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Storms leave little damage in wake

Friday, April 11, 2008

Little damage was reported overnight from threatening weather that turned out less dangerous than forecast.

A storm shelter door blew open on Thursday afternoon from the high winds that preceded the thunderstorms. The front line of the storm front is visible in the sky.
Two waves of severe thunderstorms rolled across the region. The first, that began about 5:30 p.m. and ended about two hours later, resulted in reports of trees down, power outages and cable television service trouble in various parts of the city and county.

The second wave, which began at about 9:30 p.m. and ended about 11:30 p.m., was a lightning and thunder show with rain.

Precipitation totaled around two inches in some parts of the county near the Dyer-Lauderdale-Crockett county line.

No tornados were reported, although storm spotters alerted authorities to the beginning of a rotation near Friendship at about 6:15 p.m.

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i also noticed the rotation in the friendship area and couldn't resist taking a couple of pics of the strange looking clouds...



-- Posted by jeramy on Fri, Apr 11, 2008, at 5:20 AM

Interesting pic. What's that called, a micro-burst? I looks enough like a tornado to get my attention.

-- Posted by lookhere on Fri, Apr 11, 2008, at 8:04 AM

Good work JERAMY

-- Posted by chief_ty20 on Fri, Apr 11, 2008, at 9:05 AM

Good work Jeramy!

-- Posted by Ninjaman on Sat, Apr 12, 2008, at 1:47 PM

thank all you guys for being so appreciative

-- Posted by jeramy on Mon, Apr 14, 2008, at 5:08 AM

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