Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF0
-- Length 1.23 Miles
-- Width 20 Yards
State ALABAMA
County/Area MORGAN
WFO HUN
Begin Date 04/11/2008 13:06:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth SW
Begin Location CENTER GROVE
Begin Lat/Lon 34.37/-86.64
End Date 04/11/2008 13:07:00 CST-6
End Range 1
End Azimuth SE
End Location CENTER GROVE
End Lat/Lon 34.37/-86.62
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative A strong cold front pushed into northwest Alabama during the early afternoon hours on April 11th and moved east into Georgia after midnight. Unstable air and strong wind fields lead to numerous severe thunderstorms which produced large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes.
Event Narrative Damage consistent with an EF-0 tornado occurred. The tornado produced maximum winds of 60 mph, a maximum path with of 20 yards, and a maximum path length of 1.2 miles. The tornado produced tree damage near the Hulaco community.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 2.043M 0.00K
HODGES FRANKLIN CO. AL 04/11/2008 12:15 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CRANE HILL CULLMAN CO. AL 04/11/2008 12:30 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NIX FRANKLIN CO. AL 04/11/2008 12:30 CST-6 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JONES CHAPEL CULLMAN CO. AL 04/11/2008 12:32 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
CULLMAN FOLSOM ARPT CULLMAN CO. AL 04/11/2008 12:45 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
VINEMONT CULLMAN CO. AL 04/11/2008 12:46 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 2.000M 0.00K
CENTER GROVE MORGAN CO. AL 04/11/2008 13:06 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MERIDIANVILLE MADISON CO. AL 04/11/2008 13:06 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
MT LEVENTOV MADISON CO. AL 04/11/2008 13:07 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
OLEANDER MARSHALL CO. AL 04/11/2008 13:16 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
NEW MARKET MADISON CO. AL 04/11/2008 13:18 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
UNION GROVE MARSHALL CO. AL 04/11/2008 13:20 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PLEVNA MADISON CO. AL 04/11/2008 13:22 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
GRANT MARSHALL CO. AL 04/11/2008 13:33 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
UNION GROVE MARSHALL CO. AL 04/11/2008 13:40 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GRANT MARSHALL CO. AL 04/11/2008 13:40 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GRANT MARSHALL CO. AL 04/11/2008 13:50 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CULLMAN FOLSOM ARPT CULLMAN CO. AL 04/11/2008 14:05 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
TRIMBLE CULLMAN CO. AL 04/11/2008 14:22 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 2.043M 0.00K