Hail Map for Rainbow City, AL

The Rainbow City, AL area has had 5 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 34 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Rainbow City, AL on 51 occasions, including 2 occasions during the past year.

Name: Rainbow City, AL
Where Located: 50.3 miles ENE of Birmingham, AL
Map: Google Map for Rainbow City, AL
Population: 9602
Housing Units: 4534
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Rainbow City, AL

Date / Time Report Details
6/22/2019 4:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/22/2019 4:21 PM CDT At 418 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hokes bluff to near glencoe, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, gadsden, hokes bluff, glencoe, gadsden mall, ballplay, southside, cobb city, gadsden steam plant, big wills creek, gadsden water works and reaves.
6/22/2019 4:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/22/2019 4:05 PM CDT At 402 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from gadsden to near neely henry lake, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, gadsden, rainbow city, attalla, hokes bluff, glencoe, sardis city, steele, reece city, tabor road, ballplay, gadsden mall, noccalula falls, neely henry lake, southside, gadsden steam plant, mountainboro, rockledge, cobb city, gadsden water works and reaves.
6/22/2019 4:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/22/2019 4:04 PM CDT At 400 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near coosa island to near riverside to near neely henry lake, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, pell city, moody, rainbow city, odenville, ashville, riverside, ragland, ohatchee, steele, bald rock, logan martin lake, branchville, neely henry lake, alabama international dragway, st. Clair county airport, wattsville, chula vista, neely henry dam and cropwell.
6/22/2019 3:40 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/22/2019 3:43 PM CDT At 340 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near mclarty to near altoona, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/22/2019 3:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/22/2019 3:39 PM CDT At 336 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from alton to near margaret to near altoona, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/20/2019 4:13 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/20/2019 4:16 AM CDT At 412 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from cherokee rock village to near ball flat to cobb town, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, gadsden, rainbow city, attalla, hokes bluff, glencoe, reece city, ballplay, tabor road, gadsden mall, noccalula falls, neely henry lake, southside, gadsden steam plant, big wills creek, crudup, keener, cobb city, black creek, gadsden water works and wilsonia.
6/20/2019 3:50 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/20/2019 3:53 AM CDT At 350 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from sardis city to attalla to near riverside, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, gadsden, pell city, rainbow city, attalla, hokes bluff, springville, odenville, lincoln, glencoe, margaret, ashville, riverside, sardis city, ragland, ohatchee, steele, altoona, walnut grove, reece city and aurora.
6/20/2019 3:25 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/20/2019 3:28 AM CDT At 324 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from brooksville to argo, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/9/2019 1:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 5/9/2019 1:40 PM CDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 200 pm cdt for eastern etowah county. at 134 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near crossville to near rainbow city, moving northeast at 50 mph. hazard. 60 mph wind gusts.
5/9/2019 1:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 5/9/2019 1:35 PM CDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 200 pm cdt for etowah and northeastern st. clair counties. at 118 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near boaz to near ashville, moving northeast at 50 mph. hazard. 60 mph wind gusts.
5/9/2019 1:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 5/9/2019 1:18 PM CDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 200 pm cdt for etowah and northeastern st. clair counties. at 109 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near aurora to near ashville, moving east at 45 mph. hazard. 60 mph wind gusts. source. Radar indicated.
5/9/2019 12:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 5/9/2019 1:01 PM CDT The national weather service in birmingham has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. etowah county in northeastern alabama. northern st. clair county in central alabama. until 200 pm cdt. At 1256 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line.
4/18/2019 8:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/18/2019 8:25 PM CDT At 821 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near mclarty to neely henry lake to near talladega superspeedway, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, rainbow city, ashville, ragland, ohatchee, steele, altoona, snead, susan moore, walnut grove, mclarty, strawberry, brooksville, neely henry lake, whitney junction, alabama international dragway, neely henry dam, horse pens forty, camp sumatanga and hendrix. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for central and east central alabama.
