Winter Weather Advisory issued January 15 at 10:16PM CST until January 17 at 6:00AM CST by NWS Mobile
Baldwin Central; Baldwin Inland; Butler; Choctaw; Clarke; Conecuh; Covington; Crenshaw; Escambia; Mobile Central; Mobile Inland; Monroe; Washington; Wilcox
...A WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION EXPECTED TO IMPACT MUCH OF THE
REGION TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...
...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS EXPECTED TO IMPACT INTERIOR PORTIONS OF
THE REGION LATE TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TUESDAY TO
6 AM CST WEDNESDAY...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TUESDAY
NIGHT TO 10 AM CST WEDNESDAY...
* WHAT...Precipitation initially in the form of a wintry mix of
light rain, sleet, and snow will gradually turn into light
snow across the region late Tuesday afternoon into Tuesday
night. Snow accumulations are generally expected to be less
than one half inch, though isolated totals over one inch
cannot be ruled out. Elevated northerly winds will bring
dangerous wind chills in the single digits late Tuesday night
into Wednesday morning.
* WHERE...Across all of southeast Mississippi, and much of
southwest and south central Alabama and the northwest Florida
Panhandle away from the immediate coast.
* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, from noon Tuesday to 6
AM CST Wednesday. For the Wind Chill Advisory, from midnight
Tuesday night to 10 AM CST Wednesday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Temperatures will fall well below
freezing Tuesday night, so any lingering light snow
accumulations on area roadways will cause slick travel
conditions even after precipitation ends. The cold wind chills
will cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow, means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and