Hail Map for Opelika, AL

The Opelika, AL area has had 11 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 Opelika, AL on 58 occasions, including 7 occasions during the past year.

Name: Opelika, AL
Where Located: 7.5 miles ENE of Auburn, AL
Map: Google Map for Opelika, AL
Population: 26477
Housing Units: 11751
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Opelika, AL

Date / Time Report Details
6/22/2019 5:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/22/2019 5:45 PM CDT At 542 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near ten cedar estates to near dadeville to amity park, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, alexander city, valley, wetumpka, lanett, dadeville, camp hill, stroud, lafayette, la fayette, eclectic, jacksons` gap, waverly, lakeview, cusseta, martin dam, santuck, sturkie, dexter, trammel crossroads and buffalo.
6/22/2019 5:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/22/2019 5:20 PM CDT At 517 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from equality to dadeville to near stroud, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/7/2019 2:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/7/2019 2:34 PM CDT At 223 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from beans mill to bleecker to ladonia to near russell county sports complex to 8 miles north of hawkinsville, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, phenix city, opelika, smiths, smiths station, beulah, russell county sports complex, seale, beans mill, ladonia, bleecker, griffen mill, goat rock lake, monterey heights, uchee creek, fort mitchell, ladonia sports complex, fort mitchell activity center, carter acres, phenix drag strip and parkmanville.
6/7/2019 2:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/7/2019 2:27 PM CDT At 223 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from beans mill to bleecker to ladonia to near russell county sports complex to 8 miles north of hawkinsville, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, phenix city, opelika, smiths, smiths station, beulah, russell county sports complex, seale, beans mill, ladonia, bleecker, griffen mill, goat rock lake, monterey heights, uchee creek, fort mitchell, ladonia sports complex, fort mitchell activity center, carter acres, phenix drag strip and parkmanville.
6/7/2019 2:07 PM CDT Multiple trees down at hwy 169 and hwy 175. time estimated from rada in lee county AL, 11.7 miles NW of Opelika, AL
6/7/2019 2:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/7/2019 2:10 PM CDT At 207 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from opelika to near griffen mill to 6 miles west of ladonia to seale to 9 miles southwest of russell county sports complex, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, phenix city, opelika, smiths, smiths station, beulah, russell county sports complex, seale, beans mill, ladonia, bleecker, griffen mill, goat rock lake, monterey heights, uchee creek, fort mitchell, ladonia sports complex, fort mitchell activity center, carter acres, phenix drag strip and parkmanville.
6/7/2019 1:55 PM CDT Multiple trees down on lee road 29. time estimated from rada in lee county AL, 10.6 miles NNE of Opelika, AL
6/7/2019 1:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/7/2019 1:54 PM CDT At 151 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near auburn university to near auburn to near society hill to near uchee to near hurtsboro, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
3/25/2019 7:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 3/25/2019 7:06 PM CDT At 701 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near opelika to near beauregard to tuskegee national forest, 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, opelika, smiths, smiths station, tuskegee national forest, beauregard, society hill, bleecker, griffen mill, ladonia, monterey heights, i 85 rest area and marvyn.
3/25/2019 6:46 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 3/25/2019 6:51 PM CDT At 646 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near auburn university to near tuskegee national forest to near liberty city, 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. locations impacted include, auburn, opelika, tuskegee, notasulga, smiths, smiths station, auburn university, tuskegee national forest, beauregard, society hill, bleecker, griffen mill, ladonia, loachapoka, robert g. Pitts airport, i 85 rest area, monterey heights, chewacla state park and marvyn.
3/25/2019 6:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 3/25/2019 6:38 PM CDT At 634 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near notasulga, 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. locations impacted include, auburn, opelika, tuskegee, notasulga, smiths, smiths station, auburn university, tuskegee national forest, beauregard, society hill, bleecker, griffen mill, liberty city, ladonia, loachapoka, robert g. Pitts airport, i 85 rest area, monterey heights, chewacla state park and marvyn.
3/25/2019 6:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 3/25/2019 6:18 PM CDT At 614 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near martin dam, or near tallassee, 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.
