Archive for April 11th, 2013

All Clear for Alabama

All Clear for Alabama

| April 11, 2013 @ 10:22 pm

  All watches and warnings have been allowed to expire across our part of the state. Things are finally winding down and the worst of the weather has now pushed over into Georgia. The rest of the night will be calm and things begin to clear out. There are few light showers to the south […]

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Tornado Warning Barbour/Russell Counties until 10:15 PM

Tornado Warning Barbour/Russell Counties until 10:15 PM

| April 11, 2013 @ 9:23 pm

Another severe thunderstorm has developed across southeast Alabama with a possible tornado. This storm is moving to the Northeast at 35 mph and will be impacting areas northeast of Clayton and the worst part of the storm should stay just south of Phenix City but north of Eufaula. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS […]

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Tornado Watch Update

Tornado Watch Update

| April 11, 2013 @ 9:07 pm

  THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS CANCELLED THE TORNADO WATCH FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN ALABAMA THIS CANCELS 3 COUNTIES ELMORE, MONTGOMERY, TALLAPOOSA THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…ALEXANDER CITY…MILLBROOK… MONTGOMERY AND WETUMPKA. TORNADO WATCH REMAINS VALID UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS CHAMBERS, LEE, MACON, RUSSELL, BARBOUR, BULLOCK, PIKE THIS INCLUDES […]

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Tornado Warning Lee/Macon/Tallapoosa until 9:15 PM

Tornado Warning Lee/Macon/Tallapoosa until 9:15 PM

| April 11, 2013 @ 8:43 pm

A tornado is being reported on the ground with this storm as the correlation coefficient of radar is detecting debris aloft with this storm. The storm is moving to the northeast at 35 mph. The storm will clip portions of Macon and Tallapoosa County but should mostly impact Lee County. Areas west, north and near […]

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A Few More Watch Counties Cleared

A Few More Watch Counties Cleared

| April 11, 2013 @ 8:11 pm

  TORNADO WATCH HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR CALHOUN, CLAY, CLEBURNE, RANDOLPH, CHEROKEE COUNTIES THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…ANNISTON…ASHLAND…CENTRE… HEFLIN…JACKSONVILLE…LINEVILLE AND ROANOKE.   IT CONTINUES FOR ELMORE, MONTGOMERY, CHAMBERS, LEE  MACON, RUSSELL, TALLAPOOSA, BARBOUR,  BULLOCK, PIKE COUNTIES THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…ALEXANDER CITY…AUBURN…EUFAULA… LANETT…MILLBROOK…MONTGOMERY…OPELIKA…PHENIX CITY…TROY…

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Elmore, Macon, Montgomery and Tallapoosa

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Elmore, Macon, Montgomery and Tallapoosa

| April 11, 2013 @ 7:44 pm

Severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for parts of several counties in East Central Alabama. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR… SOUTHEASTERN ELMORE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ALABAMA… NORTHWESTERN MACON COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST ALABAMA… NORTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA… SOUTHERN TALLAPOOSA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL […]

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Watch Expanded/Contracted

Watch Expanded/Contracted

| April 11, 2013 @ 7:10 pm

The tornado watch has been extended for Elmore and Montgomery Counties. The tornado watch expired for Autauga, Chilton, Coosa, Lowndes and Talladega Counties. The tornado watch continues for Barbour, Bullock, Calhoun, Chambers, Cherokee, Clay, Cleburne, Lee, Macon, Pike, Randolph, Russell and Tallapoosa Counties until 10:00 PM CDT.

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Parts of Lowneds/Montgomery til 745

Severe Thunderstorm Warning Parts of Lowneds/Montgomery til 745

| April 11, 2013 @ 7:06 pm

A severe thunderstorm is approaching the city of Montgomery. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR… EAST CENTRAL LOWNDES COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA… MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA… * UNTIL 745 PM CDT * AT 703 PM CDT…THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE […]

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Five More Watch Counties Cleared

Five More Watch Counties Cleared

| April 11, 2013 @ 6:27 pm

IN CENTRAL ALABAMA BLOUNT, DALLAS, SHELBY, ST. CLAIR, ETOWAH THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…ALABASTER…COLUMBIANA…GADSDEN… MOODY…ONEONTA…PELHAM…PELL CITY AND SELMA. TORNADO WATCH 96 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN ALABAMA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 7 COUNTIES IN CENTRAL ALABAMA AUTAUGA CHILTON COOSA ELMORE LOWNDES MONTGOMERY TALLADEGA THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…CLANTON…FORT […]

