10pm Thursday Update… Severe Risk Over… Lots of Wind Damage Reports! #alwx @wvua23

drq23.pngAt 10pm Thursday, the risk of severe weather has come to an end across our area, but rain and thunder continues for a large chunk of west and central Alabama. The widespread, heavier rain will come to an end overnight.

There are numerous wind damage reports coming in this evening, from the line of storms that pushed through this evening. We’ve had reports of trees down on cars and houses. Some roads are blocked by falling trees. At 10pm, 49,000 residents were without power according to Alabama Power.

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Severe thunderstorm warning for cullman county until 8pm @wvua23 #alwx

2E445EAE-ADB0-43F7-AD32-D377947F889F.pngSEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
734 PM CDT THU APR 18 2019

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HUNTSVILLE ALABAMA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
CULLMAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ALABAMA…
MORGAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL ALABAMA…
SOUTHERN LAWRENCE COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN ALABAMA…

* UNTIL 800 PM CDT.

* AT 734 PM CDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 11 MILES WEST OF MOULTON TO NEAR JASPER, MOVING EAST
AT 50 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND PENNY SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
CULLMAN, HARTSELLE, HANCEVILLE, GOOD HOPE, FALKVILLE, HOLLY POND,
DODGE CITY, BALDWIN, VINEMONT AND SOMERVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

REMAIN ALERT FOR A POSSIBLE TORNADO! TORNADOES CAN DEVELOP QUICKLY
FROM SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. IF YOU SPOT A TORNADO GO AT ONCE INTO THE
BASEMENT OR SMALL CENTRAL ROOM IN A STURDY STRUCTURE.

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS, AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Blount and St. Clair county until 8:45pm #alwx @wvua23

4417DED2-427F-456D-80A8-7DACCE57693B.pngSEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
732 PM CDT THU APR 18 2019

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
BLOUNT COUNTY IN CENTRAL ALABAMA…
ST. CLAIR COUNTY IN CENTRAL ALABAMA…

* UNTIL 845 PM CDT.

* AT 732 PM CDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR SMITH DAM TO PINSON TO NEAR MOUNT LAUREL,
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 55 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
PELL CITY, LEEDS, MOODY, RAINBOW CITY, ONEONTA, SPRINGVILLE,
ODENVILLE, BLOUNTSVILLE, CLEVELAND, DALLAS, LINCOLN, MARGARET,
ARGO, WARRIOR, ASHVILLE, RAGLAND, LOCUST FORK, OHATCHEE, STEELE AND
ALTOONA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT FOR CENTRAL AND
EAST CENTRAL ALABAMA.

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for 13 Eastern counties until 2am #alwx @wvua23

regional_temp_640 (2).JPGTHE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS CANCELLED TORNADO WATCH 84 FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN ALABAMA THIS CANCELS 3 COUNTIES

IN WEST CENTRAL ALABAMA

GREENE PICKENS SUMTER

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ALICEVILLE, CARROLLTON, EUTAW,
LIVINGSTON, AND YORK.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH
85 IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM CDT FRIDAY FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN ALABAMA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 13 COUNTIES

IN EAST CENTRAL ALABAMA

CALHOUN CHAMBERS CLAY
CLEBURNE LEE MACON
RANDOLPH RUSSELL TALLAPOOSA

IN NORTHEAST ALABAMA

CHEROKEE ETOWAH

IN SOUTHEAST ALABAMA

BARBOUR BULLOCK

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ALEXANDER CITY, ANNISTON, ASHLAND,
AUBURN, CENTRE, EUFAULA, GADSDEN, HEFLIN, JACKSONVILLE, LANETT,
LINEVILLE, OPELIKA, PHENIX CITY, ROANOKE, TUSKEGEE,
UNION SPRINGS, AND VALLEY.

Severe thunderstorm warning for marion and winston county until 8:30pm #alwx @wvua23

4D4AC305-C362-47CB-8B23-F62185FFF856.pngSEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
716 PM CDT THU APR 18 2019

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
NORTHEASTERN MARION COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN ALABAMA…
WINSTON COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN ALABAMA…

* UNTIL 830 PM CDT.

* AT 715 PM CDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR PHIL CAMPBELL TO NEAR LAKE BUTTAHATCHEE, MOVING
EAST AT 45 MPH.

HAZARD…70 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT CONSIDERABLE TREE DAMAGE. DAMAGE IS LIKELY TO
MOBILE HOMES, ROOFS, AND OUTBUILDINGS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
HALEYVILLE, LYNN, ARLEY, DOUBLE SPRINGS, ADDISON, NAUVOO, HOUSTON
RECREATIONAL AREA, CAMP MCDOWELL, NESMITH, ASHBANK, BRUSHY LAKE,
POPLAR SPRINGS, ASHRIDGE, FALLS CITY, MORELAND, SMITH LAKE,
HELICON, INMANFIELD, SARDIS AND CORINTH REC AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT FOR CENTRAL AND
NORTHWESTERN ALABAMA.

Tornado watch extended to more Eastern counties… #alwx @wvua23

regional_temp_640 (1).JPGTHE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS EXTENDED TORNADO WATCH 84 TO
INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING AREAS UNTIL 11 PM CDT THIS EVENING

IN ALABAMA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 7 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL ALABAMA

BLOUNT ST. CLAIR TALLADEGA
WALKER

IN NORTHWEST ALABAMA

MARION WINSTON

IN WEST CENTRAL ALABAMA

FAYETTE

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF FAYETTE, HALEYVILLE, HAMILTON,
JASPER, MOODY, ONEONTA, PELL CITY, SYLACAUGA, AND TALLADEGA.

 

TORNADO WATCH 84 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 11 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN ALABAMA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 18 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL ALABAMA

AUTAUGA BIBB CHILTON
COOSA DALLAS ELMORE
JEFFERSON LOWNDES MONTGOMERY
PERRY SHELBY

IN SOUTHEAST ALABAMA

PIKE

IN WEST CENTRAL ALABAMA

GREENE HALE MARENGO
PICKENS SUMTER TUSCALOOSA

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ALABASTER, ALICEVILLE, BIRMINGHAM,
BRENT, CARROLLTON, CENTREVILLE, CLANTON, COLUMBIANA, DEMOPOLIS,
EUTAW, FORT DEPOSIT, GREENSBORO, HOOVER, LINDEN, LIVINGSTON,
LOWNDESBORO, MARION, MILLBROOK, MONTGOMERY, MOUNDVILLE, PELHAM,
PRATTVILLE, ROCKFORD, SELMA, TROY, TUSCALOOSA, UNIONTOWN,
WETUMPKA, AND YORK.

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for chilton and shelby county until 8:15pm @wvua23 #alwx

36BB77FB-F740-4CFE-BE63-FB9315E9E57DSEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
653 PM CDT THU APR 18 2019

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
CHILTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL ALABAMA…
SHELBY COUNTY IN CENTRAL ALABAMA…

* UNTIL 815 PM CDT.

* AT 653 PM CDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR TANNEHILL IRONWORKS STATE PARK TO 9 MILES WEST
OF PAUL M GRIST STATE PARK, MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS, SIDING, AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
HOOVER, ALABASTER, PELHAM, HELENA, LEEDS, CALERA, CHELSEA, CLANTON,
MONTEVALLO, CHILDERSBURG, COLUMBIANA, JEMISON, WILSONVILLE, INDIAN
SPRINGS VILLAGE, VINCENT, THORSBY, HARPERSVILLE, WESTOVER,
MAPLESVILLE AND WILTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT FOR CENTRAL,
SOUTH CENTRAL AND EAST CENTRAL ALABAMA.