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Statement as of 11:30 PM CST on January 22, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 23, 2017


... NWS damage survey results for severe weather on 01/21/17...

.Tornado #1... Near Plain Dealing la in Bossier Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 115 mph
path length /statute/: 8.46 miles
path width /maximum/: 990 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 512 PM CST
start location: 3.75 miles ESE of Plain Dealing la
start lat/lon: 32.8883 / -93.6432

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 518 PM CST
end location: 8.5 miles ENE of Plain Dealing la
end lat/lon: 32.9281 / -93.5582

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage just to
the east of Plain Dealing, Louisiana was consistent with EF2
tornado damage. Damage consisted of numerous trees snapped
and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were also downed along
the storms path. Structural damage consisted of damage to
several homes with 2 Mobile homes rolled and completely
destroyed along with several outbuildings. One injury was
reported when a resident was hit in the head by a piece of
lumber rendering the resident briefly unconscious in a
manufactured home that lost its roof. An adjacent exterior
wall was removed with another pushed in. The worst structural
damage was observed near and adjacent to Mott Road. The tornado
lifted to the northeast of Mott Road where no additional damage
was witnessed.


.Tornado #2... Near Natches la in Natchitoches Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 125 mph
path length /statute/: 2.05 miles
path width /maximum/: 300 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 556 PM CST
start location: 0.53 miles NE of Natchez la
start lat/lon: 31.6798 / -93.0378

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 603 PM CST
end location: 2.52 miles ENE of Natchez la
end lat/lon: 31.6847 / -93.0034

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage near Natchez
Louisiana was consistent with EF2 tornado damage. Damage consisted
of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were
also downed along the storms path. Structural damage consisted of
5 homes suffering significant damage, one of which lost its roof with
3 exterior walls collapsed. One man injured his arm inside his
home. Several outbuildings were also severely damaged in and around
the Cane River. The storm appeared to dissipate just short of the
Red River.


.Tornado #3... Northwest of Colfax la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 2.25 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 700 PM CST
start location: 3.53 miles NW of Colfax la
start lat/lon: 31.5566 / -92.7472

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 713 PM CST
end location: 4.22 miles NNE of Colfax la
end lat/lon: 31.5801 / -92.7213

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage northwest of
Colfax Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Damage
consisted of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power
lines were also downed along the storms path. Structural damage
consisted of a single wide Mobile home Flipping over injuring a
woman inside. A tree also fell on a home causing major damage.
Several trees also fell on a local cemetery. Several barns and/or
outbuildings suffered damage as well. A 3000 pound trailer was
flipped over blocking Hwy. 71. A large TV antenna was also toppled
on a home.


.Tornado #4... South of Georgetown la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 1.21 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 751 PM CST
start location: 9.50 miles SSW of Georgetown la
start lat/lon: 31.6285 / -92.4195

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 754 PM CST
end location: 8.95 miles S of Georgetown la
end lat/lon: 31.6329 / -92.3994

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage south of
Georgetown Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. The
tornado first touched down on Hwy. 165 and moved east northeast
damaging Camp Hardtner where numerous trees were snapped and/or
uprooted. Shingles were removed from several structures and a tree
fell on a home doing severe damage.


.Tornado #5... Jena la in LaSalle Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 0.15 miles
path width /maximum/: 100 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 829 PM CST
start location: Jena la
start lat/lon: 31.6791 / -92.1562

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 830 PM CST
end location: Jena la
end lat/lon: 31.6779 / -92.1540

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage in Jena
Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Snapped trees were
witnessed west of Hwy. 3104 near Hwy. 8. A wooden barn was damaged
and an uprooted tree fell on a church. A gas station canopy was
blown 50 yards away and a brick facade from a local business
collapsed from the wall of the building. Other storage buildings
were heavily damaged as well.


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 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


Berry


1130 PM CST sun Jan 22 2017

... NWS damage survey results for severe weather on 01/21/17...

.Tornado #1... Near Plain Dealing la in Bossier Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 115 mph
path length /statute/: 8.46 miles
path width /maximum/: 990 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 512 PM CST
start location: 3.75 miles ESE of Plain Dealing la
start lat/lon: 32.8883 / -93.6432

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 518 PM CST
end location: 8.5 miles ENE of Plain Dealing la
end lat/lon: 32.9281 / -93.5582

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage just to
the east of Plain Dealing, Louisiana was consistent with EF2
tornado damage. Damage consisted of numerous trees snapped
and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were also downed along
the storms path. Structural damage consisted of damage to
several homes with 2 Mobile homes rolled and completely
destroyed along with several outbuildings. One injury was
reported when a resident was hit in the head by a piece of
lumber rendering the resident briefly unconscious in a
manufactured home that lost its roof. An adjacent exterior
wall was removed with another pushed in. The worst structural
damage was observed near and adjacent to Mott Road. The tornado
lifted to the northeast of Mott Road where no additional damage
was witnessed.