4/18/2019 8:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/18/2019 8:25 PM CDT At 821 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near aurora to near ohatchee, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, gadsden, rainbow city, boaz, attalla, hokes bluff, glencoe, sardis city, steele, altoona, walnut grove, reece city, tabor road, aurora, ballplay, gadsden mall, noccalula falls, neely henry lake, southside, gadsden steam plant and mountainboro. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for central alabama.
4/18/2019 8:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/18/2019 8:16 PM CDT At 811 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near brooksville to ragland to near logan martin lake, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, rainbow city, oneonta, blountsville, cleveland, ashville, ragland, ohatchee, steele, altoona, snead, susan moore, walnut grove, rosa, mclarty, strawberry, brooksville, neely henry lake, logan martin lake, highland lake and whitney junction. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for central and east central alabama.
4/18/2019 8:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/18/2019 8:06 PM CDT At 802 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from rosa to near ragland, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/18/2019 7:59 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/18/2019 8:06 PM CDT At 759 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hanceville to near ashville to logan martin lake, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, pell city, moody, rainbow city, oneonta, springville, odenville, blountsville, cleveland, dallas, lincoln, margaret, argo, ashville, ragland, locust fork, ohatchee, steele, altoona, snead and susan moore. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for central and east central alabama.
4/18/2019 7:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/18/2019 7:48 PM CDT At 744 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near dodge city to near argo to near vandiver, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, pell city, leeds, moody, rainbow city, oneonta, springville, odenville, blountsville, cleveland, dallas, lincoln, margaret, argo, warrior, ashville, ragland, locust fork, ohatchee, steele and altoona. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for central and east central alabama.
4/18/2019 7:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/18/2019 7:35 PM CDT At 732 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near smith dam to pinson to near mount laurel, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
3/14/2019 6:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 6:29 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern st. clair county will expire at 630 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. a tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central, northeastern and east central alabama.
3/14/2019 6:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 6:26 PM CDT The tornado warning for east central st. clair county will expire at 630 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. a tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central, northeastern and east central alabama. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service birmingham.
3/14/2019 6:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 6:14 PM CDT At 607 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near hokes bluff, 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.
3/14/2019 6:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 6:10 PM CDT At 606 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located near ragland, or 10 miles northeast of odenville, moving east at 40 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, ashville, ragland, neely henry lake and neely henry dam.
3/14/2019 6:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 6:10 PM CDT At 607 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near hokes bluff, 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.
3/14/2019 6:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 6:11 PM CDT At 604 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ashville, or 13 miles northeast of odenville, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, ashville, ragland, neely henry lake, neely henry dam, caldwell and i 59 rest areas at oneonta. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central, northeastern and east central alabama.
3/14/2019 6:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 6:04 PM CDT At 600 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located near ashville, or 7 miles northeast of odenville, moving east at 40 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, ashville, ragland, neely henry lake, neely henry dam and caldwell.
3/14/2019 5:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 6:01 PM CDT At 556 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near odenville, moving east 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.
3/14/2019 5:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 5:58 PM CDT At 553 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over gadsden, 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. locations impacted include, gadsden, rainbow city, attalla, hokes bluff, glencoe, ashville, sardis city, steele, altoona, walnut grove, reece city, tabor road, aurora, ballplay, gadsden mall, noccalula falls, neely henry lake, southside, whitney junction and alabama international dragway. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central, northeastern and east central alabama.
3/14/2019 5:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 5:52 PM CDT At 547 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near springville, 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, springville, odenville, margaret, argo, ashville, ragland, neely henry lake, st. clair springs, wattsville, neely henry dam, caldwell, i 59 rest areas at oneonta and whitney junction. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central, northeastern and east central alabama.
3/14/2019 5:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 5:37 PM CDT At 532 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near clay, or near springville, 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, trussville, springville, odenville, clay, pinson, margaret, argo, ashville, ragland, inland lake, neely henry lake, branchville, chalkville, whitney junction, palmerdale, st. clair springs, wattsville, holly springs, village springs and neely henry dam. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central, northeastern and east central alabama.
3/14/2019 5:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 5:27 PM CDT At 524 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near altoona, or 8 miles east of oneonta, moving east 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. Locations impacted include, gadsden, rainbow city, attalla, hokes bluff, glencoe, steele, reece city, tabor road, ballplay, gadsden mall, noccalula falls, neely henry lake, southside, alabama international dragway, gadsden steam plant, rockledge, cobb city, gadsden water works, reaves and ramsey.
