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Damaging straight-line winds, hail possible Thursday evening

Published 11:27am Wednesday, June 12, 2013

A mid-June cold front will bring the chance of severe weather to Marengo County on Thursday afternoon.

The main threat for severe weather Thursday will be damaging straight-line winds and hail.
The main threat for severe weather Thursday will be damaging straight-line winds and hail. (National Weather Service graphic)

Scattered severe storms will be possible across all of Central Alabama on Thursday afternoon through the evening hours as a cold front pushes southward, according to the National Weather Service in Birmingham.

The main threats will be large hail and damaging straight-line winds.

After sunset, the storms will weaken over time but a few isolated severe storms could still be possible in southern counties like Marengo.

Check back for updates on any severe weather watches or warnings.

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