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Highway 25 EF-0 Tornado (Marengo County)
  March 14, 2019


Event Summary

Estimated Maximum Wind:
75 mph
Damage Path Length:
5.06 miles
Maximum Path Width:
150 yards
Approximate Start Point/Time:
2 ENE Dayton
at 639 pm 
Approximate End Point/Time:
2 SW Uniontown
at 649 pm 


NWS Meteorologists surveyed damage in northeast Marengo County between Dayton and Faunsdale and determined it was the result of a tornado.

This tornado produced sporadic damage along its path. The tornado touched down just west of the intersection of AL Highway 25 and County Road 59, northeast of Dayton. Several trees were snapped off and a couple homes suffered minor damage. One home sustained significant roof damage. The tornado moved northeast and only caused sporadic tree damage along County Road 12 and Barry Brackin Road. The tornado lifted just north of County Road 53, just before the Perry County line. A home suffered minor damage and there was some minor tree damage near the end point.


Radar Image
Reflectivity (left) and velocity (right) of the tornado as it touched down.
Images are from KBMX at 639 pm.


Damage Photo
 Roof Damage
Damage Photo
  Minor Facade Damage