Severe weather will be moving into Alabama this afternoon and will continue into late Tuesday or early Wednesday. The forecast calls for the possibility of strong thunderstorms and tornadoes.

With the threat of severe weather for our area this afternoon, please check back here for updates on closings and delays around West Alabama. Also, please reference our Severe Weather Guide for information and tips on how to keep you and your family safe in the event of dangerous weather.

School Closings for MONDAY, APRIL 28, 2014

  • American Christian Academy: Dismissing @ 3:15
  • Bessemer City Schools: Elem & Middle @ 1:30; High Schools @ 2
  • Birmingham City: Elem & Middle @ 1; High Schools @ 1:30
  • Fayette County Schools: Dismissing @ 1
  • Greene County Schools: Dismissing @ 11
  • Hale County Schools: Dismissing @ 1:30
  • Hoover City Schools: Dismissing 2 hours early; all busses run two hours early, no after school activities
  • Jefferson County Schools: Dismissing @ 1
  • Marion County Schools: Dismissing @ Noon
  • North River Christian School: Preschool @ 2:15, Christian School @ 2:30
  • Pickens County Schools: Closing @ 1
  • Saint Luke UMC Day Care: Closing @ 2:30
  • Shelby County Schools & Offices: Closing @ 1
  • Shelton State Community College: Closing @ 3
  • Stillman College: Closing @ 4pm
  • Tuscaloosa City Schools: High Schools, Magnet School Students, and Alberta Elementary Students Dismissing @ 1:30; Middle Schools @ 2; Elementary Schools @ 2:30
  • Tuscaloosa County Schools: Closing @ 1:30
  • Walker County Schools: Dismissing @ Noon
  • Winfield City Schools: Dismissing @ Noon
  • Winston County Schools: Dismissing @ Noon
Also of note: All locations of the Tuscaloosa Public Library will close at 3:30 today. All Tuscaloosa PARA Facilities will close at 4 today.

We'll continue to update this list as closings and cancellations are reported. Please continue to check for those updates and share this info with your friends and family.