EF2 Tornado Confirmed in Stewart Co from May 23 Evening Storms


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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
932 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

...5TH DRIEST APRIL IN NASHVILLE...AND THE DRIEST SINCE 1992...

NASHVILLE EXPERIENCED ITS DRIEST APRIL SINCE 1992 AND THE 5TH
DRIEST ON RECORD. RAINFALL RECORDS FOR NASHVILLE DATE BACK TO
1870.

FIVE DRIEST APRIL`S ON RECORD:
1986...0.52
1915...0.72
1992...0.77
1987...1.03
2016...1.12

RAINFALL FOR APRIL 2016 TOTALED 1.12 INCHES WHICH IS 2.88 INCHES
BELOW NORMAL.THE GREATEST RAINFALL IN A 24 HOUR PERIOD WAS 0.68
INCH ON MARCH 31ST AND APRIL 1ST.

THE TEMPERATURE AVERAGED ABOVE 3.4 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL IN NASHVILLE
FOR APRIL. THE AVERAGE HIGH WAS 74.6 DEGREES AND THE AVERAGE LOW
WAS 50.2 DEGREES. THERE WERE NO TEMPERATURE RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN
IN APRIL.

THERE WERE 3 DAYS WITH THUNDERSTORMS IN APRIL.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED WAS 7.0 MILES AN HOUR. THE FASTEST GUST WAS
49 MILES AN HOUR FROM THE SOUTH ON THE 11TH.

THERE WERE 7 DAYS WITH FOG. NO DAYS WITH DENSE FOG.

NO TORNADOES OCCURRED IN TENNESSEE DURING THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016.
THE LAST TIME THERE WERE NO TORNADOES IN THE MONTH OF APRIL IN
TENNESSEE WAS IN 2005.


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