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Quick Review of Major Hurricane Matthew

Hurricane Matthew Track

Hurricane Matthew, the fourteenth named tropical cyclone of the 2016 season and the fourth to impact the WFO Jacksonville area of responsibility, moved along the coast of northeast Florida and southeast Georgia during the day and night of October 7th and 8th, 2016. The following tables below are some of the most notable weather and water level values as a result of Matthew’s passage.

Maximum Wind Values

Station Name County ST maxwindtime24 maxwind24
1 E Fort Caroline Duval FL 10/7/16 20:08 82
1 NNE Saint Augustine Beach St. Johns FL 10/7/16 17:00 76
2 N Mayport Duval FL 10/7/16 21:03 76
1 NNE Jacksonville Beach Duval FL 10/7/16 17:35 76
Crescent Beach St. Johns FL 10/7/16 16:45 75
Craig Municipal Airport Duval FL 10/7/16 19:37 69
Jacksonville Nas Duval FL 10/7/16 19:58 68
1 NW Saint Augustine St. Johns FL 10/7/16 17:09 67
Jacksonville Intl Airport Duval FL 10/7/16 19:19 64
Fernandina Beach Municipal Airport Nassau FL 10/8/16 2:35 60
Mayport Naval Station Duval FL 10/7/16 22:15 60
Jesup-wayne County Airport Wayne GA 10/8/16 0:15 58
2 WNW Silver Springs Shores Marion FL 10/7/16 17:37 57
1 SW Ortega Duval FL 10/7/16 18:33 55
Cecil Field Duval FL 10/8/16 2:15 55
Brunswick Golden Isles Airport Glynn GA 10/8/16 3:35 54
1 WNW Steven Foster State Park Charlton GA 10/8/16 3:01 50
Palm Coast Flagler FL 10/7/16 14:56 50
3 SE Welaka Putnam FL 10/7/16 19:05 49
5 WNW Jacksonville Heigh Duval FL 10/8/16 4:22 49
1 SW San Pablo Duval FL 10/7/16 16:01 48
Gainesville Regional Airport Alachua FL 10/7/16 19:17 48
1 NNE Orange Park Duval FL 10/7/16 22:36 47
Waycross-ware County Municipal Airport Ware GA 10/8/16 3:55 45
2 W Deenwood Ware GA 10/8/16 4:04 44
4 SW Baxley Appling GA 10/8/16 1:04 44
4 NW Interlachen Putnam FL 10/7/16 15:29 44
11 NNW Steven Foster State Park Charlton GA 10/8/16 3:10 43
Baxley Municipal Airport Appling GA 10/8/16 3:15 43
Keystone Heights Airport Bradford FL 10/8/16 3:15 41
Bacon County Airport Bacon GA 10/8/16 4:07 41
Lake City Municipal Airport Columbia FL 10/7/16 20:35 41
3 S Boys Estate Glynn GA 10/7/16 22:22 41
1 NW Fruit Cove St. Johns FL 10/7/16 18:55 40
5 WNW Newberry Gilchrist FL 10/7/16 19:30 39
1 SSE Ortega Duval FL 10/7/16 19:48 39
Ocala Airport – Jim Taylor Fld Marion FL 10/7/16 15:50 39
5 ESE Thalmann Glynn GA 10/8/16 7:04 38
2 E Durbin St. Johns FL 10/7/16 21:46 37
10 SW Folkston Charlton GA 10/7/16 21:56 37
8 N Florahome Clay FL 10/7/16 19:30 36
5 SE Alachua Alachua FL 10/7/16 19:23 36
Hazlehurst Airport Jeff Davis GA 10/8/16 7:35 36
3 SSE Spuds St. Johns FL 10/7/16 21:15 36
1 SSW Trenton Gilchrist FL 10/7/16 19:45 35
5 SSW High Springs Alachua FL 10/7/16 16:05 34
1 ESE Jacksonville Duval FL 10/7/16 20:00 34

Maximum Precipitation Values

stationname county st pcpn48 (inches)
5 ESE Thalmann Glynn GA 9.57
1 S Jacksonville Heigh Duval FL 8.15
1 SSE Ortega Duval FL 8
1 N Lakeside Clay FL 7.54
Craig Municipal Airport Duval FL 7.19
Jacksonville Intl Airport Duval FL 6.75
Palm Coast Flagler FL 6.52
1 SE San Marco Duval FL 6.51
Satilla River At Us 17 At Woodbine Camden GA 6.34
5 NW Doctortown Wayne GA 6.14
Jacksonville Nas Duval FL 6.03
3 W Bellair Clay FL 5.97
1 SE Ortega Duval FL 5.95
4 NNE Mandarin Duval FL 5.81
1 SW Ortega Duval FL 5.7
3 ENE Mandarin Duval FL 5.66
6 NE Lake Geneva Clay FL 5.43
1 SW San Pablo Duval FL 5.36
Nahunta 6ne Brantley GA 5.1
1 NW Fruit Cove St. Johns FL 5.05
5 NW Salt Springs Marion FL 4.65
8 N Florahome Clay FL 4.34
2 W Palm Coast Flagler FL 4.28
3 SE Welaka Putnam FL 3.89
4 SW Baxley Appling GA 3.66
2 W Deenwood Ware GA 3.35
11 NNW Steven Foster State Park Charlton GA 3.13
10 SW Folkston Charlton GA 3.09

INLAND FLOODING…

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ST JOHNS… SPUF1 – DEEP CREEK AT SPUDS REPORTED MAJOR FLOODING STORM TIDE OF 5.72 FEET NAVD88 AT 08/0400Z.

DCUF1 – DURBIN CREEK AT RACETRACK ROAD REPORTED PEAK STORM TIDE OF 3.62 FEET NAVD88 AT 08/0900Z.

DUVAL… JULF1 – JULINGTON CREEK AT OLD ST AUGUSTINE ROAD REPORTED MAJOR FLOODING STORM TIDE OF 4.61 FEET NAVD88 AT 08/0600Z.

