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Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF2
-- Length 8.03 Miles
-- Width 100 Yards
State MISSISSIPPI
County/Area STONE
WFO MOB
Begin Date 12/25/2012 15:45:00 CST-6
Begin Range 10
Begin Azimuth W
Begin Location DEAN GRIFFIN MEM ARP
Begin Lat/Lon 30.84/-89.34
End Date 12/25/2012 15:50:00 CST-6
End Range 5
End Azimuth W
End Location BOND
End Lat/Lon 30.91/-89.23
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 powerful storm system moved out of the plains on|Christmas, producing numerous strong storms across southeast|Mississippi, southwest Alabama, and the western Florida panhandle|out ahead of a strong cold front and accompanying squall line. Multiple|tornadoes, some long track, were observed along the central gulf coast|region. A total of eight tornadoes were observed across the NWS Mobile |county warning area.
Event Narrative The tornado moved from northeast Pearl River county into|extreme northwest Stone county causing significant damage to a few|homes on Magnolia Road. It crossed Highway 26...snapping numerous pine|trees in the lake Tac-O-Leen campground. The tornado continued northeast|destroying a manufactured home on Will Lee road and heavily damaging|several frame houses. A manufactured home was also rolled into a frame|house. Emergency Management also reported trees down on Progress Road|before the tornado exited Stone County into Forrest County. This tornado|segment in Stone County is part of a 61 mile long track tornado that|went from central Pearl River County to western Greene County Mississippi.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
DEAN GRIFFIN MEM ARP STONE CO. MS 12/25/2012 15:45 CST-6 Tornado EF2 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JANICE PERRY CO. MS 12/25/2012 16:05 CST-6 Tornado EF2 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MC LAIN GREENE CO. MS 12/25/2012 16:32 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
AGRICOLA GEORGE CO. MS 12/25/2012 19:20 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 70 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 10.00K 0.00K