There is a severe thunderstorm warning in effect for Russell and Lee counties in Alabama until 1:30 p.m. CST, according to the National Weather Service.
At around 1:15 p.m. CST, the National Weather Service indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. The storms were located nine miles northeast of Bleecker, Ala. and extended to the Russell County Sports Complex in Seale, Ala.
The storm is moving east at 50 mph. Locations affected include Phenix City, Ladonia, Bibb City, the Phenix City Drag Strip, the Ladonia Sports Complex and Fort Mitchell.
The area is also under a tornado watch until 2 p.m. CST.