Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Funnel Cloud
State ALABAMA
County/Area COLBERT
WFO HUN
Begin Date 05/01/2010 14:14:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location CHEROKEE
Begin Lat/Lon 34.77/-87.97
End Date 05/01/2010 14:14:00 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 In Lauderdale and Colbert counties in northwestern AL, strong to severe thunderstorms developed ahead of an approaching cold front during the early afternoon hours on May 1st. Large hail, very heavy rainfall, and damaging winds were produced by storms that became severe. Two to four inches of rainfall produced flash flooding in the Waterloo area. A few funnel clouds were also reported.
Event Narrative A trained spotter reported seeing a funnel cloud north of Cherokee.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
PICKWICK LAKE COLBERT CO. AL 05/01/2010 14:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
WATERLOO LAUDERDALE CO. AL 05/01/2010 14:02 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHEROKEE COLBERT CO. AL 05/01/2010 14:10 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHEROKEE COLBERT CO. AL 05/01/2010 14:14 CST-6 Funnel Cloud 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
THREET LAUDERDALE CO. AL 05/01/2010 14:28 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
WRIGHT LAUDERDALE CO. AL 05/01/2010 15:05 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
CROOKED OAK COLBERT CO. AL 05/01/2010 19:06 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
FLORENCE LAUDERDALE CO. AL 05/01/2010 19:38 CST-6 Funnel Cloud 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FLORENCE LAUDERDALE CO. AL 05/01/2010 19:46 CST-6 Funnel Cloud 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 20.00K 0.00K