Covington County Tornado

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Event Summary

This brief tornado moved along Mcdonald Chapel Road, snapping several trees, blowing the skirting out from under a mobile home and peeling back a small part of a roof from a chicken house.

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Estimated Maximum Wind: 80 mph
Casualties: 0 deaths; 0 injuries
Damage Path Length: 1.0 miles
Maximum Path Width: 75 yards
Approximate Start Point/Time:

5 SW Collins
11:00 pm

Approximate End Point/Time:

4.2 SSW Collins
11:01 pm


Radar Imagery
These images from the Brandon, MS Doppler radar show the tornadic thunderstorm at 10:59 pm as the storm was moving southwest of Collins in central Covington County. 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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