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Heavy Rain and Isolated Severe Thunderstorms in the South

Excessive rainfall will continue to bring localized flash, urban, and small stream flooding, along with new and renewed river rises over the northern Gulf Coast into this afternoon. Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible today across parts of southeast Alabama, southern Georgia and portions of north and northeast Florida. Read More >

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Tornadoes by Month
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Total
0 0 4 15 59 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 78
 
Tornadoes by Intensity
F? F0 F1 F2 F3 F4 F5 Total
0 39 28 8 2 1 0 78
 
Tornado
Number
Date Time
(CST)
Length
of Path
(miles)
Width
of Path
(yards)
F-Scale Killed Injured County Location
1 03/17/2003 1457-1503 1.5 100 F1 0 0 Kiowa 4 ESE - 4.5 E Hobart
2 03/17/2003 1505-1517 3 300 F1 0 0 Kiowa (1.25 SSW - 1 E - 1 N Komalty) 5 E - 6 NE Hobart
3 03/17/2003 1517 0.1 25 F0 0 0 Kiowa 7 SE Mountain View
4 03/17/2003 1803 0.1 10 F0 0 0 Comanche near Pumpkin Center
5 04/15/2003 1700-1712 10 440 F1 0 0 Roger Mills 7 S Reydon - 5 W Cheyenne
6 04/15/2003 1741-1743 0.5 50 F0 0 0 Roger Mills 8.5 NE - 9 NE Strong City
7 04/15/2003 1748 0.1 50 F1 0 0 Roger Mills 5 W Angora
8 04/15/2003 1755-1758 1.5 200 F1 0 1 Beckham 2 SSW - 0.5 SSE Sweetwater
9 04/15/2003 1823-1836 10 350 F2 0 0 Hardeman TX/ Jackson OK/ Harmon OK 2 N Williams TX - 9.5 S Gould OK [F1 in Oklahoma]
10 04/15/2003 1853-1859 4 50 F1 0 0 Jackson 1.5 S - 3 NE Duke
11 04/15/2003 2241-2245 3 70 F1 0 0 Oklahoma 3.7 SSW - 2 SSE Choctaw (near Shirley Lane and SE 19th St. - ~0.3 NNE of Indian Meridian Road and Reno Ave)
12 04/15/2003 2256-2300 4 100 F1 0 0 Lincoln 8 S - 6 SSE Wellston
13 04/19/2003 1455-1500 2 50 F0 0 0 Creek 8 W - 6 W Tuskegee
14 04/19/2003 1540 0.2 80 F0 0 0 Alfalfa 7 NNW Jet
15 04/19/2003 1604 0.2 50 F0 0 0 Pawnee 3 WNW Ralston
16 04/19/2003 1657-1730 20 440 F2 0 3 Osage/ Washington/ Nowata 6.5 NE Okesa - 7 WSW South Coffeyville
17 04/19/2003 1825-1827 1 50 F0 0 0 Pittsburg 3 E- 4 E Crowder
18 04/19/2003 1911 0.2 50 F0 0 0 Haskell 1 E Kinta
19 04/23/2003 1616-1619 2 70 F0 0 0 Cotton 20 W Walters (5 S - 3 S Chattanooga)
20 05/01/2003 1655-1701 2 120 F1 0 0 Wagoner/ Muskogee 1 SSE - 3 SSE Okay (3 WNW Fort Gibson)
21 05/01/2003 1704-1709 1.7 80 F1 0 0 Muskogee 2.5 W - 3 SW Fort Gibson
22 05/01/2003 1714-1715 0.5 75 F1 0 0 Pushmataha 2 N - 2 NNE Nashoba
23 05/01/2003 1746-1748 1 100 F0 0 0 Sequoyah 4 N - 4 NNE Gore
24 05/01/2003 1751-1752 0.2 40 F0 0 0 Sequoyah 4 NE Gore
25 05/01/2003 1830-1845 2 50 F0 0 0 McCurtain 4 NW - 2 SW Battiest
26 05/01/2003 1833-1838 2.5 75 F0 0 0 Le Flore OK/ Scott AR 8 E Heavener OK - 3.5 SW Bates AR
27 05/01/2003 1915-1945 13 300 F2 0 0 McCurtain 5 NW - Broken Bow - 8 SE Broken Bow
28 05/04/2003 1624-1630 3 200 F0 0 0 Craig 12 WNW - 9 NW Vinita
29 05/04/2003 1655-1705 5 880 F1 0 0 Ottawa 2 S Narcissa - 2 NE Fairland
30 05/04/2003 1758-1814 19 30 F0 0 0 Le Flore OK/ Scott AR 7.5 E Heavener OK - 2.2 ENE Hon AR
31 05/06/2003 1611 0.2 50 F0 0 0 Muskogee 3 SE Keefeton
32 05/08/2003 0008-0012 3 200 F1 0 0 Stephens 7 SE - 6 E Duncan
33 05/08/2003 0017 0.5 30 F0 0 0 Stephens 3 W Velma
34 05/08/2003 0032-0040 6 150 F2 0 0 Jefferson 4 W - 2 SE Cornish
35 05/08/2003 0123-0133 4 440 F2 0 0 Love 2 SE - 3 SE Overbrook
36 05/08/2003 0154-0208 7 300 F2 0 0 Marshall 6 WSW - 2 N Antioch
