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Radar valid at 246 pm CDT, Jun 22nd 2017

ALC073-117-222030-
/O.NEW.KBMX.TO.W.0040.170622T1943Z-170622T2030Z/

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Tornado Warning
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
243 PM CDT THU JUN 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a

* Tornado Warning for…
West central Shelby County in Alabama…
South central Jefferson County in Alabama…

* Until 330 PM CDT

* At 243 PM CDT, a tornado producing storm was located near Maylene,
or 8 miles northwest of Montevallo, moving northeast at 30 mph.

HAZARD…Damaging tornado.

SOURCE…Radar confirmed tornado.

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…
Hoover, Alabaster, Bessemer, Pelham, Helena, Regions Park Or Hoover
Met, Oak Mountain Amphitheater, Joe Tucker Park, Bessemer Airport
and Lake Cyrus.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

To repeat, a tornado is on the ground. 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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LAT…LON 3333 8677 3313 8697 3316 8697 3316 8700
3317 8700 3317 8703 3339 8694
TIME…MOT…LOC 1943Z 211DEG 26KT 3319 8697

TORNADO…OBSERVED
HAIL…<.75IN

 

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