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12aprAll DayBenton (Bossier Parish, LA)

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Start Time: 9:52 am CDT 

End Time: 9:53 am CDT

Rating:  EF1

Estimated Peak Winds: 105 mph

Path length: 0.44 miles

Width: 125 yards

Fatalities:  0

Injuries: 0

Parish:  Bossier

State:  Louisiana

Start Lat/Lon:  32.6875 / -93.7439

End Lat/Lon:  32.6976 / -93.7366


An EF-0 Tornado started near Caddo Ave south of 5th St in the town of Benton LA, and moved to the east increasing in strength to an EF1 rating as it cross 5th St. between Sibley and Bossier Streets before dissipating east of Pine St. Several buildings in town had roof damage, the feed store had flat roof covering removed, and a single family home had a large porch dislodged with roof removed from the residence.


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