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2010 NWS Birmingham Open House

On Saturday, March 13th, 2010, the National Weather Service in Birmingham held its annual Open House at the office on Shelby County Airport.  Starting at 10 am, the public began streaming in to see how things work in the office, meet the forecasters and take a tour of the office.  In addition to touring the office, the public was able to tour the emergency vehicles of some of our local Emergency Management Agencies.

Special thanks go out to the following folks for making our Annual Open House a success:


  • Shelby County Red Cross
  • Calera Swift Water Rescue Team
  • Peham FD Hazmat
  • Alabaster Decon Unit
  • Shelby County Sheriff's Office and Search Hound Daisy Duke
  • Jefferson County EMA
  • Shelby County EMA
  • Alabama EMA
  • Alabaster Police Department
  • Calera Police Department
  • Shelby County Airport
  • CERT Volunteers
  • ALERT of Central Alabama