Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Excessive Heat
State MISSISSIPPI
County/Area TUNICA
WFO MEG
Report Source Newspaper
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2007-08-05 11:00:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2007-08-25 18:00:00.0 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 A severe heat wave brought high temperatures near or above the 100 degree mark during most of the month of August. The unusually warm temperatures combined with high dew points produced heat index values of 105 degrees or greater during the heat wave. One fatality was reported across North Mississippi.
Event Narrative Hot and Humid weather settled over North Mississippi during most of August. High temperatures reached near or above the 100 degree mark during the month with heat index values reaching above the 105 degrees.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 1 0 0.00K 0.00K
QUITMAN (ZONE) QUITMAN (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MONROE (ZONE) MONROE (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAFAYETTE (ZONE) LAFAYETTE (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 1 0 0.00K 0.00K
CALHOUN (ZONE) CALHOUN (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BENTON (ZONE) BENTON (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
YALOBUSHA (ZONE) YALOBUSHA (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
UNION (ZONE) UNION (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ALCORN (ZONE) ALCORN (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MARSHALL (ZONE) MARSHALL (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LEE (ZONE) LEE (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PONTOTOC (ZONE) PONTOTOC (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PANOLA (ZONE) PANOLA (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ITAWAMBA (ZONE) ITAWAMBA (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DE SOTO (ZONE) DE SOTO (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COAHOMA (ZONE) COAHOMA (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PRENTISS (ZONE) PRENTISS (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TUNICA (ZONE) TUNICA (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TISHOMINGO (ZONE) TISHOMINGO (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TIPPAH (ZONE) TIPPAH (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TATE (ZONE) TATE (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TALLAHATCHIE (ZONE) TALLAHATCHIE (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHICKASAW (ZONE) CHICKASAW (ZONE) MS 08/05/2007 11:00 CST-6 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 1 0 0.00K 0.00K