Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale F2
-- Length 2 Miles
-- Width 50 Yards
State LOUISIANA
County/Area LAFOURCHE
WFO LIX
Report Source LAW ENFORCEMENT
NCDC Data Source PDS
Begin Date 2005-04-06 11:12:00.0 CST
Begin Lat/Lon 29.10/-90.20
End Date 2005-04-06 11:18:00.0 CST
End Location 2NE PORT FOURCHON
End Lat/Lon 29.12/-90.18
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 2/0
Property Damage 250K
Crop Damage
Event Narrative A waterspout moved onshore as a multi vortex tornado in Port Fourchon resulting in damage to approximately 12 structures, including several port buildings and three businesses. A few buildings sustained significant damage. Two persons suffered minor injuries. Several hundred vehicles were damage either by flying debris, or with windows blown out. Approximately one mile of power lines were downed along Louisiana Highway 3090 which leads to Port Fourchon.


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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 2 250.00K 0.00K
PORT FOURCHON LAFOURCHE PAR. LA 04/06/2005 11:12 CST Tornado F2 0 2 250.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 2 250.00K 0.00K