.Tornado #2... Near Natches la in Natchitoches Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 125 mph
path length /statute/: 2.05 miles
path width /maximum/: 300 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 556 PM CST
start location: 0.53 miles NE of Natchez la
start lat/lon: 31.6798 / -93.0378

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 603 PM CST
end location: 2.52 miles ENE of Natchez la
end lat/lon: 31.6847 / -93.0034

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage near Natchez
Louisiana was consistent with EF2 tornado damage. Damage consisted
of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were
also downed along the storms path. Structural damage consisted of
5 homes suffering significant damage, one of which lost its roof with
3 exterior walls collapsed. One man injured his arm inside his
home. Several outbuildings were also severely damaged in and around
the Cane River. The storm appeared to dissipate just short of the
Red River.


.Tornado #3... Northwest of Colfax la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 2.25 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 700 PM CST
start location: 3.53 miles NW of Colfax la
start lat/lon: 31.5566 / -92.7472

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 713 PM CST
end location: 4.22 miles NNE of Colfax la
end lat/lon: 31.5801 / -92.7213

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage northwest of
Colfax Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Damage
consisted of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power
lines were also downed along the storms path. Structural damage
consisted of a single wide Mobile home Flipping over injuring a
woman inside. A tree also fell on a home causing major damage.
Several trees also fell on a local cemetery. Several barns and/or
outbuildings suffered damage as well. A 3000 pound trailer was
flipped over blocking Hwy. 71. A large TV antenna was also toppled
on a home.


.Tornado #4... South of Georgetown la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 1.21 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 751 PM CST
start location: 9.50 miles SSW of Georgetown la
start lat/lon: 31.6285 / -92.4195

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 754 PM CST
end location: 8.95 miles S of Georgetown la
end lat/lon: 31.6329 / -92.3994

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage south of
Georgetown Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. The
tornado first touched down on Hwy. 165 and moved east northeast
damaging Camp Hardtner where numerous trees were snapped and/or
uprooted. Shingles were removed from several structures and a tree
fell on a home doing severe damage.


.Tornado #5... Jena la in LaSalle Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 0.15 miles
path width /maximum/: 100 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 829 PM CST
start location: Jena la
start lat/lon: 31.6791 / -92.1562

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 830 PM CST
end location: Jena la
end lat/lon: 31.6779 / -92.1540

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage in Jena
Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Snapped trees were
witnessed west of Hwy. 3104 near Hwy. 8. A wooden barn was damaged
and an uprooted tree fell on a church. A gas station canopy was
blown 50 yards away and a brick facade from a local business
collapsed from the wall of the building. Other storage buildings
were heavily damaged as well.


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 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


Berry

1130 PM CST sun Jan 22 2017

... NWS damage survey results for severe weather on 01/21/17...

.Tornado #1... Near Plain Dealing la in Bossier Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 115 mph
path length /statute/: 8.46 miles
path width /maximum/: 990 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 512 PM CST
start location: 3.75 miles ESE of Plain Dealing la
start lat/lon: 32.8883 / -93.6432

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 518 PM CST
end location: 8.5 miles ENE of Plain Dealing la
end lat/lon: 32.9281 / -93.5582

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage just to
the east of Plain Dealing, Louisiana was consistent with EF2
tornado damage. Damage consisted of numerous trees snapped
and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were also downed along
the storms path. Structural damage consisted of damage to
several homes with 2 Mobile homes rolled and completely
destroyed along with several outbuildings. One injury was
reported when a resident was hit in the head by a piece of
lumber rendering the resident briefly unconscious in a
manufactured home that lost its roof. An adjacent exterior
wall was removed with another pushed in. The worst structural
damage was observed near and adjacent to Mott Road. The tornado
lifted to the northeast of Mott Road where no additional damage
was witnessed.


.Tornado #2... Near Natches la in Natchitoches Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 125 mph
path length /statute/: 2.05 miles
path width /maximum/: 300 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 556 PM CST
start location: 0.53 miles NE of Natchez la
start lat/lon: 31.6798 / -93.0378

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 603 PM CST
end location: 2.52 miles ENE of Natchez la
end lat/lon: 31.6847 / -93.0034

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage near Natchez
Louisiana was consistent with EF2 tornado damage. Damage consisted
of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were
also downed along the storms path. Structural damage consisted of
5 homes suffering significant damage, one of which lost its roof with
3 exterior walls collapsed. One man injured his arm inside his
home. Several outbuildings were also severely damaged in and around
the Cane River. The storm appeared to dissipate just short of the
Red River.


