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June 8, 2014 Troup County Tornado


Troup County near Lagrange:

In the early morning hours of Sunday, June 8, 2014, a squall line moved into western Georgia and produced a short lived EF1 tornado just west of Lagrange. The tornado touched down on Newton Road just east of West Point Lake at 159 AM EDT and traveled southeast, lifting about 2 miles north of Cannonville. Along its path it uprooted and snapped trees, one of those falling on 3 cars and crushing them. Other trees fell on a couple on houses causing damage. The tornado also destroyed a greenhouse and also caused shingle and siding damage on a couple of houses.

Damage Path - near Lagrange, GA
County Rating # of Injuries KMZ
Troup EF-1 0
Rating: EF-1
Peak Wind: 95 MPH
Path Length: 1.8 MILES
Path Width: 280 YARDS
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0
Start Date: June 8, 2014
Start Time: 1:59 AM EDT
Start Location: 3 SE Abbottsford
Start Lat/Lon: 33.0113/-85.1496
End Date: June 8, 2014
End Time: 203 AM EDT
End Location: 2 NNW Cannonville
End Lat/Lon: 32.9988/-85.1223



Tree on house near Lagrange Tree uprooted near Lagrange

One of the three cars this tree fell on Greenhouse destroyed