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19aprAll DayLeesville (Vernon Parish, LA)

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Start Time: 4:50 pm CDT 

End Time:  4:57 pm CDT 

Rating:  EF1

Estimated Peak Winds: 105 mph

Path length: 5.4 miles

Width: 500 yards

Fatalities: 0

Injuries:  0

Parish:  Vernon

State:  Louisiana

Start Lat/Lon: 31.1666 / -93.3313

End Lat/Lon: 31.1583 / -93.2415


An EF-1 tornado touched down between the Leesville Airport and Lake Vernon Road. Numerous trees and power lines were blown down, uprooted or snapped off along West Hawthorne Road, Leesville County Club, Highway 117, LA Hwy 28, and Belview Road.  Some of the trees fell on homes and vehicles. No one was seriously Injured.


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