Chatsworth IL Tornado - June 5, 2010

Maximum Tornado Intensity: EF-0
Estimated Maximum Winds:  70 mph
Estimated Maximum Path Width: 50 yards
Tornado Path Length: 0.25 miles
Tornado Began: 10:08 PM
Tornado Lifted: 10:10 PM


A very brief and weak tornado occurred 6 miles northeast of Fairbury in southern Livingston county at around 10:08 PM CDT.  With this brief touchdown, damage to a barn and corn crop was produced.  Vents on this barn were torn off with the corn crop flattened and twisted throughout the field. The tornado was rated EF-0 with winds estimated at around 70 mph and a path of 50 yards. is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.