The 2021 Atlantic hurricane season begins June 1, but the National Hurricane Center will begin issuing advisories May 15 for the first time.
The risk of severe weather in the local area is increasing.
Two rounds of severe weather are expected here tonight and tomorrow.
Two rounds of severe thunderstorm activity is forecast for today and tomorrow.
More severe weather is forecast for tonight and Friday into Saturday.
More severe thunderstorm activity is in today's forecast along with a wind advisory through 7 p.m. tonight.
Tropical Storm Cristobal is strengthening, but should remain a tropical storm as it makes landfall late tomorrow or early Monday morning.
Twisters in Alabama Easter day all registered as EF-1 tornadoes.
A tree was blown across U.S. 90 during Tuesday's storms.
More severe weather is forecast for the area beginning Tuesday into Wednesday.