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13aprAll DayNewington (Screven County, GA)

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Start Time: 5:58 am EDT 

End Time:  Unknown

Rating:  EF1

Estimated Peak Winds: 105 mph

Path length: 2.83 miles

Width: 200 yards

Fatalities:  0

Injuries: 0

County:  Screven

State:  Georgia

Start Lat/Lon: 32.6516 / -81.487

End Lat/Lon: 32.6615 / -81.4399


This tornado began on Weisman Road resulting in snapping and uprooting of many trees. The tornado moved eastward and crossed Newington Highway, where it did some damage to a mobile home and small cabin. The mobile home had trees down on it and the roof was removed.  The cabin had a portion of the roof removed. The tornado then continued over a wooded area, with more snapping and uprooting of trees, finally dissipating in the marsh region just west of the Savannah River, Georgia.


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