BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Storm reports have begun flowing in from communities in west Alabama after a significant weather system moved through the area Wednesday evening.
Below are reports sent to the National Weather Center.
8:59 p.m. – A pole barn was destroyed. Moderate damage to one home. Minor damage to a second home in Glencoe (Etowah County)
8:16 p.m. – Power lines down on Rock Springs Road in Smoke Rise (Blount County)
8:10 p.m. – .75 inch hail reported in Blountsville
7:20 p.m. – Trees were blown down along Highway 195 in northern Walker County
6:51 p.m. – Trees down near the train tracks on Highway 129 near Glen Allen (Marion County)
6:46 p.m. – Dime-sized hail near the Sonic in Vernon (Lamar County)
6:45 p.m. – Trees down and structural damage in Winfield. Possible tornado. (Marion County)
6:28 p.m. – Trees were blown down in Beaverton. The extent of other damage is unknown at this time (Lamar County)