Alabama Tornado Database
|1903 Tornado Occurrences (5)|
|Tornado # in Year||Year||Month||Day||Time (CST)||County||Damage Scale||Path Length (Miles)||Maximum Path Width (Yards)||Fatalities||Injuries||Location|
|5||1903||11||11||1600||Shelby||F2||2.0||100||0||0||2 W Aldrich
2 small homes were destroyed and acres of timber were leveled.
Homes were destroyed along the path. All 4 people died near Peterman and 3 of them were killed by a falling tree.
15 homes suffered structural damage.
A young boy was killed along the Coosa River at the touchdown point. Major timber damage occurred with piles over 10 feet high.
Most of the deaths occurred in just three homes in Hopewell. 20 people were injured near the end point in Summit. At least 100 homes were damaged or destroyed.