Get hooked on tornado history! On-going project to compile an interactive database with in depth tornado history.
On this date in 1993, a violent tornado struck Catoosa, OK. 7 people were killed and 130 injured. #OKwx
#TornadoTuesday: Looking straight into the beast crossing the road just 300 yards in front of us, capturing the entire #tornado with a wide angle lens. On a random road near Dodge City, KS on May 24th, 2016. #StormHour #weather #stormchasing #CanonFavPic
#weatherpicofday OTD 16 years ago, we documented a supercell, wall cloud, brief tornado & a dramatic RFD gust front over rural Northwest Texas ranchland near the town of Seymour on 23 April 2003. Storm became outflow dominant near Seymour, early end to chaseday.
#OTD, in 1948: An estimated F4 tornado killed 5 and injured 25 as it crossed Chickasaw County, #IA. Part of Ionia was hit. #wxhistory
We overlaid the #AltoTornado path and forest types for a preliminary damage assessment.
For the full map and more info see https://t.co/rMPEq2PQOO.
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Wheelersburg, OH F5 #Tornado – Apr 23, 1968! Path of ~40 miles. 100+ injuries, 7 fatalities. Train was hit, several cars overturned. In Wheelersburg, ~550 homes destroyed/damaged. Heavy damage in Gallipolis. @sigtor2019 has F4 rating. https://t.co/SZi6NCduHh #kywx #ohwx
Supercell Thunderstorm near Hollis, Oklahoma earlier this month. 📸⛈
Photo sent in by: Billy Wade
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#Tornado nine years ago today in the TX Panhandle. #txwx
At about 530 PM this weak tornado developed near Clint Texas just southeast of El Paso. #txwx
#weatherpicofday elephant-trunk shaped tornado misses a Kansas farmstead prior to crossing the road near Dodge City on 24 May 2016.
This was #2 of 10 tornadoes we documented from this cyclic supercell.
On this date in weather history... April 22, 1981: An F-4 tornado hits Dunklin, Stoddard, New Madrid, and Mississippi counties in southeast Missouri, killing two people and injuring 32. Significant damage occurred in Malden and East Prairie. #MOwx
April 22, 1887 - A "very destructive" #tornado that "in no place was exceeding a hundred yards in width" touched down 2.5 miles south of McMinnville (Warren County) on Old Beersheba Road & moved ENE through Shellsford & over Cardwell Mountain before lifting. 7 people were injured
St. Louis EF4 #Tornado – Apr 22, 2011! Path of 21.3 miles. Max intensity in the Bridgeton area. Overall, in St. Louis Co, 233 structures (homes & businesses) sustained major damage. A large section of roof was peeled from Concourse C at the aiport! https://t.co/Fgc4H5pjUI #mowx
A fat cone funnel on the supercell in NE Colorado, US on May 24th, 2016.