Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event High Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State ALABAMA
County/Area MARSHALL
WFO HUN
Report Source Broadcast Media
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2006-12-25 00:00:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2006-12-25 02:00:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 1.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A suspected gravity wave produced at least a two hour period of gusty winds, the strongest gusts causing localized damage and power outages. This wave exhibited a wake low surface pressure field and presented at the back side of a large shield of rain showers. Strong southerly low to mid level winds aloft were present in response to an approaching vigorous upper level low pressure system advancing northeast into the mid South and Tennessee Valley.
Event Narrative High winds causes damage across southern portions of Marshall County, including the city of Boaz. A portion of a metal roof was peeled off of a downtown Boaz business. Trees were blown onto power lines causing power outages.


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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 1.00K 0.00K
MARSHALL (ZONE) MARSHALL (ZONE) AL 12/25/2006 00:00 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 1.00K 0.00K