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04/25/2015 0217 am

6 miles NNW of Lena, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Debris in Road on MS Hwy 25 at MS Hwy 13. Possible
            tornado




04/25/2015 0217 am

5 miles NW of Lena, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF1 tornado with maximum winds
            of 105mph... maximum width of 300yds and path length of
            2.5 miles. This tornado started just west of Highway 25,
            snapping several trees. After crossing Highway 25, the
            tornado strengthened and widened, snapping and uprooting
            dozens of trees as it crossed Highway 13 and old Highway
            13. The tornado then crossed into the bottomland along
            the Pearl River where it appears to have dissipated.




04/25/2015 0220 am

8 miles SW of Carthage, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF0 tornado with maximum winds
            of 75mph... maximum width of 50yds and path length of 0.9
            miles. Several trees were snapped and uprooted in a
            narrow path that crossed State Highway 25.




04/25/2015 0225 am

Walnut Grove, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Numerous trees down across Highway 35 just north of
            Walnut Grove




04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles SSE of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Tree downed across MS Hwy 35 near Twin City




04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles S of Carthage, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF1 tornado with Max winds of
            110mph... Max width of 500yds and path length of 3.5
            miles. The tornado started just west of Hwy 35, snapping
            several trees and caused shingle damage to a couple of
            homes and flipped a trampoline. After crossing Hwy 35, it
            intensified and caused extensive tree damage and damaged
            another roof. It reached the maximum width and intensity
            along Hwy 488, snapping and uprooting trees and damaging
            two homes. It dissipated shortly after Freeny Road




04/25/2015 0230 am

4 miles se of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Trees downed along MS Hwy 488. Possible tornado.




04/25/2015 0217 am

5 miles NW of Lena, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF1 tornado with maximum winds
            of 105mph... maximum width of 300yds and path length of
            2.5 miles. This tornado started just west of Highway 25,
            snapping several trees. After crossing Highway 25, the
            tornado strengthened and widened, snapping and uprooting
            dozens of trees as it crossed Highway 13 and old Highway
            13. The tornado then crossed into the bottomland along
            the Pearl River where it appears to have dissipated.





04/25/2015 0217 am

6 miles NNW of Lena, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Debris in Road on MS Hwy 25 at MS Hwy 13. Possible
            tornado




04/25/2015 0217 am

5 miles NW of Lena, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF1 tornado with maximum winds
            of 105mph... maximum width of 300yds and path length of
            2.5 miles. This tornado started just west of Highway 25,
            snapping several trees. After crossing Highway 25, the
            tornado strengthened and widened, snapping and uprooting
            dozens of trees as it crossed Highway 13 and old Highway
            13. The tornado then crossed into the bottomland along
            the Pearl River where it appears to have dissipated.




04/25/2015 0220 am

8 miles SW of Carthage, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF0 tornado with maximum winds
            of 75mph... maximum width of 50yds and path length of 0.9
            miles. Several trees were snapped and uprooted in a
            narrow path that crossed State Highway 25.




04/25/2015 0225 am

Walnut Grove, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Numerous trees down across Highway 35 just north of
            Walnut Grove




04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles SSE of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Tree downed across MS Hwy 35 near Twin City




04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles S of Carthage, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF1 tornado with Max winds of
            110mph... Max width of 500yds and path length of 3.5
            miles. The tornado started just west of Hwy 35, snapping
            several trees and caused shingle damage to a couple of
            homes and flipped a trampoline. After crossing Hwy 35, it
            intensified and caused extensive tree damage and damaged
            another roof. It reached the maximum width and intensity
            along Hwy 488, snapping and uprooting trees and damaging
            two homes. It dissipated shortly after Freeny Road




04/25/2015 0230 am

4 miles se of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Trees downed along MS Hwy 488. Possible tornado.




