Damage Survey of January 30, 2013 East Nashville Tornado

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
752 PM CST MON FEB 4 2013

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY OF JANUARY 30, 2013 EAST NASHVILLE TORNADO...

AN EF0 TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN JUST NORTHEAST OF THE I-65 AND
TRINITY LANE INTERCHANGE AND MOVED EASTWARD ALONG A NARROW
INTERMITTENT PATH THROUGH EAST NASHVILLE BEFORE ENDING
AROUND MCGAVOCK PIKE IN INGLEWOOD JUST TO THE WEST OF THE
CUMBERLAND RIVER. SEVERAL MOBILE HOMES WERE HEAVILY DAMAGED
BY FALLEN TREES ALONG DICKERSON PIKE WITH ONE MINOR INJURY
IN THE RANCHWOOD MOBILE HOME PARK. NUMEROUS HOMES RECEIVED
MINOR ROOF AND EXTERIOR DAMAGE ALONG DONALD STREET, GORDON
TERRACE, WOODYHILL DRIVE, AND JONES AVENUE AND SEVERAL LARGE
TREES WERE BLOWN DOWN. SOME ROOF DAMAGE WAS NOTED TO HEALTH
DEPARTMENT BUILDINGS ON RS GASS DRIVE SOUTH OF HART LANE.
DOZENS OF MORE HOMES SUFFERED MINOR ROOF AND EXTERIOR DAMAGE
FROM THE GILLOCK STREET AND GALLATIN PIKE AREA EASTWARD TO
NEAR MCGAVOCK PIKE WITH NUMEROUS TREES AND FENCES BLOWN DOWN.

RATING: EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND: 80 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/: 3.2 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/: 75 YARDS
FATALITIES: 0
INJURIES: 1

START DATE: JANUARY 30 2013
START TIME: 312 AM CST
START LOCATION: NORTHEAST OF I-65 AND TRINITY LANE INTERSECTION
START LAT/LON: 36.2115/-86.7689

END DATE: JANUARY 30 2013
END TIME: 335 AM CST
END LOCATION: INGLEWOOD
END_LAT/LON: 36.2150/-86.7117


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