Hail Map for Helena, AL

The Helena, AL area has had 4 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 16 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Helena, AL on 47 occasions, including 3 occasions during the past year.

Name: Helena, AL
Where Located: 16.7 miles SSW of Birmingham, AL
Map: Google Map for Helena, AL
Population: 16793
Housing Units: 6268
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Helena, AL

Date / Time Report Details
7/7/2019 12:15 PM CDT Tree down near the intersection of hwy 52 and rolling mill st. winds 40-50 mph. time estimated from rada in shelby county AL, 3.2 miles W of Helena, AL
6/22/2019 3:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/22/2019 3:23 PM CDT At 319 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near shelby county airport, or near alabaster, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/20/2019 3:15 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/20/2019 3:18 AM CDT At 315 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near locust fork to oak mountain state park to near marion, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, alabaster, bessemer, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, trussville, helena, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, leeds, moody, calera, fairfield, chelsea, fultondale and montevallo.
6/20/2019 3:00 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/20/2019 3:03 AM CDT At 259 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near blount springs to near bessemer to near newbern, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, alabaster, bessemer, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, trussville, helena, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, leeds, moody, calera, fairfield, chelsea, fultondale and montevallo.
6/20/2019 2:36 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/20/2019 2:39 AM CDT At 235 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near smith dam to near abernant to near arcola, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, alabaster, bessemer, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, trussville, helena, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, leeds, moody, calera, fairfield, chelsea, fultondale and montevallo.
6/20/2019 2:29 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/20/2019 2:32 AM CDT At 229 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near curry to near bull city to near forkland, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/9/2019 12:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 5/9/2019 12:42 PM CDT At 1139 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jasper to tuscaloosa, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/9/2019 12:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 5/9/2019 12:30 PM CDT At 1139 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jasper to tuscaloosa, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/9/2019 12:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 5/9/2019 12:15 PM CDT At 1139 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jasper to tuscaloosa, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/9/2019 12:00 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 5/9/2019 12:03 PM CDT At 1139 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jasper to tuscaloosa, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/9/2019 11:40 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 5/9/2019 11:43 AM CDT The national weather service in birmingham has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. jefferson county in central alabama. until 100 pm cdt. At 1139 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jasper to tuscaloosa, moving east at 40 mph.
4/18/2019 7:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/18/2019 7:19 PM CDT At 716 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from patton creek to near parnell, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, hoover, alabaster, pelham, helena, leeds, calera, chelsea, clanton, montevallo, childersburg, columbiana, jemison, wilsonville, indian springs village, vincent, thorsby, harpersville, westover, maplesville and wilton. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for central, south central and east central alabama.
4/18/2019 7:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/18/2019 7:20 PM CDT At 715 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near west jefferson to birmingham to helena, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, mountain brook, trussville, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, leeds, moody, fairfield, fultondale, center point, pleasant grove, clay, pinson, tarrant and midfield. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for central and west central alabama.
4/18/2019 7:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/18/2019 7:10 PM CDT At 706 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near west jefferson to hueytown to near tannehill ironworks state park, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, mountain brook, trussville, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, leeds, moody, fairfield, fultondale, center point, pleasant grove, clay, pinson, tarrant and midfield. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for central and west central alabama.
4/18/2019 6:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/18/2019 7:01 PM CDT At 657 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near gorgas steam plant to north johns to near tannehill ironworks state park, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, mountain brook, trussville, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, leeds, moody, fairfield, fultondale, center point, pleasant grove, clay, pinson, tarrant and midfield. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for central and west central alabama.
4/18/2019 6:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/18/2019 6:58 PM CDT At 653 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near tannehill ironworks state park to 9 miles west of paul m grist state park, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/18/2019 6:38 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/18/2019 6:43 PM CDT At 638 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near bankhead lock and dam to near brookwood to near vance, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
8/10/2018 7:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/10/2018 7:53 PM CDT At 750 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near alabaster, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, alabaster, pelham, columbiana, wilsonville, oak mountain state park, shelby, camp branch, saddle lake farms, siluria, bounds lake, ballantrae and saginaw.
