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County Road 8 EF-0 Tornado (Bullock County)
  March 3, 2019


Event Summary

Estimated Maximum Wind:
65 mph
Damage Path Length:
0.42 miles
Maximum Path Width:
50 yards
Approximate Start Point/Time:
4 SSW Inverness
at 315 pm 
Approximate End Point/Time:
1 SW Lugo
at 315 pm 


NWS Meteorologists surveyed damage in southern Bullock County northeast of Perote and determined it was the result of a tornado.

A brief tornado touched down just west of County Road 27. It traveled east crossing County Road 27 and very briefly paralleled County Road 8 before lifting. Only tree damage was observed along the path with several trees snapped or uprooted.


Radar Image
Reflectivity (left) and velocity (right) of the tornado as it touched down.
Images are from KEOX at 315 pm.