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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
425 PM CST THU JAN 26 2012

...SEVEN TORNADOES CONFIRMED FROM SUNDAYS STORMS...

 1. TORNADO #1
    STARTING POINT...3.0 MILES WSW OF THORNTON
    ENDING POINT...4.9 MILES SW OF RISON
    PATH LENGTH...19.2 MILES
    RATING...EF2...WINDS OF 111-135 MPH
    COUNTIES AFFECTED...CALHOUN...DALLAS...CLEVELAND
    REMARKS...

    IN CALHOUN COUNTY...DAMAGE WAS MOSTLY LIMITED TO TIMBER.

    IN DALLAS COUNTY...THERE WAS SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE TO HOUSES
    NORTHWEST OF FORDYCE...THE COUNTRY CLUB...AND A SET OF
    TRANSMISSION TOWERS.

    IN CLEVELAND COUNTY...THERE WAS MOSTLY DAMAGE TO TIMBER.
    HOWEVER...A CHURCH BUILT IN 1852 IN NORTH KINGSLAND WAS
    DESTROYED.

 2. TORNADO #2
    STARTING POINT...SWEDEN /JEFFERSON COUNTY/
    ENDING POINT...3.45 MILES NE OF LODGE CORNER
    PATH LENGTH...16.9 MILES
    RATING...EF2...WINDS OF 111-135 MPH
    COUNTIES AFFECTED...JEFFERSON...ARKANSAS
    REMARKS...

    IN JEFFERSON COUNTY...NUMEROUS TREES WERE BLOWN DOWN. GRAIN
    BINS WERE DESTROYED...AND THERE WAS DAMAGE TO METAL BUILDINGS
    AND OVERTURNED FARM MACHINERY.

    IN ARKANSAS COUNTY...NUMEROUS TREES WERE BLOWN DOWN...AND TWO
    MOBILE HOMES WERE DAMAGED.

 3. TORNADO #3
    STARTING POINT...5.5 MILES WNW OF DEWITT
    ENDING POINT...NEAR CROCKETTS BLUFF
    PATH LENGTH...14.4 MILES
    RATING...EF2...WINDS OF 111-135 MPH
    COUNTIES AFFECTED...ARKANSAS

    FOUR STEEL TRANSMISSION TOWERS WERE BLOWN DOWN...AND THERE WAS
    DAMAGE TO A FEW FARM OUTBUILDINGS. NUMEROUS TREES WERE BLOWN
    DOWN...AND A TRAVEL TRAILER WAS BLOWN OVER. AN ELEVATOR WAS
    BLOWN OFF OF GRAIN BINS.

 4. TORNADO #4
    STARTING POINT...8.2 MILES SW OF DEWITT
    ENDING POINT...3 MILES SE OF DEWITT
    PATH LENGTH...9.4 MILES
    RATING...EF1...WIND OF 86-110 MPH
    COUNTY AFFECTED...ARKANSAS

    TREES...POWER LINES AND POWER POLES WERE BLOWN DOWN. SEVERAL
    CARPORTS AND SHEDS WERE BLOWN AWAY. A LARGE LIMB FELL ON THE CAB
    OF A PICKUP TRUCK. A HOUSE HAD THE WINDOWS BLOWN OUT AND PIECES
    OF WOOD WEDGED INTO THE SIDING. A MOBILE HOME WAS ROLLED OVER
    AND DESTROYED...WITH ITS CONTENTS BLOWN INTO A NEARBY FIELD. A
    METAL BUILDING WAS DESTROYED...AND THE WALL OF ANOTHER ONE WAS
    PUSHED IN. THE ROOF WAS BLOWN OFF OF A TRACTOR SHED.

 5. TORNADO #5
    STARTING POINT...4 MILES S OF RAGTOWN
    ENDING POINT...3.2 MILES E OF RAGTOWN /WFO LZK CWA/
    PATH LENGTH...5.8 MILES
    RATING...EF1...WIND OF 86-110 MPH
    COUNTY AFFECTED...MONROE

    TREES AND POWER POLES WERE BLOWN DOWN. AN IRRIGATION PIVOT WAS
    FLIPPED OVER. A LARGE STORAGE SHED WAS TOSSED OVER A FARM
    BUILDING.

    THE SURVEY TEAM NOTED THAT THIS TORNADO CONTINUED TO TRACK INTO
    PHILLIPS COUNTY AR...WHICH IS COVERED BY THE NWS OFFICE IN
    MEMPHIS TN. THAT PORTION OF THE TORNADO TRACK WILL BE SURVEYED BY
    THE MEMPHIS OFFICE IN THE COMING DAYS.

 6. TORNADO #6
    STARTING POINT...2.7 MILES WSW OF MOSCOW
    ENDING POINT...1.2 MILES NE OF MOSCOW
    PATH LENGTH...3.8 MILES
    RATING...EF1...WIND OF 86-110 MPH
    COUNTY AFFECTED...JEFFERSON

    A SHED WAS THROWN OVER A FARM SHOP. THE FARM SHOPS ROOF WAS
    DAMAGED. AN EMPTY 12000 GALLON FUEL TANK WAS THROWN INTO A
    FIELD. AN IRRIGATION PIVOT WAS OVERTURNED AND TORN APART. A FEW
    TREES WERE BLOWN DOWN. THE FOUNDATION OF A CONCRETE BLOCK HOUSE
    WAS DAMAGED.

7. TORNADO #7
    STARTING POINT...2.5 MILES SW OF COY
    ENDING POINT...1.7 MILES SW OF COY
    PATH LENGTH...3/4 OF A MILE
    RATING...EF1...WIND OF 86-110 MPH
    COUNTY AFFECTED...LONOKE

    AN IRRIGATION PIVOT WAS FLIPPED OVER AND LANDED IN A NEARBY
    DITCH. A NUMBER OF TREE LIMBS WERE SNAPPED OFF.

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