8/10/2018 7:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/10/2018 7:46 PM CDT The national weather service in birmingham has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. central shelby county in central alabama. until 830 pm cdt. At 743 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over alabaster, moving east at 20 mph.
8/10/2018 7:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/10/2018 7:40 PM CDT At 737 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over alabaster, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, alabaster, pelham, helena, joe tucker park, camp branch, saddle lake farms, bounds lake, ballantrae and saginaw.
8/10/2018 7:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/10/2018 7:35 PM CDT At 728 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over helena, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, alabaster, pelham, helena, oak mountain state park, joe tucker park, camp branch, saddle lake farms, siluria, bounds lake, ballantrae and saginaw.
8/10/2018 7:25 PM CDT Tree down on scurlock roa in shelby county AL, 2.9 miles WNW of Helena, AL
8/10/2018 7:22 PM CDT Trees were blown down near highway 52 and elvira roa in shelby county AL, 0.3 miles W of Helena, AL
8/10/2018 7:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/10/2018 7:25 PM CDT The national weather service in birmingham has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. west central shelby county in central alabama. until 745 pm cdt. At 721 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near helena, moving east at 20 mph.
6/28/2018 3:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/28/2018 3:57 PM CDT At 354 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from mercedes benz of alabama to near brierfield ironworks park to near gap of the mountain, moving southwest at 35 mph (emergency management). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, alabaster, bessemer, pelham, helena, hueytown, calera, montevallo, columbiana, wilton, north johns, bull city, american village, maylene, splash adventure, university of montevallo, shelby county airport, lay lake, concord, shelby and joe tucker park.
6/28/2018 3:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/28/2018 3:17 PM CDT At 312 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near oak grove to patton creek to near wilsonville, moving southwest at 35 mph (emergency management). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, alabaster, bessemer, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, helena, hueytown, irondale, calera, fairfield, chelsea, fultondale, montevallo, columbiana, wilsonville, pleasant grove and tarrant.
6/28/2018 2:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/28/2018 2:58 PM CDT At 252 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from west jefferson to birmingham to near harpersville, moving southwest at 35 mph (emergency management). Hazards include 60 to 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/23/2018 8:55 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/23/2018 8:59 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for central jefferson county will expire at 900 am cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service birmingham.
6/23/2018 8:35 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/23/2018 8:41 AM CDT At 835 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from gardendale to hueytown, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, mountain brook, trussville, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, fairfield, fultondale, center point, pleasant grove, tarrant, midfield, adamsville, brighton, lipscomb and graysville.
6/23/2018 8:12 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/23/2018 8:16 AM CDT At 812 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over west jefferson, or 8 miles south of dora, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/22/2018 3:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/22/2018 3:16 PM CDT At 313 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near oak grove, or near hueytown, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, southwestern birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, hueytown, fairfield, pleasant grove, midfield, brighton, lipscomb, sylvan springs, birmingham fairgounds, ensley, bluff park, legion field, splash adventure, mcdonald chapel, concord and patton creek.
6/22/2018 3:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/22/2018 3:09 PM CDT At 303 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over oak grove, or 10 miles west of hueytown, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/10/2018 8:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/10/2018 8:07 PM CDT At 802 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lake view to near bessemer, moving northeast at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. possible minor damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/22/2018 8:50 PM CDT Trees down at honeysuckle road and honeysuckle circle... in helen in shelby county AL, 1.9 miles NE of Helena, AL
4/22/2018 8:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/22/2018 8:44 PM CDT At 818 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near splash adventure to near brierfield ironworks park to near parnell, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, alabaster, bessemer, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, trussville, helena, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, leeds, moody, calera, fairfield, chelsea, clanton and fultondale.
4/22/2018 8:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/22/2018 8:22 PM CDT At 756 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from lake view to near ashby to 6 miles southwest of paul m grist state park, moving northeast at 35 mph (emergency management). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/22/2018 7:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/22/2018 8:01 PM CDT At 756 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from lake view to near ashby to 6 miles southwest of paul m grist state park, moving northeast at 35 mph (emergency management). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
8/31/2017 9:08 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/31/2017 9:12 PM CDT At 908 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near calera, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, hoover, alabaster, pelham, helena, calera, chelsea, montevallo, columbiana, indian springs village, wilton, american village, oak mountain state park, oak mountain amphitheater, highland lakes, ashby, brierfield ironworks park, university of montevallo, talladega national forest, shelby county airport and meadowbrook. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for central and east central alabama.
