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Event Summary

An anomolous early autumn storm system brought severe weather to portions of the ArkLaMiss. Tornadoes, damaging winds and large hail occurred in the ArkLaMiss Delta during the evening hours on the 25th of September. The most significant damage occurred in Cleveland, MS where a tornado damaged portions of a subdivision as well as a Walmart and Sears. The line of storms tracked very slowly to the south and east, causing numerous trees to fall across the Delta as well as causing some flash flooding issues.


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Location Start/
End Time
Event Type Fatalities/
Path Length Path Width
Bolivar/Sunflower counties
6 NW Cleveland to 5 ESE Cleveland
EF-1 Tornado
100 mph
  11 miles 800 yards
Sunflower County
3 WSW Drew to 2.5 SSW Drew
8:29 pm-
8:34 pm
EF-1 Tornado
95 mph
  2.5 miles 200 yards
Chicot County
3.5 ENE Dermott
8:40pm Straight Line Winds
90 mph
  N/A N/A


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