NOTICE: A TORNADO WATCH has been issued in our area - Shelter #1 in Stephens Park, 500 Co. Rd 10, Montevallo is NOW OPEN. The Tornado Watch is valid until 1:00 PM, Thursday, January 12, 2023.
Please be weather prepared and aware. Tune in to the local weather service for the most up-to-date information.
• Risk: ENHANCED (medium) for Shelby County and most of Central Alabama (was Slight (low-medium))
• Timing: 9 AM – 3 PM
• Threats: Damaging winds up to 70 MPH, Tornadoes & Quarter size hail (increased possible wind speed & added hail)
o NOTE: Wind gusts outside of main storm could be strong, see Wind Advisory below
WATCHES, ADVISORIES & WARNINGS:
• Tornado WATCH ISSUED until 1:00 PM Thursday, Jan. 12th.
o NOTE: this WATCH could be extended or shortened: go to weather.gov/bmx for latest information
• Wind ADVISORY ISSUED until 6:00 PM Thursday, Jan. 12th
o 10-20 mph winds with gusts up to 40 mph