8/31/2017 8:59 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/31/2017 9:03 PM CDT At 858 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over montevallo, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, hoover, alabaster, pelham, helena, calera, chelsea, montevallo, columbiana, indian springs village, wilton, american village, oak mountain state park, maylene, oak mountain amphitheater, highland lakes, ashby, riverchase, brierfield ironworks park, university of montevallo and talladega national forest. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for central and east central alabama.
8/31/2017 8:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/31/2017 8:45 PM CDT At 840 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near wilton, or near montevallo, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
8/31/2017 7:59 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/31/2017 8:05 PM CDT At 759 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near tannehill ironworks state park, or 7 miles southwest of bessemer, moving northeast at 30 mph. this storm has a history of producing tornadoes (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. Locations impacted include, bessemer, hueytown, splash adventure, concord, mccalla, promenade tannehill, bent brook golf club and mcadory.
8/31/2017 7:46 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/31/2017 7:50 PM CDT At 746 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located over woodstock, or 14 miles southwest of bessemer, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. Locations impacted include, bessemer, hueytown, lake view, north johns, splash adventure, tannehill ironworks state park, concord, north bibb, mccalla, promenade tannehill, bucksville, weller, bent brook golf club, mcadory, caffee junction, bessemer airport and lake cyrus.
8/31/2017 7:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/31/2017 7:40 PM CDT At 736 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over west blocton, or 12 miles north of centreville, moving northeast at 30 mph. this storm has a history of producing tornadoes (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely.
7/5/2017 4:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/5/2017 4:45 PM CDT At 441 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over bluff park, or over hoover, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/22/2017 2:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/22/2017 2:54 PM CDT At 250 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near helena, moving northeast at 30 mph. this storm produced a brief tornado earlier (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. Locations impacted include, hoover, bessemer, pelham, helena, regions park or hoover met, oak mountain amphitheater, joe tucker park, bessemer airport and lake cyrus.
6/22/2017 2:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/22/2017 2:47 PM CDT At 243 pm cdt, a tornado producing storm was located near maylene, or 8 miles northwest of montevallo, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely.
6/15/2017 3:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/15/2017 3:37 PM CDT At 332 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near alexandria to near maylene to near talladega national forest, moving south at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, gadsden, vestavia hills, alabaster, bessemer, homewood, anniston, pelham, oxford, mountain brook, trussville, helena, hueytown, talladega, gardendale, sylacauga, pell city, jacksonville and irondale.
6/15/2017 3:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/15/2017 3:28 PM CDT At 323 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from glencoe to near bessemer to near centreville, moving south at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. there have been several reports of trees downed by these storms. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, gadsden, vestavia hills, alabaster, bessemer, homewood, anniston, pelham, oxford, mountain brook, trussville, helena, hueytown, talladega, gardendale, sylacauga, pell city, jacksonville and irondale.
6/15/2017 3:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/15/2017 3:18 PM CDT At 315 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near reece city to hueytown to near west blocton, moving south at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/15/2017 2:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/15/2017 2:50 PM CDT At 246 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from albertville to 7 miles southwest of bankhead lock and dam, moving southeast at 35 mph. there have been a few reports of downed trees with these storms (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/28/2017 3:11 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 5/28/2017 3:15 AM CDT At 311 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from bull city to near clay, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, mountain brook, trussville, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, leeds, moody, fairfield, fultondale, sumiton, pinson-clay-chalkv, center point, pleasant grove, clay and pinson.
5/28/2017 2:53 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 5/28/2017 2:57 AM CDT At 253 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northwest of oak grove to near morris, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, mountain brook, trussville, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, leeds, moody, fairfield, fultondale, sumiton, cordova, dora, pinson-clay-chalkv, center point and pleasant grove.
