Severe Weather Threat

There is the possibility of two main rounds of thunderstorms today and tonight, the first being scattered "pop-up" thunderstorms that form this afternoon. Potential hazards with these storms include: 

  • Frequent lightning 
  • Brief heavy downpours
  • Small hail
  • Gusty winds

The second round will likely be a line of storms ahead of a cold front that enters northwest AL around or just before sunset this evening. Potential hazards with these storms will be:

  • Heavy rainfall and flooding, especially over NE AL where torrential rain fell this weekend 
  • Wind gusts up to 60 MPH