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Bill Murray

Bill Murray is the President of The Weather Factory. He is the site's official weather historian and a weekend forecaster. He also anchors the site's severe weather coverage. Bill Murray is the proud holder of National Weather Association Digital Seal #0001 @wxhistorian

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Cullman/Morgan/Marshall

| 3:43 pm June 26, 2015

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LATE REPORT 3:48
A severe thunderstorm warning was just issued for DeKalb County as well. Wind damage was reported earlier in downtown Fort Payne from these storms.

ORIGINAL POST

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HUNTSVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
SOUTHEASTERN MORGAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ALABAMA…
CENTRAL MARSHALL COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ALABAMA…
NORTHEASTERN CULLMAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ALABAMA…

* UNTIL 415 PM CDT

* AT 341 PM CDT…A CLUSTER OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS EXTENDED FROM
NEAR HOLLY POND TO JUST WEST OF ALBERTVILLE…MOVING NORTHEAST AT
30 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PENNY SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
ALBERTVILLE…CULLMAN…BOAZ…GUNTERSVILLE…ARAB…HOLLY POND…
MORGAN CITY…VINEMONT…DOUGLAS AND BAILEYTON.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Cleburne County

| 12:38 pm June 26, 2015

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
SOUTHEASTERN CLEBURNE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ALABAMA…

* UNTIL 100 PM CDT

* AT 1237 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER HEFLIN…
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
HEFLIN…EDWARDSVILLE AND LAKE CLEBURNE.

Showers and Storms Getting an Early Start

| 11:04 am June 26, 2015

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Scattered showers and storms have formed across Central Alabama this morning.

One storm is over western Jefferson County west of Bessemer. It will move toward Bessemer, Midfield and Lipscomb.

Others are forming near Northport in Tuscaloosa County and one is south of Boligee in West Alabama. A developing storm is between Wilsonville and Chelsea in Shelby County.

Developing storms are north of Marvel or west of Maylene in Shelby County and one is forming just south of Acton Road in southern Jefferson County into northern Shelby.

In Northeast Clay County, there is a storm near Delta or northeast of Lineville.

Everything is moving generally but erratically to the east.

Watch for lightning and brief heavy rain.

Showers and storms will be on the increase through the day and will be prevalent through Saturday across Central Alabama.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Sumter County

| 7:47 pm June 25, 2015

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
SOUTHWESTERN SUMTER COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ALABAMA…

* UNTIL 830 PM CDT

* AT 746 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER CUBA…
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 5 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
YORK…CUBA…KINTERBISH…I 20 WELCOME CENTER AT CUBA…WARD AND
OLD MALLARD AIRPORT.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Cleburne County

| 4:59 pm June 25, 2015

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
CLEBURNE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ALABAMA…

* UNTIL 530 PM CDT

* AT 458 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR PIEDMONT…
MOVING SOUTH AT 15 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
HEFLIN…FRUITHURST…EDWARDSVILLE…MARS HILLS…MUSCADINE…
ABERNATHY…SWEETWATER LAKE…I 20 WELCOME CENTER…OAK LEVEL…
COLEMAN LAKE AND CAMPGROUND…LAKE CLEBURNE…BORDEN SPRINGS AND
LIBERTY HILL.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Pickens County

| 4:29 pm June 25, 2015

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
SOUTHERN PICKENS COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ALABAMA…

* UNTIL 515 PM CDT

* AT 428 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR BENEVOLA…
OR 9 MILES SOUTH OF GORDO…MOVING WEST AT 20 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
ALICEVILLE…CARROLLTON…PICKENSVILLE…MCMULLEN…BEVILL LOCK AND
DAM…JOHNSTON LAKE…GARDEN…BENEVOLA…GAINESVILLE LAKE
CAMPGROUND…GEORGE DOWNER AIRPORT…PIONEER…KIRK…COCHRANE AND
DILLBURG.