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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 56 kts.
State ALABAMA
County/Area COLBERT
WFO HUN
Begin Date 08/05/2010 19:00:00 CST-6
Begin Range 5
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location CROOKED OAK
Begin Lat/Lon 34.65/-87.79
End Date 08/05/2010 19:10:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 20.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Temperatures in the mid to upper 90s and strong instability fueled scattered showers and thunderstorms ahead of a weak boundary in northern Alabama. These strong to severe storms produced damaging wind gusts that caused some stuctural damage and significant tree damage. Power was out for several hours for over 1200 customers in portions of Scottsboro.
Event Narrative Multiple trees were blown down in the New Bethel area.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 105.50K 0.00K
ATHENS LIMESTONE CO. AL 08/05/2010 14:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 12.00K 0.00K
FRENCH MILL LIMESTONE CO. AL 08/05/2010 14:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CAPSHAW LIMESTONE CO. AL 08/05/2010 14:30 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
HOLLYTREE JACKSON CO. AL 08/05/2010 15:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
MOORES XRDS DEKALB CO. AL 08/05/2010 15:05 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
SHEFFIELD COLBERT CO. AL 08/05/2010 18:50 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
SPRING VLY COLBERT CO. AL 08/05/2010 19:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
CROOKED OAK COLBERT CO. AL 08/05/2010 19:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 105.50K 0.00K