The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

February 10, 2014

Winter storm warning for Birmingham, Gadsden; winter weather advisory for Athens, Limestone County

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a winter storm warning beginning 9 o'clock tonight. The warning area includes the cities of Hamilton, Jasper, Birmingham, Hoover, Pell City Tuscaloosa and Gadsden.


Athens and Limestone County are under a winter weather advisory from 6 tonight to noon Tuesday.

Forecasters say accumulations of one to two inches of snow are possible across much of north central Alabama. Accumulations of up to two-tenths of freezing rain are also possible.

A second round of wintry precipitation will likely begin Tuesday night and last through Wednesday night.