Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for West, Central Alabama Saturday
Update: The National Weather Center in Birmingham said "strong thunderstorms will impact portions of southern Tuscaloosa, southern Pickens, northern Perry, Greene, Hale, Bibb and northwestern Sumpter counties through 7:30 p.m."
Locations of impact include the cities of:
The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a severe thunderstorm watch that began Saturday afternoon at 3:29 p.m and is expected to continue until 10 p.m.
The watch covers West and Central Alabama, as well as parts of Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi.
Primary threats include scattered, damaging winds gusts up to 70 mph.
The National Weather Service in Birmingham said "scattered thunderstorms are developing ahead of a cold front from southern Arkansas eastward across northern Mississippi into Alabama."
In the event of severe weather, we will provide updates for the counties in the Townsquare Media listening area.
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