Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State LOUISIANA
County/Area VERNON
WFO LCH
Begin Date 07/20/2012 20:05:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth NW
Begin Location PITKIN
Begin Lat/Lon 30.94/-92.94
End Date 07/20/2012 20:05:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 2.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A microburst affects one location and then lines of severe storms affect Southwest Louisiana two days in a row during late July. A pair of hot and humid days both gave way to lines of thunderstorms late in the day. The storms produced many reports of down trees, down power lines, and a pair of tornadoes.
Event Narrative The Veron Parish Sheriffs department reported several trees down from a passing line of thunderstorms.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 4 0 1.017M 0.00K
MORGAN CITY ST. MARY PAR. LA 07/19/2012 17:45 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
ABBEVILLE VERMILION PAR. LA 07/19/2012 22:50 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
LYDIA IBERIA PAR. LA 07/20/2012 15:57 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WEIL RAPIDES PAR. LA 07/20/2012 18:20 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OAKDALE ALLEN PAR. LA 07/20/2012 19:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
PITKIN VERNON PAR. LA 07/20/2012 20:05 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
CHENNAULT INDUS AIRP CALCASIEU PAR. LA 07/20/2012 20:24 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
HOLMWOOD CALCASIEU PAR. LA 07/20/2012 20:25 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
HOLMWOOD CALCASIEU PAR. LA 07/20/2012 20:25 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
LAKE CHARLES LAKE CALCASIEU PAR. LA 07/20/2012 20:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 2 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAKE CHARLES LAKE CALCASIEU PAR. LA 07/20/2012 20:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 900.00K 0.00K
LAKE CHARLES LAKE CALCASIEU PAR. LA 07/20/2012 20:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 2 0 0.00K 0.00K
RAYNE ACADIA PAR. LA 07/20/2012 20:36 CST-6 Heavy Rain 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAKE CHARLES CALCASIEU PAR. LA 07/20/2012 20:38 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 63 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAKE CHARLES MUNI AR CALCASIEU PAR. LA 07/20/2012 20:55 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GRAND CHENIER CAMERON PAR. LA 07/20/2012 21:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
LAKE CHARLES CALCASIEU PAR. LA 07/21/2012 13:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
LAKE CHARLES MUNI AR CALCASIEU PAR. LA 07/21/2012 13:55 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 54 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CALCASIEU LAKE NORTH CAMERON PAR. LA 07/21/2012 14:20 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CALCASIEU LAKE SOUTH CAMERON PAR. LA 07/21/2012 14:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OPELOUSAS ST. LANDRY PAR. LA 07/21/2012 16:00 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
Totals: 4 0 1.017M 0.00K