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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Status

New Event Expired

Start Time

Tue 05/04/2021 12:25 PM EDT

End Time

Tue 05/04/2021 01:15 PM EDT

Significance

Warning

Storm Location

3 mi SW of Gorgas, AL

Storm Motion

Moving E at 18 mph

Impacts

High impact

Hail1.00in
Wind60mph

Locations Affected

West Jefferson, AL ∙ Cordova, AL ∙ Adamsville, AL ∙ Sipsey, AL ∙ Gorgas, AL ∙ Empire, AL ∙ Burnwell, AL ∙ Cardiff, AL ∙ Goodsprings, AL ∙ Sumiton, AL

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Warning National Weather Service Birmingham AL 1125 AM CDT Tue May 4 2021 The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Eastern Walker County in central Alabama... Northwestern Jefferson County in central Alabama... * Until 1215 PM CDT. * At 1124 AM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Smith Dam to near Gorgas, moving east at 20 mph. 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... Jasper, Sumiton, Cordova, Dora, Adamsville, Graysville, Brookside, Parrish, Sipsey, Maytown, West Jefferson, Cardiff, Curry, Gorgas Steam Plant, Smith Dam, Gorgas, Rocky Hollow, Burnwell, Beloit and Quinton. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 400 PM CDT for central, northwestern and west central Alabama. For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. && LAT...LON 3399 8715 3396 8713 3396 8711 3394 8710 3392 8708 3390 8710 3389 8709 3389 8701 3387 8700 3386 8696 3382 8695 3382 8693 3384 8688 3356 8691 3359 8737 3360 8738 3399 8722 TIME...MOT...LOC 1624Z 255DEG 16KT 3395 8704 3363 8725 HAIL...1.00IN WIND...60MPH