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Mon April 13, 2009
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Storms Rake Alabama

Montgomery, Alabama –
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Another strong storm system is pushing
its way across Alabama leaving a trail of sporadic damage,
including fallen trees, roof damage and some downed power lines
across parts of Alabama.
A tornado watch is in effect until 10 a.m. Monday for counties
in southwest and southeast Alabama. Flash flood warnings have also
been posted for the region.
The storms have produced heavy rain, dangerous cloud-to-ground
lightning, hail and powerful wind gusts.
A second round of severe weather across the state is expected
Monday evening.
Residents are urged to listen to media outlets and National
Weather Service radio for possible watches -- warnings -- and
statements.


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