3/3/2019 2:38 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 3/3/2019 2:44 PM CST At 238 pm cst, a tornado producing storm was located near tuskegee national forest, or 9 miles east of tuskegee, moving east at 60 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.
3/3/2019 2:07 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 3/3/2019 2:12 PM CST At 206 pm cst, a confirmed large and extremely dangerous tornado was located near society hill, or 10 miles southeast of auburn, moving east at 55 mph. this is a particularly dangerous situation. take cover now! (radar confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado. You are in a life-threatening situation. flying debris may be deadly to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be destroyed. considerable damage to homes, businesses, and vehicles is likely and complete destruction is possible. Locations impacted include, auburn, phenix city, opelika, smiths, smiths station, ladonia, beauregard, bleecker, griffen mill, bibb city, monterey heights, chewacla state park, ladonia sports complex, marvyn and bartletts ferry dam.
3/3/2019 1:58 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 3/3/2019 2:02 PM CST At 158 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near tuskegee national forest, or 9 miles south of auburn, moving east at 60 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.
1/19/2019 4:39 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 1/19/2019 4:45 PM CST At 439 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near beans mill to society hill, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/27/2018 1:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 9/27/2018 1:52 PM CDT At 137 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near beulah, or 9 miles northwest of smiths, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/27/2018 1:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 9/27/2018 1:41 PM CDT At 137 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near beulah, or 9 miles northwest of smiths, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/21/2018 7:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 7/21/2018 7:06 PM CDT At 703 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near ladonia to near beans mill, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, opelika, russell county sports complex, seale, ladonia, beauregard, bleecker, griffen mill, monterey heights, hatchechubbe, uchee creek, fort mitchell, ladonia sports complex, fort mitchell activity center, phenix drag strip and parkmanville.
7/21/2018 6:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 7/21/2018 6:38 PM CDT At 633 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near beauregard, or near opelika, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.
7/21/2018 6:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 7/21/2018 6:08 PM CDT At 604 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located over beauregard, or near opelika, moving south at 15 mph (radar confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado and ping pong ball size hail. 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, opelika and griffen mill.
7/21/2018 5:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 7/21/2018 6:01 PM CDT At 558 pm cdt, a tornado producing storm was located near beauregard, or near opelika, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado and ping pong ball size hail. 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.
7/21/2018 5:55 PM CDT Reports of several structures damaged near this location. time and location approximate. probable tornad in lee county AL, 4.1 miles NNW of Opelika, AL
7/21/2018 5:54 PM CDT Highway 169 south blocked roughly 1 mile south of the interstate 85 corridor... possible tornado. time approximat in lee county AL, 3.4 miles NNW of Opelika, AL
7/21/2018 5:52 PM CDT Several trees downed... fallen in different directions. probable tornado. time and location approximat in lee county AL, 2.7 miles NNW of Opelika, AL
7/21/2018 5:48 PM CDT Damage reported by lee county ema... possible tornado. time and location approximat in lee county AL, 2 miles NW of Opelika, AL
7/21/2018 5:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 7/21/2018 5:51 PM CDT At 547 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over opelika, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and ping pong ball size hail. 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.
7/21/2018 5:40 PM CDT Trees and power lines down with some damage to an apartment complex near opelika. probable tornado. time approximat in lee county AL, 0.9 miles NE of Opelika, AL
7/21/2018 5:37 PM CDT Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 4 miles W of Opelika, AL, at least golf ball sized hail reported east of opelika... time estimated by radar.
7/21/2018 5:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 7/21/2018 5:33 PM CDT At 528 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near roanoke to near trammel crossroads to near beans mill, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong 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.
6/28/2018 4:30 PM CDT Multiple large tree limbs dow in russell county AL, 15.6 miles NNW of Opelika, AL
6/28/2018 4:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/28/2018 4:29 PM CDT At 425 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near smiths to near uchee to montgomery, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/28/2018 3:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/28/2018 4:04 PM CDT At 357 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from west point to near notasulga, moving south at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/28/2018 3:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/28/2018 3:48 PM CDT At 344 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles south of seale, or 17 miles east of hurtsboro, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, auburn, phenix city, opelika, smiths, smiths station, waverly, hawkinsville, beulah, uchee, spring hill, beans mill, auburn university, beauregard, bleecker, russell county sports complex, seale, ladonia, oak bowery, griffen mill and twin springs.
