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Event Details

Event Excessive Heat
State TENNESSEE
County/Area OBION
WFO MEG
Report Source Official NWS Observations
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-08-03 11:00:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2011-08-03 19:00:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A strong upper ridge of high pressure moved over the Mid-South during the beginning of August. As a result...very hot temperatures with readings near 100 degrees combined with humid conditions to produce dangerous heat indices between 110 to 120 degrees. Three deaths occurred as a result.
Event Narrative Heat indices reached between 110 and 120 degrees.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 3 0 0.00K 0.00K
CROCKETT (ZONE) CROCKETT (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GIBSON (ZONE) GIBSON (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DECATUR (ZONE) DECATUR (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HENDERSON (ZONE) HENDERSON (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MADISON (ZONE) MADISON (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HAYWOOD (ZONE) HAYWOOD (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HENRY (ZONE) HENRY (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WEAKLEY (ZONE) WEAKLEY (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TIPTON (ZONE) TIPTON (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OBION (ZONE) OBION (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAKE (ZONE) LAKE (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CARROLL (ZONE) CARROLL (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FAYETTE (ZONE) FAYETTE (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HARDEMAN (ZONE) HARDEMAN (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MCNAIRY (ZONE) MCNAIRY (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHELBY (ZONE) SHELBY (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 1 0 0.00K 0.00K
HARDIN (ZONE) HARDIN (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHESTER (ZONE) CHESTER (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAUDERDALE (ZONE) LAUDERDALE (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DYER (ZONE) DYER (ZONE) TN 08/03/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHELBY (ZONE) SHELBY (ZONE) TN 08/07/2011 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 2 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 3 0 0.00K 0.00K