Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF0
-- Length 1.89 Miles
-- Width 50 Yards
State ALABAMA
County/Area COVINGTON
WFO MOB
Begin Date 10/08/2008 09:25:00 CST-6
Begin Range 5
Begin Azimuth NNW
Begin Location WATKINS BRIDGE
Begin Lat/Lon 31.14/-86.47
End Date 10/08/2008 09:29:00 CST-6
End Range 5
End Azimuth S
End Location LIBERTYVILLE
End Lat/Lon 31.16/-86.45
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 50.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A couple of severe thunderstorms caused damage in Covington. One of the storms produced a small tornado.
Event Narrative A weak tornado first set down just southwest of Red Oak, blowing down several trees. The tornado continued through the woods and damaged a couple of residences near U. S. Highway 55. Tin was blow off a shed and was found a couple hundred yards northwest of Highway 55. The tornado continued across Highway 55 and dissipated just northwest of Highway 55. No injuries occurred.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 60.00K 0.00K
ANDALUSIA COVINGTON CO. AL 10/08/2008 08:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
WATKINS BRIDGE COVINGTON CO. AL 10/08/2008 09:25 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 60.00K 0.00K