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AL WFO BIRMINGHAM Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

Posted at 6:10 PM, Feb 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-19 18:10:48-05

WFO BIRMINGHAM Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Tuesday, February 19, 2019

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

Special Weather Statement

National Weather Service Birmingham AL

505 PM CST TUE FEB 19 2019

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN WALKER...NORTH

CENTRAL TUSCALOOSA AND NORTHWESTERN JEFFERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 545 PM

CST...

At 505 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near

Bankhead Lock And Dam, or 11 miles north of Holt, moving northeast at

65 mph.

Dime size hail will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...

Sumiton, Dora, Adamsville, Graysville, Brookside, West Jefferson,

Cardiff, Gorgas Steam Plant, Burnwell, Quinton, Bankhead Lock And

Dam, Sayre, Empire, Birmingport, Miller Steam Plant, Tutwiler, Little

Shoal and Partridge Crossroads.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.

Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe

shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3335 8747 3344 8756 3383 8698 3368 8686

TIME...MOT...LOC 2305Z 232DEG 57KT 3341 8746

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN WALKER...NORTH

CENTRAL TUSCALOOSA AND NORTHWESTERN JEFFERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 545 PM

CST...

At 505 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near

Bankhead Lock And Dam, or 11 miles north of Holt, moving northeast at

65 mph.

Dime size hail will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...

Sumiton, Dora, Adamsville, Graysville, Brookside, West Jefferson,

Cardiff, Gorgas Steam Plant, Burnwell, Quinton, Bankhead Lock And

Dam, Sayre, Empire, Birmingport, Miller Steam Plant, Tutwiler, Little

Shoal and Partridge Crossroads.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.

Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe

shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3335 8747 3344 8756 3383 8698 3368 8686

TIME...MOT...LOC 2305Z 232DEG 57KT 3341 8746

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN WALKER...NORTH

CENTRAL TUSCALOOSA AND NORTHWESTERN JEFFERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 545 PM

CST...

At 505 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near

Bankhead Lock And Dam, or 11 miles north of Holt, moving northeast at

65 mph.

Dime size hail will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...

Sumiton, Dora, Adamsville, Graysville, Brookside, West Jefferson,

Cardiff, Gorgas Steam Plant, Burnwell, Quinton, Bankhead Lock And

Dam, Sayre, Empire, Birmingport, Miller Steam Plant, Tutwiler, Little

Shoal and Partridge Crossroads.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.

Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe

shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3335 8747 3344 8756 3383 8698 3368 8686

TIME...MOT...LOC 2305Z 232DEG 57KT 3341 8746

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WEST CENTRAL MADISON...

SOUTHEASTERN LAUDERDALE...LIMESTONE...WESTERN MORGAN AND LAWRENCE

COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM CST...

At 509 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near

Moulton, moving northeast at 65 mph.

Penny size hail will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...

Huntsville, Decatur, Madison, Athens, Hartselle, Moulton, Redstone

Arsenal, Priceville, Trinity and Rogersville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Very heavy rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead

to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded

roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.

Lightning can strike several miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a

safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3499 8688 3470 8656 3431 8707 3431 8711

3430 8711 3430 8735 3457 8753 3458 8751

3462 8751 3465 8747 3465 8745 3468 8745

3500 8714

TIME...MOT...LOC 2309Z 218DEG 55KT 3453 8729

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WEST CENTRAL MADISON...

SOUTHEASTERN LAUDERDALE...LIMESTONE...WESTERN MORGAN AND LAWRENCE

COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM CST...

At 509 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near

Moulton, moving northeast at 65 mph.

Penny size hail will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...

Huntsville, Decatur, Madison, Athens, Hartselle, Moulton, Redstone

Arsenal, Priceville, Trinity and Rogersville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Very heavy rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead

to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded

roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.

Lightning can strike several miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a

safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3499 8688 3470 8656 3431 8707 3431 8711

3430 8711 3430 8735 3457 8753 3458 8751

3462 8751 3465 8747 3465 8745 3468 8745

3500 8714

TIME...MOT...LOC 2309Z 218DEG 55KT 3453 8729

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WEST CENTRAL MADISON...

SOUTHEASTERN LAUDERDALE...LIMESTONE...WESTERN MORGAN AND LAWRENCE

COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM CST...

At 509 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near

Moulton, moving northeast at 65 mph.

Penny size hail will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...

Huntsville, Decatur, Madison, Athens, Hartselle, Moulton, Redstone

Arsenal, Priceville, Trinity and Rogersville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Very heavy rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead

to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded

roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.

Lightning can strike several miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a

safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3499 8688 3470 8656 3431 8707 3431 8711

3430 8711 3430 8735 3457 8753 3458 8751

3462 8751 3465 8747 3465 8745 3468 8745

3500 8714

TIME...MOT...LOC 2309Z 218DEG 55KT 3453 8729

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WEST CENTRAL MADISON...

SOUTHEASTERN LAUDERDALE...LIMESTONE...WESTERN MORGAN AND LAWRENCE

COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM CST...

At 509 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near

Moulton, moving northeast at 65 mph.

Penny size hail will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...

Huntsville, Decatur, Madison, Athens, Hartselle, Moulton, Redstone

Arsenal, Priceville, Trinity and Rogersville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Very heavy rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead

to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded

roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.

Lightning can strike several miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a

safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3499 8688 3470 8656 3431 8707 3431 8711

3430 8711 3430 8735 3457 8753 3458 8751

3462 8751 3465 8747 3465 8745 3468 8745

3500 8714

TIME...MOT...LOC 2309Z 218DEG 55KT 3453 8729

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WEST CENTRAL MADISON...

SOUTHEASTERN LAUDERDALE...LIMESTONE...WESTERN MORGAN AND LAWRENCE

COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM CST...

At 509 PM CST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near

Moulton, moving northeast at 65 mph.

Penny size hail will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...

Huntsville, Decatur, Madison, Athens, Hartselle, Moulton, Redstone

Arsenal, Priceville, Trinity and Rogersville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Very heavy rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead

to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded

roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.

Lightning can strike several miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a

safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

LAT...LON 3499 8688 3470 8656 3431 8707 3431 8711

3430 8711 3430 8735 3457 8753 3458 8751

3462 8751 3465 8747 3465 8745 3468 8745

3500 8714

TIME...MOT...LOC 2309Z 218DEG 55KT 3453 8729

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