DCDF1 – DUNN CREEK AT DUNN CREEK ROAD REPORTED MODERATE FLOODING STORM TIDE OF 4.09 FEET NAVD88 AT 07/2100Z. CCJF1 – CLAPBOARD CREEK NEAR

SHEFFIELD ROAD REPORTED MODERATE FLOODING STORM TIDE OF 4.36 FEET NAVD88 AT 07/1900Z.

CLAY… BCMF1 – BLACK CREEK AT MIDDLEBURG REPORTED MINOR FLOODING STORM TIDE OF 4.03 FEET NAVD88 AT 08/0300Z.

STORM IMPACTS BY COUNTY

FLAGLER

TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS STARTED TO CAUSE DAMAGE TO THE FLAGLER BEACH PIER DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON OF THU OCT 6TH WHEN A COUPLE OF PYLONS WERE WASHED AWAY. AROUND 0227 EDT ON OCT 7TH THE FIRST TS FORCE WIND GUST OF 47 MPH WAS MEASURED. DURING THE PREDAWN HOURS OF THE 7TH, TROPICAL STORM FORCE WIND GUSTS OF 47-61 MPH WERE MEASURED ACROSS FLAGLER COUNTY, MAINLY EAST OF BUNNELL TOWARD PALM COAST AND FLAGLER BEACH. DURING THE MORNING BETWEEN 0700 AND 1200 EDT,

TROPICAL STORM FORCE WIND GUSTS INCREASED TO 57-65 MPH AT MARINELAND AND FLAGLER BEACH. THE  BOARDWALK WAS BEING WASHED AWAY IN THE VILLAGES OF MANTAZAS SHORES AROUND 0900 EDT. STORM SURGE STARTED TO FLOOD COASTAL HOMES BY 0900 EDT. AT 1120 EDT, SUSTAINED 60 MPH WINDS WERE MEASURED AT FLAGLER BEACH. REPORTS OF TREES UPROOTED WERE REPORTED IN PALM COAST BY NOON, AND HURRICANE FORCE WIND GUSTS UP TO 76 MPH WERE MEASURED BY 1124 EDT AT FLAGLER BEACH. AROUND 1146 EDT, PORTIONS OF COASTAL HIGHWAY A1A NEAR THE BEACH WERE WASHED OUT IN FLAGLER BEACH. BETWEEN 1150 AND 1200, ESTIMATED GUSTS WERE 76-80 MPH NORTH OF PALM COAST, AND A MEASURED WIND GUST OF 83 MPH WAS RECORDED AT FLAGLER BEACH. BY 1400, MULTIPLE OCEAN FRONT STRUCTURES HAD ROOF DAMAGE. BETWEEN 1400-1500 EDT, THE END OF THE FLAGLER BEACH PIER WAS REPORTED MISSING AND A1A WAS WASHED OUT UP AND DOWN THE FLAGLER COUNTY COAST. AT 1800, THE PALM COAST SALTWATER CANAL MEASURED A STORM SURGE DEPTH OF 6 FEET, WHICH WAS ABOUT 44 INCHES OVER THE BULKHEAD.

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PUTNAM

TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS STARTED CAUSING TREE DAMAGE IN PALATKA AROUND 0713 EDT ON OCT 7TH WHEN A TREE FELL ON A HOME. AT 1500, ONE 55 YEAR OLD FEMALE WAS KILLED DUE TO HURRICANE FORCE WIND GUSTS BLOWING DOWN A TREE ONTO THE TRAILER IN WHICH SHE SOUGHT STORM SHELTER IN A CAMPER AT A CAMPGROUND NEAR CRESCENT CITY. AT 2041 EDT, FLOODING WAS REPORTED ON TARPON BLVD IN BOSTWICK. CANALS ABOUT A QUARTER MILE AWAY FROM THE ST. JOHNS RIVER  EXPERIENCED FLOODING ON BOTH SIDES OF THE ROADWAYS. PHOTOS FROM PUTNAM COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT INDICATED EXTENSIVE FLOODING AND WIDESPREAD TREE DAMAGE IN EAST PALATKA AND BOSTWICK AFTER 1500 EDT, INCLUDING THE FAR END OF EAST RIVER ROAD. THE BOSTWICK AREA HAD UP TO 3 FEET OF RIVER FLOODING IN MANY LOCATIONS NEAR THE RIVER, INCLUDING IN STRUCTURES AND HOMES. CEDAR CREEK AND PALMETTO BLUFF OF BOSTWICK HAD WIDESPREAD FLOODING OVER ROADS AND WITHIN YARDS, WITH TREE DAMAGE. THE BOAT RAMP AT EGLIN GROVE IN EAST PALATKA WAS OVER-WASHED BY AT LEAST 3 TO 4 FEET OF WATER WITH A LOT OF FLOODING DEBRIS IN THE AREA. A LOT OF THE WATER ACCUMULATED UNDER STRONG ONSHORE FLOW FOR A COUPLE OF DAYS WITHIN THE RIVER BASIN AHEAD OF HURRICANE MATTHEW, AND WHEN THE STORM SURGE COMBINED WITH HIGH TIDE AND STRONG NORTHERLY FLOW COINCIDED OVER THE ST. JOHNS FRIDAY, RIVER FLOODING WAS EXTENSIVE.  WIND DAMAGE OCCURRED TO STRUCTURES, INCLUDING AT CRILL DRIVE AND SR 19 IN PALATKA WHERE METAL ROOFING WAS ROLLED AND DAMAGED.

Images from Putnam County provided by the Emergency Management.

