Winter Weather Impacts for Friday, December 8, 2017

As of 9:30 AM Wednesday, December 6, 2017

A rain/snow mix is possible for Friday, December 8, 2017. Here is the latest information on any possible impacts. Temperatures above freezing will limit accumulations. Localized 0.1″ to 0.25″ accumulations will be possible on grassy surfaces during the day. Amounts of up to 0.5″ are possible at higher elevations in Eastern Alabama.

Below is the Hazardous Weather Outlook from the National Weather Service Weather Forecast Office in Birmingham along with a graphic.  Elmore County EMA will be monitoring this system and advise with any updates as we get closer to Friday.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook

National Weather Service Birmingham AL

446 AM CST Wed Dec 6 2017



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446 AM CST Wed Dec 6 2017

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

.DAY ONE…Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Thursday through Tuesday.

There is a low confidence risk of light accumulating snowfall on grassy surfaces on Friday. At this time the potential for localized very light accumulations is between a Demopolis to Thorsby to Ranburne line and a Montgomery to Auburn line.


Activation of storm spotters and emergency management may be needed on Friday.