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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
105 PM CDT TUE APR 26 2011

...PRELIMINARY STORM SURVEY INFORMATION...

COUNTY: COVINGTON
BEGINNING POINT: 2 SE COLLINS AT 6:41 AM
ENDING POINT: 2 SE COLLINS AT 6:42 AM
RATING: EF-1 MAX ESTIMATED WINDS 95 MPH
PATH LENGTH: 0.3 MILES
MAXIMUM WIDTH: 50 YDS

SUMMARY OF DAMAGE: A SHORT LIVED TORNADO DESTROYED A BARN 2 MILES 
SOUTHEAST OF COLLINS. PIECES OF THE CONCRETE FOUNDATION OF THE BARN 
WERE PULLED OUT OF THE GROUND. A NEARBY FEMA TRAILER WAS DAMAGED AS 
THE TORNADO PASSED...AND WINDOWS WERE BLOWN OUT OF VEHICLES IN THE 
AREA. SKIRTING DAMAGED TO ANOTHER TRAILER OCCURRED...WITH THE 
TORNADO DOWNING A FEW TREES AND LARGE LIMBS JUST BEFORE LIFTING.

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