Winter Storm Watch: Calhoun & Gadsden-Etowah EMA
Etowah County and Calhoun County E-M-A's have been in briefings with The National Weather Service who has issued a Winter Storm Watch in effect for Wednesday expected snow. Etowah County E-M-A Operations Manager Michael Amberson says its especially important for his agency to keep law enforcement, road departments, and schools informed because of the decisions they will have to make. He adds that local residents can remain informed in real time on Nixle, Facebook, and Twitter. Amberson shared winter weather driving tips with TV24, earlier today. Calhoun County E-M-A Assistant Ashley Siskey says the agency is in a constant state of monitoring. She says they get the weather updates and if a situation arises they are prepared to respond. Siskey says there are some simple, convenient ways to stay connected to the Calhoun County E-M-A. The Winter Weather Advisory shows the possibIlity for under a tenth of an inch of snow.