The National Weather Service office in Birmingham has updated the afternoon forecast to call for a mixture of wintry precipitation.

A mixture of light now and sleet may fall around Tuscaloosa with little to no accumulation expected.

Here's the latest forecast image from NWS:

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In other words, this weather event is not expected to be anything like our snowmaggedon last week.

However, to make certain our kids are safe, Tuscaloosa City and County schools are closed early today. Click the button below for more info on those school closings. Also, we have a link set up to our weather page with the latest local radar image and forecast.