.Tornado #3... Northwest of Colfax la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 2.25 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 700 PM CST
start location: 3.53 miles NW of Colfax la
start lat/lon: 31.5566 / -92.7472

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 713 PM CST
end location: 4.22 miles NNE of Colfax la
end lat/lon: 31.5801 / -92.7213

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage northwest of
Colfax Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Damage
consisted of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power
lines were also downed along the storms path. Structural damage
consisted of a single wide Mobile home Flipping over injuring a
woman inside. A tree also fell on a home causing major damage.
Several trees also fell on a local cemetery. Several barns and/or
outbuildings suffered damage as well. A 3000 pound trailer was
flipped over blocking Hwy. 71. A large TV antenna was also toppled
on a home.


.Tornado #4... South of Georgetown la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 1.21 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 751 PM CST
start location: 9.50 miles SSW of Georgetown la
start lat/lon: 31.6285 / -92.4195

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 754 PM CST
end location: 8.95 miles S of Georgetown la
end lat/lon: 31.6329 / -92.3994

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage south of
Georgetown Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. The
tornado first touched down on Hwy. 165 and moved east northeast
damaging Camp Hardtner where numerous trees were snapped and/or
uprooted. Shingles were removed from several structures and a tree
fell on a home doing severe damage.


.Tornado #5... Jena la in LaSalle Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 0.15 miles
path width /maximum/: 100 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 829 PM CST
start location: Jena la
start lat/lon: 31.6791 / -92.1562

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 830 PM CST
end location: Jena la
end lat/lon: 31.6779 / -92.1540

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage in Jena
Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Snapped trees were
witnessed west of Hwy. 3104 near Hwy. 8. A wooden barn was damaged
and an uprooted tree fell on a church. A gas station canopy was
blown 50 yards away and a brick facade from a local business
collapsed from the wall of the building. Other storage buildings
were heavily damaged as well.


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 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


Berry


1105 PM CST sun Jan 22 2017

... NWS damage survey results for severe weather on 01/21/17...

.Tornado #1... Near Plain Dealing la in Bossier Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 115 mph
path length /statute/: 8.46 miles
path width /maximum/: 990 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 512 PM CST
start location: 3.75 miles ESE of Plain Dealing la
start lat/lon: 32.8883 / -93.6432

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 518 PM CST
end location: 8.5 miles ENE of Plain Dealing la
end lat/lon: 32.9281 / -93.5582

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage just to
the east of Plain Dealing, Louisiana was consistent with EF2
tornado damage. Damage consisted of numerous trees snapped
and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were also downed along
the storms path. Structural damage consisted of damage to
several homes with 2 Mobile homes rolled and completely
destroyed along with several outbuildings. One injury was
reported when a resident was hit in the head by a piece of
lumber rendering the resident briefly unconscious in a
manufactured home that lost its roof. An adjacent exterior
wall was removed with another pushed in. The worst structural
damage was observed near and adjacent to Mott Road. The tornado
lifted to the northeast of Mott Road where no additional damage
was witnessed.


.Tornado #2... Near Natches la in Natchitoches Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 125 mph
path length /statute/: 2.05 miles
path width /maximum/: 300 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 556 PM CST
start location: 0.53 miles NE of Natchez la
start lat/lon: 31.6798 / -93.0378

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 603 PM CST
end location: 2.52 miles ENE of Natchez la
end lat/lon: 31.6847 / -93.0034

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage near Natchez
Louisiana was consistent with EF2 tornado damage. Damage consisted
of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were
also downed along the storms path. Structural damage consisted of
5 homes suffering significant damage, one of which lost its roof with
3 exterior walls collapsed. One man injured his arm inside his
home. Several outbuildings were also severely damaged in and around
the Cane River. The storm appeared to dissipate just short of the
Red River.


.Tornado #3... Northwest of Colfax la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 2.25 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 700 PM CST
start location: 3.53 miles NW of Colfax la
start lat/lon: 31.5566 / -92.7472

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 713 PM CST
end location: 4.22 miles NNE of Colfax la
end lat/lon: 31.5801 / -92.7213

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage northwest of
Colfax Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Damage
consisted of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power
lines were also downed along the storms path. Structural damage
consisted of a single wide Mobile home Flipping over injuring a
woman inside. A tree also fell on a home causing major damage.
Several trees also fell on a local cemetery. Several barns and/or
outbuildings suffered damage as well. A 3000 pound trailer was
flipped over blocking Hwy. 71. A large TV antenna was also toppled
on a home.


.Tornado #4... South of Georgetown la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 1.21 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 751 PM CST
start location: 9.50 miles SSW of Georgetown la
start lat/lon: 31.6285 / -92.4195

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 754 PM CST
end location: 8.95 miles S of Georgetown la
end lat/lon: 31.6329 / -92.3994

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage south of
Georgetown Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. The
tornado first touched down on Hwy. 165 and moved east northeast
damaging Camp Hardtner where numerous trees were snapped and/or
uprooted. Shingles were removed from several structures and a tree
fell on a home doing severe damage.


