Category: Severe Weather

Strong Storms Affecting Parts Of Marion and Lamar Counties

Strong Storms Affecting Parts Of Marion and Lamar Counties

| March 27, 2017 @ 11:49 pm

At 1143 PM CDT, strong thunderstorms were along a line extending from New Salem to near Lake Buttahatchee. Movement was southeast at 25 mph. Nickel size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

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A Strong Storm Affecting Parts Of Tuscaloosa County

A Strong Storm Affecting Parts Of Tuscaloosa County

| March 27, 2017 @ 11:18 pm

At 1116 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over southern Tuscaloosa, moving east at 45 mph. Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

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Strong Storms Moving Into Parts Of Marion And Winston Counties

Strong Storms Moving Into Parts Of Marion And Winston Counties

| March 27, 2017 @ 10:47 pm

At 1042 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Fairview to 6 miles southeast of Moulton.

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A Quick Check Of Our Weather Situation At 10:20PM

A Quick Check Of Our Weather Situation At 10:20PM

| March 27, 2017 @ 10:17 pm

For much of the Central Alabama area, this have calmed down greatly, but up to the northern part of the state, a line of strong to severe thunderstorms are continuing their march to the southeast.

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Strong Storms Moving Into Jackson County

Strong Storms Moving Into Jackson County

| March 27, 2017 @ 9:50 pm

At 946 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Huntland, or 17 miles southwest of Winchester, moving east at 50 mph. Penny size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch #0090 Has Expired For All Alabama Counties

Severe Thunderstorm Watch #0090 Has Expired For All Alabama Counties

| March 27, 2017 @ 9:00 pm

Both the NWS offices in Huntsville and Birmingham are allowing the Severe Thunderstorm Watch to expire at 9:00PM as first issued.

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Strong Storms About To Affect Talladega, Tallapoosa, Coosa & Clay Counties

Strong Storms About To Affect Talladega, Tallapoosa, Coosa & Clay Counties

| March 27, 2017 @ 8:55 pm

At 851 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Logan Martin Lake to Bradford. Movement was northeast at 40 mph. Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

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Strong Storms Approaching Parts Of Calhoun And Etowah Counties

Strong Storms Approaching Parts Of Calhoun And Etowah Counties

| March 27, 2017 @ 8:47 pm

At 842 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Glencoe, or 9 miles south of Hokes Bluff, moving northeast at 50 mph. Dime size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

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Strong Storms Approaching Parts Of Shelby, St. Clair, & Talladega Counties

Strong Storms Approaching Parts Of Shelby, St. Clair, & Talladega Counties

| March 27, 2017 @ 8:27 pm

At 822 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Westover, or 8 miles north of Wilsonville, moving northeast at 50 mph. Wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with this storm.

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Just A Few Storm Reports From Around The Area

Just A Few Storm Reports From Around The Area

| March 27, 2017 @ 8:01 pm

Several reports of hail covering the ground from all around the area, along with funnel clouds spotted and some wind damage.

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Strong Storms Moving Across Central Alabama

Strong Storms Moving Across Central Alabama

| March 27, 2017 @ 7:15 pm

Strong storms are moving northeast across Central Alabama at this hour. They are not severe now, but could intensify.

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Latest On Our Weather Situation At 3:00PM

Latest On Our Weather Situation At 3:00PM

| March 27, 2017 @ 3:05 pm

Severe thunderstorms have now moved into the northwestern corner of the state, with other cells developing across parts of Central Alabama out ahead of that action.

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Strong Storms Will Soon Be Affecting Lauderdale & Colbert Counties

Strong Storms Will Soon Be Affecting Lauderdale & Colbert Counties

| March 27, 2017 @ 1:43 pm

At 1:32 PM, a cluster of strong thunderstorms over Tishomingo moving northeast at 55 mph. Pea size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

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A Quick Look At Our Weather Situation At 1:00PM

A Quick Look At Our Weather Situation At 1:00PM

| March 27, 2017 @ 1:12 pm

We have a few isolated showers breaking out over parts of the state right now, but the severe activity is really starting to pick up to our northwest.

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A Quick Look At Our Weather Situation At 9:00AM

A Quick Look At Our Weather Situation At 9:00AM

| March 27, 2017 @ 9:03 am

We currently have partly to mostly cloudy skies across the area, but strong to severe storms are expected across the area during the afternoon and evening hours.

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Storm Prediction Center Severe Weather Outlook Categories Explained

Storm Prediction Center Severe Weather Outlook Categories Explained

| March 25, 2017 @ 6:02 pm

Storm Prediction Center outlooks can be confusing. This post explains what they mean.

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It’s a Good Time to Check Your Severe Weather Safety Plan

It’s a Good Time to Check Your Severe Weather Safety Plan

| March 25, 2017 @ 6:01 pm

When severe weather threatens, stack the odds in your favor by having a plan and a reliable way to get warnings immediately.

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A Quick Look At Our Weather Situation At 5:30PM

A Quick Look At Our Weather Situation At 5:30PM

| March 25, 2017 @ 5:35 pm

The line of showers and thunderstorms is continuing to slowly make its way across Central Alabama at this time, and so far, we have not had a single warning issued at all.

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