Strong Storms Affecting Lauderdale, Limestone, Colbert, & Lawrence Counties

| June 15, 2017 @ 12:43 pm

SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN LAUDERDALE…NORTHWESTERN LIMESTONE…SOUTHEASTERN COLBERT AND NORTHERN LAWRENCE COUNTIES UNTIL 1:15 PM CDT.

At 12:39 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms near Killen, or 9 miles east of Florence, moving southeast at 45 mph. Pea size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include…
Florence, Athens, Muscle Shoals, Sheffield, Tuscumbia, Moulton, Rogersville, Killen, Town Creek and Lexington.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms. Lightning can strike several miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle. Strong gusty winds will be capable of knocking down small tree limbs along with other small unsecured items. Seek safe shelter until these storms have passed.

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Scott Martin is a meteorologist, graphic artist, musician, husband, and a father. Scott is a member of the National Weather Association and the Central Alabama Chapter of the National Weather Association. Scott is also the co-founder of Racecast Weather, which provides accurate forecasts for many racing series across the USA.

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