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The National Weather Service has issued a TORNADO WATCH effective until 7:00 p.m. for much of Alabama.
Counties under the tornado watch include:
BALDWIN BIBB BLOUNT BUTLER CHILTON CHOCTAW CLARKE CONECUH COVINGTON CRENSHAW DALLAS ESCAMBIA FAYETTE GREENE HALE JEFFERSON LAMAR MARENGO MARION MOBILE MONROE PERRY PICKENS SHELBY SUMTER TUSCALOOSA WALKER WASHINGTON WILCOX WINSTON
The WSFA 12 Storm Vision team is in the weather center and will keep you notified of changes.