Friday's storms will have the potential to generate hail in the morning, and hail plus wind and tornadoes later in the day. Flash flooding is also possible with torrential rain in spots. Much improved weather moves in for the weekend. Remember, never drive through floodwater - turn around, don't drown!
2-28-06- A freight train traveling through southern Bryan county set off a string of grass fires that sent smoke across US hwy 75. Despite a 2 hour shutdown, traffic is now moving again on the major highway.
The highway was shut down in both directions for two miles from Main Street in Calera. The fires were threatening some structures.