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Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
1019 AM CDT Mon Oct 12 2020

...Public Information Statement...

...NWS Damage Survey For 10/09/20 Tornado Event-Update 1 ...

.Franklin County-Bogue Chitto RD SE...

Rating:                 EF0
Estimated Peak Wind:    76 mph
Path Length /statute/:  0.7292 miles
Path Width /maximum/:   0.0 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start Date:             10/09/2020
Start Time:             04:33 PM CDT
Start Location:         7 NNW Smithdale / Franklin County / MS
Start Lat/Lon:          31.4343 / -90.7235

End Date:               10/09/2020
End Time:               04:36 PM CDT
End Location:           7 E Bude / Franklin County / MS
End Lat/Lon:            31.4383 / -90.7349

Summary: The tornado formed in a field just west of the
intersection of Horse Creek Road and Bogue Chitto Rd SE and
traveled northwest about a quarter of mile uprooting a tree.
Another quarter of a mile northwest, a larger tree was uprooted
and blocked the road. The tornado dissipated near a home where a
small tree was snapped in the yard and tree tops were snapped
behind the home as it lifted.

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 events and publication in NWS
Storm Data.

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