Severe Thunderstorm 4/21/12- Downtown Jacksonville

 

April 21, 2012 

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Base Reflectivity showed a strong cluster of thunderstorms approaching downtown Jacksonville from the south at 6:54 pm EDT.


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Base Velocity showed a wind maximum of 56 knots at around 700 feet MSL approaching the Riverside area.

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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL

4/21/12 655 PM...WJXT TV REPORTED SEVERAL LARGE TREES DOWN DAMAGING HOMES
            AND CARS AND CAUSING POWER OUTAGES IN AVONDALE.
            FIREFIGHTERS HAD TO CUT WOMAN OUT OF A CAR AFTER A LARGE
            WATER OAK TREE FELL ON HER CAR ON ST. JOHNS AVENUE AND
            DONALD ST.

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