5/28/2017 2:28 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 5/28/2017 2:35 AM CDT At 228 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near oakman to near smith dam, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/30/2017 2:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/30/2017 2:35 PM CDT At 232 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near morgan city to the summit, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, mountain brook, trussville, gardendale, irondale, leeds, moody, fultondale, oneonta, blountsville, cleveland, pinson-clay-chalkv, dallas, center point, clay and pinson. a tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for alabama. A tornado watch also remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for northeastern alabama.
4/30/2017 2:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/30/2017 2:19 PM CDT At 214 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles northwest of holly pond to near bessemer, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, mountain brook, trussville, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, leeds, moody, fairfield, fultondale, oneonta, blountsville, cleveland, pinson-clay-chalkv, dallas and center point. a tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for alabama. A tornado watch also remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for northeastern alabama.
4/30/2017 1:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/30/2017 1:51 PM CDT At 145 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles southeast of helicon to tannehill ironworks state park, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
4/5/2017 5:35 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/5/2017 5:38 PM CDT At 535 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over riverchase galleria, or over hoover, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, trussville, helena, irondale, leeds, moody, chelsea, indian springs village, vincent, regions park or hoover met, oak mountain state park, vandiver, barber motorsports park and shops of grand river. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for alabama.
4/5/2017 5:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/5/2017 5:34 PM CDT At 529 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over regions park or hoover met, or over helena, moving northeast at 55 mph (public). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
4/5/2017 11:55 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/5/2017 12:00 PM CDT At 1154 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near tannehill ironworks state park, or 12 miles northwest of montevallo, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
4/5/2017 7:07 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/5/2017 7:10 AM CDT At 707 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over maylene, or near alabaster, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, hoover, alabaster, pelham, helena, calera, chelsea, montevallo, columbiana, wilsonville, indian springs village, vincent, harpersville, westover, wilton, american village, oak mountain state park, vandiver, maylene, oak mountain amphitheater and highland lakes. A tornado watch remains in effect until noon cdt for east central alabama.
4/5/2017 6:52 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/5/2017 6:55 AM CDT At 652 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near west blocton, or 9 miles west of montevallo, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
3/27/2017 7:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/27/2017 7:27 PM CDT At 722 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over brighton, or near hueytown, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
3/10/2017 3:19 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/10/2017 3:23 AM CST At 319 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near childersburg to mercedes benz of alabama, moving south at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, alabaster, pelham, helena, calera, chelsea, montevallo, columbiana, wilsonville, vincent, harpersville, westover, wilton, american village, maylene, university of montevallo, shelby county airport, lay lake, oak mountain state park, shelby and joe tucker park.
3/10/2017 3:05 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/10/2017 3:08 AM CST At 305 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near alpine bay resort to near abernant, moving south at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, southwestern birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, alabaster, bessemer, pelham, helena, hueytown, pell city, calera, chelsea, montevallo, columbiana, wilsonville, midfield, brighton, indian springs village, lipscomb, vincent and harpersville.
3/10/2017 2:51 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/10/2017 2:56 AM CST At 251 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from logan martin lake to bull city, moving south at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, alabaster, bessemer, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, trussville, helena, hueytown, pell city, irondale, leeds, moody, calera, fairfield, chelsea, fultondale and montevallo.
3/10/2017 2:36 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/10/2017 2:39 AM CST At 236 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near riverside to 6 miles northwest of oak grove, moving south at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
3/7/2017 3:17 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/7/2017 3:22 PM CST At 317 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from mountain brook to meadowbrook to pelham, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, hoover, vestavia hills, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, helena, leeds, chelsea, indian springs village, vincent, harpersville, westover, oak mountain state park, vandiver, oak mountain amphitheater, greystone, samford university, highland lakes, cahaba heights and riverchase.
3/7/2017 3:09 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/7/2017 3:13 PM CST At 309 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from birmingham to hoover to near helena, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, southern birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, helena, irondale, leeds, chelsea, indian springs village, vincent, harpersville, westover, five points south, oak mountain state park, vandiver, bluff park, oak mountain amphitheater and u. a. b. Campus.
3/7/2017 2:58 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/7/2017 3:01 PM CST At 258 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from pleasant grove to birmingham to near bessemer, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, helena, hueytown, irondale, leeds, fairfield, chelsea, pleasant grove, midfield, brighton, indian springs village, lipscomb, vincent and harpersville.
