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mammaduke 01-09-2008 03:28 PM

Major wind storms here !
 
We've had a major wind storm here. Our winds here got up to 75 miles per hour. There is major damage all around here, with downed trees, power lines & thousands without power, some until Sunday. We were one of the lucky ones who still has there power & no damage to our home.
Full story & pictures of damage on WWW.news10nbc.com.

mammaduke 01-09-2008 03:51 PM

It's still crazy here, they have set up shelters for those without power.

mammaduke 01-10-2008 02:04 PM

There are still families without power yet. They say some won't get any until Sunday or Monday. Homes are destroyed, along with cars, one person died when a branch came through there window as they were driving down the road.

RadioJonD 01-10-2008 02:12 PM

01/10 - Tornados Mississippi & Alabama
 
http://radar.weather.gov/radar.php?r...101111&loop=no

The threat has passed for my area of NW Alabama at this post. Earlier a tornado touched down about twenty miles west and tracked northest, just to the west of the house. No damage here, but my neighbors and I will be swapping stuff around in our yards!

No one has been hurt and minor damage reports are being received.

Though the major threat has past, we remain under a tornado watch until 7 pm CT.

mammaduke 01-10-2008 02:28 PM

I hope all of you are safe & sound there. There are still 17,900 people here without power. Keep us updated with what is going on there.


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