4 waterspouts suggest perhaps not best day to be boating in Alabama
It's enough to make a boater's heart jump at the sight of a waterspout off your bow, but four of them at the same time?
Take a look at this photo above captured Wednesday morning by Twitter user @tbJowers shows four concurrent waterspouts over Mobile Bay near Mobile, Alabama.
Here are two more he took:
And here is another photo from Coden, Alabama, courtesy Shalon Brown and @JerrodWBrown:
Waterspouts are simply tornadoes that form over water, meaning you certainly don't want to be on a boat when one comes rolling along.
There were severe thunderstorms in the area at the time of the event.