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Holmes County Tornado

Event Summary

The tornado touched down near a farm on Huckleberry Road. It damaged the entire east facing half of a storage shelter and peeled off half of the sheet metal roof. This debris was thrown about 25 yards across Huckleberry Road into a field. As the tornado traveled to the north-northeast, it snapped a few hardwood and softwood trees and limbs. The tornado lifted just as it crossed County Road 68.

Estimated Maximum Wind:
85 mph
Damage Path Length:
1.8 miles
Maximum Path Width:
50 yards
Approximate Start Point/Time:

2 N Durant

Approximate End Point/Time:

4 N Durant   1:52am