This is a repeating event

27aprAll DayHaleyville, AL EF3 Tornado - April 27, 2011

Event Details

Substantial debarking of hardwood trees near a home that was swept away. Image from the NWS Birmingham.

During the early morning hours of April 28, 2011, five tornadoes ripped across the Shenandoah Valley. This summary looks at the strongest, an EF2, that snaked along a 37.6 mile path across Rockingham and Shenandoah Counties. It caused heavy damage near Basye and injured two people.

Detailed Summary