Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF3
-- Length 10.34 Miles
-- Width 100 Yards
State TENNESSEE
County/Area LAWRENCE
WFO OHX
Begin Date 04/11/2008 11:05:00 CST-6
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth WNW
Begin Location GAITHERVILLE
Begin Lat/Lon 35.27/-87.4
End Date 04/11/2008 11:15:00 CST-6
End Range 5
End Azimuth ESE
End Location WEBBER CITY
End Lat/Lon 35.32/-87.23
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 1/0
Property Damage 3.00M
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative There were six confirmed tornadoes on April 11, 2008. Large hail and straight line winds were also reported.
Event Narrative Many homes had roof damage especially on Coffee McGee Rd. An outbuilding was damaged on Crawfish Rd. Trees and utility poles were down along U.S. Highway 64 or Waynesboro Highway. Trees were down in Mt. Ararat Cemetery. The worst damage was a downed TVA electrical transmission tower east of U.S. Highway 43 on Hagan Rd. Metal debris was flung up and got stuck about a hundred feet above the ground in an electrical transmission tower. Numerous trees were snapped and uprooted.

Newspaper article stated 56 homes had damage, with 12 homes being complete losses, and there were mainly mobile homes having comp;lete;

|There was one minor injury.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 1 5.435M 0.00K
WAVERLY HUMPHREYS CO. TN 04/11/2008 00:11 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CENTERVILLE HICKMAN CO. TN 04/11/2008 00:36 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WHITES CREEK DAVIDSON CO. TN 04/11/2008 01:35 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
HUSTBURG HUMPHREYS CO. TN 04/11/2008 09:08 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
CHARLOTTE DICKSON CO. TN 04/11/2008 09:54 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHARLOTTE DICKSON CO. TN 04/11/2008 09:55 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NASHVILLE DAVIDSON CO. TN 04/11/2008 09:55 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
DICKSON DICKSON CO. TN 04/11/2008 10:00 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 75.00K 0.00K
GAITHERVILLE LAWRENCE CO. TN 04/11/2008 11:05 CST-6 Tornado EF3 0 1 3.000M 0.00K
LIBERTY HILL GILES CO. TN 04/11/2008 11:20 CST-6 Tornado EF3 0 0 1.000M 0.00K
LEWISBURG MARSHALL CO. TN 04/11/2008 11:40 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
HARTSVILLE TROUSDALE CO. TN 04/11/2008 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Rain 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
LAFAYETTE MACON CO. TN 04/11/2008 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Rain 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
BELL BUCKLE BEDFORD CO. TN 04/11/2008 12:14 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHELBYVILLE BEDFORD CO. TN 04/11/2008 12:15 CST-6 Tornado EF2 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
BEECH GROVE COFFEE CO. TN 04/11/2008 12:30 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
MC MINNVILLE WARREN CO. TN 04/11/2008 12:42 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 1.100M 0.00K
ROCK IS WARREN CO. TN 04/11/2008 13:06 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ONWARD WHITE CO. TN 04/11/2008 13:20 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
TULLAHOMA COFFEE CO. TN 04/11/2008 13:25 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
MANCHESTER COFFEE CO. TN 04/11/2008 13:25 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MANCHESTER COFFEE CO. TN 04/11/2008 13:34 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CROSSVILLE CUMBERLAND CO. TN 04/11/2008 13:52 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
YAGER WARREN CO. TN 04/11/2008 14:22 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 1 5.435M 0.00K