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Tornadoes touch down near campus on Thursday October 18.

Tornado crossing South Farm

Interview with student and video of tornado just east of Northeast Village

More video and photos

 

NWS rates both tornadoes EF-0

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
527 PM CDT FRI OCT 19 2007

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

1241 PM     TORNADO          3 S STARKVILLE          33.41N 88.82W 
10/18/2007  F0               OKTIBBEHA          MS   NWS STORM SURVEY

            BRIEF TORNADO TOUCHDOWN JUST S OF STARKVILLE TORE SOME 
            TIN OFF A METAL BUILDING AT A COUNTRY CLUB ALONG WITH 
            SOME MINOR WALL DAMAGE. TWO TREES WERE SNAPPED ALONG THE 
            1/10 OF A MILE PATH, WIDTH 50 YDS, EF0. 
 
PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
523 PM CDT TUE OCT 23 2007

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0104 PM     TORNADO          5 E STARKVILLE          33.46N 88.74W
10/18/2007  F0               OKTIBBEHA          MS   STORM CHASER

            MSU NOMISSIT AND OTHERS VIDEO RECORDED A BRIEF TORNADO
            TOUCHDOWN. NO SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE REPORTED...TIME
            ESTIMATED.

 


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Tornado spawned by Hurricane Rita hits Mississippi State campus (2005)