Wednesday, May 22 2013 11:14 PM EDT2013-05-23 03:14:08 GMT
It's that time of year again when our attention shifts from the spring threat of thunderstorms and tornadoes to summer's meteorological menace, hurricanes. The Atlantic hurricane season runs from JuneMore >>
It's that time of year again when our attention shifts from the spring threat of thunderstorms and tornadoes to summer's meteorological menace, hurricanes. The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June through November. Every April, Colorado State University releases a preseason forecast, and not everyone is a fan of those predictions.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 2:14 AM EDT2013-05-22 06:14:07 GMT
As reports emerge from Moore, Oklahoma, that nation has learned that schools caught the full impact of Monday's EF-5 tornado.Alabamians have also seen their share of devastation. Eight students died atMore >>
Tuesday, reporter Karen Church investigated how Alabama's newest schools, like Concord Elementary, are being designed to save lives. More >>
The National Weather Service has detected flash flooding from thunderstorms over the warned area. These slow moving storms have been producing rainfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour with total accumulations of up to 5 to 8 inches expected.
According to the Dale County EMA office 6.8 inches of rain has fallen in Daleville and 5.2 inches in Ozark. There are no reports of major damage or injuries at this point.
There are reports of Highway 27 being closed between Ozark and Enterprise. Dixie Drive in the Forest Park subdivision of Enterprise was flooded and temporarily closed but has now been reopened.
As a result of the flooding and road closures, Geneva County officials say the county health department is also closed Tuesday.