Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Marshall, DeKalb counties

Until 3:15 p.m.

Posted: Jun 12, 2019 2:59 PM
Updated: Jun 12, 2019 3:16 PM

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HUNTSVILLE ALABAMA HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... NORTHEASTERN MARSHALL COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ALABAMA... SOUTHWESTERN DEKALB COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN ALABAMA... * UNTIL 315 PM CDT. * AT 247 PM CDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER GUNTERSVILLE, 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... GUNTERSVILLE, GERALDINE, LAKEVIEW, HOPEWELL, WHITON, CHIGGER HILL, COLUMBUS CITY AND LAKE GUNTERSVILLE ST PARK. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING. IF ON OR NEAR LAKE GUNTERSVILLE, 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. && HAIL...1.00IN WIND...60MPH

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