Alabama Tornado Database


1966 Summary

 


1966 Tornado Occurrences (10) () Indicates Total Path Data Multi-State
Tornado # of Year Year Month Day Time (CST) County Damage Scale Path Length (Miles) Maximum Path Width (Yards) Fatalities Injuries Location
10 1966 11 10 1230 Lowndes-Montgomery F2 9.3  50 0 0 6 W Dannelly Field-Hope Hull
Rope-like tornado destroyed 2 barns. 1 house and a store damaged, with several trees twisted off.
Start: 32.30/-86.50
End: 32.27/-86.35
9 1966 11 10 1110 Baldwin F2 7.7  10 0 0 Ranbun-Perdido
2 large poultry houses were destroyed in Ranbun. A church was demolished in Perdido. Several farm buildings were destroyed along the path.
Start: 31.00/-87.80
End: 31.05/-87.68
8 1966 11 10 0930 Hale F2 1.0 100 0 0 Moundville
Extensive damage to elementary school roof and vocational school. Destroyed 1 house and damaged 4 others. Trailer and bus overturned. Portions of corn field swept clean.
Start: 33.00/-87.62
End: 33.00/-87.62
7 1966 11 10 0830 Jefferson F1 0.1 10 0 0 Bradford
1 house and several farm buildings were destroyed. 3 houses were damaged.
Start: 33.50/-87.00
End: 33.50/-87.00
6 1966 11 10 0815 Cullman F2 7.6 10 0 1 West Point-Vinemont
16 aircraft were damaged or destroyed as 2 hangars were destroyed at Vinemont. A store was destroyed in Longview.
Start: 34.23/-86.93
End: 34.28/-86.82
5 1966 8 12 1715 Russell F0 0.1 10 0 0 Pittsview
Trees uprooted, powerlines blown down and damage to several houses.
Start: 32.22/-85.18
End: 32.22/-85.18
4 1966 7 20 1645 Houston F1 1.0 10 0 0 Kinsey
Several barns and outbuildings were destroyed. Several trees were blown down and damage to corn and peanut crops.
Start: 31.30/-85.35
End: 31.30/-85.35
3 1966 4 26 1950 Jefferson F0 0.1 10 0 0 17 NE Birmingham Airport
Tornado sighted by pilot. No damage reported.
Start: 33.75/-86.50
End: 33.75/-86.50
2 1966 3 3 2000 Jefferson F1 0.1  10 0 2 Gardendale
1 house destroyed, injuring both occupants. 7 other houses were damaged.
Start: 33.65/-86.82
End: 33.65/-86.82
1 1966 3 3 1930 Pickens-Tuscaloosa

Started in
Mississippi
F5
(F5)
66.5
(202.5)
900
(900)
1
(58)
27
(518)
3.5 NW Panola-Vienna-Benevola-Near Buhl-20 NE Tuscaloosa
20 houses and 6 barns were destroyed. 20 homes and 15 barns were damaged. Crop losses were mainly to timber.
Start: 32.99/-88.34
End: 33.37/-87.42

 


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