.Tornado #5... Jena la in LaSalle Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 0.15 miles
path width /maximum/: 100 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 829 PM CST
start location: Jena la
start lat/lon: 31.6791 / -92.1562

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 830 PM CST
end location: Jena la
end lat/lon: 31.6779 / -92.1540

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage in Jena
Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Snapped trees were
witnessed west of Hwy. 3104 near Hwy. 8. A wooden barn was damaged
and an uprooted tree fell on a church. A gas station canopy was
blown 50 yards away and a brick facade from a local business
collapsed from the wall of the building. Other storage buildings
were heavily damaged as well.


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 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


Berry


1105 PM CST sun Jan 22 2017

... NWS damage survey results for severe weather on 01/21/17...

.Tornado #1... Near Plain Dealing la in Bossier Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 115 mph
path length /statute/: 8.46 miles
path width /maximum/: 990 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 512 PM CST
start location: 3.75 miles ESE of Plain Dealing la
start lat/lon: 32.8883 / -93.6432

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 518 PM CST
end location: 8.5 miles ENE of Plain Dealing la
end lat/lon: 32.9281 / -93.5582

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage just to
the east of Plain Dealing, Louisiana was consistent with EF2
tornado damage. Damage consisted of numerous trees snapped
and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were also downed along
the storms path. Structural damage consisted of damage to
several homes with 2 Mobile homes rolled and completely
destroyed along with several outbuildings. One injury was
reported when a resident was hit in the head by a piece of
lumber rendering the resident briefly unconscious in a
manufactured home that lost its roof. An adjacent exterior
wall was removed with another pushed in. The worst structural
damage was observed near and adjacent to Mott Road. The tornado
lifted to the northeast of Mott Road where no additional damage
was witnessed.


.Tornado #2... Near Natches la in Natchitoches Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 125 mph
path length /statute/: 2.05 miles
path width /maximum/: 300 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 556 PM CST
start location: 0.53 miles NE of Natchez la
start lat/lon: 31.6798 / -93.0378

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 603 PM CST
end location: 2.52 miles ENE of Natchez la
end lat/lon: 31.6847 / -93.0034

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage near Natchez
Louisiana was consistent with EF2 tornado damage. Damage consisted
of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were
also downed along the storms path. Structural damage consisted of
5 homes suffering significant damage, one of which lost its roof with
3 exterior walls collapsed. One man injured his arm inside his
home. Several outbuildings were also severely damaged in and around
the Cane River. The storm appeared to dissipate just short of the
Red River.


.Tornado #3... Northwest of Colfax la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 2.25 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 700 PM CST
start location: 3.53 miles NW of Colfax la
start lat/lon: 31.5566 / -92.7472

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 713 PM CST
end location: 4.22 miles NNE of Colfax la
end lat/lon: 31.5801 / -92.7213

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage northwest of
Colfax Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Damage
consisted of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power
lines were also downed along the storms path. Structural damage
consisted of a single wide Mobile home Flipping over injuring a
woman inside. A tree also fell on a home causing major damage.
Several trees also fell on a local cemetery. Several barns and/or
outbuildings suffered damage as well. A 3000 pound trailer was
flipped over blocking Hwy. 71. A large TV antenna was also toppled
on a home.


.Tornado #4... South of Georgetown la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 1.21 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 751 PM CST
start location: 9.50 miles SSW of Georgetown la
start lat/lon: 31.6285 / -92.4195

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 754 PM CST
end location: 8.95 miles S of Georgetown la
end lat/lon: 31.6329 / -92.3994

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage south of
Georgetown Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. The
tornado first touched down on Hwy. 165 and moved east northeast
damaging Camp Hardtner where numerous trees were snapped and/or
uprooted. Shingles were removed from several structures and a tree
fell on a home doing severe damage.


.Tornado #5... Jena la in LaSalle Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 0.15 miles
path width /maximum/: 100 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 829 PM CST
start location: Jena la
start lat/lon: 31.6791 / -92.1562

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 830 PM CST
end location: Jena la
end lat/lon: 31.6779 / -92.1540

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage in Jena
Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Snapped trees were
witnessed west of Hwy. 3104 near Hwy. 8. A wooden barn was damaged
and an uprooted tree fell on a church. A gas station canopy was
blown 50 yards away and a brick facade from a local business
collapsed from the wall of the building. Other storage buildings
were heavily damaged as well.


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 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


Berry

1105 PM CST sun Jan 22 2017

... NWS damage survey results for severe weather on 01/21/17...

