Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State LOUISIANA
County/Area TENSAS
WFO JAN
Report Source Utility Company
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2012-05-31 13:19:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 2ENE HELENA
Begin Lat/Lon 31.88/-91.37
End Date 2012-05-31 13:19:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 25.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A mesoscale convective system (MCS) began impacting the delta region of Mississippi around mid day on the 30th moving southeast across the region through the afternoon and into the evening hours. Widespread wind damage occurred with this activity, along with a few reports of large hail. Flash flooding impacted a few areas as well. On the 31st, widespread showers and thunderstorms developed along and west of the Mississippi River moving east through the afternoon and into the evening hours. Once again, widespread wind damage occurred as this activity passed.
Event Narrative Power lines were blown down west southwest of St. Joseph. Over 2000 customers were without power.


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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 73.50K 0.00K
FT NECESSITY FRANKLIN PAR. LA 05/30/2012 15:35 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
LONGVIEW FRANKLIN PAR. LA 05/31/2012 10:37 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
SERENA CATAHOULA PAR. LA 05/31/2012 12:20 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
CONCORDIA JCT CONCORDIA PAR. LA 05/31/2012 12:55 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
HELENA TENSAS PAR. LA 05/31/2012 13:19 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
WINNSBORO MUNI ARPT FRANKLIN PAR. LA 05/31/2012 13:35 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 73.50K 0.00K