Tornado Warning issued for Marengo County….until 6:15am #alwx @wvua23

regional_temp_640 (1).JPGThe National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a

* Tornado Warning for…
Marengo County in southwestern Alabama…

* Until 615 AM CST

* At 521 AM CST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located near Toxey, or 10 miles south of Butler, moving
northeast at 45 mph.

HAZARD…Tornado.

SOURCE…Radar indicated rotation.

IMPACT…Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
damage is likely.

* Locations impacted include…
Linden, Uniontown, Thomaston, Sweet Water, Dayton, Nanafalia,
Dixons Mill, Magnolia, Surginer, Wayne, Vineland, Consul, Shawnee,
Miller, Freddie Jones Field, Putnam, Octagon, Half Acre, Calvary
and Nicholsville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a
mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.

For more updates, go to the weather blog at wvua23.com, scroll to the weather tab and click weather blog. Updates are also on our Facebook and Twitter page. My twitter is @RichardWVUA23 and facebook is WVUA23RichardScott
Richard Scott
WVUA Chief Meteorologist
rscott@wvua23.com
Twitter: RichardWVUA23
Facebook: WVUA23RichardScott

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