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A powerful storm system moved across the southeast portions of the United States January 8 and 9th, 2024. The system brought widespread damaging winds overnight and into the morning hours of January 9th. Additionally, a powerful squall line traversed the area bringing another round of damaging winds and several tornadoes during the morning of January 9th. Information is preliminary but several injuries and one fatality occurred as a result of the tornado outbreak. 

Region wide overview of the powerful storm system that moved through the region the second week of January. It brought widespread damaging winds and an out of tornadoes across the Florida Panhandle and southeast Alabama
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