Elaine, AR to Lula, MS EF-0 Tornado

  

Tornado Track Map:

http://www.srh.noaa.gov/images/meg/events/aprtor11/tracks/Phillips_Cohoma_Tunica_Apr26.jpg

 

Survey Results:

 

...PRELIMINARY EF-0 TORNADO IN PHILLIPS CO. ARKANSAS AND COAHOMA...TUNICA COUNTIES IN MISSISSIPPI...
* COUNTIES: PHILLIPS COUNTY ARKANSAS...COAHOMA AND TUNICA COUNTIES
  IN MISSISSIPPI.
* LOCATION: 1 MILE NORTH OF ELAINE ARKANSAS ALONG HIGHWAY 44...TO   
  ONE MILE EAST OF HIGHWAY 61 NEAR LULA MISSISSIPPI.
* TIME: 615 PM ON APRIL 26TH
* BEGINNING POINT: 34.33479, -90.84075
* ENDING POINT: 34.46386, -90.379571
* RATING: EF-0
* ESTIMATED PEAK WIND: 75 MPH
* PATH LENGTH: 21.5 MILES
* MAXIMUM WIDTH: 200 YARDS
* FATALITIES: 0
* INJURIES: 0
* SUMMARY OF DAMAGES: DAMAGE WAS MOST FELT IN THE TOWNS OF FRIARS   
  POINT AND COAHOMA MISSISSIPPI WHERE ROOFS OF HOMES WERE DAMAGED
  AND ONE HOME WAS MOVED OFF ITS BLOCK FOUNDATION. CHURCH SUFFERED
  ROOF DAMAGE A FEW MILES SOUTH OF LULA MISSISSIPPI. OTHER DAMAGE
  OCCURRED WHEN A COMMERCIAL METAL STORAGE BUILDING NEAR FRIARS
  POINT HAD A LARGE SECTION OF THE ROOF PEELED OFF. TOPPLED OVER
  PIVOT IRRIGATION SYSTEMS...NUMEROUS TREES EITHER UPROOTED OR WITH
  SNAPPED LIMBS... SCATTERED TELEPHONE POLES DOWN...AND A FEW
  DAMAGED ADVERTISEMENT AND ROAD SIGNS.

  

Radar Images:

Tornado began near Elaine, AR at 6:07 pm Tornado began near Elaine, AR at 6:07 pm
Tornado crossing the Mississippi River. Tornado crossing the Mississippi River.
Tornado between Friars Point, MS and Lula, MS. Tornado between Friars Point, MS and Lula, MS.

 

Damage Pictures:

 

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