Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 56 kts.
State MISSISSIPPI
County/Area FORREST
WFO JAN
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2012-08-09 14:20:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 2SSE BONHOMIE
Begin Lat/Lon 31.25/-89.3
End Date 2012-08-09 14:30:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 20.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A strong upper level disturbance interacted with a very warm and humid air mass in place across the region allowing several severe thunderstorms to develop during the afternoon. Wind damage occurred as a result of these storms, in addition to damage as a result of lightning.
Event Narrative Trees were blown down at Elks Road and Homestead Road near the Dixie community, as well as on James Street. The roof of a mulit-purpose building was damaged in the area as well. A 64 mph wind gust was measured by the ASOS at the Hattiesburg Municipal Airport.


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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 0 179.10K 0.00K
MANTEE WEBSTER CO. MS 08/09/2012 05:20 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
MANTEE WEBSTER CO. MS 08/09/2012 05:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 43 kts. EG 0 0 0.10K 0.00K
CADARETTA WEBSTER CO. MS 08/09/2012 08:30 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHERWOOD CHOCTAW CO. MS 08/09/2012 09:00 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GRENADA GRENADA CO. MS 08/09/2012 09:15 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLEARY RANKIN CO. MS 08/09/2012 13:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
BONHOMIE FORREST CO. MS 08/09/2012 14:20 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. MG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
PRENTISS JEFFERSON DAVIS CO. MS 08/09/2012 14:20 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
PICKERING COVINGTON CO. MS 08/09/2012 14:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
(PIB)PINE BELT RGNL JONES CO. MS 08/09/2012 14:50 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
LAUREL JONES CO. MS 08/09/2012 14:55 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
ELLISVILLE JONES CO. MS 08/09/2012 15:00 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
LAUREL JONES CO. MS 08/09/2012 15:15 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OAK GROVE LAMAR CO. MS 08/09/2012 15:25 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
COLUMBIA MARION CO. MS 08/09/2012 15:42 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 179.10K 0.00K