Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 61 kts.
State TENNESSEE
County/Area MEIGS
WFO MRX
Begin Date 06/05/2011 15:46:00 EST-5
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth SE
Begin Location DECATUR
Begin Lat/Lon 35.5/-84.77
End Date 06/05/2011 15:50:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 15.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A boundary across the area triggered severe thunderstorms during the afternoon and evening hours. Most of the reports were for wind damage but hail as large as a quarter was also reported.
Event Narrative A trained spotter reported an estimated 70 mph (61 kt) wind gust on Highway 30 in the Old Georgetown area near Decatur. Many tree limbs downed by thunderstorm wind on the highway.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 203.00K 0.00K
PIKEVILLE BLEDSOE CO. TN 06/05/2011 14:40 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
BRITTSVILLE MEIGS CO. TN 06/05/2011 14:54 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
HOPEWELL BRADLEY CO. TN 06/05/2011 15:14 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLEVELAND BRADLEY CO. TN 06/05/2011 15:20 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BENTON POLK CO. TN 06/05/2011 15:30 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
BENTON POLK CO. TN 06/05/2011 15:45 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
DECATUR MEIGS CO. TN 06/05/2011 15:46 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
ATHENS MCMINN CO. TN 06/05/2011 16:14 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 40.00K 0.00K
CHATTANOOGA HAMILTON CO. TN 06/05/2011 16:30 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
MADISONVILLE MONROE CO. TN 06/05/2011 16:45 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
JONESBORO WASHINGTON CO. TN 06/05/2011 16:50 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
ERWIN UNICOI CO. TN 06/05/2011 17:50 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
TELLICO PLAINS MONROE CO. TN 06/05/2011 18:00 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
JOHNSON CITY WASHINGTON CO. TN 06/05/2011 18:25 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
JOHNSON CITY WASHINGTON CO. TN 06/05/2011 18:28 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 8.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 203.00K 0.00K