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18marAll DayJacksboro (Jack County, TX)

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Start Time:  8:56 pm CDT 

End Time: 9:05 pm CDT 

Rating:  EF0

Estimated Peak Winds:  80 mph

Path length:  1.82 miles

Width:  55 yards

Fatalities:  0

Injuries:  0

County: Jack

State:  Texas

Start Lat/Lon: 33.1659 / -98.0475

End Lat/Lon: 33.174 / -98.0175


A severe thunderstorm in Jack County developed a tornado southeast of Jacksboro between Highways US-281 and US-380. The storm also produced two additional areas of straight line wind damage in the county. The tornado started northeast of US-281 in
an open field and damaged several low-topped tree limbs. The tornado then crossed over a ridge and onto Dos Equis Ranch Road where it blew a manufactured building off its blocks. The building was secured with up-to-date straps. The tornado then continued northeast before lifting shortly after passing Dos Equis Ranch Road. The tornado was on the ground for approximately 1.8 miles and was 55 yards in width. It was rated an EF-0 with max winds estimated at 80 mph.


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