Smith County tornado

Event Summary

Several trees were downed and pushed over as well as several large limbs snapped.
Estimated Maximum Wind:
70 mph
Damage Path Length:
6/10 miles
Maximum Path Width:
50 yards
Approximate Start Point/Time:
3.8 SE Pineville              10:45pm
Approximate End Point/Time:
3.2 SE Pineville


Radar Imagery
These images from the Jackson, MS doppler radar show areas of rotation within the rainbands of Tropical Storm Lee at 10:45pm on September 4th. The image on the left shows 0.5° base reflectivity data, and the image on the right shows 0.5° storm relative velocity data. Click on the thumbnail below for a higher resolution image.

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