Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tropical Depression
State ALABAMA
County/Area DALLAS
WFO BMX
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-08-23 12:00:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2008-08-25 20:00:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 5.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Tropical Storm Fay, and its remnants after landfall, brought high winds, heavy rain, and numerous tornadoes to Central Alabama.
Event Narrative Tropical Storm Fay weakened to a Tropical Depression after it made its final landfall on the Florida Panhandle and entered Southern Alabama. In Central Alabama, the highest sustained wind of 35 mph, and highest gust of 49 mph, were both recorded at Montgomery. Storm total rainfall ranged from 2.48 inches near Guin (Marion County), to 11.87 inches at Valley (Chambers County). One person drowned while swimming in rough waters on Lake Martin. No other fatalities or injuries were reported in Central Alabama. The winds blew down numerous trees in several counties, resulting in an estimated property damage of around $125,000. More than 80,000 customers lost electric service during the peak of the event. The remnants of Fay also produced 11 tornadoes in Central Alabama, resulting in an estimated $345,000 in property damage. In total, the remnants of Fay resulted about $470,000 in property damage, and one fatility.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 1 0 472.50K 0.00K
HALE (ZONE) HALE (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TALLAPOOSA (ZONE) TALLAPOOSA (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
CHILTON (ZONE) CHILTON (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
CLAY (ZONE) CLAY (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLEBURNE (ZONE) CLEBURNE (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
ELMORE (ZONE) ELMORE (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 1 0 5.00K 0.00K
LAMAR (ZONE) LAMAR (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
LOWNDES (ZONE) LOWNDES (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
LEE (ZONE) LEE (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
COOSA (ZONE) COOSA (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DALLAS (ZONE) DALLAS (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
JEFFERSON (ZONE) JEFFERSON (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
MACON (ZONE) MACON (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FAYETTE (ZONE) FAYETTE (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GREENE (ZONE) GREENE (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ETOWAH (ZONE) ETOWAH (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
BIBB (ZONE) BIBB (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WALKER (ZONE) WALKER (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BARBOUR (ZONE) BARBOUR (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
AUTAUGA (ZONE) AUTAUGA (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
TUSCALOOSA (ZONE) TUSCALOOSA (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RUSSELL (ZONE) RUSSELL (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
RANDOLPH (ZONE) RANDOLPH (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PIKE (ZONE) PIKE (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 6.00K 0.00K
WINSTON (ZONE) WINSTON (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TALLADEGA (ZONE) TALLADEGA (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SUMTER (ZONE) SUMTER (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
BULLOCK (ZONE) BULLOCK (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
BLOUNT (ZONE) BLOUNT (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
ST. CLAIR (ZONE) ST. CLAIR (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHELBY (ZONE) SHELBY (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHEROKEE (ZONE) CHEROKEE (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHAMBERS (ZONE) CHAMBERS (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CALHOUN (ZONE) CALHOUN (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
PICKENS (ZONE) PICKENS (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PERRY (ZONE) PERRY (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
MONTGOMERY (ZONE) MONTGOMERY (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
MARION (ZONE) MARION (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MARENGO (ZONE) MARENGO (ZONE) AL 08/23/2008 12:00 CST-6 Tropical Depression 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TROY PIKE CO. AL 08/23/2008 13:30 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WARE ELMORE CO. AL 08/24/2008 13:07 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WETONA COOSA CO. AL 08/24/2008 13:12 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MEEK WINSTON CO. AL 08/24/2008 17:24 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
PRATTVILLE ARPT AUTAUGA CO. AL 08/25/2008 06:25 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
CORCORAN PIKE CO. AL 08/25/2008 07:18 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
ST CLAIR SPGS ST. CLAIR CO. AL 08/25/2008 09:56 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
ALLGOOD BLOUNT CO. AL 08/25/2008 10:25 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
MORGAN JEFFERSON CO. AL 08/25/2008 10:30 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHULAFINNEE CLEBURNE CO. AL 08/25/2008 11:06 CST-6 Tornado EF2 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
OLD DAVISVILLE CALHOUN CO. AL 08/25/2008 11:11 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
CHOCCOLOCCO CALHOUN CO. AL 08/25/2008 11:19 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 150.00K 0.00K
ENON PIKE CO. AL 08/25/2008 16:58 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
Totals: 1 0 472.50K 0.00K