GIC has wrapped up monitoring tornadoes in central Alabama. After reviewing storm surveys from NWS Birmingham, communicating with GIC members, monitoring social media, and communicating with emergency management officials, GIC will not be activating for data acquisition. Should any GIC members have needs arise, please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org.
GIC is monitoring conditions in the southeast for damages from severe weather including wind, tornadoes and hail. NWS Storm Reports have included minor hail, small tornadoes, and numerous wind reports, including likely tornadoes. Media is reporting touchdown of a tornado in Wetumpka, Alabama with significant damage, including damaging the town’s police department, a senior center, and several churches. Shelters have been opened and a curfew is in place. GIC members with requests for areas needed flown, please reach out to email@example.com.