Birmingham stay safe in Irma’s path. Here’s what you need to do now.

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Map of the EURO model posted on Facebook by meteorologist Dan Satterfield. According to Satterfield the EURO model has been the most accurate.

Birmingham and Alabama residents have been anxiously watching Hurricane Irma reports and maps over the past couple of days.

And our apprehension has ratcheted up a notch over the last 24 hours, with new models showing Birmingham and Eastern Alabama within the path of Irma.

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“Swiftnado” – a downtown Birmingham natural phenomenon

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Chimney Swifts in Downtown Birmingham – photo courtesy of Greg Harber

Everyone has heard of the campy summertime television series Sharknado Week on the SYFY Network.

Well, downtown Birmingham has got those Hollywood science fiction folks beat with it’s own natural “reality show” – the Swiftnado!

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