National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

March 2, 2012 Jefferson Davis County Tornado

Event Summary

The tornado began near the intersection of Mt. Carmel Road and East Granby Road, where a few large limbs were downed. The tornado continued east northeast, where it destroyed a mobile home's porch and also knocked another mobile home off of its piers. The tornado ended just past this location, where it snapped and uprooted a few hardwood and softwood trees.

Estimated Maximum Wind:
85 mph
Damage Path Length:
1/4 miles
Maximum Path Width:
50 yards
Approximate Start Point/Time:

4 NNE Carson
11:47 pm

Approximate End Point/Time:
4 NNE Carson
11:49 pm