Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Second St. Clair Tornado Rated EF1

Severe weather strikes again

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
440 PM CDT MON APR 20 2009

...TORNADO DAMAGE FOUND IN ST CLAIR COUNTY...

...ASHVILLE TORNADO...

EVENT DATE: SUNDAY 19 APRIL 2009
EVENT TYPE: EF-1 TORNADO
ESTIMATED PEAK WINDS (MPH): 100 MPH
EVENT START LOCATION: 33.8643N/86.21.99W (ST CLAIR COUNTY)
EVENT END LOCATION: 33.8805N/87.1728W
DAMAGE PATH LENGTH (IN MILES): 2.92 MILES
DAMAGE WIDTH (IN YARDS): 75 YARDS

AROUND 50 TREES SNAPPED OR UPROOTED.

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