Georgia Storm Statistics
Annual Summary for 2009

TORNADOES
- Distribution by county
(1950 - 2013)

- Frequency by month
(1884 - 2013)

- Statistics for 2000
( PDF format )

- Statistics for 2001
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- Statistics for 2002
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- Statistics for 2003
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- Statistics for 2004
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- Statistics for 2005
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- Statistics for 2006
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- Statistics for 2007
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- Statistics for 2008
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- Statistics for 2009
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- Statistics for 2010
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- Statistics for 2011
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- Statistics for 2012
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- Statistics for 2013
( PDF format )

 

GEORGIA'S SEVERE STORM
CLIMATOLOGY
2009 Georgia Annual Storm Summary
Type of Storm NUMBER DAYS DEATHS INJURIES
Tornadoes 68 16 1 26
Hail 358 59 0 0
Thunderstorm Winds 504 83 0 2
High Winds1 18 6 1 3
Strong Winds2 31 11 0 2
Lightning 64 39 0 6
Flash Floods 106 31 8 0
Floods 162 49 2 1
Heavy Rain --- 16 0 0
Snowstorms / Blizzards3 --- 2 0 0
Winter Storms4 --- 8 0 0
Hurricanes / Tropical Storms --- 2 0 0
All others --- --- 0 0
Total --- --- 12 40
1Non-convective sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph for an hour or more, or wind gusts of at least 56 mph
2Non-convective sustained wind speeds less than 40 mph or wind gusts less than 50 mph
3Snowfall of the amount of 6 inches or more, or snow/blowing snow reducing visibility to blizzard criteria
4Freezing drizzle, freezing rain, and sleet/snow combination (more than 1/4 in. glaze, more than 1 in. sleet, snow amount between 3 and 6 inches)
(Tropical Storm total included in events above)

 

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