Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Lightning
County/Area DEKALB
Report Source Newspaper
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-07-12 12:06:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 1NW BUCKNERS
Begin Lat/Lon 36.0158/-85.7655
End Date 2008-07-12 12:06:00.0 CST-6
End Location 1NW BUCKNERS
End Lat/Lon 36.0158/-85.7655
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 5.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Thunderstorms struck Davidson County blowing down trees and knocking down power lines. Old Hickory was the hardest hit.
Event Narrative Lightning struck a large oak tree. The electrical current traveled through the ground and damaged electrical outlets in a home. The lightning also set fire to an outbuilding.


Event Map:

All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 26.00K 0.00K
TULLAHOMA COFFEE CO. TN 07/12/2008 07:45 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
BUCKNERS DEKALB CO. TN 07/12/2008 12:06 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
MADISON COLLEGE DAVIDSON CO. TN 07/12/2008 19:40 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 26.00K 0.00K