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NASSAU

AT 1530 ON OCTOBER 7TH THE FERDINDINA BEACH TIDE GAUGE REPORTED A PEAK WATER LEVEL OF 6.91 FT ABOVE NAVD88 DATUM. THIS WAS 4.32 FT ABOVE THE PREDICTED HIGH TIDE OF 2.59 FT NAVD88 DATUM. THIS VALUE RANKED AS THE THIRD HIGHEST WATER LEVEL RECORDED AT THIS GAUGE SITE BEHIND THE OCT 2ND 1898 AND OCT 19TH 1944 HURRICANE, AND WAS ABOVE BOTH HURRICANES DORA AND JEANNE. AT 1945 EDT A TREE FELL ON A STREET LIGHT AND TRANSFORMER AT 14TH AND ATLANTIC. AT 2100 EDT, TWO LARGE TREES WERE BLOWN DOWN ON OLD DIXIE HIGHWAY NEAR IRVIN AVENUE AND COMPLETELY BLOCKED THE ROAD. AT 2226 ON OCT 7TH A LARGE TREE AND POWER LINES WERE BLOWN DOWN ON ATLANTIC AVENUE ON AMELIA ISLAND.

THROUGH THE EVENT WIDESPREAD TREE, POWERLINE AND SOME STRUCTURAL DAMAGE WAS REPORTED DUE TO TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS AND GUSTS TO HURRICANE FORCE. MOST OF THE WIND DAMAGE WAS ACROSS COASTAL LOCATIONS INCLUDING FERNANDINA BEACH. THERE WERE REPORTS OF TREES DOWN ON STRUCTURES AS WELL.  AT ASH AND FRONT STREET A MOTEL AWNING WAS BLOWN UP AGAINST A RAILROAD CROSSING. A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY WAS ISSUED FOR THE EGANS CREEK DRAINAGE AT 1540 EDT AS THE SURGE AND SEICHE IMPACTS MOVED DOWN THE DRAINAGE. EXTENSIVE FLOODING OF FLETCHER AVENUE OCCURRED, ESPECIALLY NEAR THE 600 BLOCK SECTION WHICH EXTENDED SOUTHWARD TO THE 1500 BLOCK OF FLETCHER AVENUE AND SOUTHWARD TO OCEAN DRIVE. THESE AREAS ARE JUST EAST OF EGANS CREEK. WATER LEVEL OBSERVATIONS INDICATED A SEICHE FLOOD TRAILING THE STORM SURGE THAT LIKELY FLOODED EGANS CREEK AS HURRICANE MATTHEW STARTED TO TRACK FARTHER NORTH OF THE LOCAL AREA WITH A SWITCH IN WINDS TO THE NNW PUSHING SURGE WATERS BACK ACROSS THE EGANS CREEK DRAINAGE.

DUVAL

TROPICAL STORM FORCE GUSTS STARTED EARLY MORNING ON OCT 7TH. REPORTS OF TREES DOWN BEGAN WITH THE FIRST REPORT AROUND 730 AM EDT OF A  LARGE TREE AND POWER LINES DOWN IN ORTEGA. A TREE WAS REPORTED ON A HOME IN EAST ARLINGTON AROUND THE SAME TIME. BETWEEN 11 AM EDT AND NOON THE JACKSONVILLE AIRPORT REPORTED A 51 MPH GUST WHILE A TREE WAS REPORTED TO CRUSH A CAR ON WOOD AVE IN ARLINGTON. WINDS CONTINUED TO INCREASE DURING THE DAY AND IN THE AFTERNOON CRAIG AIRPORT STARTING TO REPORT SUSTAINED TROPICAL STORM FORCE WINDS. AT 415 PM CRAIG AIRPORT REPORTED SUSTAINED NORTH WINDS AT 41 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 62 MPH. AT 135 PM EDT THE JACKSONVILLE BEACH PIER REPORTED 61 MPH WINDS WITH GUSTS TO 76 MPH. TREES WERE REPORTED DOWN THROUGHOUT THE EVENING HOURS. BETWEEN 4 AND 6 PM TREES CAME DOWN ON 103RD STREET, DUNN AVE., PULASKI AND TERREL ROADS. AT 624 PM TREES WERE ON I-95 SOUTHBOUND NEAR MILE MARKER 339 BLOCKING 2 LANES. AT 954 PM SIGNIFICANT STRUCTURAL DAMAGE WAS DONE AT A SURF SHOP AT BEACH BLVD. AND 9TH ST. SOUTH. AT 1125 PM TREES WERE DOWN ON I-10 EAST BOUND NEAR CHAFFEE ROAD BLOCKING ONE LANE. FLOODING WAS ALSO REPORTED WITH COMMONWEALTH AVE CLOSED BETWEEN ELLIS AND LANE AVENUES. DUE TO WATER OVER THE ROAD. COASTAL FLOODING WAS REPORTED ALONG THE COAST AND THE ST. JOHNS RIVER. THE NOAA TIDAL GAUGE AT MAYPORT REPORTED 5.14 FEET ABOVE NAV88D DATUM WHICH IS THE 2ND HIGHEST LEVEL ON RECORD SINCE THE 1898 HURRICANE. AT 5 PM THE DAMES POINT BRIDGE NOAA TIDAL GAUGE REPORTED 4.19 FEET ABOVE NAV88D DATUM WHICH WAS 2.3 FEET ABOVE PREDICTED. AT 806 PM THE NOAA TIDAL GAUGE AT THE BUCKMAN BRIDGE WAS 3.42 FEET ABOVE NAV88D WHICH WAS 2.43 FEET ABOVE PREDICTED.

Below are some images from Duval County, provided by Emergency Management and NWS storm survey.

