Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF1
-- Length 0.33 Miles
-- Width 30 Yards
State FLORIDA
County/Area BREVARD
WFO MLB
Begin Date 08/19/2008 12:45:00 EST-5
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth W
Begin Location MICCO
Begin Lat/Lon 27.88/-80.51
End Date 08/19/2008 12:50:00 EST-5
End Range 1
End Azimuth WNW
End Location MICCO
End Lat/Lon 27.88/-80.52
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 2/0
Property Damage 420.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Rain bands from Tropical Storm Fay moving onshore from the Atlantic produced a tornado in southern Brevard County.
Event Narrative An EF1 tornado embedded in a rain band from Tropical Storm Fay moved onshore and struck the manufactured home community of Barefoot Bay. The tornado destroyed 9 mobile homes and damaged 59. The tornado blew the roof off and collapsed the exterior walls of the most severely damaged mobile home. Dozens of lightweight out buildings, awnings and car ports were damaged. Two minor injuries were reported.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 2 420.00K 0.00K
MICCO BREVARD CO. FL 08/19/2008 12:45 EST-5 Tornado EF1 0 2 420.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 2 420.00K 0.00K