Marshall County Tornadoes, 1950 to 2013

Marshall County tornadoes since 1950
Legend

11 TORNADOES were reported in Marshall County, Illinois between 01/01/1950 and 12/31/2013.

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Mag:
Dth:
Inj:
PrD:
CrD:
Magnitude
Deaths
Injuries
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Location or County Date Time (CST) Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD

Wenona

05/14/1961

08:35 PM

Tornado

F0

0

0

0.3K

0

MARSHALL 04/24/1965 01:40 AM Tornado F3 0 1 25K 0
3 MARSHALL 07/23/1967 06:00 PM Tornado F2 0 0 N/A N/A
MARSHALL 07/17/1972 04:15 PM Tornado F3 0 0 2.5M 0
Camp Grove 07/06/1975 03:10 PM Tornado F1 0 0 3K 0
Camp Grove 04/09/2001 05:28 PM Tornado F0 0 0 0 0
Camp Grove 04/20/2004 04:06 PM Tornado F1 0 0 250K 0
Henry 05/07/2004 04:42 AM Tornado F0 0 0 0 0
Wenona 06/05/2010 07:34 PM Tornado EF1 0 0 40K 0
10 Pattonsburg 09/01/2012 11:08 AM Tornado EF0 0 0 0 0
11 Hopewell 09/01/2012 11:32 AM Tornado EF0 0 0 0 0
TOTALS: 0 1 2.818M 0

 


 

Details:

  1.  5/14/1961:  This tornado touched down 3 miles north of Eureka (Woodford County), and moved northeast 20 miles to Wenona.  Damage was minor.
  2.  4/24/1965:  This tornado was on the ground for 7 miles, touching down just east of Camp Grove and moving northeast to near Whitefield.  Four empty railroad cars, each weighing about 24 tons, were blown over; the next 8 cars on the train remained upright, with the following 5 also blown over.  Nearly all farms along the path had major damage.
  3.  7/23/1967:  This tornado touched down just east of Castleton in Stark County, and moved southeast into western Marshall County. 
  4.  7/17/1972:  While this particular tornado was on the ground for 15 miles, the overall system produced several intermittant tornado touchdowns all the way to Joliet, 90 miles northeast.  This tornado touched the ground near Camp Grove, and traveled to just north of Henry. 
  5.  7/6/1975:  Touched down 4 miles east of Camp Grove, damaging 2 corn fields, but missing any outbuildings.
  6.  4/9/2001:  Touched down in an open field 7 miles east-southeast of Camp Grove, lasting for 5 minutes.
  7.  4/20/2004:  Moved in from Stark County, near Camp Grove.  It destroyed a shed and pole barn, causing $250,000 damage to farm equipment inside.  The tornado was on the ground for 8 miles, lifting in Bureau county near Whitefield.
  8.  5/7/2004:  Brief touchdown in Henry, damaging the roof of a storage building.
  9.  6/5/2010:  This tornado touched down 3.8 miles north-northwest of Wenona, blowing down several trees and power lines before moving into LaSalle County.
  10. 9/1/2012:  This tornado was one of two that occurred in Marshall County as a result of the remnants of Hurricane Isaac.  It originally touched down in Woodford County, then moved northwest before dissipating in far southeast Marshall County 0.8 miles east-southeast of Pattonsburg.  No damage was reported in Marshall County.
  11. 9/1/2012:  The second of two tornadoes in Marshall County on this date, it briefly touched down on the Illinois River about 1.6 miles south-southeast of Hopewell.

 


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