Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 59 kts.
State MISSISSIPPI
County/Area TUNICA
WFO MEG
Report Source ASOS
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-08-03 16:55:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 1SSW TUNICA ARPT
Begin Lat/Lon 34.66/-90.38
End Date 2008-08-03 16:55:00.0 CST-6
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 Diurnal Convection fired up across portions Northeast Mississippi during the late afternoon and evening hours of August 2nd, 2008. Some of the thunderstorms produced flash flooding, large hail and damaging winds. The storms eventually died off, but re-fired over Northwest Mississippi during the late afternoon and early evening hours of August 3rd, 2008. Some of these storms produced damaging winds as well.
Event Narrative Tunica ASOS reported a 68 MPH wind gust.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 135.00K 0.00K
GOLDEN TISHOMINGO CO. MS 08/02/2008 14:40 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 1.50K 0.00K
FAIRVIEW ITAWAMBA CO. MS 08/02/2008 14:45 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
TISHOMINGO CO ARPT TISHOMINGO CO. MS 08/02/2008 14:45 CST-6 Hail 1.50 in. 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
LUKE TISHOMINGO CO. MS 08/02/2008 16:37 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
MANTACHIE ITAWAMBA CO. MS 08/02/2008 17:10 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 1.50K 0.00K
TUPELO LEE CO. MS 08/02/2008 17:10 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
PLANTERSVILLE LEE CO. MS 08/02/2008 17:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
FULTON ITAWAMBA CO. MS 08/02/2008 17:20 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
BIGGERSVILLE ALCORN CO. MS 08/02/2008 17:40 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
FAIRFIELD UNION CO. MS 08/02/2008 17:49 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
BELDEN LEE CO. MS 08/02/2008 18:00 CST-6 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
CHERRY CREEK PONTOTOC CO. MS 08/02/2008 18:10 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
FURRS PONTOTOC CO. MS 08/02/2008 18:15 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PONTOTOC PONTOTOC CO. MS 08/02/2008 18:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 12.00K 0.00K
OKOLONA CHICKASAW CO. MS 08/02/2008 18:35 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
OXFORD LAFAYETTE CO. MS 08/02/2008 19:12 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
DENMARK LAFAYETTE CO. MS 08/02/2008 19:43 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
PONTOTOC PONTOTOC CO. MS 08/02/2008 19:45 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WATER VLY MUNI APT YALOBUSHA CO. MS 08/02/2008 19:55 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
TAYLOR LAFAYETTE CO. MS 08/02/2008 20:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
OAKLAND YALOBUSHA CO. MS 08/02/2008 21:02 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
TUNICA ARPT TUNICA CO. MS 08/03/2008 16:55 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 59 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 135.00K 0.00K