tornado

Hurricane Zeta Local Impacts

    Hurricane Zeta continues to strengthen in the Gulf of Mexico as it moves toward southeast Louisiana. Zeta has the potential to bring tropical storm winds into some of our nothern and…

Mostly Cloudy And Humid, With Rain Showers Late

  Mostly cloudy skies and a couple rain showers will dominate our weather today. Early morning fog will burn off over the next several hours as the temperatures start to rise. Above average…

Marginal Risk Of Severe Weather Today

  Expect a couple rounds of showers and thunderstorms to move through our area, this afternoon into the evening hours. The remnants of Tropical Storm Beta will continue to move through the…

An EF2 Tornado Touched Down in Barbour County Tuesday

An EF2 tornado with estimated top winds of 130 mph touched down in Barbour County late Tuesday morning just after 11:30am CDT. Below are the official survey results from the National Weather Service in Birmingham. Although not in our viewing…

March 3, 2019 Tornado Coverage- As it Happened

On this 1 year anniversary of the EF4 tornado that devastated parts of our communities, we look back at the WLTZ First Weather team's coverage of the complete track of the EF4 tornado that touched down in Macon County, AL…

Slight Risk of Severe Storms and Heavy Rainfall

Another round of rain and thunderstorms today.  The first round of rain and thunderstorms this morning could become severe producing damaging winds and a brief tornado. Of course, heavy rainfall will accompany these storms…

Beauregard Strong

  It’s hard to believe that one year ago our entire community was shaken by losing 23 people to a tornado. Many families have been affected by this natural disaster including 12-year-old Kayla…