Confirmed Tornadoes in Cumberland and Dekalb Counties

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
155 PM CST THU MAR 1 2012

...TORNADOES CONFIRMED IN CUMBERLAND COUNTY AND DEKALB COUNTY...

THE STORM SURVEY TEAM IN CUMBERLAND COUNTY HAS CONFIRMED A
TORNADO. DAMAGE ALONG HIGHWAY 127 WAS MAXIMUM EF2 INTENSITY WITH
WINDS OF 125 MPH. THE PATH WIDTH WAS 250 YARDS. PATH LENGTH AND
OTHER INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED AS SOON AS IT IS AVAILABLE.

THE STORM SURVEY TEAM IN DEKALB COUNTY HAS ALSO CONFIRMED A
TORNADO. THE PATH BEGAN NEAR SMITHVILLE HIGH SCHOOL AND CONTINUED
EAST ACROSS CENTER HILL LAKE.

THE SURVEYS WILL CONTINUE. MORE DETAILS...INCLUDING EF SCALE
RATINGS...WILL BECOME AVAILABLE LATER THIS AFTERNOON.

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