Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF3
-- Length 14 Miles
-- Width 200 Yards
County/Area HOWELL
Report Source NWS Storm Survey
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2007-03-01 06:25:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 1SW CAULFIELD
Begin Lat/Lon 36.6098/-92.1327
End Date 2007-03-01 06:43:00.0 CST-6
End Location 3SW (H63)WEST PLAINS
End Lat/Lon 36.6993/-91.8683
Deaths Direct/Indirect 1/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 750.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Several severe thunderstorms impacted southern Missouri during the morning hours of March 1st. A classic supercell moved from northern Arkansas and into Ozark and Howell counties. This storm produced an EF-3 tornado that touched down southwest of Caulfield, Missouri, and tracked to areas southwest of West Plains, Missouri. One fatality occurred from this storm as the tornado ripped through a mobile home in rural Howell County.
Event Narrative This is an extension of the Ozark County tornado. A National Weather Service storm survey revealed that a large tornado ripped through rural sections of southwest Howell County, Missouri. The community of Caulfield experienced a direct hit. Numerous farms and structures were damaged or destroyed. One fatality occurred as the tornado ripped through a mobile home northeast of Caulfield. Four other injuries occurred in the same mobile home. The tornado lifted approximately one mile southwest of the West Plains city limits.

Event Fatality Details

Type Age Gender Fatality Location
Death (Direct) 7 Female Mobile/Trailer Home


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 1 0 760.00K 0.00K
BAKERSFIELD OZARK CO. MO 03/01/2007 06:24 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
CAULFIELD HOWELL CO. MO 03/01/2007 06:25 CST-6 Tornado EF3 1 0 750.00K 0.00K
Totals: 1 0 760.00K 0.00K