Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event High Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State MISSISSIPPI
County/Area TUNICA
WFO MEG
Begin Date 01/29/2008 16:57:00 CST-6
End Date 01/29/2008 18:57:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 12.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A strong low pressure system moved over North Mississippi during the late afternoon and evening hours of January 29th, 2008. Very strong gradient winds with speeds up to 70 mph occurred over the area as a result numerous reports of damage occurred.
Event Narrative High winds blew a sign down at a casino. Numerous trees and power lines were knocked down across the county as well.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 274.00K 0.00K
DE SOTO (ZONE) DE SOTO (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 16:57 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 17.00K 0.00K
TUNICA (ZONE) TUNICA (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 16:57 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 12.00K 0.00K
COAHOMA (ZONE) COAHOMA (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 17:00 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
TATE (ZONE) TATE (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 17:10 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
QUITMAN (ZONE) QUITMAN (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 17:14 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
PANOLA (ZONE) PANOLA (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 17:26 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
MARSHALL (ZONE) MARSHALL (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 17:31 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
TALLAHATCHIE (ZONE) TALLAHATCHIE (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 17:40 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
BENTON (ZONE) BENTON (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 17:47 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
LAFAYETTE (ZONE) LAFAYETTE (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 18:03 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
TIPPAH (ZONE) TIPPAH (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 18:06 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
YALOBUSHA (ZONE) YALOBUSHA (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 18:07 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
UNION (ZONE) UNION (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 18:15 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
ALCORN (ZONE) ALCORN (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 18:30 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
PONTOTOC (ZONE) PONTOTOC (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 18:33 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
CALHOUN (ZONE) CALHOUN (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 18:35 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
PRENTISS (ZONE) PRENTISS (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 18:39 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
LEE (ZONE) LEE (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 18:53 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
TISHOMINGO (ZONE) TISHOMINGO (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 18:54 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
CHICKASAW (ZONE) CHICKASAW (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 19:03 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
ITAWAMBA (ZONE) ITAWAMBA (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 19:08 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
MONROE (ZONE) MONROE (ZONE) MS 01/29/2008 19:26 CST-6 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 274.00K 0.00K