6/28/2018 3:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/28/2018 3:29 PM CDT The national weather service in birmingham has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. lee county in east central alabama. southern chambers county in east central alabama. northeastern barbour county in southeastern alabama. Russell county in southeastern alabama.
6/28/2018 3:20 PM CDT Tree down on cr 737 at us-28 in lee county AL, 5.4 miles WNW of Opelika, AL
6/28/2018 3:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/28/2018 3:11 PM CDT At 306 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near society hill to 9 miles southwest of cusseta, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/28/2018 2:49 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/28/2018 2:52 PM CDT At 249 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from harpersville to 6 miles southwest of ashland to ephesus, moving south at 40 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.
6/26/2018 5:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/26/2018 5:16 PM CDT At 511 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near waverly, or 8 miles northwest of auburn, moving northeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, opelika and waverly.
6/26/2018 5:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/26/2018 5:06 PM CDT At 501 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near notasulga, moving northeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/27/2017 4:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 7/27/2017 4:44 PM CDT At 440 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over griffen mill, or 9 miles west of smiths, moving south at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, griffen mill, bleecker and ladonia.
7/27/2017 4:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 7/27/2017 4:30 PM CDT At 427 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near bleecker, or 8 miles southeast of opelika, moving south at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/15/2017 6:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/15/2017 6:10 PM CDT At 605 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near beulah to 6 miles south of davisville, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, auburn, opelika, tuskegee, smiths, smiths station, beulah, beans mill, lake tuskegee, auburn university, tuskegee national forest, beauregard, davisville, bleecker, liverpool, hardaway, society hill, griffen mill, ladonia, warriorstand and fort davis.
6/15/2017 5:51 PM CDT Tree on house on grove av in lee county AL, 1.4 miles NNE of Opelika, AL
6/15/2017 5:50 PM CDT Tree blown down onto a hous in lee county AL, 1.4 miles NNE of Opelika, AL
6/15/2017 5:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/15/2017 5:46 PM CDT At 542 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from amity park to near hardaway, moving southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. these storms have a history of blowing down trees. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, auburn, opelika, tuskegee, valley, lanett, notasulga, smiths, milstead, lafayette, smiths station, la fayette, shorter, franklin, waverly, lakeview, cusseta, beulah, lake tuskegee, tuskegee national forest and beauregard.
6/15/2017 5:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/15/2017 5:22 PM CDT At 516 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near welch to shorter, moving southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. these storms have a history of blowing down trees. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/5/2017 10:03 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 8.4 miles WNW of Opelika, AL
4/5/2017 9:38 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 8.1 miles N of Opelika, AL
4/5/2017 9:38 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 4/5/2017 9:41 PM CDT At 938 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near beans mill, or near opelika, 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.
4/5/2017 9:37 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.9 miles NE of Opelika, AL
4/5/2017 9:31 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.9 miles NE of Opelika, AL
2/7/2017 3:09 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 2/7/2017 3:16 PM CST At 309 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near beulah to near fort benning/lawson army air fld, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, phenix city, opelika, smiths, smiths station, beans mill, beulah, bleecker, ladonia, ladonia sports complex, carter acres, fort mitchell, fort mitchell activity center, uchee creek and monterey heights.
2/7/2017 2:57 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 2/7/2017 3:03 PM CST At 257 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near opelika to 6 miles southwest of fort benning/lawson army air fld, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, auburn, phenix city, opelika, smiths, smiths station, ladonia, beans mill, beulah, bleecker, griffen mill, russell county sports complex, phenix drag strip, mount jefferson, crawford, ladonia sports complex, carter acres, fort mitchell, fort mitchell activity center, uchee creek and monterey heights.
2/7/2017 2:53 PM CST *** 1 inj *** extensive wind damage in the area around williamson avenue and marvyn parkway... just south of i-85 in opelika. warehouse building had a large section of in lee county AL, 2.6 miles NNE of Opelika, AL
2/7/2017 2:43 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 2/7/2017 2:46 PM CST At 242 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from auburn university to near seale, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, auburn, phenix city, opelika, smiths, smiths station, waverly, ladonia, beans mill, bleecker, griffen mill, beulah, auburn university, seale, russell county sports complex, beauregard, loachapoka, crawford, ladonia sports complex, rutherford and chewacla state park.
