CANCELED Severe T-Storm Warning for Parts of Jefferson County Until 6:15 pm

| August 12, 2020 @ 5:38 pm

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
Central Jefferson County in central Alabama…

* Until 615 PM CDT.

* At 536 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Mulga, or
near Fairfield, and is nearly stationary.

HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

SOURCE…Radar indicated.

IMPACT…Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include…
Western Birmingham, Fairfield, Pleasant Grove, Adamsville,
Graysville, Sylvan Springs, Mulga, Maytown, Edgewater, McDonald
Chapel, Forestdale, Minor and Docena.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Category: Alabama's Weather, ALL POSTS, Severe Weather

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Scott Martin is an operational meteorologist, professional graphic artist, musician, husband, and father. Not only is Scott a member of the National Weather Association, but he is also the Central Alabama Chapter of the NWA president. Scott is also the co-founder of Racecast Weather, which provides forecasts for many racing series across the USA. He also supplies forecasts for the BassMaster Elite Series events including the BassMaster Classic.

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