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ST JOHNS

STORM SURGE FLOODING WAS SEVERE AS A NWS STORM SURVEY REPORTED A NEW INLET HAD FORMED BETWEEN MARINELAND AND MANTANZAS INLET. SEVERE DAMAGE WAS REPORTED IN SUMMERHAVEN. STORM SURGE FLOODING WAS REPORTED IN THE EARLY MORNING HOURS AT THE SEA WALL IN ST AUGUSTINE BEACH AND AT THE CASTILLO DE SAN MARCOS SEA WALL. WATER WAS ALSO REPORTED FLOWING ACROSS ANASTASIA ISLAND AT ABOUT 2.5 FEET ABOVE
GROUND. THE NOAA TIDAL GAUGE ON THE ST JOHNS RIVER AT RACY POINT REPORTED A PEAK WATER LEVEL OF 5.05 FEET ABOVE NAVD88 DATUM WHICH WAS 3.85 FEET ABOVE PREDICTED. TROPICAL STORM FORCE GUSTS BEGAN IN ST JOHNS COUNTY THURSDAY NIGHT OCT 6TH. AT VILANO BEACH WINDS WERE REPORTED AT 39 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 46 MPH AT 11 PM. HURRICANE FORCE GUSTS WERE REPORTED NEAR THE COAST ON OCT 7TH. THE C-MAN (SAUF1)
SITE ON THE ST AUGUSTINE PIER REPORTED A 79 MPH GUST AT 1150 AM EDT AND AN 85 MPH GUST AT 1250 PM EDT ON THE 7TH. THE GUANA RIVER STATE PARK REPORTED A 72 MPH GUST AT 145 PM WHILE THE VILANO BEACH BRIDGE HAD A 60 MPH GUST. WIND DAMAGE REPORTS INCLUDED A TREE UPROOTED ONTO A HOME IN ST AUGUSTINE SHORES AROUND 8 AM AND SIGNIFICANT ROOF DAMAGE TO FIRST COAST POWERSPORTS OFF U.S. 1 HIGHWAY IN THE MID
AFTERNOON. A LARGE TREE FELL ON SAN MARCO AVE NEAR HOPE STREET IN ST AUGUSTINE AND ALSO ON I-95 NEAR INTERNATIONAL GOLF PARKWAY BLOCKING ONE LANE.

Below are some images taken from the Summer Haven area in St. Johns County from NWS storm surveys.

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CLAY

STRONG WINDS REACHED TROPICAL STORM FORCE STRENGTH WHICH DOWNED NUMEROUS TREES. DURING THE MORNING ON OCT 7TH TREES WERE REPORTED DOWN IN EAGLE HARBOR ON FLEMING ISLAND AND ALSO ON A HOME AND VEHICLE IN ORANGE PARK. DURING THE EVENING A TREE FELL ON A HOUSE IN GREEN COVE SPRINGS. TREES WERE ALSO REPORTED DOWN ON ELDERBERRY COURT IN ORANGE PARK AND ON PINE AVE IN FLEMING ISLAND. DUE TO HEAVY
RAINFALL THE SOUTH FORK OF BLACK CREEK NEAR PENNEY FARMS REACHED MINOR FLODD STAGE AND CREST AT 16.5 FEET IN THE MORNING ON OCT 8TH.

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Tropical Storm Colin Summary for Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia

Rainfall Totals for Tropical Storm Colin (inches)

June 6 and 7, 2016 (2-Day Rainfall Reports)

