Alert: Tornado Warning issued August 31 at 6:07PM CDT expiring August 31 at 6:45PM CDT by NWS Birmingham AL

Event: Tornado Warning
Sender Name: NWS Birmingham AL
Issued: 2017-08-31T18:07:42-05:00
Expires: 2017-08-31T18:45:00-05:00
WEA Text: Tornado Warning in this area til 6:45 PM CDT. Take shelter now. Check local media. -NWS
Description: The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a

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

* Until 645 PM CDT

* At 607 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located near Duffys Bend, or 9 miles southwest of Greensboro,
moving northeast at 35 mph.


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…
Greensboro, Greensboro Municipal Airport, Wateroak, Cedarville and

Instruction: 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.

Link to more Info:
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Extreme
Certainty: Observed
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Hale

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-2507468-2339355
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Tornado warnngs