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Bowman, Craighead County, Arkansas

April 27, 2011 tornadoEdit

At 3:08 p.m. CDT on April 27, 2011, a tornado hit Bowman as part of the 2011 Super Outbreak.[2] The tornado was rated EF-1 with winds at 90 mph (140 km/h), a width of 250 yards (230 m), that traveled a path of 1.6 miles (2.6 km).[2] The tornado caused roof damage to five homes and a business garage, and destroyed a storage shed.[2]

Bowman has a Trucking Business ( Jeff Spencer Trucking ), a co-op and a few small stores. no Mayor and no post office. Bowman uses Lake City's zip code ( 72437 )