tornado

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…

Another Very Mild Day With Storms Late

      Another very mild start with highs expected in the low to middle 70s, today.  Winds will be breezy out of the south at times between 10 to 20 MPH.  Only a small…

Active Weather Thursday

    We're in store for a very active weather Thursday!  Currently we have two watches and no warnings in our viewing area. The tornado watch goes until 1 PM EST and the flash flood…

MARCH THIRD REMEMBERED

Tyler Redmond speaks with Meteorologists Miller Robson and Dana Barker about the March 3rd tornadoes that hit many of the surrounding communities, as well as the rebuild efforts.