Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Wildfire
County/Area COLBERT
Report Source Newspaper
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-11-12 10:00:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2011-11-16 15:00:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative A wildfire began on the 12th near Courtland, Alabama. Windy and dry conditions that day allowed the fire to spread quickly. The fire began near County Roads 284 and 288. The fire came within a half mile of a dozen homes, but none were impacted. The fire was contained by the 15th, and rainfall on the 16th put out the remaining flames. The exact cause is under investigation.
Event Narrative A wildfire began near County Road 288 and spread toward County Road 284, south of Courtland. Another wildfire also occurred along Alabama Highway 33, north of the Langtown community. Approximately 1170 acres were burned due to the wildfires. No injuries were reported.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COLBERT (ZONE) COLBERT (ZONE) AL 11/12/2011 10:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K