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Tornado/Wind Damage Pictures (September 13-14, 2008)
 
The remnants of Hurricane Ike brought strong winds and isolated tornadoes to Arkansas on September 13-14, 2008. Below are a few photos. 
 
A weak (rated (EF1) tornado destroyed a self-storage warehouse building southwest of Cabot (Lonoke County).
In the picture: A weak (rated (EF1) tornado destroyed a self-storage warehouse building southwest of Cabot (Lonoke County). Click to enlarge.
Here is another angle of the self-storage facility.
In the picture: Here is another angle of the self-storage facility. Click to enlarge.
 
Also near Cabot (Lonoke County), the facade of a strip mall was damaged by the tornado.
In the picture: Also near Cabot (Lonoke County), the facade of a strip mall was damaged by the tornado. Click to enlarge.
A man cut up a tree pushed over by a weak (rated EF1) tornado just east of Houston (Perry County).
In the picture: A man cut up a tree pushed over by a weak (rated EF1) tornado just east of Houston (Perry County). Click to enlarge.
 
This storm had a wall cloud, but no funnel as viewed (to the northwest) from Pinnacle Mountain State Park (Pulaski County).
In the picture: This storm had a wall cloud, but no funnel as viewed (to the northwest) from Pinnacle Mountain State Park (Pulaski County). The photo is courtesy of Shea Rial. Click to enlarge.
High winds associated with Ike downed numerous trees, including this one at Bismarck (Hot Spring County).
In the picture: High winds associated with Ike downed numerous trees, including this one at Bismarck (Hot Spring County). The photo is courtesy of Troy Bray. Click to enlarge.
 
Trees fell on power lines, which kept utility companies busy around Hot Springs (Garland County).
In the picture: Trees fell on power lines, which kept utility companies busy around Hot Springs (Garland County). The photo is courtesy of Mitchell McDill. Click to enlarge.

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