Alabama Tornado Database


1969 Summary

 


1969 Tornado Occurrences (12)
Tornado # of Year Year Month Day Time (CST) County Damage Scale Path Length (Miles) Maximum Path Width (Yards) Fatalities Injuries Location
12 1969 12 30 1345 Etowah-Calhoun F2 15.7 100
0 2 Ohatchee-Near Gadsden
One home was demolished. One church and 10 homes were damaged. 2 mobile homes were destroyed. Two injuries occurred in Etowah county in a mobile home.
Start: 33.78/-86.05
End: 34.00/-86.02
11 1969 8 22 1615 Baldwin

1969 Hurricane Map

Hurricane Camille
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Hurricane Camille
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Hurricane Camille
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F1 0.1 10 0 0 Near Spanish Fort
A waterspout moved onshore and produced a short path of minor damage. May have been associated with the remnants of Hurricane Camille.
Start: 30.70/-87.90
End: 30.70/-87.90

10
1969 7 27 1530 Mobile F1 0.3 37
0 0 Dog River
2 boat houses were dmaaged and many trees were snapped off.
Start: 30.60/-88.15
End: 30.60/-88.15
9
1969 7 8 1730 Baldwin F0 0.1 10 0 0 5 E Spanish Fort
A tornado briefly touched down in a wooded area knocking trees down.
Start: 30.70/-87.80
End: 30.70/-87.80
8
1969 6 29 1555 Washington F0 0.1 10 0 0 Between Leroy-Wagerville
Brief touchdown in a rural area with little or no damage.
Start: 31.48/-88.03
End: 31.48/-88.03
7
1969 5 18 1000 Cullman F1 0.5 50 0 0 Glencoe
2 mobile homes were demolished.
Start: 34.17/-86.90
End: 34.17/-86.90
6
1969 5 18 0930 Bullock F1 0.1 10 0 0 Smuteye
One home and one store were destroyed. One home was unroofed and farm buildings and machinery were damaged.
Start: 32.00/-85.70
End: 32.00/-85.70
5
1969 5 18 0730 Crenshaw F2 6.4 10 0 0 2.7 SE Brantley-7.5 E Brantley
Several homes were damaged, one store was unroofed, 3 mobile homes were demolished, and many trees were leveled along the path.
Start: 31.55/-86.23
End: 31.58/-86.13
4
1969 5 17 1810 Pike F1 7.1 10 0 0 10 S Troy-Banks
Several trees and power lines were downed south of Troy. Only minor damage was reported in other locations.
Start: 31.72/-85.97
End: 31.80/-85.90
3
1969 5 17 1715 Jefferson F1 0.1 10 0 0 Birmingham
Tornado touched down on the southside overturning trucks, uprooting trees, damaging one home, and damaging one warehouse.
Start: 33.48/-86.80
End: 33.48/-86.80
2
1969 4 18 0230 Montgomery-Bullock-Butler-Crenshaw F4 52.4 500 2 14 Greenville-Panola-Fitzpatrick
2 people were killed as 18 homes were destroyed near Panola. Farm buildings were destroyed near Ramer. Several homes were damaged or destroyed near Fitzpatrick where injuries occurred. This may have been a family of tornadoes.
Start: 31.83/-86.63
End: 32.22/-85.88
1 1969 4 18 0030 Pike F1 2.5 10 0 0 Mossy Grove-3.6 SE Troy
2 homes were destroyed, 5 homes were damaged, 4 barns were destroyed, and one barn was damaged near the Mossy Grove community. Only minor damage was reported around Union Springs.
Start: 31.75/-85.97
End: 31.77/-85.93


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