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Displaying AFOS PIL: PNSJAN Received: 2018-06-19 19:02 UTC


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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
202 PM CDT Tue Jun 19 2018

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR JUNE 18, 2018 TORNADO EVENT...

.East Brookhaven Tornado...

Rating:                 EF-0
Estimated Peak Wind:    70 mph
Path Length /statute/:  0.67 miles
Path Width /maximum/:   25 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start Date:             6/18/2018 
Start Time:             2:57 PM CDT
Start Location:         4 ESE Brookhaven / Lincoln County / MS
Start Lat/Lon:          31.5662 / -90.3774

End Date:               6/18/2018
End Time:               3:01 PM CDT
End Location:           4 E Brookhaven / Lincoln County / MS
End Lat/Lon:            31.5758 / -90.3765

Summary:
This brief weak tornado began just south of Sycamore Trail and 
moved north parallel to Nalco Lane. Large limbs were broken off 
softwood trees along Sycamore Trail with a small tree uprooted. 
The tornado crossed Chatmon Trail where two barns sustained loss 
of sheet metal roofing and two homes sustained minor roof damage. 
Multiple Bradford trees were also snapped at the base at this 
location. The tornado dissipated in a wooded area just north of 
Chatmon Trail before reaching Nola Road.

EF Scale: The Enhanced Fujita Scale classifies tornadoes into the
following categories.

EF0...Weak......65 TO 85 mph
EF1...Weak......86 TO 110 mph
EF2...Strong....111 TO 135 mph
EF3...Strong....136 TO 165 mph
EF4...Violent...166 TO 200mph
EF5...Violent...>200mph

NOTE:
The information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in NWS 
Storm Data. 

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