Storm Events Database
|Begin Date||03/01/2009 06:53:00 CST-6|
|End Date||03/01/2009 10:00:00 CST-6|
|Deaths Direct/Indirect||0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)|
|Episode Narrative||Moisture and strong lift produced by a deepening low pressure system over Georgia moved west into northern Alabama after midnight on March 1st. With freezing or below freezing temperatures in place, widespread snowfall began after midnight on the 31st and continued through the afternoon hours on the 1st in some counties. Accumulations of between half an inch and 1 inch occurred across much of northern Alabama.
In addition, portions of Lauderdale, Colbert, Franklin, Limestone, and Cullman counties received heavy snowfall over two inches. The heaviest snowfall occurred in northwestern portions of Lauderdale county, where over 4 inches of snow fell.
|Event Narrative||Light to moderate snowfall accumulated to a depth of between half an inch and just over 1 inch on grassy surfaces and elevated locations in Marshall county.|
All events for this episode:
|COLBERT (ZONE)||COLBERT (ZONE)||AL||03/01/2009||02:00||CST-6||Winter Weather||0||0||0.00K||0.00K|
|LIMESTONE (ZONE)||LIMESTONE (ZONE)||AL||03/01/2009||02:00||CST-6||Heavy Snow||0||0||0.00K||0.00K|
|FRANKLIN (ZONE)||FRANKLIN (ZONE)||AL||03/01/2009||02:00||CST-6||Heavy Snow||0||0||0.00K||0.00K|
|LAUDERDALE (ZONE)||LAUDERDALE (ZONE)||AL||03/01/2009||02:00||CST-6||Heavy Snow||0||0||0.00K||0.00K|
|CULLMAN (ZONE)||CULLMAN (ZONE)||AL||03/01/2009||02:20||CST-6||Heavy Snow||0||0||0.00K||0.00K|
|MORGAN (ZONE)||MORGAN (ZONE)||AL||03/01/2009||06:52||CST-6||Winter Weather||0||0||0.00K||0.00K|
|MARSHALL (ZONE)||MARSHALL (ZONE)||AL||03/01/2009||06:53||CST-6||Winter Weather||0||0||0.00K||0.00K|
|MADISON (ZONE)||MADISON (ZONE)||AL||03/01/2009||06:53||CST-6||Winter Weather||0||0||0.00K||0.00K|