Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Jackson, Madison counties

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Posted: Jul 30, 2021 6:32 PM
Updated: Jul 30, 2021 7:01 PM

The National Weather Service in Huntsville Alabama has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for West central Jackson County and Southeastern Madison County until 7 p.m.

At 628 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Gurley, or 9 miles east of Huntsville, moving southeast at 15 mph.

HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include... Owens Cross Roads, Gurley, Woodville, Paint Rock, Maysville, Lim Rock, Garth, Hampton Cove and Brownsboro.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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