Last updated at 11:20 p.m.
The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch for Lee County on Sunday that will carry over until 6 a.m. on Monday.
Tornadoes, damaging winds and large hail are possible, according to the NWS.
The NWS also used a severe thunderstorm warning for Lee County that will last until 12:45 a.m. on Monday.
Forecasters and experts are advising Alabamians to prepare now for severe weather and have a plan in place for taking shelter.
Greene Hall — located in the College of Veterinary Medicine — and Ralph Draughon Library are opened whenever a tornado watch is issued for Auburn University, day or night, for those who do not have a suitable place to shelter.
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Campus Safety and Security said it will have precautions in place to help ensure social distancing.
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