Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone counties

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Posted: Jun 2, 2021 4:23 PM
Updated: Jun 2, 2021 4:47 PM

The National Weather Service in Huntsville Alabama has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Southeastern Lauderdale County, Northwestern Limestone County and Northeastern Lawrence County until 4:45 p.m.

At 418 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Town Creek, or 16 miles east of Muscle Shoals, moving east at 25 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... Rogersville, Town Creek, Anderson, Cartwright, Coxey, Oliver, Cairo, Mt Rozell, Red Bank and Ripley.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Turn to WAAY 31 for everything you need to know to stay safe during severe weather. Chief Meteorologist Kate McKenna, Meteorologist Rob Elvington, Meteorologist Carson Meredith and Ashley Carter will provide you with the most accurate information on storms by using our StormTracker Early Warning Radar Network.

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