2/7/2017 2:24 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 2/7/2017 2:27 PM CST At 224 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near notasulga to near guerryton, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
1/22/2017 2:30 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 1/22/2017 2:33 PM CST At 228 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles southwest of franklin to near hamilton to near upatoi, moving east at 65 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, opelika, valley, lanett, roanoke, lafayette, smiths, stroud, smiths station, la fayette, wadley, red level, lakeview, cusseta, beans mill, welch, crystal lake, penton, huguley, fairfax and chambers county lake. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cst for southeastern and east central alabama.
1/22/2017 2:03 PM CST Possible tornado. trees and powerlines down along pepperell parkwa in lee county AL, 0.9 miles NE of Opelika, AL
1/22/2017 1:55 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 1/22/2017 1:58 PM CST At 154 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over auburn, moving northeast at 25 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. locations impacted include, auburn, opelika, auburn university, robert g. Pitts airport and chewacla state park.
1/22/2017 1:48 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 1/22/2017 1:52 PM CST At 148 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near tuskegee national forest, or near auburn, moving northeast at 30 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.
1/22/2017 1:41 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 1/22/2017 1:44 PM CST At 140 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near kellyton to near notasulga to near tuskegee national forest, moving east at 65 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.
1/21/2017 9:17 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 1/21/2017 9:20 AM CST At 916 am cst, tornado producing storms were located along a line extending from near cusseta to near bleecker to near ladonia, moving east at 55 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, valley, lanett, smiths, smiths station, cusseta, beans mill, river view, beulah, huguley, fairfax, bleecker, ladonia, i 85 welcome center at lanett, lanett municipal airport, monterey heights and lake harding.
1/21/2017 9:08 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 1/21/2017 9:12 AM CST At 908 am cst, tornado producing storms were located along a line extending from near ridge grove to near beans mill to near griffen mill, moving northeast at 45 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, opelika, valley, lanett, lafayette, smiths, smiths station, la fayette, lakeview, cusseta, west chambers, beans mill, ridge grove, huguley, trammel crossroads, fairfax, chambers county lake, bleecker, griffen mill, river view and post oak forks.
1/21/2017 8:54 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 1/21/2017 8:57 AM CST At 854 am cst, tornado producing storms were located along a line extending from near trammel crossroads to near beauregard to near uchee, moving east at 60 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, auburn, opelika, valley, lanett, lafayette, smiths, smiths station, la fayette, waverly, lakeview, cusseta, west chambers, beans mill, ridge grove, huguley, trammel crossroads, fairfax, chambers county lake, bleecker and griffen mill.
1/21/2017 8:41 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 1/21/2017 8:44 AM CST At 840 am cst, severe thunderstorms capable of producing both tornadoes and extensive straight line wind damage were located along a line extending from near jacksons` gap to near tuskegee national forest to 6 miles southwest of society hill, moving east at 60 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.
11/30/2016 1:32 PM CST Vfds working to clear trees in roadway: 6000 block of lee rd 390... also on lee rd 182. winds estimated 40-50mph based on rada in lee county AL, 5.9 miles WSW of Opelika, AL
11/30/2016 12:40 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 11/30/2016 12:44 PM CST At 1239 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near oak bowery, or 9 miles northwest of opelika, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/9/2016 1:38 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 7/9/2016 1:43 PM CDT At 137 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near griffen mill, or 12 miles south of opelika, moving east at 10 mph. another severe thunderstorms was located southwest of phenix city (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, phenix city, smiths, smiths station, ladonia, beauregard, bleecker, griffen mill, bibb city, phenix drag strip, crawford, ladonia sports complex, parkmanville, fort mitchell, fort mitchell activity center, uchee creek and monterey heights.
7/9/2016 1:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 7/9/2016 1:25 PM CDT At 119 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near beauregard, or 10 miles southeast of auburn, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/6/2016 3:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 7/6/2016 3:35 PM CDT At 331 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over auburn university, or near auburn, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, auburn, opelika, auburn university, robert g. Pitts airport and mount jefferson.
