920  
NOUS44 KJAN 191902  
PNSJAN  
ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-016-023>026-MSZ018-019-025>066-072>074-  
200715-  
 
PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS  
202 PM CDT TUE JUN 19 2018  
   
..NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR JUNE 18, 2018 TORNADO EVENT
 
 
   
EAST BROOKHAVEN TORNADO
 
 
RATING: EF-0  
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND: 70 MPH  
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/: 0.67 MILES  
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/: 25 YARDS  
FATALITIES: 0  
INJURIES: 0  
 
START DATE: 6/18/2018  
START TIME: 2:57 PM CDT  
START LOCATION: 4 ESE BROOKHAVEN / LINCOLN COUNTY / MS  
START LAT/LON: 31.5662 / -90.3774  
 
END DATE: 6/18/2018  
END TIME: 3:01 PM CDT  
END LOCATION: 4 E BROOKHAVEN / LINCOLN COUNTY / MS  
END LAT/LON: 31.5758 / -90.3765  
 
SUMMARY:  
THIS BRIEF WEAK TORNADO BEGAN JUST SOUTH OF SYCAMORE TRAIL AND  
MOVED NORTH PARALLEL TO NALCO LANE. LARGE LIMBS WERE BROKEN OFF  
SOFTWOOD TREES ALONG SYCAMORE TRAIL WITH A SMALL TREE UPROOTED.  
THE TORNADO CROSSED CHATMON TRAIL WHERE TWO BARNS SUSTAINED LOSS  
OF SHEET METAL ROOFING AND TWO HOMES SUSTAINED MINOR ROOF DAMAGE.  
MULTIPLE BRADFORD TREES WERE ALSO SNAPPED AT THE BASE AT THIS  
LOCATION. THE TORNADO DISSIPATED IN A WOODED AREA JUST NORTH OF  
CHATMON TRAIL BEFORE REACHING NOLA ROAD.  
 
EF SCALE: THE ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE CLASSIFIES TORNADOES INTO THE  
FOLLOWING CATEGORIES.  
 
EF0...WEAK......65 TO 85 MPH  
EF1...WEAK......86 TO 110 MPH  
EF2...STRONG....111 TO 135 MPH  
EF3...STRONG....136 TO 165 MPH  
EF4...VIOLENT...166 TO 200MPH  
EF5...VIOLENT...>200MPH  
 
NOTE:  
THE INFORMATION IN THIS STATEMENT IS PRELIMINARY AND SUBJECT TO  
CHANGE PENDING FINAL REVIEW OF THE EVENT AND PUBLICATION IN NWS  
STORM DATA.  
 

 
 
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