Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale F1
-- Length 1 Miles
-- Width 15 Yards
State NORTH CAROLINA
County/Area COLUMBUS
WFO ILM
Report Source NWS STORM SURVEY
NCDC Data Source PDS
Begin Date 2006-04-17 16:05:00.0 EST
Begin Location 1N WHITEVILLE
Begin Lat/Lon 34.35/-78.7
End Date 2006-04-17 16:07:00.0 EST
End Location 1N WHITEVILLE
End Lat/Lon 34.35/-78.68333
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 10K
Crop Damage
Event Narrative A National Weather Service storm survey concluded an F1 tornado was on the ground for approximately two minutes and caused spotty damage along a roughly one mile path. Numerous pine trees were uprooted and snapped. The fallen trees downed power lines and damaged the roof of a mobile home.


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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 10.00K 0.00K
WHITEVILLE COLUMBUS CO. NC 04/17/2006 16:05 EST Tornado F1 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 10.00K 0.00K