3/7/2017 2:46 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/7/2017 2:49 PM CST At 246 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near concord to near splash adventure to lake view, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
1/22/2017 1:11 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 1/22/2017 1:16 AM CST At 110 am cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over cahaba heights, or over mountain brook, moving east at 55 mph. small hail is also expected with this storm (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, trussville, helena, irondale, leeds, moody, chelsea, center point, tarrant, indian springs village, vincent, regions field, greystone, the summit and oak mountain state park. A tornado watch remains in effect until 300 am cst for alabama.
1/22/2017 1:04 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 1/22/2017 1:07 AM CST At 103 am cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over southwestern birmingham, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/14/2016 5:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/14/2016 5:04 PM CDT At 501 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near vincent to near pelham, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, hoover, pelham, leeds, chelsea, columbiana, wilsonville, indian springs village, vincent, harpersville, westover, lake purdy, greystone, meadowbrook, oak mountain state park, fowler lake, mount laurel, vandiver, oak mountain amphitheater, brook highland and riverchase.
7/14/2016 4:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/14/2016 4:45 PM CDT At 438 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from leeds to near hoover metropolitan stadium, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
7/14/2016 4:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/14/2016 4:39 PM CDT At 433 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from birmingham to near north johns, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/17/2016 3:32 PM CDT Trees down along highway 52 and at intersection of brook drive and hillsboro parkway. time estimated by rada in shelby county AL, 1.5 miles W of Helena, AL
6/17/2016 3:26 PM CDT Several reports of trees down around helena. time estimated by rada in shelby county AL, 2.6 miles W of Helena, AL
6/17/2016 3:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/17/2016 3:26 PM CDT At 323 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near vandiver to near maylene to near knoxville, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, tuscaloosa, hoover, alabaster, northport, pelham, helena, leeds, calera, chelsea, montevallo, brent, columbiana, centreville, greensboro, wilsonville, holt, moundville, indian springs village, vincent and lake view.
6/17/2016 3:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/17/2016 3:09 PM CDT At 306 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from birmingham to near tannehill ironworks state park, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, southwestern birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, hueytown, fairfield, pleasant grove, midfield, brighton, lipscomb, north johns, splash adventure, ross bridge, bluff park, concord, patton creek, riverchase galleria, mcdonald chapel and edgewater.
6/17/2016 2:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/17/2016 3:02 PM CDT At 257 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from the summit to near gordo, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/17/2016 2:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/17/2016 2:46 PM CDT At 243 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of gorgas steam plant to north johns, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, southwestern birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, hueytown, fairfield, pleasant grove, midfield, brighton, lipscomb, sylvan springs, mulga, maytown, north johns, splash adventure, ross bridge, bluff park, concord and patton creek.
6/17/2016 2:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/17/2016 2:33 PM CDT At 229 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northeast of bankhead lock and dam, or 15 miles south of cordova, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/16/2016 5:35 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/16/2016 5:44 PM CDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 545 pm cdt for central shelby county. at 534 pm cdt. a severe thunderstorm was located near chelsea. moving south at 20 mph. hazard. 60 mph wind gusts. source. Radar indicated.
6/16/2016 5:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/16/2016 5:29 PM CDT At 526 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over indian springs village, or near pelham, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, hoover, vestavia hills, alabaster, homewood, pelham, helena, chelsea, indian springs village, patton creek, riverchase galleria, oak mountain amphitheater, meadowbrook, oak mountain state park, hoover metropolitan stadium, riverchase, bluff park, brook highland, hoover veterans park, saginaw and saddle lake farms.
6/16/2016 5:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/16/2016 5:16 PM CDT At 513 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over vestavia hills, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
4/29/2016 6:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/29/2016 6:43 PM CDT At 638 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near springville to near brook highland to near tannehill ironworks state park, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, hoover, alabaster, pelham, helena, pell city, leeds, moody, calera, chelsea, montevallo, columbiana, springville, odenville, wilsonville, margaret, argo, indian springs village, riverside, vincent and ragland.
