Tornado Warning For Parts Of Marengo County Until 9:00 PM

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a

* Tornado Warning for…
Southwestern Marengo County in southwestern Alabama…

* Until 900 PM CDT.

* At 821 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located 8 miles south of Putnam, or 17 miles west of
Thomasville, moving north at 35 mph.

HAZARD…Tornado.

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…
Myrtlewood, Putnam, Nanafalia and Half Acre.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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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