.Tornado #1... Near Plain Dealing la in Bossier Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 115 mph
path length /statute/: 8.46 miles
path width /maximum/: 990 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 512 PM CST
start location: 3.75 miles ESE of Plain Dealing la
start lat/lon: 32.8883 / -93.6432

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 518 PM CST
end location: 8.5 miles ENE of Plain Dealing la
end lat/lon: 32.9281 / -93.5582

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage just to
the east of Plain Dealing, Louisiana was consistent with EF2
tornado damage. Damage consisted of numerous trees snapped
and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were also downed along
the storms path. Structural damage consisted of damage to
several homes with 2 Mobile homes rolled and completely
destroyed along with several outbuildings. One injury was
reported when a resident was hit in the head by a piece of
lumber rendering the resident briefly unconscious in a
manufactured home that lost its roof. An adjacent exterior
wall was removed with another pushed in. The worst structural
damage was observed near and adjacent to Mott Road. The tornado
lifted to the northeast of Mott Road where no additional damage
was witnessed.


.Tornado #2... Near Natches la in Natchitoches Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 125 mph
path length /statute/: 2.05 miles
path width /maximum/: 300 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 556 PM CST
start location: 0.53 miles NE of Natchez la
start lat/lon: 31.6798 / -93.0378

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 603 PM CST
end location: 2.52 miles ENE of Natchez la
end lat/lon: 31.6847 / -93.0034

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage near Natchez
Louisiana was consistent with EF2 tornado damage. Damage consisted
of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were
also downed along the storms path. Structural damage consisted of
5 homes suffering significant damage, one of which lost its roof with
3 exterior walls collapsed. One man injured his arm inside his
home. Several outbuildings were also severely damaged in and around
the Cane River. The storm appeared to dissipate just short of the
Red River.


.Tornado #3... Northwest of Colfax la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 2.25 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 700 PM CST
start location: 3.53 miles NW of Colfax la
start lat/lon: 31.5566 / -92.7472

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 713 PM CST
end location: 4.22 miles NNE of Colfax la
end lat/lon: 31.5801 / -92.7213

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage northwest of
Colfax Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Damage
consisted of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power
lines were also downed along the storms path. Structural damage
consisted of a single wide Mobile home Flipping over injuring a
woman inside. A tree also fell on a home causing major damage.
Several trees also fell on a local cemetery. Several barns and/or
outbuildings suffered damage as well. A 3000 pound trailer was
flipped over blocking Hwy. 71. A large TV antenna was also toppled
on a home.


.Tornado #4... South of Georgetown la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 1.21 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 751 PM CST
start location: 9.50 miles SSW of Georgetown la
start lat/lon: 31.6285 / -92.4195

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 754 PM CST
end location: 8.95 miles S of Georgetown la
end lat/lon: 31.6329 / -92.3994

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage south of
Georgetown Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. The
tornado first touched down on Hwy. 165 and moved east northeast
damaging Camp Hardtner where numerous trees were snapped and/or
uprooted. Shingles were removed from several structures and a tree
fell on a home doing severe damage.


.Tornado #5... Jena la in LaSalle Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 0.15 miles
path width /maximum/: 100 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 829 PM CST
start location: Jena la
start lat/lon: 31.6791 / -92.1562

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 830 PM CST
end location: Jena la
end lat/lon: 31.6779 / -92.1540

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage in Jena
Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Snapped trees were
witnessed west of Hwy. 3104 near Hwy. 8. A wooden barn was damaged
and an uprooted tree fell on a church. A gas station canopy was
blown 50 yards away and a brick facade from a local business
collapsed from the wall of the building. Other storage buildings
were heavily damaged as well.


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 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


Berry


1105 PM CST sun Jan 22 2017

... NWS damage survey results for severe weather on 01/21/17...

.Tornado #1... Near Plain Dealing la in Bossier Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 115 mph
path length /statute/: 8.46 miles
path width /maximum/: 990 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 512 PM CST
start location: 3.75 miles ESE of Plain Dealing la
start lat/lon: 32.8883 / -93.6432

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 518 PM CST
end location: 8.5 miles ENE of Plain Dealing la
end lat/lon: 32.9281 / -93.5582

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage just to
the east of Plain Dealing, Louisiana was consistent with EF2
tornado damage. Damage consisted of numerous trees snapped
and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were also downed along
the storms path. Structural damage consisted of damage to
several homes with 2 Mobile homes rolled and completely
destroyed along with several outbuildings. One injury was
reported when a resident was hit in the head by a piece of
lumber rendering the resident briefly unconscious in a
manufactured home that lost its roof. An adjacent exterior
wall was removed with another pushed in. The worst structural
damage was observed near and adjacent to Mott Road. The tornado
lifted to the northeast of Mott Road where no additional damage
was witnessed.


