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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 53 kts.
State MISSISSIPPI
County/Area RANKIN
WFO JAN
Begin Date 07/27/2008 15:10:00 CST-6
Begin Range 3
Begin Azimuth NNW
Begin Location ROOK HILL
Begin Lat/Lon 32.22/-89.96
End Date 07/27/2008 15:13:00 CST-6
End Range 1
End Azimuth NE
End Location ROOK HILL
End Lat/Lon 32.19/-89.92
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative As the temperature reached the triple digits across the area and humidity remained high, scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms developed across the region in the afternoon. The high temperatures and humidity resulted in a very unstable environment and several thunderstorms became severe and produced damaging winds. These storms dove southward as they evolved along and east of the Interstate 55 corridor.
Event Narrative A few trees were blown down along with numerous large limbs and tree debris across Highway 18.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 141.00K 0.00K
PARCHMAN SUNFLOWER CO. MS 07/27/2008 12:24 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 0 55.00K 0.00K
GLENWILD GRENADA CO. MS 07/27/2008 13:42 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GRENADA GRENADA CO. MS 07/27/2008 13:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JEFFERSON CARROLL CO. MS 07/27/2008 14:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
SCOTT (ZONE) SCOTT (ZONE) MS 07/27/2008 14:01 CST-6 Strong Wind 39 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
HILLSBORO SCOTT CO. MS 07/27/2008 14:19 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 54 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
STURGIS OKTIBBEHA CO. MS 07/27/2008 14:56 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
ROOK HILL RANKIN CO. MS 07/27/2008 15:10 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 53 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CONWAY LEAKE CO. MS 07/27/2008 15:14 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FREENY LEAKE CO. MS 07/27/2008 15:35 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DAMASCUS KEMPER CO. MS 07/27/2008 15:48 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TURNETTA MADISON CO. MS 07/27/2008 15:54 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOUSE NESHOBA CO. MS 07/27/2008 16:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LUDLOW SCOTT CO. MS 07/27/2008 16:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 68 kts. EG 0 0 12.00K 0.00K
HAZLEHURST COPIAH CO. MS 07/27/2008 16:03 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OCOBLA NESHOBA CO. MS 07/27/2008 16:04 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
COMPLETE LAUDERDALE CO. MS 07/27/2008 16:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 53 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
MARION LAUDERDALE CO. MS 07/27/2008 17:25 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 141.00K 0.00K