TORNADO WARNING Issued for Tuscaloosa, Bibb Counties Until 1:15
The National Weather Service has issued a TORNADO WARNING in effect for a portion of Tuscaloosa and Bibb counties until 1:15 p.m.
The text of the warning is as follows:
The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a
* Tornado Warning for...
Southeastern Tuscaloosa County in west central Alabama...
Central Bibb County in central Alabama...
* Until 115 PM CDT.
* At 1211 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a
tornado was located near Moundville, or 16 miles north of
Greensboro, moving northeast at 40 mph.
HAZARD...Tornado and golf ball size hail.
SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.
IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
damage is likely.
* Locations impacted include...
Brent, Centreville, Moundville, Lake View, Brookwood, Coaling,
Vance, Woodstock, West Blocton, Tannehill Ironworks State Park, Low
Gap, Mertz, Mercedes Benz Of Alabama, Eoline, North Bibb, Maxwell,
Hull, Hagler, Green Pond and Pearson.
TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a
mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.
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