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Event Details

Event Heat
State ALABAMA
County/Area MORGAN
WFO HUN
Begin Date 07/22/2010 10:00:00 CST-6
End Date 07/26/2010 18:00:00 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 A heat wave re-established itself on 21st and lasted through the 26th. Numerous heat related illnesses or emergencies were reported. A Huntsville area ambulance service reported at least 20 heat emergency responses during this long period of hot weather.

High temperatures climbed 95 degrees or higher on all 6 days at both Muscle Shoals and Huntsville airports. Temperatures reached 100 degrees on the 23rd through 25th at Muscle Shoals and 24th and 25th at Huntsville. Overnight lows were 75 degrees or higher on all six days, and were in the lower to mid 70s at most locations in north Alabama during the entire period. Heat index values reached or exceeded 105 degrees each day during this period.
Event Narrative


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 20 0.00K 0.00K
FRANKLIN (ZONE) FRANKLIN (ZONE) AL 07/21/2010 10:00 CST-6 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAWRENCE (ZONE) LAWRENCE (ZONE) AL 07/21/2010 10:00 CST-6 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COLBERT (ZONE) COLBERT (ZONE) AL 07/21/2010 10:00 CST-6 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAUDERDALE (ZONE) LAUDERDALE (ZONE) AL 07/21/2010 10:00 CST-6 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LIMESTONE (ZONE) LIMESTONE (ZONE) AL 07/22/2010 10:00 CST-6 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MADISON (ZONE) MADISON (ZONE) AL 07/22/2010 10:00 CST-6 Heat 0 20 0.00K 0.00K
MORGAN (ZONE) MORGAN (ZONE) AL 07/22/2010 10:00 CST-6 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MARSHALL (ZONE) MARSHALL (ZONE) AL 07/23/2010 10:00 CST-6 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JACKSON (ZONE) JACKSON (ZONE) AL 07/23/2010 10:00 CST-6 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DEKALB (ZONE) DEKALB (ZONE) AL 07/23/2010 10:00 CST-6 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CULLMAN (ZONE) CULLMAN (ZONE) AL 07/23/2010 10:00 CST-6 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 20 0.00K 0.00K