.Tornado #2... Near Natches la in Natchitoches Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 125 mph
path length /statute/: 2.05 miles
path width /maximum/: 300 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 556 PM CST
start location: 0.53 miles NE of Natchez la
start lat/lon: 31.6798 / -93.0378

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 603 PM CST
end location: 2.52 miles ENE of Natchez la
end lat/lon: 31.6847 / -93.0034

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage near Natchez
Louisiana was consistent with EF2 tornado damage. Damage consisted
of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were
also downed along the storms path. Structural damage consisted of
5 homes suffering significant damage, one of which lost its roof with
3 exterior walls collapsed. One man injured his arm inside his
home. Several outbuildings were also severely damaged in and around
the Cane River. The storm appeared to dissipate just short of the
Red River.


.Tornado #3... Northwest of Colfax la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 2.25 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 700 PM CST
start location: 3.53 miles NW of Colfax la
start lat/lon: 31.5566 / -92.7472

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 713 PM CST
end location: 4.22 miles NNE of Colfax la
end lat/lon: 31.5801 / -92.7213

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage northwest of
Colfax Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Damage
consisted of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power
lines were also downed along the storms path. Structural damage
consisted of a single wide Mobile home Flipping over injuring a
woman inside. A tree also fell on a home causing major damage.
Several trees also fell on a local cemetery. Several barns and/or
outbuildings suffered damage as well. A 3000 pound trailer was
flipped over blocking Hwy. 71. A large TV antenna was also toppled
on a home.


.Tornado #4... South of Georgetown la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 1.21 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 751 PM CST
start location: 9.50 miles SSW of Georgetown la
start lat/lon: 31.6285 / -92.4195

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 754 PM CST
end location: 8.95 miles S of Georgetown la
end lat/lon: 31.6329 / -92.3994

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage south of
Georgetown Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. The
tornado first touched down on Hwy. 165 and moved east northeast
damaging Camp Hardtner where numerous trees were snapped and/or
uprooted. Shingles were removed from several structures and a tree
fell on a home doing severe damage.


.Tornado #5... Jena la in LaSalle Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 0.15 miles
path width /maximum/: 100 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 829 PM CST
start location: Jena la
start lat/lon: 31.6791 / -92.1562

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 830 PM CST
end location: Jena la
end lat/lon: 31.6779 / -92.1540

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage in Jena
Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Snapped trees were
witnessed west of Hwy. 3104 near Hwy. 8. A wooden barn was damaged
and an uprooted tree fell on a church. A gas station canopy was
blown 50 yards away and a brick facade from a local business
collapsed from the wall of the building. Other storage buildings
were heavily damaged as well.


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 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


Berry


1105 PM CST sun Jan 22 2017

... NWS damage survey results for severe weather on 01/21/17...

.Tornado #1... Near Plain Dealing la in Bossier Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 115 mph
path length /statute/: 8.46 miles
path width /maximum/: 990 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 512 PM CST
start location: 3.75 miles ESE of Plain Dealing la
start lat/lon: 32.8883 / -93.6432

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 518 PM CST
end location: 8.5 miles ENE of Plain Dealing la
end lat/lon: 32.9281 / -93.5582

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage just to
the east of Plain Dealing, Louisiana was consistent with EF2
tornado damage. Damage consisted of numerous trees snapped
and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were also downed along
the storms path. Structural damage consisted of damage to
several homes with 2 Mobile homes rolled and completely
destroyed along with several outbuildings. One injury was
reported when a resident was hit in the head by a piece of
lumber rendering the resident briefly unconscious in a
manufactured home that lost its roof. An adjacent exterior
wall was removed with another pushed in. The worst structural
damage was observed near and adjacent to Mott Road. The tornado
lifted to the northeast of Mott Road where no additional damage
was witnessed.


.Tornado #2... Near Natches la in Natchitoches Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 125 mph
path length /statute/: 2.05 miles
path width /maximum/: 300 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 556 PM CST
start location: 0.53 miles NE of Natchez la
start lat/lon: 31.6798 / -93.0378

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 603 PM CST
end location: 2.52 miles ENE of Natchez la
end lat/lon: 31.6847 / -93.0034

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage near Natchez
Louisiana was consistent with EF2 tornado damage. Damage consisted
of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were
also downed along the storms path. Structural damage consisted of
5 homes suffering significant damage, one of which lost its roof with
3 exterior walls collapsed. One man injured his arm inside his
home. Several outbuildings were also severely damaged in and around
the Cane River. The storm appeared to dissipate just short of the
Red River.


.Tornado #3... Northwest of Colfax la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 2.25 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 700 PM CST
start location: 3.53 miles NW of Colfax la
start lat/lon: 31.5566 / -92.7472

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 713 PM CST
end location: 4.22 miles NNE of Colfax la
end lat/lon: 31.5801 / -92.7213

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage northwest of
Colfax Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Damage
consisted of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power
lines were also downed along the storms path. Structural damage
consisted of a single wide Mobile home Flipping over injuring a
woman inside. A tree also fell on a home causing major damage.
Several trees also fell on a local cemetery. Several barns and/or
outbuildings suffered damage as well. A 3000 pound trailer was
flipped over blocking Hwy. 71. A large TV antenna was also toppled
on a home.


