Tornado Watch until 5 AM
Damaging wind gusts up to 70 mph and tornadoes appear likely.
The ‘General Daniel Chappie James Jr. Bridge’, commonly known as Three Mile Bridge, is expected to open February 13, according to Senator Doug Broxson. https://www.wkrg.com/northwest-florida/escambia-county/westbound-span-of-three-mile-bridge-expected-to-open-february-13/
Wawa, a widely-known gas station and convenience store chain with nearly 1,000 locations is planning to open more than 40 stores across south Alabama and the Florida Panhandle over the next eight to 10 years, according to a release from the Mobile Chamber. https://www.wkrg.com/local-news/wawa-opening-8-locations-along-gulf-coast-in-mobile-baldwin-co-and-pensacola/
County officials told WKRG News 5 four people were inspected by EMS on-scene. They said two people chose to go to the hospital under their own power and the other two refused additional treatment. There were no EMS transports.” https://www.wkrg.com/northwest-florida/escambia-county/1-injured-after-fire-explosion-at-fortis-institute-facility-escambia-co-fire-rescue/
Chad Barwick has been selected as the next Superintendent/Director of Catholic Education for Catholic schools of the Archdiocese of Mobile, according to a release. https://www.wkrg.com/mobile-county/new-superintendent-named-for-catholic-schools-of-the-archdiocese-of-mobile/