Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Lightning
State ALABAMA
County/Area COFFEE
WFO TAE
Begin Date 02/17/2008 16:00:00 CST-6
Begin Range 0
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location NEW BROCKTON
Begin Lat/Lon 31.38/-85.93
End Date 02/17/2008 16:00:00 CST-6
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 Severe thunderstorms produced numerous reports of damaging wind and one tornado across southeast Alabama.
Event Narrative A woman was struck by lightning that entered the home through a computer on which she was working during the storm. She felt a tibgling sensation on her right side and EMS personnel responded to the scene.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 1 541.25K 0.00K
JACK COFFEE CO. AL 02/17/2008 14:17 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
FRISCO COFFEE CO. AL 02/17/2008 15:51 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 300.00K 0.00K
VICTORIA COFFEE CO. AL 02/17/2008 15:56 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
NEW BROCKTON COFFEE CO. AL 02/17/2008 16:00 CST-6 Lightning 0 1 0.00K 0.00K
JACK COFFEE CO. AL 02/17/2008 16:01 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
ROETON COFFEE CO. AL 02/17/2008 16:06 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 60.00K 0.00K
ARITON DALE CO. AL 02/17/2008 16:11 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
ABBEVILLE HENRY CO. AL 02/17/2008 16:49 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
ABBEVILLE HENRY CO. AL 02/17/2008 18:25 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SCREAMER HENRY CO. AL 02/17/2008 18:35 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SCREAMER HENRY CO. AL 02/17/2008 18:38 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 0.25K 0.00K
Totals: 0 1 541.25K 0.00K