7/6/2016 3:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 7/6/2016 3:26 PM CDT At 322 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near auburn university, or near auburn, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/17/2016 5:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/17/2016 5:33 PM CDT At 529 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from bibb city to near beauregard to near liberty city, moving south at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, auburn, opelika, notasulga, smiths, smiths station, auburn university, beauregard, bleecker, griffen mill, ladonia, loachapoka, marvyn, robert g. Pitts airport, chewacla state park, roxana and monterey heights.
6/17/2016 5:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/17/2016 5:22 PM CDT At 518 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near smiths to beauregard to near liberty city, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, auburn, opelika, notasulga, smiths, smiths station, waverly, beans mill, beulah, auburn university, beauregard, bleecker, griffen mill, ladonia, loachapoka, mount jefferson, marvyn, robert g. Pitts airport, chewacla state park, roxana and monterey heights.
6/17/2016 5:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/17/2016 5:09 PM CDT At 505 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from smiths to beauregard to near waverly, moving south at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, auburn, opelika, notasulga, smiths, smiths station, waverly, beans mill, beulah, auburn university, beauregard, bleecker, griffen mill, ladonia, loachapoka, mount jefferson, marvyn, robert g. Pitts airport, chewacla state park, roxana and monterey heights.
6/17/2016 5:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/17/2016 5:04 PM CDT At 501 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near ridge grove to near beulah, moving south at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, la fayette, waverly, cusseta, west chambers, chambers county lake, oak bowery, ridge grove and sturkie.
6/17/2016 4:49 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/17/2016 4:53 PM CDT At 448 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near beulah to near camp hill, moving south at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/17/2016 4:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/17/2016 4:45 PM CDT At 442 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles west of trammel crossroads to near fairfax, moving south at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, valley, lanett, lafayette, la fayette, waverly, cusseta, west chambers, river view, denson, abanda, ridge grove, penton, huguley, trammel crossroads, fairfax, chambers county lake, sparkling springs, oak bowery, sturkie and buffalo.
6/17/2016 4:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/17/2016 4:27 PM CDT At 421 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from trammel crossroads to near lakeview, moving south at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, valley, lanett, lafayette, stroud, la fayette, red level, waverly, lakeview, cusseta, west chambers, welch, ridge grove, penton, huguley, trammel crossroads, fairfax, chambers county lake, river view, post oak forks and standing rock.
6/17/2016 4:00 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/17/2016 4:03 PM CDT At 400 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near corinth to near standing rock, moving south at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
4/6/2016 11:55 PM CDT Several trees reported down across alabama highway 51. highway 51 at pierce chapel road blocked by large pine tree. corrected tim in lee county AL, 8.1 miles N of Opelika, AL
4/6/2016 11:55 PM CDT Power outages with tree limbs donw reported. pierce chapel road completely blocked by tops of trees. time estimated. corrected tim in lee county AL, 8.8 miles N of Opelika, AL
4/6/2016 11:55 AM CDT Power outages with tree limbs donw reported. pierce chapel road completely blocked by tops of trees. time estimate in lee county AL, 8.8 miles N of Opelika, AL
3/1/2016 8:33 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 3/1/2016 8:37 PM CST At 833 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over beans mill, or near opelika, 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. this dangerous storm will be near, beulah around 840 pm cst. river view around 945 pm est. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include mount jefferson. This includes interstate 85 between mile markers 60 and 70.
3/1/2016 8:26 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 3/1/2016 8:29 PM CST At 826 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over opelika, 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. this dangerous storm will be near, beans mill around 835 pm cst. beulah, bleecker and fairfax around 840 pm cst. river view around 945 pm est. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include mount jefferson and robert g. pitts airport. This includes interstate 85 between mile markers 57 and 70.
2/15/2016 7:00 PM CST Tree down on car and home. power lines down. time estimated by rada in russell county AL, 17.6 miles NNW of Opelika, AL
12/28/2015 3:45 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 12/28/2015 3:48 PM CST At 345 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near hurtsboro, moving northeast at 40 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. this dangerous storm will be near, uchee around 400 pm cst. griffen mill around 420 pm cst. smiths, smiths station and bleecker around 430 pm cst. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include ladonia sports complex, rutherford, marvyn, parkmanville, phenix drag strip, crawford, hatchechubbe and monterey heights.
