Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 1.00 in.
State ALABAMA
County/Area MARSHALL
WFO HUN
Begin Date 08/07/2008 10:00:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth E
Begin Location BOAZ
Begin Lat/Lon 34.2/-86.16
End Date 08/07/2008 10:05:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A strong cold front pushed into northern Alabama during the late morning hours. Ahead of the front, an unstable air mass and unseasonably strong low level flow for the month of August resulted in the development of scattered severe thunderstorms, which produced straight line wind damage and isolated large hail.
Event Narrative Quarter size hail was reported in the Boaz community.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 47.00K 0.00K
OLIVER LAUDERDALE CO. AL 08/07/2008 09:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
GREEN HILL LAUDERDALE CO. AL 08/07/2008 09:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
LEXINGTON LAUDERDALE CO. AL 08/07/2008 09:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
BOAZ MARSHALL CO. AL 08/07/2008 10:00 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CARTWRIGHT LIMESTONE CO. AL 08/07/2008 10:06 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
CARTWRIGHT LIMESTONE CO. AL 08/07/2008 10:06 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
GIPSY LIMESTONE CO. AL 08/07/2008 10:06 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
HUNTSVILLE PARK MADISON CO. AL 08/07/2008 10:37 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
CHASE MADISON CO. AL 08/07/2008 10:48 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
MAYSVILLE MADISON CO. AL 08/07/2008 10:48 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
HUNTSVILLE LACEYS SP MORGAN CO. AL 08/07/2008 10:57 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
TRENTON JACKSON CO. AL 08/07/2008 11:09 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
FLAT ROCK JACKSON CO. AL 08/07/2008 12:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 47.00K 0.00K