West Alabama Severe Weather: Find Your Nearest Storm Shelter
Alabama is expecting severe weather Monday, March 15 and Wednesday, March, 17.
The National Weather Service in Birmingham issued a significant weather advisory for Monday with an outlook of severe weather. Another stormy day is expected to take place the following Wednesday.
Citizens across the state are encouraged to begin preparation and planning now. Local storm shelters are available across the state to assist families and pets in need.
STORM SHELTERS LISTED BY COUNTY:
- The University of Alabama
- 2700 University Blvd. E Tuscaloosa, AL. 35404
- (On/Off Campus Storm Shelters here)
- McDonald Hughes Center
- 3101 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd. Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35401
- Pet friendly
- Salvation Army Shelter Safe Room
- 2902 Greensboro Ave. Tuscaloosa, AL. 35403
- Coaling Fire Department
- 15150 Highway 11 N. Coaling, AL. 35453
- Northside Park
- 13003 Northside Rd. Berry, AL. 35546
- Wallace Tingle Park Shelter
- 17058 Tingle Tangle Rd. Vance, AL. 35490
- Myrtlewood Elementary
- 14661 Gainsville Rd. Fosters, AL. 35463
For more information about available storm shelters in Tuscaloosa County, click here.
- 419 Spring St. Adamsville, AL. 35005 (near the Senior Citizens Center)
- 7276 Johns Rd. Adger, AL. 35006
- Bagley Fire Department
- 7175 Bankhead Hwy. Dora, AL. 35062
- This shelter is for residents around the fire department only
- 657 9th Ave. Bessemer, AL. 35022
- Jimmie Hudson Park
- 305 Pratt Highway, Birmingham, AL. 35214
- Pratt City Park
- 1331 3rd St. Birmingham, AL. 35214
For more information about storm shelters located in Jefferson County, click here.
- West Perry/East Hale Fire Department
- Perry County Highway 48 Newbern, AL. 36765
- Parnell Community Shelter
- Off County Road 6
For more information about the new storm shelters located in Perry County, click here.
- Lawrence Mill Storm Shelter
- Hwy. 43/171 N across from El Bethel Road, Fayette, AL. 35555
- Oak Ridge Storm Shelter
- 10488 Hwy 159 Kennedy, AL. 35574
- Newtonville Community Center Storm Shelter
- 490 Center Rd. Fayette, AL. 35555
- Fowlers Crossroads Community Shelter #1
- 2555 Prospect Rd. Bankston, AL. 35542
- Fayette County Courthouse Annex Shelter
- 103 1st Ave. NW Courthouse Annex Fayette, AL. 35555
- 647 Fourth Ave. Nauvoo, AL. 35578
- McCollum Midway
- 16753 Hwy 69 Jasper, AL. 35579
- 2875 Wire Rd. Townley, AL. 35587
- 224 Smothers Ave. Eldridge, AL. 35554
- 2446 Saragossa Rd. Nauvoo, AL. 35578
To view a map of more storm shelters in Walker County, click here.
Hale County (List courtesy of WVTM13)
- Greensboro Baptist Church
- 908 Main St. Greensboro, AL. 36744
- Moundville Fire Department
- 410 Market St. Moundville, AL. 35474
- Adjacent to City Hall
- A storm shelter is located adjacent to the Auburn Rural Studios Brown House on AL-61.
- Westover City Storm Shelter
- 3312 Westover Rd. Sterrett, AL. 35147
- West Shelby Community Shelter
- 4175 Hwy 22, Montevallo, AL. 35115
- Vincent Community Storm Shelter
- 5384 Hwy 62, Vincent, AL. 35178
- Columbiana Community Storm Shelter
- 107 Mildred St. Columbiana, AL. 35051
For more information about storm shelters in Shelby County, click here.
- 751 5th St. NW, Aliceville, AL. 35442
- Near Joyful News Head Start
- 112 Bains Rd. Ethelsville, AL. 35461
- 41 Elliott St. Carrollton, AL. 35447
- Next to the Post Office
- 104 3rd Ave. SW (Old Fire Dept.) Reform, AL. 35481
- 11 Jackson-Ferry Rd. (Hwy 14 before St. John Baptist Church) Pickensville, AL. 35447
- 1st Ave. W Gordo, AL. 35446
- Next to Gordo Flea Market
For more information on storm shelters in Pickens County, click here.
- Greene County High School
- 14221 US HWY 11 (just outside of Eutaw)
For more information on Greene County storm shelters, click here.
Bibb County (List courtesy of WBRC FOX6)
- Brent/Centreville Senior Center & Emergency Storm Shelter
- 10445 Highway 5 Brent, AL. 35034
- 6480 Hwy. 82, Eoline, AL. 35042
- 7259 Hwy. 36, Randolph, AL. 36792
- West Blocton
- 828 Cahaba River Dr. West Blocton, AL. 35184
- 19456 Eastern Valley Rd. Woodstock, AL. 35188
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