CANCELED — TORNADO WARNING: Parts of Tuscaloosa Co. Until 10:45 pm : The Alabama Weather Blog

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…A TORNADO WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1045 PM CDT FOR CENTRAL
TUSCALOOSA COUNTY…

At 1012 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located over Deerlick Creek Campgrounds, or near Holt, moving
northeast at 40 mph.

HAZARD…Tornado.

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…
Holt, Brookwood, Deerlick Creek Campgrounds, Bull City, Lake
Tuscaloosa Dam, Fleetwood, East Brookwood, Peterson, Lake Harris,
Lake Nicol Park, Holt Lock And Dam, Lake Nicol and Lake Tuscaloosa.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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.


The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a

* Tornado Warning for…
Central Tuscaloosa County in west central Alabama…

* Until 1045 PM CDT.

* At 1001 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a
tornado was located over northeastern Tuscaloosa, moving northeast
at 55 mph.

HAZARD…Tornado.

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…
Tuscaloosa, Northport, Holt, Brookwood, McFarland Mall, Tuscaloosa
Amphitheater, Bryant Denny Stadium, Tuscaloosa Regional Airport,
University Mall, Deerlick Creek Campgrounds, Bankhead Lock And Dam,
Bull City, Lake Tuscaloosa, Cottondale, East Brookwood, Flatwoods,
Peterson, Lake Harris, Stillman College and Lake Nicol.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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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