Madison Parish Tornado

Click on map above to see entire damage point notation and damage pictures at select points.

Event Summary

This brief tornado touched down in an open field along and just to the north of Willow Bayou Road. A picture was taken as the tornado kicked up dust as it moved in an east-northeastward direction. No damage occurred.

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Estimated Maximum Wind: 75 mph
Casualties: 0
Damage Path Length: 0.4 miles
Maximum Path Width: 50 yards
Approximate Start Point/Time:

5 N Tallulah
5:23 pm

Approximate End Point/Time:

5 N Tallulah
5:23 pm


Radar Imagery
These images from the Brandon, MS Doppler radar show the tornadic thunderstorm at 5:23 pm as the storm was moving north of Tallulah. 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.

Radar - Madison Parish Tornado


Image courtesy of Christy Thornton Shelton

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