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Western Leake County Tornado

Western Leake County Tornado

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Event Summary

Wide but brief tornado that produced some significant roof damage to two homes although most other damage limited to trees.

Estimated Maximum Wind:
95 mph
Damage Path Length:
1/2 mile
Maximum Path Width:
525 yards
Approximate Start Point/Time:
10 W Carthage
12:11 am
Approximate End Point/Time:
9.5 W Carthage
12:12 am