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The April 27, 2011 tornado outbreak killed more than 250 people in the state of Alabama. Here are photos of some of the storms and the damage they caused. More>>

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MAP: Southern Region Tornado Tracks from April 27

Click here to view an interactive map with many of the tornadoes that slammed the U.S. on April 27 and 28. More>>

SLIDESHOW: April's Tornadoes From High Above

Click here to view a slideshow of satellite images, animations and maps of April's tornado outbreak. More>>

YOUTUBE: Tuscaloosa Tornado

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  • First Alert Forecast: mostly cool, dry week ahead

    First Alert Forecast: mostly cool, dry week ahead

    Monday, December 11 2017 4:05 AM EST2017-12-11 09:05:37 GMT
    Expect another chilly morning with temperatures mainly in the low 30s. (Source: WECT)Expect another chilly morning with temperatures mainly in the low 30s. (Source: WECT)

    A mostly dry and cooler-than-average week is likely. One particularly cold shot is expected right in the middle.

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    A mostly dry and cooler-than-average week is likely. One particularly cold shot is expected right in the middle.

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  • BREAKING: Family escapes house fire

    BREAKING: Family escapes house fire

    Monday, December 11 2017 3:55 AM EST2017-12-11 08:55:05 GMT
    Mobile home fire (Source: WECT)Mobile home fire (Source: WECT)

    A family is safe after escaping from their burning home Monday morning. 

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    A family is safe after escaping from their burning home Monday morning. 

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  • Seahawks fall to LSU Tigers

    Seahawks fall to LSU Tigers

    Sunday, December 10 2017 9:13 PM EST2017-12-11 02:13:41 GMT
    Seahawk men's basketballs falls to LSU TigersSeahawk men's basketballs falls to LSU Tigers
    UNCW outscored hot shooting LSU by three points in the second half, but the Tigers used a large halftime lead to hold off the Seahawks, 97-84, in a non-conference men's basketball matchup on Sunday at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.   The Tigers of the Southeastern Conference pushed their record to 5-2 overall and remained unbeaten at home with a clean 4-0 mark.   The Seahawks dropped their fourth straight game – all away from Trask Coliseum – and own a 2-5 le...More >>
    UNCW outscored hot shooting LSU by three points in the second half, but the Tigers used a large halftime lead to hold off the Seahawks, 97-84, in a non-conference men's basketball matchup on Sunday at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.   The Tigers of the Southeastern Conference pushed their record to 5-2 overall and remained unbeaten at home with a clean 4-0 mark.   The Seahawks dropped their fourth straight game – all away from Trask Coliseum – and own a 2-5 le...More >>

Storm Surveys

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The paths that you see above in Black indicate the radar indicated tracks of the tornadic supercells, not the actual tracks of the tornadoes. (Source: NOAA)

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