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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
531 PM CDT MON APR 20 2015

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0835 AM     TSTM WND DMG     4 NE SULPHUR SPRINGS    33.88N 85.82W
04/19/2015                   CALHOUN            AL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            MULTIPLE TREES DOWN ALONG PLEASANT VALLEY RD. ALSO DAMAGE
            TO AGRICULTURAL BUILDINGS AT PLEASANT VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL.
            UPDATED REPORT.

0838 AM     TORNADO          1 WNW LEESBURG          34.18N 85.78W
04/19/2015  F0               CHEROKEE           AL   NWS STORM SURVEY

            THE TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN ALONG KEENER DR JUST NORTHWEST
            OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG. MULTIPLE TREES WERE SNAPPED OR
            UPROOTED...AND UNFORTUNATELY ONE TREE FELL ONTO A
            RESIDENCE CAUSING SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE TO BOTH THE HOME AND
            VEHICLE. THE TORNADO CONTINUED NORTH NORTHEAST CAUSING
            ADDITIONAL TREE DAMAGE BEFORE LIFTING NEAR THE
            INTERSECTION OF CR 166 AND CR 670. MAXIMUM WIDTH WAS 200
            YARDS AND TOTAL PATH LENGTH WAS 3.5 MILES. ESTIMATED PEAK
            WIND WAS 80 MPH.

0843 AM     TORNADO          7 N HAWKINSVILLE        32.13N 85.23W
04/19/2015                   RUSSELL            AL   NWS STORM SURVEY

            THE TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN IN A VERY RURAL PORTION OF
            SOUTHWEST RUSSELL COUNTY...NEAR THE BARBOUR COUNTY LINE
            ALONG PERRYS WELL ROAD. THE TORNADO TRAVELED NORTHEAST
            APPROXIMATELY ONE-HALF MILE BEFORE LIFTING. MAXIMUM WIDTH
            WAS 188 YARDS. ESTIMATED PEAK WIND WAS 95 MPH.

0917 AM     TORNADO          3 SSE FORT MITCHELL ACT 32.27N 85.00W
04/19/2015  F1               RUSSELL            AL   NWS STORM SURVEY

            THE TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN SOUTH OF COUNTY ROAD 18 JUST
            WEST OF HIGHWSY 165. THE TORNADO TRACKED NORTHEAST AND
            CROSSED HIGHWAY 165...AND CAUSED STRUCTURAL DAMAGE TO
            SEVERAL BUSINESSES IN THE DROP ZONE MARKET...REMOVING THE
            ROOF OFF A METAL BUILDING AS WELL AS TOSSING SEVERAL
            ROOFTOP AIR CONDITIONING UNITS. A LARGE HARDWOOD TREE WAS
            ALSO UPROOTED IN THE SAME LOCATION. AS IT CONTINUED
            NORTHEAST...IT CROSSED TWO SUBDIVISIONS CAUSING MAINLY
            ROOF AND SIDING DAMAGE TO HOMES IN THE SUBDIVISION.

0357 PM     TSTM WND DMG     6 ESE BIRMINGHAM        33.50N 86.71W
04/19/2015                   JEFFERSON          AL   PUBLIC

            NUMEROUS TREES DOWN IN MOUNTAIN BROOK.

0425 PM     TSTM WND DMG     4 ENE LEEDS             33.57N 86.50W
04/19/2015                   ST. CLAIR          AL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            TREES DOWN ON OAK RIDGE DRIVE.

0432 PM     TSTM WND DMG     4 SE MOODY              33.56N 86.44W
04/19/2015                   ST. CLAIR          AL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            TREES DOWN ON PAPAS HILL ROAD.

1237 AM     TSTM WND DMG     SHOTTSVILLE             34.26N 88.13W
04/20/2015                   MARION             AL   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            SEVERAL TREES WERE BLOWN DOWN.

1255 AM     HAIL             6 E VERNON              33.76N 88.01W
04/20/2015  E0.50 INCH       LAMAR              AL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            DIME SIZE HAIL IN CROSSVILLE.

0109 AM     HAIL             VERNON                  33.76N 88.11W
04/20/2015  E0.50 INCH       LAMAR              AL   EMERGENCY MNGR

            DIME SIZE HAIL

0210 AM     HAIL             3 NNW JASPER            33.89N 87.28W
04/20/2015  E0.75 INCH       WALKER             AL   TRAINED SPOTTER

            DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS ESTIMATED AT 45 MPH AT FARMSTEAD
            BAPTIST CHURCH.

0236 AM     HAIL             2 NE BROOKSVILLE        34.20N 86.44W
04/20/2015  E1.00 INCH       BLOUNT             AL   PUBLIC

            QUARTER SIZE HAIL 3 MILES NORTH OF HWY 278 ON HIGHWAY 79.


0254 AM     HAIL             ONEONTA                 33.95N 86.47W
04/20/2015  E0.50 INCH       BLOUNT             AL   AMATEUR RADIO

            DIME SIZE HAIL


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GRANTHAM


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