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Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 1.75 in.
State MISSISSIPPI
County/Area FORREST
WFO JAN
Begin Date 03/31/2009 15:59:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth NW
Begin Location ROCK HILL
Begin Lat/Lon 31.09/-89.34
End Date 03/31/2009 16:18:00 CST-6
End Range 2
End Azimuth NE
End Location BROOKLYN
End Lat/Lon 31.1/-89.16
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 20.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A potent upper level disturbance combined with good instability ahead of a cold front utilized cold temperatures aloft to produce hail producing storms. It produced hail from penny to golf ball size.
Event Narrative A swath of nickel to golf ball size hail fell across southern Forrest County. Golf ball sized hail was reported in the Paul B. Johnson state park. Nickel size hail was reported in the Carnes area.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 40.00K 0.00K
STANTON ADAMS CO. MS 03/31/2009 10:32 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
UNION CHURCH JEFFERSON CO. MS 03/31/2009 11:06 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BAXTERVILLE LAMAR CO. MS 03/31/2009 15:31 CST-6 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
ROCK HILL FORREST CO. MS 03/31/2009 15:59 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 40.00K 0.00K