3/14/2019 5:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 5:30 PM CDT At 524 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near pinson, or 8 miles northwest of trussville, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
3/14/2019 5:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 5:17 PM CDT At 512 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over oneonta, moving east at 35 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.
3/14/2019 4:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/14/2019 4:58 PM CDT At 452 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over locust fork, or 8 miles southwest of cleveland, 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.
6/28/2018 1:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/28/2018 2:02 PM CDT At 157 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from allgood to neely henry lake to 6 miles south of piedmont, moving south at 40 mph (emergency management). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, anniston, oxford, pell city, jacksonville, leeds, moody, rainbow city, piedmont, springville, odenville, west end-cobb town, cobb town, fort mcclellan, saks, lincoln, glencoe, margaret, argo, weaver and ashville.
6/28/2018 1:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/28/2018 1:56 PM CDT At 151 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from nectar to steele to near hokes bluff, moving south 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, gadsden, rainbow city, oneonta, attalla, hokes bluff, blountsville, cleveland, dallas, glencoe, sardis city, locust fork, altoona, snead, susan moore, walnut grove, reece city, allgood, fairview, nectar and rosa.
6/28/2018 1:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/28/2018 1:43 PM CDT At 138 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near nectar to near attalla to ball flat, moving south at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 to 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/28/2018 1:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/28/2018 1:30 PM CDT At 127 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near brooksville to near aurora to near slackland, moving south at 35 mph (radar indicated). 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. Locations impacted include, gadsden, rainbow city, oneonta, attalla, hokes bluff, blountsville, cleveland, dallas, glencoe, sardis city, locust fork, altoona, snead, susan moore, walnut grove, reece city, allgood, fairview, nectar and rosa.
6/28/2018 1:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/28/2018 1:09 PM CDT At 104 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near arab to near guntersville to near fyffe, moving south at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/16/2018 5:45 PM CDT Trees and power lines were blown down near wain dr. and highway 7 in etowah county AL, 4.9 miles S of Rainbow City, AL
6/16/2018 5:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/16/2018 5:37 PM CDT At 534 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rainbow city, moving west at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/9/2018 9:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/9/2018 9:19 PM CDT The national weather service in birmingham has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. western calhoun county in east central alabama. east central st. clair county in central alabama. until 945 pm cdt. At 915 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ohatchee, or.
4/4/2018 12:06 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/4/2018 12:10 AM CDT At 1206 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lafayette to eastern weiss lake to near glencoe, moving east at 60 mph (law enforcement). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, gadsden, rainbow city, hokes bluff, centre, cedar bluff, little river canyon national preserve, forney, centre municipal airport, glencoe, leesburg, sand rock, gaylesville, tennala, cherokee rock village, pleasant gap, cornwall furnace park, blanche, eastern weiss lake, ballplay and slackland.
4/3/2018 11:49 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/3/2018 11:55 PM CDT At 1149 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near ider to cherokee rock village to near steele, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
3/19/2018 9:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/19/2018 9:12 PM CDT The tornado warning for northeastern st. clair county will expire at 915 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for central, northeastern and east central alabama.
3/19/2018 8:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/19/2018 8:50 PM CDT At 844 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near ragland, or 12 miles southwest of rainbow city, moving east 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. Locations impacted include, ashville, ragland, neely henry lake and neely henry dam.
3/19/2018 8:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/19/2018 8:38 PM CDT At 833 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over ashville, or 10 miles east of springville, moving east 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.
3/19/2018 8:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/19/2018 8:19 PM CDT At 815 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over neely henry lake, or near rainbow city, moving east 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.
3/19/2018 8:13 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 3.2 miles SW of Rainbow City, AL
3/19/2018 8:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/19/2018 8:13 PM CDT At 809 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over noccalula falls, or near gadsden, moving east at 45 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, gadsden, rainbow city, attalla, hokes bluff, glencoe, steele, altoona, walnut grove, reece city, aurora, ballplay, gadsden mall, noccalula falls, neely henry lake, southside, gadsden steam plant, rockledge, cobb city, gadsden water works and reaves. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for central, northeastern and east central alabama.
