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Hinds County EF-1 Tornado


Event Summary
This brief tornado touched down just south of MS Highway 467 southeast of Edwards near Cal-Maine Foods. Several hardwood trees were uprooted and softwood trees were snapped and uprooted. The tornado ended in a field north of Highway 467 near Military Road.

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Estimated Maximum Wind: 100 mph
Fatalities/Injuries: none
Damage Path Length: 1.91 miles
Maximum Path Width: 50 yards
Approximate Start Point/Time:

2 SE Edwards
9:33 pm

Approximate End Point/Time:

4 ESE Edwards
9:35 pm