Rankin County Tornado
Click on map above to see entire damage point notation and damage pictures at select points.
This tornado completely destroyed one chicken house, heavily damaged another chicken house, and snapped a tree along Gaddis Myers Road.
These images from the Brandon, MS Doppler radar show the tornadic thunderstorm at 2:51am just minutes before the tornado began. 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.