3/19/2018 8:06 PM CDT Hen Egg sized hail reported 2.8 miles N of Rainbow City, AL, reported in the riddle bend area.
3/19/2018 7:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/19/2018 8:01 PM CDT At 756 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over steele, or 9 miles west of rainbow city, moving east at 50 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, rainbow city, ashville, steele, neely henry lake, whitney junction, alabama international dragway, horse pens forty, i 59 rest areas at oneonta and camp sumatanga. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for central and northeastern alabama.
3/19/2018 7:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/19/2018 7:46 PM CDT At 742 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over walnut grove, or 11 miles northeast of oneonta, moving east at 50 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.
3/19/2018 7:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/19/2018 7:45 PM CDT At 741 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near allgood, or near oneonta, moving east at 50 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.
7/6/2017 3:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 7/6/2017 3:48 PM CDT At 342 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from tennala to near glencoe to near ragland, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/15/2017 3:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, 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 Rainbow City, 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 Rainbow City, 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 Rainbow City, 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 3:38 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 5/28/2017 3:42 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for eastern etowah and central st. clair counties will expire at 345 am cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and have exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire.
5/28/2017 3:28 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 5/28/2017 3:31 AM CDT At 328 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pell city to 6 miles northeast of ohatchee to ballplay, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, gadsden, pell city, rainbow city, hokes bluff, springville, odenville, lincoln, glencoe, margaret, argo, ashville, riverside, ragland, reece city, tabor road, branchville, ballplay, gadsden mall, noccalula falls and southside.
5/28/2017 3:05 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 5/28/2017 3:09 AM CDT At 305 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near springville to steele to near crossville, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, gadsden, pell city, rainbow city, hokes bluff, springville, odenville, lincoln, attalla, glencoe, margaret, argo, ashville, riverside, sardis city, ragland, steele, altoona, walnut grove, reece city and aurora.
5/28/2017 2:47 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 5/28/2017 2:51 AM CDT At 246 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from county line to near rosa to near guntersville, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
4/30/2017 3:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/30/2017 3:10 PM CDT At 305 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from mclarty to near altoona, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, gadsden, rainbow city, boaz, attalla, sardis city, steele, altoona, snead, susan moore, walnut grove, mclarty, aurora, brooksville, southside, highland lake, ridgeville, howelton, holly springs, mountainboro and gallant. 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, east central alabama.
4/30/2017 2:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/30/2017 3:01 PM CDT At 257 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near springville to near branchville, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, trussville, rainbow city, springville, odenville, margaret, argo, ashville, ragland, steele, branchville, whitney junction, alabama international dragway, st. clair springs, neely henry dam, caldwell, horse pens forty, i 59 rest areas at oneonta and camp sumatanga. 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, east central alabama.
4/30/2017 2:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/30/2017 2:46 PM CDT At 241 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near blountsville to clay, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/30/2017 2:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/30/2017 2:35 PM CDT At 229 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near dallas to near center point, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/5/2017 6:35 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/5/2017 6:40 PM CDT At 635 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near attalla, or 7 miles northwest of rainbow city, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
4/5/2017 6:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/5/2017 6:21 PM CDT At 617 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near odenville, moving northeast at 55 mph (trained weather spotters). 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. locations impacted include, rainbow city, springville, ashville, steele, whitney junction, alabama international dragway, st. clair springs, caldwell, horse pens forty, i 59 rest areas at oneonta and camp sumatanga. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for northeastern alabama.
4/5/2017 5:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 4/5/2017 5:59 PM CDT At 556 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over shops of grand river, or over leeds, moving northeast at 55 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.
3/27/2017 7:12 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/27/2017 7:15 PM CDT At 712 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near boaz to gadsden mall, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.
