December 25, 2012 Forrest County Tornado
This is a continuation of a tornado track that began in Pearl River County near McNeill and continued through northwestern Stone County before moving into Forrest County. After passing through Forrest County this tornado continued to produce damage into Perry County. The statistics above pertain to only the portion of the track in Forrest County. For further information please visit: http://www.srh.noaa.gov/lix/?n=past_wx_events and http://www.srh.noaa.gov/mob/?n=events
These images from the Mobile, AL Doppler radar show the tornadic thunderstorm at 4:03 pm when it was just east of Maxie. 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.
KML and GIS Information