4/29/2016 6:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/29/2016 6:27 PM CDT At 623 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pinson to near tannehill ironworks state park, moving east at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, mountain brook, trussville, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, leeds, fairfield, fultondale, center point, pleasant grove, clay, pinson, tarrant, midfield and adamsville.
4/29/2016 6:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/29/2016 6:17 PM CDT At 613 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near clay to near tannehill ironworks state park, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
4/29/2016 6:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/29/2016 6:07 PM CDT At 602 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from arkadelphia to abernant, moving east at 35 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, mountain brook, trussville, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, leeds, fairfield, fultondale, sumiton, center point, pleasant grove, clay, pinson, tarrant and midfield.
4/29/2016 5:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 4/29/2016 5:45 PM CDT At 542 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near smith dam to near deerlick creek campgrounds, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
3/1/2016 6:00 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/1/2016 6:03 PM CST At 600 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near mount laurel to near chelsea to shelby county airport, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, hoover, alabaster, pelham, helena, calera, chelsea, childersburg, columbiana, wilsonville, indian springs village, vincent, harpersville, westover, lake purdy, greystone, meadowbrook, oak mountain state park, maylene, shelby county airport and fowler lake. This includes interstate 65 between mile markers 234 and 242.
3/1/2016 5:56 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/1/2016 5:59 PM CST At 556 pm cst, a confirmed tornado was located over helena, moving east at 40 mph (radar confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. locations impacted include, hoover, alabaster, pelham, helena, chelsea, columbiana, indian springs village, oak mountain amphitheater, oak mountain state park, riverchase, saddle lake farms, ballantrae, joe tucker park and bounds lake. This includes interstate 65 between mile markers 242 and 247.
3/1/2016 5:52 PM CST Trees down near helena city hall. time estimated by rada in shelby county AL, 3.2 miles W of Helena, AL
3/1/2016 5:47 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/1/2016 5:50 PM CST At 547 pm cst, a confirmed tornado was located near bessemer, moving east at 50 mph (radar confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. locations impacted include, hoover, alabaster, bessemer, pelham, helena, chelsea, columbiana, indian springs village, oak mountain amphitheater, oak mountain state park, hoover metropolitan stadium, riverchase, saddle lake farms, bent brook golf club, ballantrae, joe tucker park, promenade tannehill, bounds lake, bessemer airport and mcadory. this includes the following highways, interstate 65 between mile markers 242 and 247. Interstate 459 between mile markers 6 and 10.
3/1/2016 5:44 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/1/2016 5:47 PM CST At 544 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near bessemer, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely.
3/1/2016 5:42 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/1/2016 5:45 PM CST At 541 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from brighton to near bessemer to near woodstock, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. locations impacted include, southwestern birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, alabaster, bessemer, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, helena, hueytown, calera, fairfield, chelsea, childersburg, columbiana, wilsonville, pleasant grove, midfield, brighton and indian springs village. this includes the following highways, interstate 65 between mile markers 234 and 258. interstate 459 between mile markers 6 and 23. Interstate 20 between mile markers 106 and 118.
3/1/2016 5:27 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 3/1/2016 5:30 PM CST At 527 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from oak grove to near abernant to brookwood, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
8/10/2015 9:10 PM CDT Tree down on roy drive at jenkins circle in helen in shelby county AL, 2.7 miles WNW of Helena, AL
8/10/2015 9:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/10/2015 9:10 PM CDT At 906 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near chelsea to 7 miles northwest of wilton, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, hoover, alabaster, pelham, helena, calera, chelsea, montevallo, columbiana, wilsonville, indian springs village, woodstock, west blocton, wilton, university of montevallo, brierfield ironworks park, ashby, meadowbrook, lay lake, oak mountain state park and maylene.
8/10/2015 8:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/10/2015 9:01 PM CDT At 856 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from chelsea to near tannehill ironworks state park, moving southeast at 30 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, mountain brook, hueytown, irondale, fairfield, midfield, brighton, lipscomb, north johns, splash adventure, b. j. c. c,. Ross bridge, regions field, bluff park, the summit and legion field.