3/27/2017 6:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/27/2017 6:46 PM CDT At 642 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near aurora to near steele to near reece city, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, gadsden, rainbow city, boaz, hokes bluff, attalla, glencoe, sardis city, altoona, walnut grove, reece city, aurora, gadsden mall, noccalula falls, neely henry lake, southside, ridgeville, gadsden steam plant, mountainboro, rockledge and cobb city.
3/27/2017 6:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/27/2017 6:25 PM CDT At 618 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near susan moore to near inland lake to near steele, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
3/27/2017 6:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/27/2017 6:15 PM CDT At 609 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ashville, or 11 miles southwest of rainbow city, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, rainbow city, ashville, steele, neely henry lake and alabama international dragway.
3/27/2017 6:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/27/2017 6:06 PM CDT At 558 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ashville, or 8 miles northeast of odenville, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Locations impacted include, rainbow city, ashville, ragland, steele, neely henry lake, logan martin lake, alabama international dragway, wattsville and neely henry dam.
3/27/2017 5:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/27/2017 5:57 PM CDT At 553 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near odenville, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
3/1/2017 4:34 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/1/2017 4:37 PM CST At 434 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from neely henry lake to odenville, moving east at 55 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, anniston, jacksonville, piedmont, springville, odenville, fort mcclellan, saks, west end-cobb town, glencoe, margaret, weaver, ashville, ragland, ohatchee, blue mountain, branchville, alexandria, jacksonville state university, neely henry lake and logan martin lake. A tornado watch remains in effect until 600 pm cst for northeastern, east central alabama.
3/1/2017 4:18 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 3/1/2017 4:21 PM CST At 418 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from ashville to branchville, 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.
1/22/2017 1:59 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 1/22/2017 2:02 AM CST At 158 am cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over reece city, or near gadsden, moving northeast at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, gadsden, rainbow city, boaz, hokes bluff, attalla, glencoe, sardis city, steele, altoona, walnut grove, reece city, gadsden mall, tabor road, aurora, noccalula falls, ballplay, neely henry lake, southside, ridgeville and gadsden steam plant.
1/22/2017 1:46 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 1/22/2017 1:49 AM CST At 145 am cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near ragland, or 10 miles east of odenville, moving northeast at 55 mph. this storm has a history of producing high winds and wind damage (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, pell city, rainbow city, ashville, riverside, ragland, ohatchee, steele, coosa island, logan martin lake, neely henry lake, caldwell, i 59 rest areas at oneonta, st. clair county airport, horse pens forty, neely henry dam, wattsville, camp sumatanga, alabama international dragway, whitney junction and cropwell. A tornado watch remains in effect until 300 am cst for east central alabama.
1/22/2017 1:37 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 1/22/2017 1:41 AM CST At 137 am cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near odenville, moving northeast at 55 mph. this storm has a history of producing high winds and wind damage (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 to 70 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, pell city, leeds, moody, rainbow city, springville, odenville, margaret, argo, ashville, riverside, ragland, ohatchee, steele, branchville, logan martin lake, neely henry lake, bald rock, coosa island, caldwell and wattsville. A tornado watch remains in effect until 300 am cst for east central alabama.
1/22/2017 1:31 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 1/22/2017 1:34 AM CST At 130 am cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near inland lake, or near springville, moving northeast at 60 mph. this storm has a history of producing high winds and wind damage (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
1/22/2017 1:29 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 1/22/2017 1:35 AM CST At 128 am cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over moody, moving northeast at 55 mph. this storm has a history of producing high winds and wind damage in jefferson county (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, pell city, leeds, moody, rainbow city, springville, odenville, margaret, argo, ashville, riverside, ragland, ohatchee, steele, branchville, logan martin lake, neely henry lake, bald rock, coosa island, caldwell and wattsville. A tornado watch remains in effect until 300 am cst for east central alabama.
1/22/2017 1:17 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 1/22/2017 1:20 AM CST At 116 am cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over irondale, moving northeast at 60 mph. this storm has a history of producing high winds (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
8/4/2016 4:07 PM CDT A few additional locations of downed trees and power outages around rainbow cit in etowah county AL, 3.2 miles SW of Rainbow City, AL
6/17/2016 2:40 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/17/2016 2:46 PM CDT At 240 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near oneonta to near neely henry lake, 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, anniston, oxford, rainbow city, oneonta, springville, odenville, cleveland, cobb town, west end-cobb town, saks, attalla, glencoe, margaret, argo, ashville, ragland, ohatchee, steele, hobson city and allgood.
