Severe weather possible Friday

Published 10:08 am Friday, March 2, 2012

Tornadoes and other severe weather are possible across Central Alabama through Friday afternoon and night, according to the National Weather Service.

Severe weather timing forecast from the National Weather Service in Calera.

The weather service forecasts a high risk of damaging winds and tornadoes Friday afternoon and Saturday morning.

Check back for any information on school closings.

Tornado probability for Friday shows an elevated risk of a tornado within 25 miles of any given spot in north-central Alabama. The hatched area shows the greater risk.

Now is the time to prepare for the possibility of severe weather. Review the safety rules and put your pre-determined safety plan into action.

Make sure you have multiple ways of receiving life saving severe weather information.