Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Lightning
County/Area COLBERT
Report Source Newspaper
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2012-08-04 14:25:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 1S MUSCLE SHOALS
Begin Lat/Lon 34.74/-87.67
End Date 2012-08-04 14:25:00.0 CST-6
End Lat/Lon 34.74/-87.67
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 1/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Scattered afternoon thunderstorms developed in an unstable and very moist air mass (precipitable water > 2.0 inches). The storms were slow moving and also produce frequent lightning and brief gusty winds. A flash flood occurred in Decatur with up to three feet of flood water stranding a woman and child in their vehicle.
Event Narrative A female was struck by lightning. Condition was unknown.


Event Map:

All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 1 20.00K 0.00K
MUSCLE SHOALS COLBERT CO. AL 08/04/2012 14:25 CST-6 Lightning 0 1 0.00K 0.00K
DECATUR MORGAN CO. AL 08/04/2012 15:47 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 1 20.00K 0.00K