Sunday, 22 April, 2018

National Weather Service Talks April Storm Numbers

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Kenny Thornton | 17 April, 2018, 19:23

Some suspected tornadoes may be downgraded as merely strong winds, or the weather service may discover new tornado damage this week.

Sunday's storms did bring a rotating storm into Augusta county but there was no tornado.

Montgomery said around 950 crew members will be in Guilford County by Tuesday to continue power restoration efforts.

A North Carolina school system is canceling classes for a second day because of damages caused by a tornado.

A brief tornado northeast of New Castle on Sunday afternoon was apparently the first to ever hit Craig County.

Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Sunday toured areas hit by that storm, which left four people hurt.

The numbers aren't final, according to Michael Brown, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in North Little Rock. Several trees along the path were uprooted and snapped.

The National Weather Service in Shreveport, LA has had a very busy few days.

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Sunday's tornado had an estimated maximum wind speed of 130 mph, a path length of 20.4 miles and a maximum path width of 600 yards, according to a public information statement released Monday night by Steve Keighton, a science and operations officer at the National Weather Service in Blacksburg.

"Here dozens of homes were badly damaged, some almost completely, and many large pine trees were snapped off and left with no branches". No serious injuries were reported in those storms.

Early Monday, winds will get up to 25 miles per hour.

Single EF-1 tornadoes were reported in Gamaliel in Baxter County; Lavaca in Sebastian and Franklin counties; Ozone in Johnson County; and Umpire in Howard County.

South Carolina Electric & Gas Co. had nearly 2,000 customers without service, almost all were in Lexington and Richland counties.

More than 50,000 customers are without electricity after storms swept through North and SC, with at least one person dead.

Radar showed circulation in a thunderstorm near the Catawba River around 3:30 p.m., Observer correspondent Steve Lyttle reported.

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