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Snow And Hazardous Travel Expected From The Rockies To The Northern Plains And Upper Midwest

A storm system will track from the Rockies to the Great Lakes through Monday. The storm will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and hazardous travel conditions. Some of the snow will be heavy at times, with accumulations approaching one foot over northern Wisconsin and Minnesota. Conditions will improve Monday night into Tuesday. Read More >

Rienzi, MS EF-0 Tornado

  

Tornado Track Map:

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Survey Results:

 

...PRELIMINARY EF-0 TORNADO IN ALCORN COUNTY MISSISSIPPI...
* COUNTY: ALCORN
* LOCATION/TIME OF EVENT: RIENZI AT 250 PM ON APRIL 27 2011.
* BEGINNING POINT: 34.7709, -88.5147
* ENDING POINT: 34.7941, -88.4851
* RATING: EF-0
* ESTIMATED PEAK WIND: 65 MPH
* PATH LENGTH: 2.32 MILES
* MAXIMUM WIDTH: 50 YARDS
* FATALITIES: 0
* INJURIES: 0
* SUMMARY OF DAMAGES: MINOR DAMAGE TO A COUPLE HOUSES WITH TREES DOWN.

 

Radar Images:

Brief tornado in Rienzi, MS at 2:50 pm. Brief tornado in Rienzi, MS at 2:50 pm.