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Three More Counties Cleared from Watch

Three More Counties Cleared from Watch

| April 11, 2013 @ 5:34 pm

IN CENTRAL ALABAMA BIBB JEFFERSON PERRY THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…BIRMINGHAM…BRENT…CENTREVILLE… HOOVER…MARION AND UNIONTOWN. TORNADO WATCH 96 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN ALABAMA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 12 COUNTIES IN CENTRAL ALABAMA AUTAUGA BLOUNT CHILTON COOSA DALLAS ELMORE LOWNDES MONTGOMERY SHELBY ST. CLAIR TALLADEGA IN NORTHEAST ALABAMA ETOWAH […]

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Severe Weather Threat Ends for Many

Severe Weather Threat Ends for Many

| April 11, 2013 @ 5:19 pm

The severe weather threat ends with the passing of the big squall line. It is now over for places like Cullman, Birmingham, Brent, Marion and points west. The NWS will be dropping several more counties shortly from the watch soon. Temperatures fall off quickly into the 60s behind the front, which is not far behind […]

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Tornado Watch Trimmed to the West

Tornado Watch Trimmed to the West

| April 11, 2013 @ 4:39 pm

As the storms to continue slowly moving east, some of our counties to the west are being trimmed out of the watch as the severe threat has lessened. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS CANCELLED TORNADO WATCH 96 FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS WALKER, WINSTON, GREENE, HALE, MARENGO, SUMTER & TUSCALOOSA COUNTIES. THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF…DEMOPOLIS…EUTAW…GREENSBORO… […]

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning – NE Cullman, SW Marshall, SE Morgan until 4:30

Severe Thunderstorm Warning – NE Cullman, SW Marshall, SE Morgan until 4:30

| April 11, 2013 @ 4:07 pm

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HUNTSVILLE HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR… NORTHEASTERN CULLMAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ALABAMA… EXTREME SOUTHWESTERN MARSHALL COUNTY IN NORTHEAST ALABAMA… SOUTHEASTERN MORGAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ALABAMA… * UNTIL 430 PM CDT * AT 404 PM CDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE […]

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New Tornado Watch for East Alabama

New Tornado Watch for East Alabama

| April 11, 2013 @ 3:47 pm

Tornado watch will last until 10 PM this evening. A line of storms continues to moves east across Alabama. The threat of severe weather will persist through the evening and into the overnight hours. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH 99 IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS […]

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Storms Growing over Eastern Alabama.

Storms Growing over Eastern Alabama.

| April 11, 2013 @ 3:46 pm

As we feared, the instability levels have come up as a result of the heating of the day working with increasing moisture moving into form the south ahead of surface low over eastern Mississippi and approaching upper level trough. Storms continue to intensify east of I-65 and south of I-20 this afternoon. They are beginning […]

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Four Counties Cleared From Watch

Four Counties Cleared From Watch

| April 11, 2013 @ 3:32 pm

This is the text of a severe warning from the National Weather Service for part of the AlabamaWX.com coverage area. Standby for more details to be added to this post by our meteorologists. Four counties have been removed from the tornado watch: Fayette, Lamar, Marion and Pickens. The tornado watch continues for Autauga, Bibb, Blount, […]

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Cullman County til 4 PM

Severe Thunderstorm Warning Cullman County til 4 PM

| April 11, 2013 @ 3:30 pm

Severe storms are entering Cullman County from the west. Damaging winds and large hail are likely with this storms as it affects portion of northwest Cullman County. West Point, Cullman and Vinemont are in this storm’s path.  Traveling along Interstate 65 north of Cullman could be a bit rough at times. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE […]

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Tornado Warning Winston County until 3:45PM

Tornado Warning Winston County until 3:45PM

| April 11, 2013 @ 3:19 pm

High probability of tornadoes from the comma head of the MCV moving through Winston County. Strong rotation northwest of Arley. Bryan Falls says his contact in the Sherriff’s office in Winston County is reporting trees and power lines down. The NWS Huntsville is also issuing a tornado warning for Lawrence and Morgan Counties. This storm […]

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