Severe Thunderstorm Damage - March 9, 2006 - Winston County
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning was in effect for Winston County from 3:56 PM until 5:00 PM. The severe thunderstorms entered western Winston County from Haleyville to Lynn around 4:13 PM. The most significant damage was reported generally north of a line from Lynn to Double Springs to the Bankhead National Forest. Numerous trees were blown down in and around Lynn...Double Springs... and Haleyville. In Lynn...one person was injured at a mobile home manufacturing plant and one mobile home was damaged. In Double Springs...several stores and the courthouse suffered roof damage. A few out-buildings were also damaged. In Haleyville...the Post Office lost part of its roof and several signs were destroyed. A few buildings suffered roof damage. Wind gusts were estimated at 58 to 70 miles an hour.