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The forecast staff at the National Weather Service Mobile/Pensacola welcome your reports of severe weather from anywhere in our County Warning Area (CWA)


Use one of the following methods to submit your report:

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Call our office at 251-633-6443



For the information to be of the best use to the forecasters on the operations floor, please submit your report as soon as possible after a severe weather event.


Please limit your submissions to events in which you witnessed at least one of the following. Always include the time the event happened and the location:

  • Tornado, waterspout, or funnel cloud: Give as much detail as possible regarding your location, how far away, and in what direction you observed the feature.
  • Wind Damage: Any structural damage, downed trees, downed power lines, etc.
  • Hail: Specify the size, location, and time of occurrence.
  • Flooding: Report any flooding of roads, homes, or businesses.
  • Heavy Rain: Rainfall reports are always welcome, including rainfall totals. Rain totals of more than 1 inch in an hour are also helpful.
  • Winter Weather: Any reports of snow, sleet, or freezing rain. Please include accumulation information and reports of road conditions.

Pursuant to 18 U.S.C. § 1001, knowingly and willfully make any materially false, fictitious, or fraudulent statement or entry on this form is a crime punishable by fine and imprisonment.