.Tornado #4... South of Georgetown la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 1.21 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 751 PM CST
start location: 9.50 miles SSW of Georgetown la
start lat/lon: 31.6285 / -92.4195

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 754 PM CST
end location: 8.95 miles S of Georgetown la
end lat/lon: 31.6329 / -92.3994

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage south of
Georgetown Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. The
tornado first touched down on Hwy. 165 and moved east northeast
damaging Camp Hardtner where numerous trees were snapped and/or
uprooted. Shingles were removed from several structures and a tree
fell on a home doing severe damage.


.Tornado #5... Jena la in LaSalle Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 0.15 miles
path width /maximum/: 100 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 829 PM CST
start location: Jena la
start lat/lon: 31.6791 / -92.1562

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 830 PM CST
end location: Jena la
end lat/lon: 31.6779 / -92.1540

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage in Jena
Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Snapped trees were
witnessed west of Hwy. 3104 near Hwy. 8. A wooden barn was damaged
and an uprooted tree fell on a church. A gas station canopy was
blown 50 yards away and a brick facade from a local business
collapsed from the wall of the building. Other storage buildings
were heavily damaged as well.


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 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


Berry

1105 PM CST sun Jan 22 2017

... NWS damage survey results for severe weather on 01/21/17...

.Tornado #1... Near Plain Dealing la in Bossier Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 115 mph
path length /statute/: 8.46 miles
path width /maximum/: 990 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 512 PM CST
start location: 3.75 miles ESE of Plain Dealing la
start lat/lon: 32.8883 / -93.6432

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 518 PM CST
end location: 8.5 miles ENE of Plain Dealing la
end lat/lon: 32.9281 / -93.5582

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage just to
the east of Plain Dealing, Louisiana was consistent with EF2
tornado damage. Damage consisted of numerous trees snapped
and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were also downed along
the storms path. Structural damage consisted of damage to
several homes with 2 Mobile homes rolled and completely
destroyed along with several outbuildings. One injury was
reported when a resident was hit in the head by a piece of
lumber rendering the resident briefly unconscious in a
manufactured home that lost its roof. An adjacent exterior
wall was removed with another pushed in. The worst structural
damage was observed near and adjacent to Mott Road. The tornado
lifted to the northeast of Mott Road where no additional damage
was witnessed.


.Tornado #2... Near Natches la in Natchitoches Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 125 mph
path length /statute/: 2.05 miles
path width /maximum/: 300 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 556 PM CST
start location: 0.53 miles NE of Natchez la
start lat/lon: 31.6798 / -93.0378

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 603 PM CST
end location: 2.52 miles ENE of Natchez la
end lat/lon: 31.6847 / -93.0034

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage near Natchez
Louisiana was consistent with EF2 tornado damage. Damage consisted
of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were
also downed along the storms path. Structural damage consisted of
5 homes suffering significant damage, one of which lost its roof with
3 exterior walls collapsed. One man injured his arm inside his
home. Several outbuildings were also severely damaged in and around
the Cane River. The storm appeared to dissipate just short of the
Red River.


.Tornado #3... Northwest of Colfax la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 2.25 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 700 PM CST
start location: 3.53 miles NW of Colfax la
start lat/lon: 31.5566 / -92.7472

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 713 PM CST
end location: 4.22 miles NNE of Colfax la
end lat/lon: 31.5801 / -92.7213

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage northwest of
Colfax Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Damage
consisted of numerous trees snapped and/or uprooted. Numerous power
lines were also downed along the storms path. Structural damage
consisted of a single wide Mobile home Flipping over injuring a
woman inside. A tree also fell on a home causing major damage.
Several trees also fell on a local cemetery. Several barns and/or
outbuildings suffered damage as well. A 3000 pound trailer was
flipped over blocking Hwy. 71. A large TV antenna was also toppled
on a home.


.Tornado #4... South of Georgetown la in Grant Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 1.21 miles
path width /maximum/: 150 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 751 PM CST
start location: 9.50 miles SSW of Georgetown la
start lat/lon: 31.6285 / -92.4195

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 754 PM CST
end location: 8.95 miles S of Georgetown la
end lat/lon: 31.6329 / -92.3994

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage south of
Georgetown Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. The
tornado first touched down on Hwy. 165 and moved east northeast
damaging Camp Hardtner where numerous trees were snapped and/or
uprooted. Shingles were removed from several structures and a tree
fell on a home doing severe damage.


