UPDATE: A Tornado watch is in effect for St. Clair, Talladega and Jefferson counties until 4 p.m.
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Recovery continued on this date in 1946 in other sections immediately surrounding Anniston; more than 6,000 homes were damaged in those areas from the hail and windstorm of April 7, 1946.
By definition, mobile homes’ price points make them readily obtainable by low-income Americans. But that same definition makes them unsafe.
Thursday’s damage seemed to be most severe at or near Precision Materials, with severe damage seen through Ohatchee and Wellington.
The NWS has moved up the timing on its forecast of severe weather today, with storms now expected in the Calhoun County area between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Five people died in Calhoun County Thursday after a wave of spring storms brought a tornado to communities already far too familiar with the damage a twister can do.
Anniston Star reporters and photographers reported on the ground from Ohatchee, where a tornado left a 'large path of destruction' Thursday afternoon.