Strong Storms Pushing Slowly Across Northwest Alabama

| September 6, 2023 @ 7:14 pm

As of this point, the strongest storms were moving into and through portions of Cullman, Morgan, and Lawrence counties. The action was moving eastward at 15 mph. Hail up to 3/4 inch in diameter have been reported along with the potential of gusty winds reaching 40 mph.

Locations in the path of this cluster of storms are: Hartselle, Falkville, Vinemont, Lacon, Speake, Neel, Massey, Cole Springs, Battleground, and eastern Bankhead National Forest.

You know what to do… If thunder roars, go indoors! Consider seeking shelter inside a building. Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm. Don’t forget, lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

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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