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Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Lauderdale, Colbert counties

Until 6 p.m.

Posted: Mar. 9, 2019 5:19 PM
Updated: Mar. 9, 2019 5:19 PM

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HUNTSVILLE ALABAMA HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... NORTHWESTERN LAUDERDALE COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN ALABAMA... NORTHWESTERN COLBERT COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN ALABAMA... * UNTIL 600 PM CST. * AT 516 PM CST, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR J P COLEMAN STATE PARK, 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... FLORENCE, ST. FLORIAN, UNDERWOOD-PETERSVILLE, WATERLOO, ZIP CITY, THREET, RIVERTON, WRIGHT AND OAKLAND. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING. IF ON OR NEAR PICKWICK LAKE, GET AWAY FROM THE WATER AND MOVE INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER, LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE OUT TO 15 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER, YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO SAFE SHELTER NOW! DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM. && A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM CST FOR NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHWESTERN ALABAMA. TORNADO...POSSIBLE HAIL...0.75IN WIND...60MPH

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