Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 55 kts.
State MISSISSIPPI
County/Area RANKIN
WFO JAN
Report Source Public
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-08-18 12:27:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 3SW BARNETT RES WEST
Begin Lat/Lon 32.39/-90.06
End Date 2011-08-18 12:27:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 35.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A hot humid air mass, combined with daytime heating, allowed a few strong to severe thunderstorms to develop and move south across portions of central Mississippi during the afternoon hours of August eighteenth. Extensive damage occurred in southern Madison and central Rankin Counties around northern and eastern portions of the Jackson metro area.
Event Narrative Measured at the Ross Barnett Reservoir tower. An NWS employee reported that a power pole was broken, power poles were leaning and and a nearby tree was snapped.


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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 0 160.00K 0.00K
MADISON CAMPBELL ARP MADISON CO. MS 08/18/2011 12:23 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 75.00K 0.00K
BARNETT RES WEST RANKIN CO. MS 08/18/2011 12:27 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. MG 0 0 35.00K 0.00K
LANGFORD RANKIN CO. MS 08/18/2011 12:31 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
VALUE RANKIN CO. MS 08/18/2011 12:44 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. MG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
CRYSTAL SPGS COPIAH CO. MS 08/18/2011 13:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
EVERETT SIMPSON CO. MS 08/18/2011 13:44 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 53 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
BARLOW COPIAH CO. MS 08/18/2011 14:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
CARSON JEFFERSON DAVIS CO. MS 08/18/2011 14:49 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
KOKOMO MARION CO. MS 08/18/2011 15:25 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
COLUMBIA MARION ARPT MARION CO. MS 08/18/2011 15:27 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 160.00K 0.00K