Back Porch Battered as Storms Sweep Alabama

Central Alabama was hit by significant flooding, wind damage, and reported tornadoes on May 4, the National Weather Service in Birmingham said.

This video was posted on Facebook by Chris Thornton, showing the pool area of his home in Lake Forest, Montgomery, taking a battering. He also shared a clip of rain sweeping across his street.

Flood warnings remained in place into the evening on May 4, and tens of thousands were without power. Credit: Chris Thornton via Storyful

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