Wednesday, January 8 2014 5:50 PM EST2014-01-08 22:50:22 GMT
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Monday, May 5 2014 7:59 AM EDT2014-05-05 11:59:35 GMT
President Obama declared a major disaster in five Alabama countiesMore >
President Obama declared a major disaster in Alabama, and Lee County along with Jefferson, Baldwin, Limestone and Mobile Counties will be receiving federal funding to increase recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe storms.More >
(FEMA/CDC) - Be alert to changing weather conditions. When there are thunderstorms in your area, turn on your radio or TV to get the latest emergency information from local authorities. Listen for announcementsMore >
Wednesday, June 19 2013 7:10 PM EDT2013-06-19 23:10:09 GMT
The National Weather Service says there is some minor damage on Grand Isle after a waterspout Wednesday afternoon. WWL-TV in New Orleans says that the Grand Isle Fire Department is reporting a powerMore >
The National Weather Service says there is some minor damage on Grand Isle after a waterspout Wednesday afternoon.More >
WSFA 12 News Chief Meteorologist Rich Thomas says the kind of flooding our area saw is regular overflow of low lying areas such as pasture lands and some secondary roads. None of the flooding situations forced any kind of significant evacuations.
Autauga County Emergency Management Agency officials also asked Autaugaville residents along the Alabama River to be aware of the potential for flooding. A voluntary evacuation was issued Monday.
Alabama Power said Tuesday the rain caused lake levels to rise at some of its reservoirs. It will continue to have the spillway gates open at its Weiss, Henry, Logan Martin, Lay, Mitchell and Jordan dams on the Coosa River, and Harris and Martin dams on the Tallapoosa River over the next few days.
For updates about lake conditions and more information about Alabama Power lakes, please visit alabamapower.com or call 1-800-525-3711.
Monday, July 28 2014 12:50 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:50:28 GMT
Five cars were destroyed when fire broke out at an apartment complex carport Sunday night. Firefighters said the fire started just after 9:30 at the Canyon Park Apartments on SW 10th Avenue in Beaverton. FirefightersMore >
Five cars were destroyed when fire broke out at an apartment complex carport Sunday night.More >
Monday, July 28 2014 1:54 AM EDT2014-07-28 05:54:28 GMT
Authorities now say 14 people - including a 15-year-old - have been struck by lightning during rare summer thunderstorms that have swept through Southern California, injuring two critically.More >
A 20-year-old man died Sunday after lightning struck or rattled 13 people at a popular Los Angeles beach and a golfer on Catalina Island during summer thunderstorms that swept through Southern California, authorities said.More >
Friday, July 25 2014 10:38 AM EDT2014-07-25 14:38:42 GMT
Two teenagers accused of torturing a 16-year-old boy inside a shed were sentenced to prison Thursday. Jenna Montgomery and Jess Taylor both pleaded guilty to kidnapping, robbery and assault charges. MontgomeryMore >
Two teenagers accused of torturing a 16-year-old boy inside a shed were sentenced to prison Thursday.More >