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Fire Weather in the West; Strong to Severe Storms in Southern Mid-Atlantic; Tropics off Florida and Southeast

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through the upcoming weekend, as Red Flag Warnings and Fire Weather Watches are in effect. Meanwhile, strong to severe storms w/ damaging winds and heavy rain likely in North Carolina and southern Virginia. Finally, the National Hurricane Center is monitoring a broad area of low pressure in the Bahamas for development. Read More >

Counce, TN EF-2 Tornado

 

Tornado Track Map:

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Survey Results:

 

...PRELIMINARY EF-2 TORNADO IN HARDIN COUNTY TENNESSEE...
* COUNTY: HARDIN
* LOCATION/TIME OF EVENT: COUNCE AT 510 PM ON APRIL 27 2011.
* BEGINNING POINT: 35.0248, -88.2735
* ENDING POINT: 35.0368, -88.2072
* RATING: EF-2
* ESTIMATED PEAK WIND: 125 MPH
* PATH LENGTH: 3.85 MILES
* MAXIMUM WIDTH: 200 YARDS
* FATALITIES: 0
* INJURIES: 2 MINOR
* SUMMARY OF DAMAGES: HARDWARE STORE DESTROYED. NUMBER OF HOMES DAMAGED.

 

Radar Images:

Tornado in Counce, TN at 5:10 pm. Tornado in Counce, TN at 5:10 pm.