A Terrifying, Deadly Storm Struck Alabama In 1974 And No One Saw It Coming

Alabama has definitely seen its fair share of storms. From hurricanes and tornadoes, to blizzards and ice storms, Alabama has experienced some of the most devastating natural disasters in U.S. history. One natural disaster that’s among the most devastating in U.S. history is the “1974 Super Outbreak.”

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Posted below is a great documentary about the 1974 Super Outbreak. If you have a few minutes to spare, it’s definitely worth watching.

Do you remember where you were the day of this tornado outbreak? For more natural disasters that happened in Alabama, click here.

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