MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - Tornado sirens were blaring in parts of south Alabama as storms rumbled across the region.
The National Weather Service issued tornado warnings for parts of several counties early Thursday morning.
The warnings covered portions of Baldwin, Choctaw, Clarke and Washington counties.
Forecasters said severe storms capable of producing tornadoes prompted the warnings. There were no immediate reports any damage or injuries from the storms.
A tornado watch, scheduled to be in effect until noon Thursday, covered 28 Alabama counties.
Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to email@example.com. Please provide detailed information.