National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce


Mitchell EF-0 Tornado (Bullock Co)
  April 6, 2016


Event Summary

NWS meteorologists surveyed damage to the southeast of Montgomery near the Mitchell Community and determined it was the result of a tornado.

The tornado touched down near Alabama Highway 110 and tracked eastward for approximately 3 miles before dissipating near County Road 7. Along the path, several trees were snapped and uprooted.

Estimated Maximum Wind:
75 mph
Damage Path Length:
3.03 miles
Maximum Path Width:
300 yards
Approximate Start Point/Time:
at 1118 pm
Approximate End Point/Time:
at 1123 pm



Reflectivity (left) and velocity (right) just after the tornado formed.
Images are from KMXX at 1119 pm.