|A supercell thunderstorm spawned an F1 tornado near Lake Lurleen State Park, just northwest of Northport. The tornado began at 11:39 AM CST 10 miles northwest of Northport, just west of the intersection of Rue Road and CR 90. The tornado ended at 11:41 am near Pole Bridge Creek. The tornado mainly snapped off trees along its path but a home suffered damage at the intersection of CR 90 and Rue Road. The home sustained major roof damage and had its front porch totally removed. A few outbuildings were also destroyed on this same property. No injuries were reported. Storm spotters followed this storm near Buhl and Elrod and reported a wall cloud and funnel cloud prior to the development of a tornado.
The tornado path was 2.0 miles long and 75 yards wide at its widest point.
A Tornado Watch was issued at 9:19 AM CST which included Tuscaloosa County. A Tornado Warning was in effect for Tuscaloosa County from 11:03 AM CST until 11:45 AM CST.
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