'Roof of home completely gone': Desperate calls for help after tornado in Mobile, Ala.

Mobile, Ala., first responders have been flooded with calls this morning after a possible tornado caused major damage in the area. There are reports that some residents are trapped under debris.

There are conflicting reports about injuries.

The Mobile area isn’t out of the woods yet.

Stay safe, Mobile.

Update: More images of the extensive damage are coming in.

Twitchy will monitor this developing story and update with breaking news out of Mobile.


The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down in Mobile.

Editor’s note: The title of this post has been updated to reflect that the tornado has been confirmed.

  • radjahshelduck

    You folks at Twitchy are truly on the ball; as I write this there is nothing yet on the national news websites on Mobile.

    • radjahshelduck

      Jeez, ajc.com doesn’t even have this yet and it’s the South’s biggest paper.

      • journogal

        AJC sucks (I live in Georgia), however Weather Channel has been reporting and updating the situation since it happened.

    • nc

      Fox News is reporting it during their weather report.

  • nc

    God bless all those affected. More donations to Red Cross.