.Tornado #5... Jena la in LaSalle Parish...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 100 mph
path length /statute/: 0.15 miles
path width /maximum/: 100 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 829 PM CST
start location: Jena la
start lat/lon: 31.6791 / -92.1562

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 830 PM CST
end location: Jena la
end lat/lon: 31.6779 / -92.1540

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage in Jena
Louisiana was consistent with EF1 tornado damage. Snapped trees were
witnessed west of Hwy. 3104 near Hwy. 8. A wooden barn was damaged
and an uprooted tree fell on a church. A gas station canopy was
blown 50 yards away and a brick facade from a local business
collapsed from the wall of the building. Other storage buildings
were heavily damaged as well.


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 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


Berry


649 PM CST sun Jan 22 2017

... NWS damage survey results for severe weather on 01/21/17...

.Tornado #1... Near Plain Dealing la in Bossier Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 115 mph
path length /statute/: 8.46 miles
path width /maximum/: 990 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 512 PM CST
start location: 3.75 miles ESE of Plain Dealing la
start lat/lon: 32.8883 / -93.6432

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 518 PM CST
end location: 8.5 miles ENE of Plain Dealing la
end lat/lon: 32.9281 / -93.5582

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage just to
the east of Plain Dealing, Louisiana was consistent with EF2
tornado damage. Damage consisted of numerous trees snapped
and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were also downed along
the storms path. Structural damage consisted of approximately
2 Mobile homes rolled and completely destroyed along with
several outbuildings. One injury was reported when a resident
was hit in the head by a piece of lumber rendering the resident
briefly unconscious in a manufactured home that lost its roof.
An adjacent exterior wall was removed with another pushed in.
The worst structural damage was observed near and adjacent to
Mott Road. The tornado lifted to the northeast of Mott Road
where no additional damage was witnessed.

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 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


13


649 PM CST sun Jan 22 2017

... NWS damage survey results for severe weather on 01/21/17...

.Tornado #1... Near Plain Dealing la in Bossier Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 115 mph
path length /statute/: 8.46 miles
path width /maximum/: 990 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 512 PM CST
start location: 3.75 miles ESE of Plain Dealing la
start lat/lon: 32.8883 / -93.6432

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 518 PM CST
end location: 8.5 miles ENE of Plain Dealing la
end lat/lon: 32.9281 / -93.5582

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage just to
the east of Plain Dealing, Louisiana was consistent with EF2
tornado damage. Damage consisted of numerous trees snapped
and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were also downed along
the storms path. Structural damage consisted of approximately
2 Mobile homes rolled and completely destroyed along with
several outbuildings. One injury was reported when a resident
was hit in the head by a piece of lumber rendering the resident
briefly unconscious in a manufactured home that lost its roof.
An adjacent exterior wall was removed with another pushed in.
The worst structural damage was observed near and adjacent to
Mott Road. The tornado lifted to the northeast of Mott Road
where no additional damage was witnessed.

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 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


13

649 PM CST sun Jan 22 2017

... NWS damage survey results for severe weather on 01/21/17...

.Tornado #1... Near Plain Dealing la in Bossier Parish...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 115 mph
path length /statute/: 8.46 miles
path width /maximum/: 990 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 1

Start date: Jan 21 2017
start time: 512 PM CST
start location: 3.75 miles ESE of Plain Dealing la
start lat/lon: 32.8883 / -93.6432

End date: Jan 21 2017
end time: 518 PM CST
end location: 8.5 miles ENE of Plain Dealing la
end lat/lon: 32.9281 / -93.5582

Survey summary: a survey team determined that damage just to
the east of Plain Dealing, Louisiana was consistent with EF2
tornado damage. Damage consisted of numerous trees snapped
and/or uprooted. Numerous power lines were also downed along
the storms path. Structural damage consisted of approximately
2 Mobile homes rolled and completely destroyed along with
several outbuildings. One injury was reported when a resident
was hit in the head by a piece of lumber rendering the resident
briefly unconscious in a manufactured home that lost its roof.
An adjacent exterior wall was removed with another pushed in.
The worst structural damage was observed near and adjacent to
Mott Road. The tornado lifted to the northeast of Mott Road
where no additional damage was witnessed.

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 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

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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Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning
Arizona - Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Freeze Watch
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Avalanche Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
District of Columbia - Wind Advisory
Florida - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch
Kansas - Record Report
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Maine - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Statement , Wind Advisory
Massachusetts - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Record Report
Montana - Winter Weather Statement , Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Winter Storm Watch
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Avalanche Warning
New Hampshire - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
New Mexico - High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New York - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
North Carolina - Areal Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Oklahoma - Public Information Statement
Oregon - High Surf Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Pennsylvania - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
South Dakota - Winter Storm Watch
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , High Wind Watch , Public Information Statement
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Virginia - Wind Advisory , Record Report
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Wyoming - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
- Tornado Watch

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