Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL
WFUS54 KBMX 221948
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
148 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017
The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a
* Tornado Warning for...
Northwestern Lee County in east central Alabama...
* Until 215 PM CST
* At 148 PM CST, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located near Tuskegee National Forest, or near Auburn, moving
northeast at 30 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...
Auburn, Opelika, Auburn University and Robert G. Pitts Airport.
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.
LAT...LON 3251 8552 3255 8560 3271 8551 3269 8535
TIME...MOT...LOC 1948Z 227DEG 25KT 3254 8554