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Calhoun County EMA
Monday March 19th, 2018 :: 08:10 p.m. CDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Calhoun County until 9:15 PM

809 PM CDT MON MAR 19 2018

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Northern Calhoun County in east central Alabama...

* Until 915 PM CDT

* At 809 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Neely Henry
Lake, or near Rainbow City, moving east at 45 mph.

HAZARD...Golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail
damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect
wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Jacksonville, Piedmont, Glencoe, Weaver, Ohatchee, Jacksonville
State University, Neely Henry Lake, Alexandria, Southside,
Knightens Crossroads, Sulphur Springs and Wellington.

Instructions:

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

&&

A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 PM CDT for central,
northeastern and east central Alabama.

Address/Location
Calhoun County EMA
507 Francis St W
Jacksonville, AL 36265

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 256-435-0540

Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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