This is a repeating event

27aprAll DayThe Hackleburg-Phil Campbell, AL EF5 Tornado (2011)

Event Details

Pavement scoured off the surface along Brown Street in Phil Campbell.

This summary explores one of the 4-catastrophic EF5 tornadoes that occurred on April 27, 2011. A continuous tornado track was found that began west of Hamilton in SW Marion County, AL. The tornado strengthened rapidly and hit the city of Hackleburg as an EF5 with estimated max winds of 210 mph.

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