Category: Severe Weather

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Lauderdale and Colbert Counties until 7 p.m.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Parts of Lauderdale and Colbert Counties until 7 p.m.

| October 6, 2021 @ 6:31 pm

At 625 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southwest of Tuscumbia, moving north at 20 mph.

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Severe Weather Threat Continues for the Northeast Quarter of the Area

Severe Weather Threat Continues for the Northeast Quarter of the Area

| October 6, 2021 @ 5:29 pm

The severe weather threat for the locations under the Tornado Watch continues.

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CANCELED — Severe T-Storm Warning: Parts of Jackson & Madison Co. Until 5:30 pm

CANCELED — Severe T-Storm Warning: Parts of Jackson & Madison Co. Until 5:30 pm

| October 6, 2021 @ 4:58 pm

At 454 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles south of Huntland, or 15 miles northeast of Moores Mill, moving north at 30 mph.

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A Brief Update Just Before 5 pm

A Brief Update Just Before 5 pm

| October 6, 2021 @ 4:48 pm

At 4:40 pm, much of the shower and thunderstorm activity was located in between the I-65 and I-59 corridors north of the I-20 corridor. At the moment, none of these storms are severe.

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EXPIRED — Severe T-Storm Warning: Parts of Marshall, Madison, Cullman, Morgan Co. Until 4:45 pm

EXPIRED — Severe T-Storm Warning: Parts of Marshall, Madison, Cullman, Morgan Co. Until 4:45 pm

| October 6, 2021 @ 3:58 pm

At 354 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles west of Arab, moving north at 35 mph.

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Tornado Watch Issued for the Northeast Quarter of North/Central Alabama Until 10 pm

Tornado Watch Issued for the Northeast Quarter of North/Central Alabama Until 10 pm

| October 6, 2021 @ 3:02 pm

The Storm Prediction Center has issued a Tornado Watch effective immediately for the following counties… North Alabama: Cullman, DeKalb, Jackson, Limestone, Madison, Marshall, Morgan. Central Alabama: Blount, Calhoun, Cherokee, Clay, Cleburne, Etowah, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair, Randolph, Talladega.

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Portions of North/Central Alabama Upgraded to a Slight Risk for Severe Storms Today

Portions of North/Central Alabama Upgraded to a Slight Risk for Severe Storms Today

| October 6, 2021 @ 12:08 pm

As of the latest update from the Storm Prediction Center, the northeast quarter of North/Central Alabama has been placed in a level 2/5 Slight Risk for severe storms for the remainder of the day, which was upgraded from a level 1/5 Marginal Risk.

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Water Rescues Ongoing in Western Parts of the Birmingham Metro Area

Water Rescues Ongoing in Western Parts of the Birmingham Metro Area

| October 5, 2021 @ 8:11 pm

Numerous water rescues from automobiles that have stalled in floodwaters over the western part of the Birmingham Metro, including Ensley, Pratt City, and Five Points West. Village Creek is in flood at over 11 feet. The NWS in Birmingham updated the Flash Flood Warning with very strong language… …FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL […]

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Marginal Threat for Severe Storms Introduced for Wednesday

Marginal Threat for Severe Storms Introduced for Wednesday

| October 5, 2021 @ 12:30 pm

A good portion of North/Central Alabama has been included in a Marginal Risk for severe storms during the day on Wednesday, according to the latest Day 2 Severe Weather Outlook from the Storm Prediction Center.

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