Lamar County Tornado
Tornado Track Map
Click on the map above for a detailed, interactive track map and damage pictures.
A brief tornado touchdown caused shingle damage and broke a window on a house. Several trees were blown down, two of which fell on vehicles. The damage occurred along Old Highway 11 near I-59.
These images from the Brandon, MS doppler radar show the shower that produced a brief tornado touchdown at 4:15pm as the shower passed near Purvis. 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.