04/25/2015 0217 am

6 miles NNW of Lena, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Debris in Road on MS Hwy 25 at MS Hwy 13. Possible
            tornado




04/25/2015 0217 am

5 miles NW of Lena, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF1 tornado with maximum winds
            of 105mph... maximum width of 300yds and path length of
            2.5 miles. This tornado started just west of Highway 25,
            snapping several trees. After crossing Highway 25, the
            tornado strengthened and widened, snapping and uprooting
            dozens of trees as it crossed Highway 13 and old Highway
            13. The tornado then crossed into the bottomland along
            the Pearl River where it appears to have dissipated.




04/25/2015 0220 am

8 miles SW of Carthage, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF0 tornado with maximum winds
            of 75mph... maximum width of 50yds and path length of 0.9
            miles. Several trees were snapped and uprooted in a
            narrow path that crossed State Highway 25.




04/25/2015 0225 am

Walnut Grove, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Numerous trees down across Highway 35 just north of
            Walnut Grove




04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles SSE of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Tree downed across MS Hwy 35 near Twin City




04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles S of Carthage, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF1 tornado with Max winds of
            110mph... Max width of 500yds and path length of 3.5
            miles. The tornado started just west of Hwy 35, snapping
            several trees and caused shingle damage to a couple of
            homes and flipped a trampoline. After crossing Hwy 35, it
            intensified and caused extensive tree damage and damaged
            another roof. It reached the maximum width and intensity
            along Hwy 488, snapping and uprooting trees and damaging
            two homes. It dissipated shortly after Freeny Road




04/25/2015 0230 am

4 miles se of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Trees downed along MS Hwy 488. Possible tornado.




04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles S of Carthage, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF1 tornado with Max winds of
            110mph... Max width of 500yds and path length of 3.5
            miles. The tornado started just west of Hwy 35, snapping
            several trees and caused shingle damage to a couple of
            homes and flipped a trampoline. After crossing Hwy 35, it
            intensified and caused extensive tree damage and damaged
            another roof. It reached the maximum width and intensity
            along Hwy 488, snapping and uprooting trees and damaging
            two homes. It dissipated shortly after Freeny Road





04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles S of Carthage, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF1 tornado with Max winds of
            110mph... Max width of 500yds and path length of 3.5
            miles. The tornado started just west of Hwy 35, snapping
            several trees and caused shingle damage to a couple of
            homes and flipped a trampoline. After crossing Hwy 35, it
            intensified and caused extensive tree damage and damaged
            another roof. It reached the maximum width and intensity
            along Hwy 488, snapping and uprooting trees and damaging
            two homes. It dissipated shortly after Freeny Road





04/25/2015 0220 am

8 miles SW of Carthage, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF0 tornado with maximum winds
            of 75mph... maximum width of 50yds and path length of 0.9
            miles. Several trees were snapped and uprooted in a
            narrow path that crossed State Highway 25.





04/25/2015 0217 am

5 miles NW of Lena, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF1 tornado with maximum winds
            of 105mph... maximum width of 300yds and path length of
            2.5 miles. This tornado started just west of Highway 25,
            snapping several trees. After crossing Highway 25, the
            tornado strengthened and widened, snapping and uprooting
            dozens of trees as it crossed Highway 13 and old Highway
            13. The tornado then crossed into the bottomland along
            the Pearl River where it appears to have dissipated.





04/25/2015 0220 am

8 miles SW of Carthage, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF0 tornado with maximum winds
            of 75mph... maximum width of 50yds and path length of 0.9
            miles. Several trees were snapped and uprooted in a
            narrow path that crossed State Highway 25.





04/25/2015 0217 am

5 miles NW of Lena, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF1 tornado with maximum winds
            of 105mph... maximum width of 300yds and path length of
            2.5 miles. This tornado started just west of Highway 25,
            snapping several trees. After crossing Highway 25, the
            tornado strengthened and widened, snapping and uprooting
            dozens of trees as it crossed Highway 13 and old Highway
            13. The tornado then crossed into the bottomland along
            the Pearl River where it appears to have dissipated.





04/25/2015 0217 am

5 miles NW of Lena, Leake County.

Tornado, reported by NWS storm survey.


