Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event High Wind
Magnitude 52 kts.
State LOUISIANA
County/Area WEST CARROLL
WFO JAN
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2009-04-18 01:00:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2009-04-18 01:40:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 150.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative During the early morning hours of April 18th, another wake low wind event occurred across portions of the forecast area. This wind event swept across the northwest portion of the area from near Bastrop, LA to Greenwood, MS. Most of the wind gusts ranged between 40 and 50 mph, but a swath of stronger winds, between 50 and 60 mph, occurred in a smaller area generally from Bastrop, LA to Lake Providence to Rolling Fork, MS. Where the higher winds occurred, a greater number of trees were blown down along with power lines.
Event Narrative Strong easterly wind gusts, between 50 and 60 mph, developed across West Carroll Parish as a wake low evolved across the region. These high winds downed numerous trees and power lines. Some trees were down on homes with others across area roads.


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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 0 190.00K 0.00K
MOREHOUSE (ZONE) MOREHOUSE (ZONE) LA 04/18/2009 00:45 CST-6 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
WEST CARROLL (ZONE) WEST CARROLL (ZONE) LA 04/18/2009 01:00 CST-6 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 150.00K 0.00K
EAST CARROLL (ZONE) EAST CARROLL (ZONE) LA 04/18/2009 01:30 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
RICHLAND (ZONE) RICHLAND (ZONE) LA 04/18/2009 20:30 CST-6 Strong Wind 43 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 190.00K 0.00K