Welcome into the Severe Weather Guide, presented by Townsquare Media. Our staff has put together a comprehensive guide to the weather conditions that commonly effect Tuscaloosa and surrounding West Alabama communities.

As you'll on the home page, these eight topics are covered:

  1. West Alabama Emergency Contacts
  2. West Alabama Shelter List 
  3. Creating a Family Disaster Plan
  4. Pet Safety Tips
  5. Severe Thunderstorms
  6. Tornado Safety
  7. Summer Heat Dangers
  8. Hurricanes

As you follow each link, you be taken to additional content and information about that subject.

You will also find updated information on delays and closings at local schools and businesses on the right side of the page. There's also a link to weather advisories like watches and warnings, which will give you the latest forecasts and weather maps when severe weather is on the horizon.

We hope that you reference this guide whenever the National Weather Service forecasts a possibility of inclement weather. Please bookmark the page and access it from your computer, laptop, or mobile device.

Thank you for visiting this Severe Weather Guide!