The timing of the event will likely be Christmas night into Wednesday morning but a threat for popup storms including tornadoes is possible during the afternoon and early evening hours as well. A stong line of storms is expected to move through bringing damaging straight line winds following the popup storm period.
Some tips for the storm including:
- Downloading Saf-T-Net to your mobile phone. You can find the download page at www.dothanfirst.com/saftnet. The free service allows you to get warnings on your phone as soon as storms begin to develop in our area.
- Keep you weather radio nearby and operational.Continue to move forward with family gatherings but remember to keep an eye to the sky and your weather radio operational at all times.
WDHN will continue to monitor the severe weather threat and will keep you updated on information as we receive it.