Details

RATING: EF-1

MAXIMUM ESTIMATED WIND SPEED: 110 mph

MAXIMUM ESTIMATED PATH WIDTH: 100 yards

PATH LENGTH: 13.29 miles

START TIME: Estimated around 3:03 PM EST

END TIME: Estimated around 3:13 PM EST

LOCATION: Touchdown occurred just southwest of US 421 and Delaware Street in Medaryville and lifted roughly 2.5 miles NE of Denham

DESCRIPTION: A survey of damage in northern Pulaski county by emergency management and NWS officials revealed damage consistent with a EF1 tornado. The tornado touched down just southwest of U.S. 421 and Delaware Street in Medaryville. Several large, healthy trees suffered damage ranging from broken limbs to trees being snapped at the base (DI: TS DOD: 4). The tornado exited the town and remained over mainly rural areas moving across harvested fields and occasionally impacting groves of trees or center pivot irrigation systems. A barn was completely destroyed (DI: SBO DOD: 8) on North County Road 1050 West. The tornado entered the town of Denham impacting a grain bin, which was moved off its foundation and then flattened. The tornado cause minor tree damage and then lifted just before crossing into Starke county. The maximum wind speed is estimated at 110 mph..

Radar Images

       
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