Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Strong Wind
Magnitude 39 kts.
State ALABAMA
County/Area DALLAS
WFO BMX
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-01-29 22:45:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2008-01-29 23:15:00.0 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 large pressure gradient along the leading edge of a strong cold front caused a period of high winds across Central Alabama. Winds gusted up to 55 mph, and there were many reports of trees and power lines blown down.
Event Narrative A tree was blown down across Broad Street in downtown Selma. A tree was blown down on Old Montgomery Highway near the Selmont Waterworks.


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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 0 160.00K 0.00K
LAMAR (ZONE) LAMAR (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 19:30 CST-6 Strong Wind 35 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
WALKER (ZONE) WALKER (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 20:30 CST-6 Strong Wind 35 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
TUSCALOOSA (ZONE) TUSCALOOSA (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 20:45 CST-6 Strong Wind 39 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
JEFFERSON (ZONE) JEFFERSON (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 21:15 CST-6 Strong Wind 48 kts. MG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
SHELBY (ZONE) SHELBY (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 21:15 CST-6 Strong Wind 44 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
BLOUNT (ZONE) BLOUNT (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 21:15 CST-6 Strong Wind 35 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
ETOWAH (ZONE) ETOWAH (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 21:55 CST-6 Strong Wind 39 kts. EG 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
LOWNDES (ZONE) LOWNDES (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 22:45 CST-6 Strong Wind 39 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
DALLAS (ZONE) DALLAS (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 22:45 CST-6 Strong Wind 39 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
TALLAPOOSA (ZONE) TALLAPOOSA (ZONE) AL 01/29/2008 22:50 CST-6 Strong Wind 39 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 160.00K 0.00K