Tornado Warning issued for Colbert, Lauderdale counties

It is in effect until 5:15 p.m.

Posted: Dec 16, 2019 4:29 PM
Updated: Dec 16, 2019 4:59 PM

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HUNTSVILLE ALABAMA HAS ISSUED A * TORNADO WARNING FOR... CENTRAL LAUDERDALE COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN ALABAMA... NORTHWESTERN COLBERT COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN ALABAMA... * UNTIL 515 PM CST. * AT 432 PM CST, A TORNADO PRODUCING STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR TISHOMINGO STATE PARK, MOVING EAST AT 65 MPH. HAZARD...DAMAGING TORNADO. SOURCE...RADAR CONFIRMED TORNADO. IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED. DAMAGE TO ROOFS, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE DAMAGE IS LIKELY. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... FLORENCE, KILLEN, CHEROKEE, ST. FLORIAN, UNDERWOOD-PETERSVILLE, MALONE, MT HESTER, ALLSBORO, OAKLAND AND BARTON. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... TO REPEAT, A TORNADO IS ON THE GROUND. TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS, IN A MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS. && TORNADO...OBSERVED HAIL...<.75

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