            NWS damage survey found an EF1 tornado with maximum winds
            of 105mph... maximum width of 300yds and path length of
            2.5 miles. This tornado started just west of Highway 25,
            snapping several trees. After crossing Highway 25, the
            tornado strengthened and widened, snapping and uprooting
            dozens of trees as it crossed Highway 13 and old Highway
            13. The tornado then crossed into the bottomland along
            the Pearl River where it appears to have dissipated.





04/25/2015 0217 am

6 miles NNW of Lena, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Debris in Road on MS Hwy 25 at MS Hwy 13. Possible
            tornado




04/25/2015 0225 am

Walnut Grove, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Numerous trees down across Highway 35 just north of
            Walnut Grove




04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles SSE of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Tree downed across MS Hwy 35 near Twin City




04/25/2015 0230 am

4 miles se of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Trees downed along MS Hwy 488. Possible tornado.




04/25/2015 0217 am

6 miles NNW of Lena, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Debris in Road on MS Hwy 25 at MS Hwy 13. Possible
            tornado




04/25/2015 0225 am

Walnut Grove, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Numerous trees down across Highway 35 just north of
            Walnut Grove




04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles SSE of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Tree downed across MS Hwy 35 near Twin City




04/25/2015 0230 am

4 miles se of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Trees downed along MS Hwy 488. Possible tornado.




04/25/2015 0217 am

6 miles NNW of Lena, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Debris in Road on MS Hwy 25 at MS Hwy 13. Possible
            tornado




04/25/2015 0225 am

Walnut Grove, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Numerous trees down across Highway 35 just north of
            Walnut Grove




04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles SSE of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Tree downed across MS Hwy 35 near Twin City




04/25/2015 0230 am

4 miles se of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Trees downed along MS Hwy 488. Possible tornado.




04/25/2015 0217 am

6 miles NNW of Lena, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Debris in Road on MS Hwy 25 at MS Hwy 13. Possible
            tornado




04/25/2015 0225 am

Walnut Grove, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Numerous trees down across Highway 35 just north of
            Walnut Grove




04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles SSE of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Tree downed across MS Hwy 35 near Twin City




04/25/2015 0230 am

4 miles se of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Trees downed along MS Hwy 488. Possible tornado.




04/25/2015 0225 am

Walnut Grove, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Numerous trees down across Highway 35 just north of
            Walnut Grove





04/25/2015 0230 am

4 miles se of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Trees downed along MS Hwy 488. Possible tornado.





04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles SSE of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Tree downed across MS Hwy 35 near Twin City





04/25/2015 0230 am

4 miles se of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Trees downed along MS Hwy 488. Possible tornado.





04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles SSE of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Tree downed across MS Hwy 35 near Twin City





04/25/2015 0225 am

Walnut Grove, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Numerous trees down across Highway 35 just north of
            Walnut Grove





04/25/2015 0225 am

Walnut Grove, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Numerous trees down across Highway 35 just north of
            Walnut Grove





04/25/2015 0230 am

4 miles se of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Trees downed along MS Hwy 488. Possible tornado.





04/25/2015 0230 am

4 miles se of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Trees downed along MS Hwy 488. Possible tornado.





04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles SSE of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Tree downed across MS Hwy 35 near Twin City





04/25/2015 0228 am

4 miles SSE of Carthage, Leake County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Tree downed across MS Hwy 35 near Twin City



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 4:45 PM CDT on April 26, 2015


... NWS damage surveys for 4/25/15 tornado event...

.Madison County Mississippi tornado...
Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 95 mph
path length /statute/: 1.7 miles
path width /maximum/: 75 yards
fatalities: 0 injuries: 0

Start date: Apr 25 2015
start time: 1:58 am CDT
start location: 4.7 E Canton
start lat/lon: 32.6094/-89.9543

End date: Apr 25 2015
end time: 1:59 am CDT
end location: 6.0 E Canton
end lat/lon: 32.6257/-89.9334

Survey summary: this tornado snapped and uprooted a number of trees
along a narrow path crossing Moss, Robinson and Sharon roads east of
Canton.

