11janAll DayTazewell (Clairborne County, TN)


Start Time:  5:55 pm EST

End Time: 5:58 pm EST

Rating:  EF0

Estimated Peak Winds: 65 mph

Path length: 3.3 miles

Width: 30 yards

Fatalities:  0

Injuries: 0

County: Claiborne

State:  Tennessee

Start Lat/Lon: 36.4452 / -83.6048

End Lat/Lon: 36.4775 / -83.5638

The tornado initially touched down on Pine Avenue to the NW of New Tazewell blowing off half of the roof of a barn and uprooting or snapping several trees.  The tornado then produced sub-severe damage until it uprooted a large pine tree onto a house on Cherokee Circle and damaged roof shingles and shutters of a house on Linden Street. The house on Linden Street had a quarter of the roof shingles peeled off on the southeast corner  along with two window shutters blown off on the same side.  Sub severe damage then continued along the path until Murphy Mill Roadwhere soffits were damaged on the front porch of a house and multiple trees were uprooted or snapped in different directions on the properties across the street.


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