Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event High Wind
Magnitude 43 kts.
State ALABAMA
County/Area MORGAN
WFO HUN
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-01-29 20:00:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2008-01-29 23:00:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 10.00K
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative A strong low pressure system tracking northeast into the Great Lakes brought a powerful cold front through the region. Thunderstorms and showers were followed by gusty and at times damaging non-thunderstorm northwest winds behind the front during the evening hours.
Event Narrative High winds of at least 45 mph with gusts over 50 mph blew down numerous trees and power lines across the county leaving power outages. A large antenna was blown down off the Decatur City Hall building.


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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 90.00K 0.00K
FRANKLIN (ZONE) FRANKLIN (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 18:30 CST-6 High Wind 39 kts. ES 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
COLBERT (ZONE) COLBERT (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 18:30 CST-6 High Wind 39 kts. ES 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
LAUDERDALE (ZONE) LAUDERDALE (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 18:30 CST-6 High Wind 39 kts. ES 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
LAWRENCE (ZONE) LAWRENCE (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 19:30 CST-6 High Wind 39 kts. ES 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
LIMESTONE (ZONE) LIMESTONE (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 19:45 CST-6 High Wind 39 kts. ES 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
MORGAN (ZONE) MORGAN (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 20:00 CST-6 High Wind 43 kts. ES 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
MADISON (ZONE) MADISON (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 20:00 CST-6 High Wind 39 kts. ES 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
MARSHALL (ZONE) MARSHALL (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 20:00 CST-6 High Wind 39 kts. ES 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
CULLMAN (ZONE) CULLMAN (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 20:00 CST-6 High Wind 39 kts. ES 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
JACKSON (ZONE) JACKSON (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 20:30 CST-6 High Wind 39 kts. ES 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
DEKALB (ZONE) DEKALB (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 21:00 CST-6 High Wind 39 kts. ES 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 90.00K 0.00K