January 2, 2006 Storms

Powerful thunderstorms rolled across central Kentucky and south central Indiana on the afternoon of Monday, January 2, 2006. Six tornadoes were recorded, along with many reports of wind damage, large hail, and heavy rain.

Elizabethtown was the hardest hit community, with F2 damage from a tornado a few miles north of downtown along US 31W.

On the map below, click on a county to see pictures and detailed information on the storms.  To see a general map of all severe weather reports from that day, click here.


Jefferson County
Bullitt County
Hardin County
Larue County
Hart County
Fayette County
Madison County
Lincoln County
Casey County
Adair County


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