Logan County Tornadoes of April 2, 2006
Two tornadoes touched down in Logan County.
The northern tornado touched down 2.5 miles southeast of Lincoln, at 6:32 pm. It moved northeast, and then lifted 3 miles southeast of Lincoln, at 6:33 pm. The path length of this tornado was 1 mile, with a width of 80 yards. It was rated at intensity F0, producing winds of 60 to 70 mph. This storm damaged a barn, blew down a large tree, and damaged a grain storage bin. Some ground scouring was found in the track. An eyewitness saw the tornado.
The southern tornado touched down 1.25 miles west-southwest of Chestnut, at 6:36 pm. This storm moved northeast, and lifted 1.25 miles north of Chestnut at 6:39 pm. The path length was 2.5 miles, with a width of 50 yards. It was rated as intensity F0, producing winds of 60-70 mph. Damage from this tornado consisted of roof damage to several barns, with a few trees down, and shingle damage to several homes.