Southeast Alabama Put Under Tropical Storm Watch

Part of the Alabama News Network viewing area is under a Tropical Storm Watch until further notice. This is in advance of the expected landfall of Hurricane Michael on the Florida panhandle in the middle part of the week.

The Tropical Storm Watch includes the following counties in our area: Butler, Coffee, Conecuh, Covington, Crenshaw and Dale. The Wiregrass are of extreme southeast Alabama is also under the watch.

A Tropical Storm Watch means that tropical storm conditions (sustained winds of 39 to 73 mph) are possible within the specified area within 48 hours.

Here are ways you can be prepared with these Alabama News Network Weather Authority tools:

Download the free Weather Authority app. Search for “ANN Weather” in your app store

Bookmark the Weather Authority web pageFacebook and Twitter pages

Check our interactive radar

Watch Alabama News Network on CBS 8, ABC 32 and the CW Montgomery for on-air updates.

Categories: Montgomery, News, South Alabama, Statewide