8/10/2015 8:35 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/10/2015 8:39 PM CDT At 834 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from the summit to north johns, moving southeast at 35 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
8/10/2015 8:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/10/2015 8:34 PM CDT At 830 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from mountain brook to near oak grove, moving southeast at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, mountain brook, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, fairfield, fultondale, pleasant grove, tarrant, midfield, adamsville, brighton, lipscomb, graysville, sylvan springs and brookside.
8/10/2015 8:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 8/10/2015 8:18 PM CDT At 815 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near forestdale to 8 miles southwest of gorgas steam plant, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/29/2015 3:00 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/29/2015 3:03 PM CDT At 259 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over alabaster, moving south at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, hoover, alabaster, pelham, helena, calera, chelsea, montevallo, columbiana, indian springs village, wilton, university of montevallo, meadowbrook, oak mountain state park, maylene, shelby county airport, fowler lake, mount laurel, american village, oak mountain amphitheater and riverchase.
7/29/2015 2:55 PM CDT Several trees down in the alabaster and helena areas including one tree snapped along hwy 58 near the navajo hills entrance. other locations include roy dr in helena an in shelby county AL, 3.5 miles WNW of Helena, AL
7/29/2015 2:49 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/29/2015 2:53 PM CDT At 249 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over oak mountain amphitheater, or over hoover, moving south at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, alabaster, bessemer, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, helena, irondale, calera, chelsea, montevallo, columbiana, wilsonville, indian springs village, lipscomb, vincent, harpersville and westover.
7/29/2015 2:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/29/2015 2:40 PM CDT At 237 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from birmingham to near westover, moving south at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/22/2015 3:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/22/2015 3:59 PM CDT At 356 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near university of montevallo, or near montevallo, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/22/2015 1:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/22/2015 1:54 PM CDT At 151 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over pelham, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, hoover, alabaster, pelham, helena, calera, chelsea, columbiana, indian springs village, oak mountain amphitheater, oak mountain state park, shelby county airport, riverchase, hoover veterans park, saginaw, saddle lake farms, ballantrae, joe tucker park, camp branch, bounds lake and siluria.
7/22/2015 1:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/22/2015 1:36 PM CDT At 133 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over hoover metropolitan stadium, or over helena, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/19/2015 1:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/19/2015 1:22 PM CDT At 119 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over shelby county airport, or near calera, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, alabaster, pelham, helena, calera, montevallo, wilton, university of montevallo, american village, maylene, shelby county airport, alabaster veterans park, saginaw, saddle lake farms, dogwood, joe tucker park, camp branch and siluria.
7/19/2015 1:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/19/2015 1:09 PM CDT At 106 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over maylene, or over alabaster, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, alabaster, pelham, helena, calera, montevallo, wilton, university of montevallo, american village, maylene, shelby county airport, alabaster veterans park, saginaw, saddle lake farms, dogwood, joe tucker park, camp branch and siluria.
7/19/2015 12:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/19/2015 12:59 PM CDT At 1256 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over alabaster, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/15/2015 4:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/15/2015 4:22 PM CDT At 418 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near maylene, or 7 miles southwest of alabaster, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/14/2015 8:20 PM CDT Trees and powerlines down along jolley rd in jefferson county AL, 5.1 miles ENE of Helena, AL
7/14/2015 8:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/14/2015 8:26 PM CDT At 820 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles west of ashville to argo to birmingham to ensley to oak grove to bankhead lock and dam, moving southeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings.
7/14/2015 8:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/14/2015 8:19 PM CDT At 815 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near moody to barber motorsports park to the summit to birmingham to north johns to near bankhead lock and dam, moving south at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/14/2015 8:15 PM CDT Trees down at highway 17 and fieldstone drive in helena in shelby county AL, 2.7 miles WNW of Helena, AL
7/14/2015 8:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/14/2015 8:05 PM CDT At 802 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northwest of ashville to near springville to center point to birmingham to near oak grove to near bankhead lock and dam, moving southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, bessemer, homewood, mountain brook, trussville, hueytown, gardendale, irondale, leeds, moody, fairfield, fultondale, oneonta, blountsville, cleveland, dallas, center point and pleasant grove.
