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NOTICE: Tornado WATCH ISSUED until 1:00 PM Thursday, January 12, 2023

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
•      Tornado WATCH ISSUED until 1:00 PM Thursday, Jan. 12th. 
o      NOTE: this WATCH could be extended or shortened: go to for latest information
•      Wind ADVISORY ISSUED until 6:00 PM Thursday, Jan. 12th  

o      10-20 mph winds with gusts up to 40 mph