In recent years, West Alabama communities have learned to take heed to weather forecasts and warnings of possible inclement weather. So, with meteorologists issuing warnings as early as last week, everyone is on standby. Luckily, our favorite meteorologist is with us every step of the way, providing us with information.

As of 11:00 a.m., James Spann gave the following information regarding this today's weather conditions.

 

Severe weather update...

Posted by James Spann on Tuesday, February 2, 2016

He says that while there is a threat of tornadic activity, our biggest threat is going to be straight-line winds.  Whatever the case, it's better to be prepared for something that doesn't happen than unprepared for something that does.