.Leake County Mississippi tornado #1...
Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 105 mph
path length /statute/: 2.5 miles
path width /maximum/: 300 yards
fatalities: 0 injuries: 0

Start date: Apr 25 2015
start time: 2:17 am CDT
start location: 5.2 NW Lena
start lat/lon: 32.6496/-89.6589

End date: Apr 25 2015
end time: 2:21 am CDT
end location: 5.4 NNW Lena
end lat/lon: 32.6682/-89.6221

Survey summary: this tornado started just west of Highway 25,
snapping several trees. After crossing Highway 25, the tornado
strengthened and widened, snapping and uprooting dozens of trees as
it crossed Highway 13 and old Highway 13. The tornado then crossed
into the bottomland along the Pearl River where it appears to have
dissipated.

.Leake County Mississippi tornado #2...
Rating: EF-0
estimated peak wind: 75 mph
path length /statute/: 0.9 miles
path width /maximum/: 50 yards
fatalities: 0 injuries: 0

Start date: Apr 25 2015
start time: 2:20 am CDT
start location: 7.1 SW Carthage
start lat/lon: 32.6807/-89.6408

End date: Apr 25 2015
end time: 2:21 am CDT
end location: 6.3 SW Carthage
end lat/lon: 32.6907/-89.6312

Survey summary: several trees snapped and uprooted in a narrow
path that crossed State Highway 25.

.Leake County Mississippi tornado #3...
Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 3.5 miles
path width /maximum/: 500 yards
fatalities: 0 injuries: 0

Start date: Apr 25 2015
start time: 2:28 am CDT
start location: 3.3 S Carthage
start lat/lon: 32.6904/-89.5277

End date: Apr 25 2015
end time: 2:32 am CDT
end location: 4.2 se Carthage
end lat/lon: 32.7059/-89.4726

Survey summary: this tornado started just west of Highway 35,
snapping several trees in a residential area where it also
caused shingle damage to a couple of homes and flipped a
trampoline. After crossing Highway 35, it intensified a bit and
began causing more extensive tree damage and damaged another roof.
As the tornado passed east-northeast along Highway 488 it reached
the maximum width and intensity, snapping and uprooting dozens of
trees and damaging two homes. The tornado dissipated shortly after
passing Freeny Road.

.Neshoba County Mississippi tornado...
Rating: EF-1 estimated
peak wind: 105 mph
path length /statute/: 6.6 miles
path width /maximum/: 500 yards
fatalities: 0 injuries: 0

Start date: Apr 25 2015
start time: 2:51 am CDT
start location: 2.0 northeast of Neshoba
start lat/lon: 32.6488/-89.1155

end date: Apr 25 2015
end time: 2:58 am CDT
end location: 2.0 northeast of Bethsaida
end lat/lon: 32.6945/-89.0175

Survey summary: tornado began near the intersection of CR 248/CR 347
and tracked ENE through the Beatline community crossing MS Highway
19 at Bethsaida and ended along CR 450. The roof of a Chicken house
was damaged and a shed was destroyed. A Mobile home was destroyed by
fallen trees. Several trees were snapped or uprooted.

.Kemper County Mississippi tornado...
Rating: EF-0
estimated peak wind: 75 mph
path length /statute/: 0.9 miles
path width /maximum/: 50 yards
fatalities: 0 injuries: 0

Start date: Apr 25 2015
start time: 3:10 am CDT
start location: 4.0 southwest of Bluff Springs
start lat/lon: 32.7395/-88.8574

end date: Apr 25 2015
end time: 3:11 am CDT
end location: 3.0 south southwest of Bluff Springs
end lat/lon: 32.7433/-88.8429

Survey summary: this tornado began along Little-Rock Rd, causing a narrow
path of Pine Tree tops and limbs snapped. Tin was peeled back from a Hay
barn and thrown. The tornado dissipated shortly after crossing MS Hwy 495.


Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes into
the following categories.

EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph
EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph
EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph
EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph
EF4... violent... 166 to 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note: the information in this statement is preliminary and subject
to change pending final review of the events and publication in NWS
storm data.


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