Weekend Severe Storms

TONIGHT Severe storms are possible for Etowah County between 10 p.m. and 3 AM central time. The main threat will be damaging winds, however, an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.

SATURDAY Tomorrow, the threat of severe weather returns. Threats will include: damaging winds, hail, and the possibility of an isolated tornado.

Understand that the timeline of events will change often. Follow GECEMA on Facebook and Twitter for the latest updates.  Please secure outdoor furniture and belongings that could become dangerous projectiles in a strong wind event. Take this time to review your family’s safety plan, inventory disaster supply kits, and identify safe sheltering locations. Always have more than one way to receive emergency alerts. Visit http://gecema.com/thunderstorm/ and http://gecema.com/tornado/ for more severe weather preparedness tips.

 

For more information, contact the Gadsden/Etowah EMA at 256-549-4575

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