Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF0
-- Length 0.1 Miles
-- Width 25 Yards
Report Source NWS Storm Survey
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-11-16 03:35:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 1NNW PRESQUE ISLE
Begin Lat/Lon 29.5841/-90.6579
End Date 2011-11-16 03:36:00.0 CST-6
End Lat/Lon 29.5861/-90.6558
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 30.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Strong to locally severe thunderstorms developed as a strong upper level disturbance moved along a cold front during the early morning hours Several reports of tornadoes were received in southeast Louisiana.
Event Narrative Damage was confined to Lafayette Woods Boulevard and Piping Rock Drive. Large areas of shingles were removed off one home. An awning was thrown over a home. One boat was flipped. Multiple tree tops were snapped. A shed was blown out of a residential yard with debris sent into the Village East Elementary School grounds. Some debris was lifted 50 feet up into the trees. Three windows were blown out at the school. Track length was 100 yards and width was 25 yards. Damage rated at EF0.


Event Map:

Note: The tornado track is approximate based on the beginning (B) and ending (E) locations. The actual tornado path may differ from a straight line.

All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 102.00K 0.00K
GREENSBURG ST. HELENA PAR. LA 11/15/2011 21:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
LIVERPOOL ST. HELENA PAR. LA 11/16/2011 02:40 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
PRESQUE ISLE TERREBONNE PAR. LA 11/16/2011 03:35 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
MC CLANE CITY ST. TAMMANY PAR. LA 11/16/2011 06:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 102.00K 0.00K