12/24/2015 10:35 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 12/24/2015 10:40 AM CST At 1035 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near beans mill to near beulah to griffen mill, moving east at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts reported with broken windows on home near opleika. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
12/24/2015 10:27 AM CST Strong wind gusts were reported to cause broken windows and downing of trees in lee county AL, 1.6 miles W of Opelika, AL
6/24/2015 7:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/24/2015 7:54 PM CDT At 750 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near davisville to near liberty city to still waters resort, moving west 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, auburn, opelika, tuskegee, tallassee, dadeville, camp hill, notasulga, milstead, shorter, franklin, waverly, lake tuskegee, davisville, society hill, tallapoosa city, eastern lake martin, tuskegee national forest, hardaway, liverpool and reeves airport.
6/24/2015 7:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/24/2015 7:36 PM CDT At 731 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hurtsboro to tuskegee national forest to 6 miles north of notasulga, moving southwest 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 7:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/24/2015 7:29 PM CDT At 724 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over cusseta, or 8 miles southeast of lafayette, moving west 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, waverly, west chambers, sturkie and oak bowery.
6/24/2015 7:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/24/2015 7:04 PM CDT At 701 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near russell county sports complex to near beauregard to near opelika, moving west at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, auburn, phenix city, opelika, smiths, smiths station, ladonia, beans mill, uchee, bleecker, griffen mill, beulah, seale, russell county sports complex, beauregard, crawford, ladonia sports complex, fort mitchell activity center, goat rock lake, phenix drag strip and mount jefferson.
6/24/2015 6:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/24/2015 7:01 PM CDT At 658 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over cusseta, or near valley, moving west 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.
6/24/2015 6:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Opelika, AL at 6/24/2015 6:37 PM CDT At 633 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from columbus to bleecker to near beans mill, moving west at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
8/23/2013 6:30 PM CDT Trees reported down on crawford road. winds gusted to 39 mph at nearby locatio in lee county AL, 2.6 miles N of Opelika, AL
7/24/2013 1:46 PM CDT Trees were blown down along highway 2 in lee county AL, 8.6 miles WSW of Opelika, AL
7/24/2013 1:45 PM CDT Several trees were blown down in and around opelika. at least a dozen locations wee reporte in lee county AL, 0.9 miles NE of Opelika, AL
7/24/2013 12:52 PM CDT Trees were blown down along highway 2 in lee county AL, 8.6 miles WSW of Opelika, AL
3/18/2013 5:40 PM CDT Tea Cup sized hail reported 9.7 miles NW of Opelika, AL, hail measured and pictured of 2.5 to 3 inches just south of salem in southern lee county.
3/18/2013 5:25 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 11.5 miles N of Opelika, AL, hail up to quarters observed. a funnel cloud was also see at state route 51. winds were 55 to 60 mph...with no damage from the winds.
1/30/2013 1:10 PM CST Tree down on manufactured in lee county AL, 1.4 miles NNE of Opelika, AL
7/5/2012 5:22 PM CDT A few trees were blown down in far southern lee count in lee county AL, 12.6 miles NNW of Opelika, AL
5/21/2012 2:37 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.9 miles NE of Opelika, AL, upwards to 25 cent hail. at i85 and sr51.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Possible tornado. major roof damage to in lee county AL, 2.8 miles NNE of Opelika, AL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Possible tornado. major damage to trailer park. trailers and vehicles totally demolishe in lee county AL, 2.6 miles N of Opelika, AL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Treetops and powerlines down near the salem are in lee county AL, 2.3 miles WNW of Opelika, AL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Trees and powerlines were knocked down in several locations across op in lee county AL, 0.9 miles NE of Opelika, AL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Trees down across the city of opelika...numerous location in lee county AL, 0.9 miles NE of Opelika, AL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 3 miles NNW of Opelika, AL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 6.8 miles N of Opelika, AL, dime to quarter size hail fell along moores mill road.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Golf Ball sized hail reported 17.1 miles NNW of Opelika, AL, golf ball size hail reported in the hugley community.