188  
WWUS84 KBMX 190210  
SPSBMX  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL  
910 PM CDT SAT MAY 18 2024  
 
ALZ047-048-190245-  
LEE AL-RUSSELL AL-  
910 PM CDT SAT MAY 18 2024  
 
...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT SOUTHEASTERN LEE AND NORTHERN  
RUSSELL COUNTIES THROUGH 945 PM CDT...  
 
AT 910 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG  
A LINE EXTENDING FROM GRIFFEN MILL TO SOCIETY HILL. MOVEMENT WAS  
SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH AND PENNY SIZE HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...GUSTY WINDS COULD KNOCK DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOW AROUND  
UNSECURED OBJECTS. MINOR HAIL DAMAGE TO VEGETATION IS  
POSSIBLE.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
PHENIX CITY, RUSSELL COUNTY SPORTS COMPLEX, UCHEE, SEALE, LADONIA,  
GRIFFEN MILL, HATCHECHUBBE, LADONIA SPORTS COMPLEX, MARVYN, PHENIX  
DRAG STRIP, PARKMANVILLE, MONTEREY HEIGHTS, AND FORT MITCHELL.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
IF OUTDOORS, CONSIDER SEEKING SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3241 8498 3239 8497 3239 8498 3238 8499  
3238 8497 3219 8523 3237 8544 3246 8544  
3256 8529 3249 8500 3246 8500 3244 8497  
3242 8496  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0210Z 297DEG 20KT 3253 8525 3242 8544  
 
MAX HAIL SIZE...0.75 IN  
MAX WIND GUST...50 MPH  
 

 
 
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