Alabama Tornado Database


1882 Tornado Occurrences (12)
Tornado # in Year Year Month Day Time (CST) County Damage Scale Path Length (Miles) Maximum Path Width (Yards) Fatalities Injuries Location
12 1882 4 22 1600 Choctaw NA NA NA NA NA Near Riderwood
Damage and path information was not available.
11 1882 4 22 1600 Dallas F2 15.0 400 5 20 14 S Selma
Several tenant homes were destroyed and deaths occurred on both sides of the path. Many more tornadoes may have occurred across Alabama this day.
10 1882 4 2 NA Etowah

Storm Information
NA NA NA NA NA Exact Location Unknown
The tornado tracked northeast. N
o other information was available. This information was taken from the Monthly Weather Review October 1925 - Tornadoes in Alabama.
9 1882 3 27 2300 Barbour F3 7.0 600 1 10 3 SSW Baker Hill
Railroad cars were thrown from the tracks. A large church was blown away. One farm had every building demolished as one man was killed. Additional tornado related deaths may have occurred in Alabama on this day.
8 1882 3 27 2300 Lee

Storm Information
F3 5.0 800 2 8 3 W Loachapoka-4 N Loachapoka
Many homes were damaged or destroyed. Two men were killed just north of Loachapoka.

Approximate Path
Start: 32.61/-85.65
End: 32.67/-85.59
7 1882 3 27 2200 Dallas F2 5.0 NA 3 15 Liberty Hill-Bear Creek Bottom
Every building was damaged or destroyed in Liberty Hill. Several people were killed on one plantation.
6 1882 3 27 2130 Henry F2 NA NA 1 1 N Abbeville
A farmer was killed and probably his wife too when a tornado hit the farm north of Abbeville. Many homes and cotton gins were destroyed.
5 1882 3 27 2100 Marengo

Storm Information
F2 NA NA 0 0 Nanafalia
2 homes were destroyed.
Approximate Location
Start: 32.12/-88.00
4 1882 3 27 2100 Pike

Storm Information
F2 7.0 NA 0 10 Henderson-Spring Hill
At least 6 homes were destroyed. Some people may have been killed.

Approximate Path
Start: 31.67/-86.07
End: 31.70/-85.96
3 1882 3 27 2000 Butler

Storm Information
F3 12.0 200 2 20 N Garland-5 SE Georgiana
At least 20 small homes were damaged or destroyed. A woman and a child were killed in separate homes.

Approximate Path
Start: 31.55/-86.85
End: 31.60/-86.65
2 1882 3 27 1430 Washington

Storm Information
NA NA NA NA NA Exact Location Unknown
The tornado tracked east. N
o other information was available. This information was taken from the Monthly Weather Review October 1925 - Tornadoes in Alabama.
1 1882 2 28 1145 Madison

Storm Information
NA NA 300 NA NA Exact Location Unknown
The tornado tracked northeast. N
o other information was available. This information was taken from the Monthly Weather Review October 1925 - Tornadoes in Alabama.


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