Winds gusted to 51 mph at the Birmingham Airport as out line of intense showers passed at 9:15.
Here is the METAR report from the ASOS equipment:
KBHM 201519Z 27027G44KT 1/2SM +RA FG SQ SCT009 BKN014 OVC021 13/12 A2979 RMK AO2 PK WND 28044/1515 WSHFT 1505 RAB02 PRESRR
Category: Alabama's Weather, Severe Weather
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