7/14/2015 7:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 7/14/2015 7:35 PM CDT At 731 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from brooksville to near nectar to near blount springs to near arkadelphia to near parrish to 6 miles south of carbon hill, moving south at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings.
6/30/2015 7:35 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/30/2015 7:38 AM CDT At 733 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over chelsea, moving east at 45 mph (public reported. several reports of downed trees and power outages have been reported). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, birmingham, hoover, vestavia hills, alabaster, homewood, pelham, mountain brook, trussville, helena, irondale, leeds, moody, chelsea, fultondale, childersburg, wilsonville, tarrant, indian springs village, vincent and harpersville.
6/30/2015 7:16 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/30/2015 7:19 AM CDT At 715 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over helena, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
6/24/2015 10:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/24/2015 10:28 PM CDT At 1025 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near splash adventure to near harrisburg, moving northwest at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
6/24/2015 10:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/24/2015 10:19 PM CDT At 1016 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over university of montevallo, or near montevallo, moving southwest at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, alabaster, pelham, helena, calera, montevallo, columbiana, indian springs village, wilton, university of montevallo, american village, oak mountain amphitheater, oak mountain state park, maylene, shelby county airport, alabaster veterans park, saginaw, saddle lake farms, dogwood, ballantrae and joe tucker park.
6/24/2015 9:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/24/2015 9:48 PM CDT At 945 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near oak mountain state park, or near pelham, moving southwest at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
6/24/2015 9:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/24/2015 9:21 PM CDT At 918 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over highland lakes, or near chelsea, moving south at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, hoover, pelham, helena, chelsea, wilsonville, indian springs village, westover, mount laurel, lake purdy, greystone, oak mountain amphitheater, meadowbrook, oak mountain state park, fowler lake, highland lakes, brook highland, shoal creek, hoover veterans park, ballantrae and joe tucker park.
6/24/2015 9:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/24/2015 9:07 PM CDT At 903 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over mount laurel, or 7 miles north of chelsea, moving south at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
6/13/2015 6:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/13/2015 6:25 PM CDT At 622 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over calera, moving north at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/9/2015 8:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/9/2015 8:53 PM CDT At 850 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near chelsea to near alabaster, moving south at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, hoover, alabaster, pelham, helena, calera, chelsea, columbiana, wilsonville, indian springs village, lake purdy, greystone, meadowbrook, oak mountain state park, shelby county airport, fowler lake, mount laurel, oak mountain amphitheater, riverchase, highland lakes and brook highland.
6/9/2015 8:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/9/2015 8:32 PM CDT At 829 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near mount laurel to oak mountain state park, moving south at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
6/9/2015 7:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/9/2015 7:33 PM CDT At 730 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near oak grove to bull city, moving south at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, bessemer, hueytown, pleasant grove, lake view, brookwood, coaling, sylvan springs, vance, maytown, north johns, splash adventure, bull city, lake wildwood, concord, bankhead lock and dam, mercedes benz of alabama, abernant, tannehill ironworks state park, north bibb and rock creek.
6/9/2015 7:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, AL at 6/9/2015 7:14 PM CDT At 711 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near oak grove to near bull city, moving south at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
5/31/2015 9:10 PM CDT Estimated winds of 50 to 55 mph knocked trees down along highway 1 in shelby county AL, 2.6 miles W of Helena, AL
5/27/2015 5:28 PM CDT At 526 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over wilton, or over montevallo, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
10/15/2012 12:18 AM CDT A few trees were snapped and other minor tree damage occurred near paradise lane and county r in jefferson county AL, 4 miles ESE of Helena, AL
7/10/2012 5:12 PM CDT A tree was blown down on highway 1 in shelby county AL, 2.6 miles W of Helena, AL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM A few trees blown down in helen in shelby county AL, 2.6 miles W of Helena, AL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Trees down on highway 261 in helen in shelby county AL, 2.6 miles W of Helena, AL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Trees and powerlines down near shades crest road and bluff ridge roa in jefferson county AL, 4 miles ENE of Helena, AL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 2.6 miles W of Helena, AL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 2.6 miles W of Helena, AL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 2.6 miles W of Helena, AL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 2.6 miles W of Helena, AL, quarter size hail in rocky ridge at jct hwys 17 and 58.