6/17/2016 2:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/17/2016 2:27 PM CDT At 224 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from blountsville to rainbow city, 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.
6/15/2016 7:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/15/2016 8:00 PM CDT At 756 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles north of cave spring to near walnut grove to near arkadelphia, moving south at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, gadsden, rainbow city, oneonta, hokes bluff, centre, cedar bluff, blountsville, cleveland, forney, centre municipal airport, dallas, attalla, glencoe, warrior, locust fork, leesburg, altoona, susan moore, walnut grove and reece city.
6/15/2016 7:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/15/2016 7:48 PM CDT At 745 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles east of gaylesville to aurora to near smith dam, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, gadsden, rainbow city, oneonta, hokes bluff, centre, cedar bluff, blountsville, cleveland, forney, little river canyon national preserve, centre municipal airport, dallas, attalla, glencoe, warrior, sardis city, locust fork, leesburg, altoona and snead.
6/15/2016 7:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/15/2016 7:31 PM CDT At 727 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles southwest of summerville to near albertville to 7 miles northwest of dodge city, moving south at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, gadsden, rainbow city, oneonta, hokes bluff, centre, cedar bluff, blountsville, cleveland, forney, little river canyon national preserve, centre municipal airport, dallas, attalla, glencoe, warrior, sardis city, locust fork, leesburg, altoona and snead.
6/15/2016 7:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Rainbow City, AL at 6/15/2016 7:19 PM CDT At 713 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 11 miles northwest of summerville to near guntersville to 6 miles east of nesmith, moving south at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
3/31/2015 5:34 PM CDT The national weather service in birmingham has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. etowah county in northeastern alabama. until 630 pm cdt * at 534 pm cdt. a severe thunderstorm was located near walnut grove. or 11 miles southwest of boaz. Moving east at 30 mph.
3/31/2015 4:53 PM CDT The national weather service in birmingham has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. south central etowah county in northeastern alabama. until 515 pm cdt * at 453 pm cdt. a severe thunderstorm was located near rainbow city. Moving southeast at 30 mph.
3/31/2015 3:39 PM CST Quarter sized hail reported 0.7 miles N of Rainbow City, AL, at the intersection of doughboy rd and lister ferry rd via social media with photo.
3/31/2015 3:20 PM CST Hen Egg sized hail reported 2.1 miles NE of Rainbow City, AL, 1.5 to 2 inch hail measured at the hwy 411 crossing of canoe creek.
3/31/2015 3:15 PM CST Golf Ball sized hail reported 1 miles E of Rainbow City, AL, reported via social media along highway 411
3/31/2015 4:13 PM CDT The national weather service in birmingham has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. northeastern st. clair county in central alabama. south central etowah county in northeastern alabama. until 445 pm cdt * at 412 pm cdt. a severe thunderstorm was located near steele. Or.
3/31/2015 3:27 PM CDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 345 pm cdt for central etowah county. at 326 pm cdt. a severe thunderstorm was located near attalla. or 8 miles northwest of rainbow city. moving southeast at 25 mph. hazard. 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. source. Radar indicated.
3/31/2015 3:06 PM CDT The national weather service in birmingham has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. central etowah county in northeastern alabama. until 345 pm cdt * at 305 pm cdt. a severe thunderstorm was located near walnut grove. or 12 miles southwest of boaz. Moving southeast at 35 mph.
7/17/2013 5:13 PM CDT One tree snapped off in rainbow city. winds estimated around 40 mp in etowah county AL, 3.2 miles SW of Rainbow City, AL
3/18/2013 3:52 PM CDT Approximately 20 trees down on al hwy 77 in etowah county AL, 3.2 miles SW of Rainbow City, AL
3/18/2013 3:50 PM CDT Tree on house on rainbow drive with entrapment in etowah county AL, 3.2 miles SW of Rainbow City, AL