Location County State Rainfall Lat Lon
2 NNE Micanopy Alachua  FL 8.18 29.5348 -82.2681
1 SE Gainesville Alachua  FL 7.12 29.65547 -82.31708
2 WSW Picolata Clay  FL 7.1 29.901897 -81.627703
2 NNW Bakersville St. Johns  FL 6.93 29.944067 -81.5061
Gainesville Regional Airport Alachua  FL 6.34 29.6897 -82.2719
3 SE Welaka Putnam  FL 6.17 29.44217 -81.63033
3 N Flemington Marion  FL 6.11 29.457061 -82.299833
1 NNW Mannville Putnam  FL 5.93 29.651678 -81.874637
1 W Saint Augustine Shore St. Johns  FL 5.74 29.81285 -81.331895
4 NW Interlachen Putnam  FL 5.13 29.66667 -81.952
Washington Oaks State Gardens Flagler  FL 5.1 29.6347 -81.2061
Palm Coast Flagler  FL 5.07 29.57683 -81.22767
3 NNE Lake Weir Marion  FL 5.06 29.0609 -81.9759
2 NW University Of Florida Alachua  FL 4.93 29.67017 -82.39
5 WSW Durbin St. Johns  FL 4.88 30.05182 -81.53834
Georgetown Putnam  FL 4.76 29.39962 -81.65219
St Augustine Airport St. Johns  FL 4.71 29.9597 -81.3403
5 WNW Newberry Gilchrist  FL 4.63 29.67172 -82.7014
2 W Palm Coast Flagler  FL 4.62 29.57058 -81.24654
3 W Bellair Clay  FL 4.59 30.18119 -81.8053
Jacksonville Beach Duval  FL 4.37 30.29 -81.3922
8 N Florahome Clay  FL 4.26 29.85039 -81.895
2 WNW San Pablo Duval  FL 4.05 30.314391 -81.467561
5 NW Salt Springs Marion  FL 4 29.398611 -81.805557
3 WNW Ocklawaha Marion  FL 3.96 29.06062 -81.97536
3 ENE Mandarin Duval  FL 3.94 30.17049 -81.581833
5 SSW High Springs Alachua  FL 3.93 29.74267 -82.61666
4 WNW Newberry Gilchrist  FL 3.88 29.676548 -82.668717
Alapaha River At Hwy 94 Echols  GA 3.86 30.7039 -83.0333
Starke Bradford  FL 3.85 29.9431 -82.0683
6 SSE Brooker Alachua  FL 3.82 29.80059 -82.283616
5 SE Alachua Alachua  FL 3.77 29.72767 -82.41983
1 S Bellair Clay  FL 3.76 30.15172 -81.742435
6 SSE Alachua Alachua  FL 3.69 29.688 -82.455
4 WSW Switzerland Clay  FL 3.67 30.06164 -81.71337
Ocala Marion  FL 3.59 29.0803 -82.0778
2 NNE Bakerstown Putnam  FL 3.57 29.38533 -81.4725
5 WNW Newberry Gilchrist  FL 3.52 29.6732 -82.7012
1 N Lakeside Clay  FL 3.51 30.144849 -81.766778
4 WNW Lynne Marion  FL 3.51 29.218518 -81.98067
1 SW San Pablo Duval  FL 3.26 30.2745 -81.45667
High Springs 3.2 SW Alachua  FL 3.25 29.786949 -82.627651
Jacksonville 6.7 WSW Duval  FL 3.25 30.303307 -81.76355
1 SE San Marco Duval  FL 3.23 30.29546 -81.6397
2 WNW Silver Springs Shores Marion  FL 3.23 29.1195 -82.04717
5 SSE Brooker Alachua  FL 3.15 29.811 -82.304
Neptune Beach Duval  FL 3.15 30.321562 -81.395639
St Augustine Lighthouse St. Johns  FL 3.1 29.9083 -81.3139
Fernandina Beach Nassau  FL 3.05 30.648933 -81.448349
2 WSW Douglas Coffee  GA 3.03 31.4912 -82.89077
1 SSE Arlington Duval  FL 3 30.315674 -81.598511
Baxley 5nnw Appling  GA 2.95 31.8469 -82.3756
Craig Municipal Airport Duval  FL 2.95 30.3361 -81.5147
1 NNE Weirsdale Marion  FL 2.93 28.9955 -81.91833
3 N Bunnell Flagler  FL 2.92 29.5135 -81.2505
Orange Park Clay  FL 2.91 30.177842 -81.698154
Pearson 3.5 NE Atkinson  GA 2.88 31.33823 -82.81723
Jacksonville Nas Duval  FL 2.84 30.23 -81.68
1 SW Ortega Duval  FL 2.81 30.25695 -81.71852
1 WNW Alachua Alachua  FL 2.8 29.78996 -82.50968
1 S Jacksonville Heigh Duval  FL 2.78 30.235 -81.786944
1 SSE Ortega Duval  FL 2.77 30.25583 -81.70417
1 NW Fruit Cove St. Johns  FL 2.76 30.11426 -81.63672
Trenton 4.0 NW Gilchrist  FL 2.75 29.656267 -82.862753
5 NNW Alachua Alachua  FL 2.73 29.8519459 -82.499939
1 WNW Ortega Duval  FL 2.72 30.276483 -81.730413
1 SW Saint Simons Glynn  GA 2.7 31.164127 -81.396439
Nahunta 6ne Brantley  GA 2.7 31.2739 -81.9197
1 SE Ortega Duval  FL 2.68 30.24867 -81.69417
2 NNW Flagler Beach Flagler  FL 2.66 29.49914 -81.13742
Fernandina Beach Nassau  FL 2.65 30.6589 -81.4636
5 SSW Espanola Flagler  FL 2.56 29.43235 -81.35108
2 S Arlington Duval  FL 2.56 30.3016491 -81.599052
Brunswick Coop Glynn  GA 2.55 31.1681 -81.5022
Malcolm Mc Kinnon Airport Glynn  GA 2.55 31.1514 -81.3917
1 E Normandy Duval  FL 2.4 30.30483 -81.73483
2 S Macclenny Baker  FL 2.4 30.247 -82.12
1 SSE Manor Ware  GA 2.33 31.075241 -82.560521
Manor Ware  GA 2.33 31.0833 -82.5653
2 NE Kingsland Camden  GA 2.3 30.819382 -81.62589
Satilla River At Ga 158 Near Waycross Ware  GA 2.3 31.3025 -82.5614
2 NNE Oceanway Duval  FL 2.27 30.5042291 -81.620387
5 NW Doctortown Wayne  GA 2.23 31.700603 -81.895714
5 ESE Thalmann Glynn  GA 2.21 31.256945 -81.610558
10 SW Folkston Charlton  GA 2.21 30.740299 -82.1278
1 WNW Steven Foster State Park Charlton  GA 2.19 30.82889 -82.360001
3 NE Yulee Nassau  FL 2.17 30.66471 -81.53872
1 SSW Trenton Gilchrist  FL 2.17 29.59383 -82.82583
Little Satilla River Near Offerman 4ne Pierce  GA 2.16 31.4511 -82.0547
Pridgen Coffee  GA 2.14 31.6953 -82.9239
3 S Boys Estate Glynn  GA 2.13 31.2657 -81.48216
2 NNW Tallyrand Duval  FL 2.13 30.388 -81.6495
Atkinson 1wsw Brantley  GA 2.1 31.2211 -81.8675
Jesup 10.0 NNW Wayne  GA 2.1 31.731982 -81.957815
2 ENE Screven Wayne  GA 2.06 31.49864 -81.9817
3 SE Yulee Nassau  FL 2.05 30.597876 -81.528411
Jacksonville Intl Airport Duval  FL 2.05 30.4847 -81.7017
4 ESE Hickox Brantley  GA 2.04 31.12 -81.93
4 NNE Mandarin Duval  FL 2.03 30.21333 -81.60167
Bacon County Airport Bacon  GA 2.02 31.5358 -82.5067
Palm Coast Flagler  FL 1.95 29.56626 -81.20536
1 N Yulee Nassau  FL 1.8 30.65933 -81.576
2 W Deenwood Ware  GA 1.79 31.246668 -82.40139
Waycross Pierce  GA 1.78 31.2514 -82.3128
Glen St Mary 1w Baker  FL 1.71 30.2717 -82.1856
4 SE Fort White Columbia  FL 1.69 29.87917 -82.65717
3 SSE San Marco Duval  FL 1.63 30.265 -81.64717
3 N Olustee Baker  FL 1.59 30.251389 -82.42083
Woodbine Camden  GA 1.42 30.9589 -81.7072
Bell 4wnw Gilchrist  FL 1.4 29.7692 -82.9169
Satilla River At Us 17 At Woodbine Camden  GA 1.37 30.9744 -81.7258
5 W Maxville Baker  FL 1.35 30.2 -82.1
11 NNW Steven Foster State Park Charlton  GA 1.34 30.975237 -82.396378
4 NE Oceanway Duval  FL 1.31 30.513225 -81.572494
Fargo 2ne Clinch  GA 1.26 30.7075 -82.5392
4 WNW Columbia Columbia  FL 1.25 30.0912361 -82.766548
1 SSW Palm Valley St. Johns  FL 1.24 30.17733 -81.39983
1 SSE Lumber City Jeff Davis  GA 1.18 31.918329 -82.673889
5 NNW White Springs Hamilton  FL 1.15 30.41361 -82.786392
3 WSW Kingsland Camden  GA 1.14 30.77317 -81.72583
Suwannee River At Us Hwy 441 Clinch  GA 1.12 30.6806 -82.5606
Div Forestry Columbia  FL 1.09 30.1844 -82.5933
1 SSE Ichetucknee Spring Columbia  FL 1.06 29.9447803 -82.760445
7 NNW Taylor Baker  FL 1.05 30.541945 -82.34333

