Severe Weather Alerts

Thursday, May 28, 2020, 2:00 PM -- updated graphics, updated text in RED

According to the latest data from the National Weather Service: Tuscaloosa County is in a marginal risk for severe storms this afternoon. Threats today are damaging winds and small hail. There is not a tornado risk today. A brief specific to Tuscaloosa County is below:


  • Tuscaloosa County is in a marginal risk for severe storms today, May 28, 2020.
  • Timing: 2 PM to 6 PM
  • Threats: damaging winds up to 60 MPH and hail. 

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Weather Links:

National Weather Service Latest

Storm Prediction Center

Safer Sheltering Tips

Public Shelter Locations

Weather Media Serving Tuscaloosa

Programming a NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings Defined

Disclaimer: With any weather situation, changes can happen rapidly. Tuscaloosa County EMA encourages you to use multiple sources when monitoring weather events, including the National Weather ServiceNOAA weather radiosweather apps, or local television and radio stations.

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