The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

March 18, 2013

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect until 3 p.m.

The News Courier

— The National Weather Service in Huntsville has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for all North Alabama counties, including Limestone, Madison and Morgan, until 3 p.m. today.

A line of storms will be moving through the state today ahead of a strong cold front. The main threat from these storms will be high wind gusts, hail, heavy rain and lightning.