37 05/08/2003 0504-0512 4 100 F1 0 0 Le Flore 6 W - 2 W Summerfield
38 05/08/2003 1600-1601 0.2 30 F0 0 0 McClain N Newcastle (3.5 NNW Newcastle)
39 05/08/2003 1604-1608 2 100 F0 0 0 Cleveland Oklahoma City [NW of SW 149th and Penn - WNW of SW 134th and Santa Fe]
40 05/08/2003 1610-1638 17 700 F4 0 134 Cleveland/ Oklahoma Moore - Oklahoma City (SE) - Midwest City (SE) - Choctaw [~1/2 mile N of SW 134th and Santa Fe to 1/2 mile ESE of Reno and Choctaw] (1.5 W Moore - 2.5 SSE Choctaw)
41 05/08/2003 1708-1710 0.8 50 F0 0 0 Noble 0.75 W - 0.5 N Red Rock
42 05/08/2003 1746-1856 45 880 F3 0 0 Osage 1 NW Fairfax - 1 W Bowring
43 05/09/2003 1950 0.2 25 F0 0 0 Caddo 2.5 NNE Eakly
44 05/09/2003 2000-2002 1 100 F1 0 0 Caddo 6 E - 7 E Binger
45 05/09/2003 2017-2020 1.2 50 F0 0 0 Caddo/ Grady 1.4 NE - 2.5 ENE Cogar
46 05/09/2003 2053-2054 0.5 50 F1 0 0 Canadian 3.9 N - 4 N Union City
47 05/09/2003 2110-2114 1.8 880 F1 0 8 Oklahoma Bethany/ Warr Acres (near NW 39th/Glade - NW 59th/Hammond) (0.9 WNW Bethany - 0.6 NNW Warr Acres)
48 05/09/2003 2118 0.5 50 F1 0 0 Oklahoma Oklahoma City (near NW 57th and Sapulpa Ave - just SW of Hefner Parkway and Northwest Expressway) (1.8 ENE - 2.3 ENE Warr Acres)
49 05/09/2003 2129-2206 18 1320 F3 0 2 Oklahoma Oklahoma City (NE of Wilshire and Eastern) - Jones (N) - 2.8 S Luther (6.9 S Edmond - 2.8 S Luther)
50 05/09/2003 2206-2224 7 880 F1 0 0 Oklahoma/ Lincoln 4 S Luther - 3 SSW Wellston
51 05/09/2003 2249-2312 8 880 F1 0 0 Lincoln 0.5 SSW Davenport - Davenport (S) - Stroud (S and E; 1.1 E Stroud)
52 05/09/2003 2325-2331 2 300 F1 0 0 Creek 1 W - 1 NE Depew
53 05/14/2003 1910-2050 79 100 F2 0 0 McCurtain OK/ Bowie TX/ Cass TX 2.9 SE Valliant OK - 2.7 E Queen City TX
54 05/15/2003 1512-1513 0.1 100 F0 0 0 Cimarron 1 W Boise City
55 05/15/2003 1525-1535 5 200 F1 0 0 Cimarron 1 N - 5.5 NE Wheeless
56 05/15/2003 1545-1546 0.1 50 F0 0 0 Cimarron near Griggs
57 05/15/2003 1746-1747 0.1 50 F0 0 0 Texas 10 N Texhoma
58 05/15/2003 1820-1922 0.5 30 F0 0 0 Texas 7 NW Guymon
59 05/15/2003 1835-1936 0.5 20 F0 0 0 Texas Guymon
60 05/15/2003 1845-1846 0.3 100 F0 0 0 Texas near Optima
61 05/15/2003 1933-1936 2 30 F1 0 0 Texas 6 W - 4.5 WNW Goodwell
62 05/15/2003 1945-1947 1 40 F0 0 0 Texas near - 1 NE Tyrone
63 05/15/2003 2000-2002 0.8 20 F0 0 0 Beaver 3 W - 2.5 WNW Beaver
64 05/15/2003 2153-2217 16 1760 F2 0 0 Wheeler TX/ Roger Mills OK near Kelton TX - 3 N Sweetwater OK [F1 in Oklahoma]
65 05/16/2003 0253-0258 2 20 F1 0 0 Lincoln 1.1 NNW - 2.9 NNE Prague
66 05/16/2003 0441-0445 3 200 F1 0 2 Delaware 0.2 SW - 2 NE Flint
67 05/16/2003 1205-1217 5 40 F1 0 0 Pottawatomie/ Lincoln 3.7 S - 2.2 ENE Prague (13.2 E Aydelotte - 2.2 ENE Prague)
68 05/16/2003 1208 0.3 30 F0 0 0 Kingfisher 3 N Okarche
69 05/16/2003 1215 0.3 20 F0 0 0 Lincoln 6 WSW Carney
70 05/16/2003 1220 0.3 20 F0 0 0 Lincoln 6 WNW Carney
71 05/16/2003 1230 0.3 20 F0 0 0 Kingfisher 5 NE Kingfisher
72 05/16/2003 1240-1249 3 100 F1 0 0 Okmulgee 3 SW Henryetta - Henryetta (west side)
73 05/16/2003 1308-1310 1 25 F0 0 0 Okmulgee/ McIntosh 3 NE Grayson - 3.8 WNW Hitchita
74 05/16/2003 1310 0.3 20 F0 0 0 Lincoln 2 N Avery
75 05/16/2003 1315 0.5 25 F0 0 0 McIntosh 5 W - 4.5 W Stidham
76 05/16/2003 1320 0.4 25 F0 0 0 Payne 3 SE Ripley
77 05/16/2003 1422-1426 2 40 F0 0 1 Haskell 2.2 N - 3.8 NE Stigler
78 05/16/2003 1443-1452 3 70 F1 0 0 Haskell/ Le Flore 1 WSW Cartersville - Cartersville - 2.8 NW Bokoshe