Storm Damage Reported In Colbert, Lauderdale, Morgan Counties

Posted on: 8:29 am, January 30, 2013, by , updated on: 02:46pm, January 30, 2013

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  • The steeple on First Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Rogersville was blown off the building. (Photo: Carter Watkins, WHNT News 19)

  • The steeple on First Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Rogersville was blown off the building. (Photo: Carter Watkins, WHNT News 19)

  • Church members are trying to minimize the flooding damage, collecting leaking water in garbage cans. (Photo: Carter Watkins, WHNT News 19)

  • Photo by Carter Watkins, WHNT News 19

  • Roof damage in Sheffield (Photo: Michael Woodward)

  • A tree fell on a mobile home in the Neel/Punkin Center community of Morgan County. No one was hurt. (Photo: Al Whitaker, WHNT News 19)

  • Another picture of the damage in the Neel/Punkin Center community of Morgan County. (Photo: Al Whitaker, WHNT News 19)

  • A shed was also blown apart on Liberty Road in the Neel/Punkin Center area. (Photo: Al Whitaker, WHNT News 19)

  • Crews clean up the pine tree debris. (Photo: Al Whitaker, WHNT News 19)

  • Photo of damage at Addison Airport (Al Whitaker, WHNT News 19)

  • Photo of damage at Addison Airport (Al Whitaker, WHNT News 19)

  • Photo of damage at Addison Airport (Al Whitaker, WHNT News 19)

  • Photo of damage at Addison Airport (Al Whitaker, WHNT News 19)

  • Roof damage in Sheffield (Colbert County)

  • Roof damage in Sheffield (Colbert County)

  • Flooding along West Appletree Street in Scottsboro (Photo: Melissa Watts)

TENNESSEE VALLEY (WHNT) – There are scattered reports of damage in a handful of counties after storms moved through north Alabama early Wednesday morning.

Here’s an update:

Colbert County
An overlay metal roof was blown off the old McMackin Business Systems building on Second Street in Sheffield.  WHNT News 19′s Carter Watkins reports water got inside the building after work the roof departed. New owners were beginning renovations.

Lauderdale County
The steeple on First Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Rogersville was blown off the building during high winds earlier this morning.  Church members have been working all day to minimize the leaks into the sanctuary, to prevent major water damage.

Morgan County
Several trees down in the Neel and Punkin Center communities.  A number of trees were blown down on Liberty Road, near Sparkman Road, including one on a mobile home, causing moderate damage.  No one was hurt.  A storage building was blown apart next to a home on Liberty Road.  Scattered power outages also reported in area.  Joe Wheeler Electric crews are on the scene to make repairs.

Winston County
Trees down, and a roof blown off a house on County Road 1043.  Also, airplanes were blown over at a small airstrip in Addison.

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