Category: Severe Weather

Fairfield Tornado an EF-1

Fairfield Tornado an EF-1

| June 24, 2017 @ 3:43 pm

The tornado that occurred in Fairfield on June 22, 2017, was initially considered to be an EF-2, however, with additional survey work performed today, the NWS has decided a high-end EF-1 rating is more appropriate. See the details of their reasoning here.

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A Rare PDS Severe Thunderstorm Watch to the North

A Rare PDS Severe Thunderstorm Watch to the North

| May 27, 2017 @ 5:53 pm

Not something you see very often, but a rare PDS (Particularly Dangerous Situation) Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for portions of the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys.

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Strong Storms Affecting Elmore, Tallapoosa, Coosa, & Clay Counties

Strong Storms Affecting Elmore, Tallapoosa, Coosa, & Clay Counties

| April 30, 2017 @ 4:52 pm

At 4:48 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Stewartville to near Dexter. Movement was east at 30 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

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Radar Update at 12:30PM

Radar Update at 12:30PM

| April 30, 2017 @ 12:31 pm

Dangerous storms over Northwest and West Central Alabama right now with damaging winds and possible tornadoes the threats.

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