All roads in the following counties have been deemed impassable until further notice due to icy conditions: Fayette, Lamar, Marion, Pickens, and Winston counties. Here is the text straight from the emergency transmission:
THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCIES IN MARION, WINSTON, LAMAR, FAYETTE AND PICKENS COUNTIES.
MARION, WINSTON, LAMAR, FAYETTE, AND PICKENS COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCIES HAVE DEEMED ALL ROADS AND BRIDGES MAINTAINED BY COUNTY ROAD DEPARTMENTS IMPASSABLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC ARE ADVISED THAT WHEN ROADS AND BRIDGES BECOME IMPASSABLE, ALL TRAVEL SHOULD BE SUSPENDED OR DELAYED. ONLY EMERGENCY VEHICLES SHOULD TRAVEL ON COUNTY ROADS AND BRIDGES AT THIS TIME.
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Scott Martin is an operational meteorologist, professional graphic artist, musician, husband, and father. Not only is Scott a member of the National Weather Association, but he is also the Central Alabama Chapter of the NWA president. Scott is also the co-founder of Racecast Weather, which provides forecasts for many racing series across the USA. He also supplies forecasts for the BassMaster Elite Series events including the BassMaster Classic.
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