Late Night Severe Storm Damages Small Reno County Town! (6/6/2006)

By: Robb Lawson

A large severe storm developed during the early morning hours on Tuesday June 6th and set a course for Reno County. With plenty of low level moisture for this storm to feed on, it quickly became a severe thunderstorm as it took aim at the town of Turon. Image 1 is a radar image of this storm at around 1:30 am on June 6th, just before it caused damage in Turon.

Image 2, Image 3, and Image 4 are pictures of straight line wind damage from Turon. Most of the damage occurred around 1:40 am.

This story was brought to you by the National Weather Service - Wichita, Kansas.



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