Afternoon could bring strong winds, plenty of rain

Published 7:43 am Thursday, January 12, 2023

If you own a weather radio, make sure it’s plugged in and turned on today.

The National Weather Service in Mobile is predicting a strong line of thunderstorms coming across our area today. Although our area has been downgraded to the “slight” area for severe weather, the possibility for some strong, damaging winds still exists.

The graphic associated with this story indicates that the Escambia County, AL area could expect to see the most weather activity between noon and 6 p.m.

Please be aware of changing conditions and monitor local weather sources and your NOAA Weather Radio for any warnings that may be issued.