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AL WFO BIRMINGHAM Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

Posted at 1:35 PM, Feb 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-19 13:35:47-05

WFO BIRMINGHAM Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Tuesday, February 19, 2019

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

Special Weather Statement

National Weather Service Birmingham AL

1231 PM CST TUE FEB 19 2019

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL CHILTON...

SOUTHEASTERN SHELBY AND NORTHWESTERN COOSA COUNTIES UNTIL 100 PM

CST...

At 1231 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over

Thorsby, or over Jemison, moving northeast at 55 mph.

Dime size hail will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...

Columbiana, Jemison, Thorsby, Marble Valley, Lay Lake, Shelby,

Beeswax Creek Park, Alabama 4H Center, Shelby Shores, Waxahatchee

Creek, Highway 145 and CR 46, Kelley Branch and Spring Creek.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead

to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded

roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.

Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe

shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3292 8685 3322 8654 3319 8649 3317 8650

3316 8648 3315 8648 3313 8646 3312 8646

3310 8649 3310 8634 3285 8677

TIME...MOT...LOC 1831Z 225DEG 46KT 3292 8674

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL CHILTON...

SOUTHEASTERN SHELBY AND NORTHWESTERN COOSA COUNTIES UNTIL 100 PM

CST...

At 1231 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over

Thorsby, or over Jemison, moving northeast at 55 mph.

Dime size hail will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...

Columbiana, Jemison, Thorsby, Marble Valley, Lay Lake, Shelby,

Beeswax Creek Park, Alabama 4H Center, Shelby Shores, Waxahatchee

Creek, Highway 145 and CR 46, Kelley Branch and Spring Creek.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead

to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded

roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.

Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe

shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3292 8685 3322 8654 3319 8649 3317 8650

3316 8648 3315 8648 3313 8646 3312 8646

3310 8649 3310 8634 3285 8677

TIME...MOT...LOC 1831Z 225DEG 46KT 3292 8674

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL CHILTON...

SOUTHEASTERN SHELBY AND NORTHWESTERN COOSA COUNTIES UNTIL 100 PM

CST...

At 1231 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over

Thorsby, or over Jemison, moving northeast at 55 mph.

Dime size hail will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...

Columbiana, Jemison, Thorsby, Marble Valley, Lay Lake, Shelby,

Beeswax Creek Park, Alabama 4H Center, Shelby Shores, Waxahatchee

Creek, Highway 145 and CR 46, Kelley Branch and Spring Creek.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead

to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded

roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.

Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe

shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3292 8685 3322 8654 3319 8649 3317 8650

3316 8648 3315 8648 3313 8646 3312 8646

3310 8649 3310 8634 3285 8677

TIME...MOT...LOC 1831Z 225DEG 46KT 3292 8674

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