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27aprAll DayThe Smithville, MS EF-5 Tornado (2011)

Event Details

The large funeral home slab can be seen along with incredible vegetation damage. Low lying shrubs were unable to withstand the onslaught, and large shrubbery had foliage, limbs, and bark blasted off (Johnny Buckner).

Main Writer Nelson Tucker presents a detailed summary on the April 27, 2011 Smithville, MS EF5 tornado. He examines the tornado, the extreme damage and the impact to the Smithville community.

Detailed Summary