Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Drought
State TENNESSEE
County/Area OBION
WFO MEG
Report Source Other Federal
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2007-08-01 23:00:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2007-08-31 22:59:00.0 CST-6
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 Below normal rainfall during the month of August, re-intensified from severe drought(D2) conditions over much of West Tennessee to extreme drought conditions(D3). In addition, locations near the Tennessee River, the drought conditions re-intensified from an extreme(D3) to exceptional(D4).
Event Narrative A severe drought(D2)re-intensified to an extreme drought(D3) over much of West Tennessee during August. For areas near the Tennessee River, the drought re-intensified from extreme(D3) to exceptional(D4). Rainfall amounts for August ranged from a quarter of an inch to about 2 inches below normal, which brought the yearly deficit to around 16 to 20 inches below normal. The drought impacted agricultural and hydrological interests. Burn bans were also put into effect across West Tennessee.


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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 0.00K 0.00K
HAYWOOD (ZONE) HAYWOOD (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HARDIN (ZONE) HARDIN (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MADISON (ZONE) MADISON (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAUDERDALE (ZONE) LAUDERDALE (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HARDEMAN (ZONE) HARDEMAN (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TIPTON (ZONE) TIPTON (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHELBY (ZONE) SHELBY (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GIBSON (ZONE) GIBSON (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FAYETTE (ZONE) FAYETTE (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHESTER (ZONE) CHESTER (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CARROLL (ZONE) CARROLL (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DYER (ZONE) DYER (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DECATUR (ZONE) DECATUR (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CROCKETT (ZONE) CROCKETT (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WEAKLEY (ZONE) WEAKLEY (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OBION (ZONE) OBION (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAKE (ZONE) LAKE (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HENRY (ZONE) HENRY (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HENDERSON (ZONE) HENDERSON (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MCNAIRY (ZONE) MCNAIRY (ZONE) TN 08/01/2007 23:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K