Aerial Aftermath of Mountainburg Tornado
Drones Over Arkansas member, Perry Auxier of Capture Crew llc shot this quick vid of the aftermath in Mountainburg after a confirmed tornado passed thru on Friday the 13th, 2018.
The National Weather Service has completed their report, confirming the EF2 Tornado and has released these details.
- Peak Winds: 110 – 120 MPH
- Length: 11.7 miles
- Maximum Path Width: 1000 yards (0.56 miles)
- START | 4:04PM — 1.5 miles NNE of Rudy, AR (35.5490, -94.2621)
- END | 4:19PM — 3.1 miles ESE of Chester, AR (35.6730, -94.1222)
Damage: Several trees were snapped and uprooted as it crossed Frog Bayou. Homes were damaged, outbuildings destroyed, power poles blown down, and cars were rolled off the highway. Several mobile homes were destroyed and tree damaged was evident on Overlook Trail.