Elmore County under a Marginal Risk for Severe Weather, Thursday, August 31, 2017

According to the National Weather Service in Birmingham, AL, Elmore County is under a marginal risk for Severe Weather on Thursday, August 31, 2017.

There is a very low risk for brief, weak tornadoes that will continue through the day on Thursday, mainly between 11 AM and midnight. Areas along and north of a line from Demopolis to Calera to Anniston are under a slight risk, while areas further south are in a marginal risk. Below is a graphic form the Weather Forecast Office in Birmingham and the Hazardous Weather Outlook (HWO).



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
1101 AM CDT Thu Aug 31 2017

Cleburne-Pickens-Tuscaloosa-Jefferson-Shelby-St. Clair-Talladega-
1101 AM CDT Thu Aug 31 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the counties served by the
National Weather Service office in Birmingham.

.DAY ONE...Outlook through Tonight.

The remnants of Harvey will approach Alabama and is expected to
bring a threat for brief tornadoes to the forecast area. The threat
could continue until 10 PM. The best chance for brief tornadoes
should generally be along and northwest of a line from Selma to
Clanton to Wedowee, though a brief tornado cannot be ruled out
farther south and east.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


Activation of storm spotters and emergency management may be needed
through tonight.