Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale F1
-- Length 1 Miles
-- Width 200 Yards
State MISSISSIPPI
County/Area PANOLA
WFO MEG
Report Source NWS STORM SURVEY
NCDC Data Source PDS
Begin Date 2006-03-09 13:00:00.0 CST
Begin Location 1SW SARDIS
Begin Lat/Lon 34.42/-89.93
End Date 2006-03-09 13:05:00.0 CST
End Location 1S SARDIS
End Lat/Lon 34.43/-89.92
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 500K
Crop Damage
Event Narrative The tornado touched down near downtown Sardis and moved northeast. Five homes were totally destroyed. Several businesses and fifteen other homes were damaged. Many trees and power lines were knocked down.


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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 0 900.05K 0.00K
COAHOMA (ZONE) COAHOMA (ZONE) MS 03/09/2006 10:40 CST Strong Wind 45 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
CLARKSDALE COAHOMA CO. MS 03/09/2006 12:20 CST Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
TUNICA TUNICA CO. MS 03/09/2006 12:35 CST Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
CHARLESTON TALLAHATCHIE CO. MS 03/09/2006 12:45 CST Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
CROWDER QUITMAN CO. MS 03/09/2006 12:45 CST Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
SARDIS PANOLA CO. MS 03/09/2006 13:00 CST Tornado F1 0 0 500.00K 0.00K
OXFORD LAFAYETTE CO. MS 03/09/2006 13:18 CST Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 150.00K 0.00K
RIPLEY TIPPAH CO. MS 03/09/2006 14:00 CST Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
NEW ALBANY UNION CO. MS 03/09/2006 14:10 CST Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
CORINTH ALCORN CO. MS 03/09/2006 14:20 CST Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
RIPLEY TIPPAH CO. MS 03/09/2006 14:20 CST Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 60.00K 0.00K
CORINTH ALCORN CO. MS 03/09/2006 14:28 CST Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.05K 0.00K
BRAZIL TALLAHATCHIE CO. MS 03/09/2006 14:30 CST Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
SALTILLO LEE CO. MS 03/09/2006 14:30 CST Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
ABERDEEN MONROE CO. MS 03/09/2006 14:40 CST Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 900.05K 0.00K