Graphic below: 24 hour rainfall from 5 am June 6, 2016 to 5am on June 7, 2016.

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Peak Tropical Storm Colin Wind Gust (mph) Reports

Location Speed Time/Date Lat/Lon
2 N Mayport 63 MPH 0357 PM 06/06 30.42N/81.41W
1 NNE Jacksonville Beach 49 MPH 1136 PM 06/06 30.29N/81.39W
3 E Bunnell 45 MPH 1255 AM 06/07 29.46N/81.21W
Jacksonville Intl Airport 43 MPH 0350 PM 06/06 30.48N/81.70W
Mayport Naval Station 43 MPH 1159 PM 06/06 30.40N/81.43W
Huguenot Park 42 MPH 1200 AM 06/07 30.41N/81.42W
Ocala Airport 42 MPH 0150 PM 06/06 29.17N/82.22W
2 NNW Flagler Beach 41 MPH 0115 AM 06/07 29.50N/81.14W
Jacksonville NAS 41 MPH 0327 PM 06/06 30.23N/81.68W
St Augustine Airport 41 MPH 1023 PM 06/06 29.96N/81.34W
Gainesville Regional Airport 40 MPH 0209 PM 06/06 29.69N/82.27W
1 NNE Orange Park 40 MPH 0324 PM 06/06 30.19N/81.69W
33 ENE Flagler Beach 39 MPH 0400 AM 06/07 29.60N/80.60W
Malcolm Mc Kinnon Airport 39 MPH 0511 PM 06/06 31.15N/81.39W
1 NNE Saint Augustine Beach 39 MPH 1100 PM 06/06 29.86N/81.26W
2 WNW Silver Springs Shores 37 MPH 0208 PM 06/06 29.12N/82.05W
Fernandina Beach Municipal A 36 MPH 0415 PM 06/06 30.61N/81.46W
3 ESE Green Cove Springs 36 MPH 0324 PM 06/06 29.98N/81.63W
1 NW Saint Augustine 36 MPH 1109 PM 06/06 29.92N/81.33W
Craig Municipal Airport 35 MPH 1111 PM 06/06 30.34N/81.51W
1 W Arlington 33 MPH 0330 PM 06/06 30.34N/81.63W
Crescent Beach 33 MPH 1125 PM 06/06 29.72N/81.23W
1 E Fort Caroline 33 MPH 1112 PM 06/06 30.39N/81.48W
Palatka Airport 33 MPH 1155 PM 06/06 29.66N/81.69W
2 E Durbin 31 MPH 1055 PM 06/06 30.08N/81.41W
3 WSW Kingsland 30 MPH 0419 PM 06/06 30.77N/81.73W
Brunswick Golden Isles Airport 29 MPH 0535 PM 06/06 31.26N/81.47W
Cecil Field 29 MPH 0315 PM 06/06 30.22N/81.88W
3 WNW Ocklawaha 29 MPH 0449 PM 06/06 29.06N/81.98W
1 E Normandy 28 MPH 0333 PM 06/06 30.30N/81.73W
5 SSW Espanola 26 MPH 1121 PM 06/06 29.43N/81.35W
1 SW Ortega 26 MPH 1122 PM 06/06 30.26N/81.72W
Palm Coast 26 MPH 0117 AM 06/07 29.57N/81.21W
3 SE Welaka 26 MPH 0436 PM 06/06 29.44N/81.63W
3 N Bunnell 25 MPH 0103 AM 06/07 29.51N/81.25W
5 NW Salt Springs 25 MPH 0604 PM 06/06 29.40N/81.81W
3 SSE San Marco 25 MPH 0333 PM 06/06 30.27N/81.65W
5 SE Alachua 24 MPH 0206 PM 06/06 29.73N/82.42W
5 WSW Durbin 24 MPH 1029 PM 06/06 30.05N/81.54W
4 NW Interlachen 24 MPH 0238 PM 06/06 29.67N/81.95W
4 NNE Mandarin 24 MPH 0333 PM 06/06 30.21N/81.60W
1 SW San Pablo 24 MPH 1046 PM 06/06 30.27N/81.46W
3 SSE Spuds 24 MPH 0100 AM 06/07 29.69N/81.44W
1 SSW Trenton 24 MPH 1236 AM 06/07 29.59N/82.83W
2 W Palm Coast 23 MPH 1135 PM 06/06 29.57N/81.25W
3 NNE Reddick 23 MPH 0215 PM 06/06 29.41N/82.17W
5 WNW Jacksonville Heights 22 MPH 0332 PM 06/06 30.29N/81.87W
Lake City Municipal Airport 22 MPH 0255 PM 06/06 30.18N/82.58W
5 ESE Thalmann 21 MPH 0604 PM 06/06 31.26N/81.61W
3 NE Yulee 21 MPH 1142 PM 06/06 30.66N/81.54W
Keystone Heights Airport 20 MPH 0315 AM 06/07 29.85N/82.05W

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.

