Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 52 kts.
State ALABAMA
County/Area COLBERT
WFO HUN
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2012-07-30 22:57:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 1NNW CHEROKEE
Begin Lat/Lon 34.76/-87.97
End Date 2012-07-30 23:00:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 5.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A cluster of thunderstorms rolled southeast from southeast Missouri and western Tennessee during the evening of the 30th, and through northeast Mississippi into northwest Alabama during the early morning hours of the 31st. The most severe storm produced storm tops well above 60000 feet, and knocked down or snapped several trees along it's path in Colbert and Franklin Counties. Prolific lightning was noted as well, with several power outages reported.
Event Narrative A twelve foot section of roof was peeled up and rolled back by thunderstorm winds at the Cherokee Public Library.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 23.10K 0.00K
CHEROKEE COLBERT CO. AL 07/30/2012 22:57 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
WHITEHOUSE SPGS COLBERT CO. AL 07/30/2012 22:57 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
DEMPSEY FRANKLIN CO. AL 07/30/2012 22:58 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
WHITEHOUSE SPGS COLBERT CO. AL 07/30/2012 23:09 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
HANCEVILLE CULLMAN CO. AL 07/30/2012 23:14 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NIX FRANKLIN CO. AL 07/30/2012 23:22 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
PHIL CAMPBELL FRANKLIN CO. AL 07/30/2012 23:29 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
PHELAN CULLMAN CO. AL 07/30/2012 23:33 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
RED BAY MUNI ARPT FRANKLIN CO. AL 07/30/2012 23:33 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 35 kts. EG 0 0 0.10K 0.00K
MARGERUM COLBERT CO. AL 07/31/2012 01:17 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
MARGERUM COLBERT CO. AL 07/31/2012 01:21 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHEROKEE COLBERT CO. AL 07/31/2012 01:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
CHEROKEE COLBERT CO. AL 07/31/2012 01:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
CROOKED OAK COLBERT CO. AL 07/31/2012 01:43 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 23.10K 0.00K