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Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Lauderdale, Colbert counties

This alert has expired.

Posted: May 1, 2019 5:19 PM
Updated: May 1, 2019 5:51 PM

UPDATE: (5:50 p.m.) This alert has expired.

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From earlier:

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HUNTSVILLE ALABAMA HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... LAUDERDALE COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN ALABAMA... NORTHERN COLBERT COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN ALABAMA... * UNTIL 600 PM CDT. * AT 513 PM CDT, SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 MILES EAST OF J P COLEMAN STATE PARK TO NEAR CHEROKEE, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 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... FLORENCE, MUSCLE SHOALS, SHEFFIELD, KILLEN, CHEROKEE, ST. FLORIAN, UNDERWOOD-PETERSVILLE, WATERLOO, GREEN HILL AND MALONE. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING. LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS AND CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE'S LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER, IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER, YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. && HAIL...1.00IN WIND...60MPH

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