Data compiled above was from June 6th through the morning of June 7th.

Storm Reports from the Tropical Colin

..TIME…   …EVENT…      …CITY LOCATION…     …LAT.LON…
..DATE…   ….MAG….      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. …SOURCE….
..REMARKS..

0150 PM     TROPICAL STORM   6 W OCALA               29.17N 82.22W
06/06/2016                   MARION             FL   AWOS

THE AIRPORT WEATHER OBSERVING STATION AT THE OCALA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT MEASURED A SOUTHERLY WIND GUST OF  42 MPH AS STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MOVED ACROSS THE TERMINAL.

0310 PM     TROPICAL STORM   5 SSW ORANGE PARK       30.10N 81.73W
06/06/2016                   CLAY               FL   BROADCAST MEDIA

BROADCAST MEDIA REPORTED TREES DOWN IN FLEMING ISLAND.      THE TIME GIVEN WAS BASED ON RADAR.

0325 PM     TROPICAL STORM   4 WNW NORMANDY          30.33N 81.82W
06/06/2016                   DUVAL              FL   TRAINED SPOTTER

NUMEROUS TREES DOWNED AND SEVERED BY STRONG WIND GUSTS   NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF CATHY TRIPP ROAD AND OLD PLANK ROAD

0325 PM     TROPICAL STORM   5 W NORMANDY            30.31N 81.85W
06/06/2016                   DUVAL              FL   BROADCAST MEDIA

WJAX RELAYED A REPORT OF TREES DOWNED NEAR INTERSTATE 10 AND CHAFFEE ROAD.

0325 PM     TORNADO          4 W NORMANDY            30.30N 81.83W
06/06/2016                   DUVAL              FL   NWS STORM SURVEY

NWS STORM SURVEY HAS DETERMINED THAT A TORNADO OCCURRED  AROUND THE CRYSTAL SPRINGS ROAD AND BLAIR ROAD AREA. EF-1 TORNADO DETERMINED.

0330 PM     TROPICAL STORM   4 W ARLINGTON           30.33N 81.67W
06/06/2016                   DUVAL              FL   BROADCAST MEDIA

BROADCAST MEDIA REPORTED TREES DOWN IN THE HOGANS CREEK  AREA DOWNTOWN. TIME GIVEN WAS BASED ON RADAR.

0330 PM     TROPICAL STORM   HILLIARD                30.69N 81.92W
06/06/2016                   NASSAU             FL   NEWSPAPER

TREES WERE BLOWN DOWN ALONG COUNTY ROAD 108 ALONG HIGHWAY 1 IN HILLIARD

0335 PM     TROPICAL STORM   1 WNW UNF               30.28N 81.53W
06/06/2016                   DUVAL              FL   PUBLIC

PUBLIC REPORTED THREE TREES UPROOTED AT THE INTERSECTION OF BEACH BLVD AND ST. JOHNS BLUFF ROAD ALONG WITH  MULTIPLE LARGE LIMBS DOWNED.

0340 PM     TROPICAL STORM   1 NNE UNF               30.29N 81.51W
06/06/2016                   DUVAL              FL   PUBLIC

TREES DOWNED BY A POSSIBLE DOWNBURST NEAR THE FLORIDA  STATE COLLEGE JACKSONVILLE SOUTHSIDE CAMPUS.

0350 PM     TROPICAL STORM   JACKSONVILLE INTL ARPT  30.48N 81.71W
06/06/2016                   DUVAL              FL   ASOS

ASOS MEASURED A 43 MPH GUST.

0357 PM     TROPICAL STORM   2 N MAYPORT             30.42N 81.41W
06/06/2016                   AMZ452             FL   MESONET

SENSOR REPORTED A SOUTHWEST WEST SUSTAINED AT 51 MPH WITH A GUST TO 63 MPH.

0400 PM     TROPICAL STORM   BUNNELL                 29.47N 81.26W
06/06/2016                   FLAGLER            FL   EMERGENCY MNGR

STORM TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNT AT THE FLAGLER COUNTY EOC WAS 4.61 INCHES.

0400 PM     TROPICAL STORM   MARINELAND              29.66N 81.21W
06/06/2016                   FLAGLER            FL   EMERGENCY MNGR

STORM TOTAL RAINFALL NEAR MARINELAND GENERALLY RANGED FROM 3-5 INCHES BASED ON GROUND TRUTH AND RADAR ESTIMATES.  A WIND GUSTS TO 41 MPH WAS MEASURED AT 419 PM  ON JUNE 6TH AND ANOTHER GUST TO 44 MPH WAS MEASURED AT 110 AM ON JUNE 7TH BY AN AUTOMATED WEATHER STATION THAT THE COUNTY EM TEAM OPERATES.

0406 PM     TROPICAL STORM   PALM COAST              29.57N 81.21W
06/06/2016                   FLAGLER            FL   EMERGENCY MNGR

STORM TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS ACROSS THE PALM COAST CITY LIMITS GENERALLY RANGED FROM 3-6 INCHES WITHIN 24 HRS.  MOST RAINFALL FELL LATE AFTERNOON ON JUNE 6TH THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS OF JUNE 7TH.

0406 PM     TROPICAL STORM   FLAGLER BEACH           29.47N 81.13W
06/06/2016                   FLAGLER            FL   EMERGENCY MNGR

SEVERAL WALL CLOUDS WERE NOTED BETWEEN 4 PM AND 520 PM   ACROSS FLAGLER BEACH. STORM TOTAL RAINFALL RANGED BETWEEN  2-4 INCHES BASED ON GROUND TRUTH AND RADAR ESTIMATES.   AROUND 0125 AM A SKYWARN OBSERVER MEASUERD A WIND GUST TO  43 MPH AT FLAGLER BEACH.

