Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF1
-- Length 0.2 Miles
-- Width 50 Yards
State ALABAMA
County/Area HOUSTON
WFO TAE
Begin Date 08/25/2008 18:26:00 CST-6
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth SSE
Begin Location GORDON
Begin Lat/Lon 31.12/-85.08
End Date 08/25/2008 18:27:00 CST-6
End Range 2
End Azimuth SE
End Location GORDON
End Lat/Lon 31.13/-85.08
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 75.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative The remnants of Tropical Depression Fay stalled over southern Mississippi on the 25th, and produced severe thunderstorms which spawned a few tornadoes and damaging winds in southeast Alabama.
Event Narrative A tornado briefly touched down just south of Gordon. A mobile home along East County Road 8 was destroyed when an uprooted tree crashed on top of it. There were several trees with their tops snapped off along the tornado's short path.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 155.00K 0.00K
DALEVILLE DALE CO. AL 08/25/2008 06:40 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
ARGUTA DALE CO. AL 08/25/2008 07:20 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
GORDON HOUSTON CO. AL 08/25/2008 18:26 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 75.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 155.00K 0.00K