Ferguson, Arkansas

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For the community in Miller County, see Ferguson Crossroads, Arkansas.
Ferguson
Unincorporated community
Ferguson is located in Arkansas
Ferguson
Ferguson
Ferguson is located in the US
Ferguson
Ferguson
Ferguson's position in Arkansas.
Coordinates: 34°08′17″N 90°59′02″W / 34.13806°N 90.98389°W / 34.13806; -90.98389Coordinates: 34°08′17″N 90°59′02″W / 34.13806°N 90.98389°W / 34.13806; -90.98389
Country  United States
State  Arkansas
County Phillips
Elevation 49 m (161 ft)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID 57748
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Ferguson, Arkansas

Ferguson is an unincorporated community in Phillips County, Arkansas, United States.[1] At 6:30 PM on April 26, 2011, a tornado – part of the April 25–28, 2011 tornado outbreak – hit Ferguson and travelled along Arkansas Highway 44 toward Coahoma, Mississippi.[2][3] The tornado was rated EF-0 with winds at 80 mph (130 km/h; 70 kn), a width of 200 yards (180 m), that traveled a path of 17.8 miles (28.6 km).[3] The tornado knocked down trees, power lines, telephone poles, road signs, and irrigation facilities.[3]

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