Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Lightning
State MISSISSIPPI
County/Area RANKIN
WFO JAN
Report Source Fire Department/Rescue
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-08-05 15:25:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 1S LUCKNEY
Begin Lat/Lon 32.34/-90.07
End Date 2011-08-05 15:25:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 1.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A hot humid air mass led to a few strong to severe storms that moved over portions of central Mississippi during the late afternoon and early evening hours of August fourth, fifth and early in the evening of the sixth. These storms produced thunderstorm wind damage, as well as minor damage from outflow winds. A lightning strike was reported at Dogwood Festival in Flowood, MS on the fifth. No significant injuries were reported. An indirect fatality occurred in Webster County around 545 am on the fifth when a car collided with a fallen tree on the Natchez Trace Parkway just north of Highway 82.
Event Narrative Lightning struck near a restaurant at Dogwood Festival in Flowood. Three people were shaken up, but no one sustained significant injuries.


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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 0 150.00K 0.00K
CALEDONIA LOWNDES CO. MS 08/04/2011 15:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
EUPORA WEBSTER CO. MS 08/04/2011 18:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
CHESTER CHOCTAW CO. MS 08/04/2011 18:25 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
FORESTDALE NESHOBA CO. MS 08/04/2011 18:55 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 43 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
DIXON NESHOBA CO. MS 08/04/2011 19:10 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 43 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
HEIDELBERG JASPER CO. MS 08/04/2011 19:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 39 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
LUCKNEY RANKIN CO. MS 08/05/2011 15:25 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
WELLS LOWNDES CO. MS 08/05/2011 15:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 43 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
PULASKI SCOTT CO. MS 08/06/2011 17:08 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 39 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
CLINTON HINDS CO. MS 08/06/2011 17:53 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 150.00K 0.00K