Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 52 kts.
County/Area MARSHALL
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2012-07-16 15:37:00.0 CST-6
Begin Lat/Lon 34.4283/-86.1962
End Date 2012-07-16 15:40:00.0 CST-6
End Lat/Lon 34.4283/-86.1962
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 3.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Clusters of strong thunderstorms developed during the mid to late afternoon hours. Lightning killed one male at his residence in Madison County. Many of the storms produced frequent cloud to ground lightning, small hail and gusty winds. The lightning sparked several fires around the area, one causing severe damage to a home in Madison County.
Event Narrative Trees were blown down in Town Creek on the peninsula north of Guntersville State Park.


Event Map:

All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 1 0 254.10K 0.00K
MADISON XRDS MADISON CO. AL 07/16/2012 05:20 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 35 kts. EG 0 0 0.10K 0.00K
MELTONSVILLE MARSHALL CO. AL 07/16/2012 15:37 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
LILY FLAG MADISON CO. AL 07/16/2012 16:30 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
BELL FACTORY MADISON CO. AL 07/16/2012 17:00 CST-6 Lightning 1 0 0.00K 0.00K
NEW SHARON MADISON CO. AL 07/16/2012 17:50 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 250.00K 0.00K
Totals: 1 0 254.10K 0.00K