Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Lightning
Report Source Newspaper
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2009-08-21 14:55:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 0N CHAUVIN
Begin Lat/Lon 29.43/-90.67
End Date 2009-08-21 14:55:00.0 CST-6
End Location 0N CHAUVIN
End Lat/Lon 29.43/-90.67
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 An approaching cold front and a strong upper air disturbance moving across the region resulted in the development of numeorus thunderstorms. A few of the storms were strong to severe.
Event Narrative A lightning strike caused a fire on a shrimp boat.


Event Map:

All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 27.00K 0.00K
SLIDELL ST. TAMMANY PAR. LA 08/21/2009 12:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
SLIDELL ST. TAMMANY PAR. LA 08/21/2009 12:45 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
CHAUVIN TERREBONNE PAR. LA 08/21/2009 14:55 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 27.00K 0.00K