0600 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     2 S GAINESVILLE         29.65N 82.34W
06/06/2016                   ALACHUA            FL   STORM CHASER

POSSIBLE TOUCHDOWN SOUTH OF UF CAMPUS. NOT CONFIRMED  TORNADO. MINOR DAMAGED OCCURRED TO A STRUCTURE AND SEVERAL TREES WERE BLOWN DOWN.

0600 PM     TROPICAL STORM   MAYPORT                 30.38N 81.41W
06/06/2016                   DUVAL              FL   TRAINED SPOTTER

WIND GUSTS OF AT LEAST 55 MPH WAS REPORTED IN MAYPORT  VILLAGE. SOME SMALL LIMBS WERE BLOWN DOWN. A POWER LINE WAS BLOWN DOWN AT THE CORNER OF HENRY ROAD AND REBAULT PARK. OVER 4 INCHES OF RAINFALL WERE MEASURED AS OF 6 PM.

1023 PM     TROPICAL STORM   6 NNW ST. AUGUSTINE     29.97N 81.33W
06/06/2016                   ST. JOHNS          FL   ASOS

ST. AUGUSTINE AIRPORT REPORTED A 41 MPH WIND GUST.

1045 PM     TROPICAL STORM   1 NNW JACKSONVILLE BEAC 30.29N 81.39W
06/06/2016                   DUVAL              FL   MESONET

GUST TO 42 MPH AT JACKSONVILLE BEACH PIER.

1103 PM     TROPICAL STORM   7 W BUNNELL             29.47N 81.38W
06/06/2016                   FLAGLER            FL   EMERGENCY MNGR

TREE DOWN ON COUNTY ROAD 305 AT COUNTY ROAD 302 BLOCKING THE ROAD.

1103 PM     TROPICAL STORM   7 W BUNNELL             29.47N 81.38W
06/06/2016                   FLAGLER            FL   EMERGENCY MNGR

LARGE TREE ACROSS COUNTY ROAD 305 AT COUNTY ROAD 302 BLOCKING THE ROAD.

1103 PM     TROPICAL STORM   5 SW ESPANOLA           29.47N 81.37W
06/06/2016                   FLAGLER            FL   EMERGENCY MNGR

A TREE WAS BLOWN DOWN ACROSS THE ROAD AT COUNTY ROAD 305  AND COUNTY ROAD 302. THE TREE COMPLETELY OBSTRUCTED THE ROAD.

1103 PM     TROPICAL STORM   7 W BUNNELL             29.47N 81.38W
06/06/2016                   FLAGLER            FL   EMERGENCY MNGR

TREE DOWN ACROSS COUNTRY ROAD 305 AT COUNTY ROAD 302 BLOCKING ROAD.

1200 AM     TROPICAL STORM   2 NNW MAYPORT           30.41N 81.42W
06/07/2016                   DUVAL              FL   MESONET

42 MPH WIND GUST AT HUGUENOT PARK.

1201 AM     TROPICAL STORM   1 WNW MAYPORT           30.39N 81.42W
06/07/2016                   DUVAL              FL   ASOS

43 MPH WIND GUST AT MAYPORT NAVAL STATION.

1255 AM     TROPICAL STORM   3 E BUNNELL             29.46N 81.21W
06/07/2016                   FLAGLER            FL   AWOS

45 MPH WIND GUST AT FLAGLER COUNTY AIRPORT.

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West Side Jacksonville Tornado:  June 6, 2016 325 to 335 PM

TornadoTrack June62016

…Tornado Confirmed in Jacksonville in Duval County Florida…

Location…Jacksonville in Duval County Florida
Date…June 6 2016
Estimated Time…335 PM EDT
Maximum EF-Scale Rating…EF1
Estimated Maximum Wind Speed…100 mph
Maximum Path Width…180 yards
Path Length…4 miles
* Fatalities…0
* Injuries…0

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE FLORIDA HAD CONFIRMED AN EF-1 TORNADO ON THE WEST SIDE OF JACKSONVILLE IN DUVAL COUNTY FLORIDA ON JUNE 2016. THE TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN NEAR NORMANDY BLVD AND BLAIR ROAD NEAR 30.2727 -81.8317 AROUND 325 PM.
DAMAGE IN THIS AREA WAS MINOR EF0 DAMAGE WITH SOME FENCING BLOWN OVER AND TREES DAMAGED. THE VORTEX CONTINUED ALONG BLAIR ROAD MAINTAINING THE SAME INTENSITY UNTIL IT REACHED WOOD DOVE WAY FROM
THERE TO INTERSTATE 10 IT EXHIBITED EF1 DAMAGE. THE FUNNEL THEN MOVED THROUGH THE PUBLIX DISTRIBUTION CENTER FLIPPING EMPTY TRUCKS AND THEN NNE TO ARBEE RD. AS THE WESTSIDE- CRYSTAL SPRINGS TORNADO DISSIPATED THE THUNDERSTORM REAR FLANK DOWNDRAFT MOVED THROUGH A NEIGHBORHOOD NORTHEAST OF THE DISSIPATING FUNNEL. THE TORNADO DISSIPATED AT 30.3279, -81.8191 AROUND 335 PM. THE REAR FLANK DOWNDRAFT CONTACTED THE GROUND BEAR WEST BEAVER STREET AND
MOVED NORTHEAST THOUGH THE WATERSHED DRIVE…MAPLE AVE AND ORME ROAD AREA. THE PREDOMINATE DAMAGE WAS TO TREES WITH SOME ROOF
DAMAGE ON MAPLE STREET.

THERE WERE REPORTS OF DAMAGE TO RESIDENT AND BUSINESS BUILDINGS AND TREES ALONG THE STRONGEST PATH OF THE TORNADO. SOME HOMES HAD PARTS OF THEIR ROOFS PARTIALLY TORN OFF OR DAMAGED DURING THE
EVENT.