Washington County Tornado

Event Summary

This tornado was photographed in an open field near the Tribbett community. It remained over open rural areas and caused no damage.

(Click for EF Scale)
Estimated Maximum Wind: 75 mph
Casualties: 0
Damage Path Length: 0.4 miles
Maximum Path Width: 50 yards
Approximate Start Point/Time:

3 SW Tribbett
5:09 pm

Approximate End Point/Time:

3 SW Tribbett
5:10 pm


Radar Imagery
These images from the Brandon, MS Doppler radar show the tornadic thunderstorm at 5:10 pm shortly after the tornado lifted near Tribbett. 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 - Washington County Tornado


This image of the tornado was provided by the Washington County Emergency Management.

Washington County Tornado is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.