Smith County Tornado

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Event Summary

Chicken house, a hay barn, and a trailer were damaged around the intersection of Smith County Road 504 and Smith County Road 504-C.

Estimated Maximum Wind:
95 mph
Damage Path Length:
0.75 miles
Maximum Path Width:
50 yards
Approximate Start Point/Time:

3 WNW Pineville

Approximate End Point/Time:
3 WNW Pineville



Radar Imagery
These images from the Brandon, MS Doppler radar show the tornadic thunderstorm at 3:33 am just as the tornado was beginning to touch down west of Pineville. 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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