Violent (F4-F5)Tornadoes in the NWS St. Louis County Warning Area

Date

Time (CST)

F/EF-Scale

Killed

Injured

Counties Affected

3/10/1876

n/a

F4

14

40

Monroe MO, Ralls, Marion MO, Adams

4/18/1880

5:30 PM

F4

14

90

Moniteau, Cole, Callaway

4/24/1880

6:10 PM

F4

1

10

Jersey, Greene, Macoupin

6:30 PM

F4

0

12

Macoupin

4/18/1883

6:20 PM

F4

8

50

Greene

8:45 PM

F4

5

30

Macoupin

5/29/1891

3:15 PM

F4

4

35

Boone, Audrain

4/11/1893

6:30 PM

F4

12

40

Crawford

5/27/1896

6:15 PM

F4

2

3

Osage

6:20 PM

F4

14

50

Washington IL

6:30 PM

F4

255

1000

St. Louis City, Madison IL

6:45 PM

F4

24

125

St Clair, Clinton

6/6/1907

4:00 PM

F4

5

20

Washington IL

4/19/1916

7:00 PM

F4

2

5

Moniteau, Cole

5/26/1917

12:10 PM

F4*

101

638

Pike IL, Greene, Macoupin, Montgomery IL

5/30/1917

1:00 PM

F4

10

100

Crawford, Washington, St. Francois, Jefferson

6/5/1917

8:30 PM

F4

16

68

Boone, Audrain

3/18/1925

1:01 PM

F5**

695

2027

Reynolds, Iron, Madison MO

4/19/1927

11:45 AM

F4

11

63

Lincoln, Calhoun, Greene, Macoupin

5/8/1927

9:15 PM

F4

6

30

Cole, Boone, Callaway, Audrain

3/15/1938

4:50 PM

F4

10

12

St Clair

3/19/1948

6:15 AM

F4

4

38

Washington MO, St. Francois

6:30 AM

F4

33

449

Madison IL, Macoupin

8:00 AM

F4

0

2

Montgomery IL

5/21/1949

4:50 PM

F4

5

55

St. Louis, St. Charles, Madison IL

2/24/1956

11:45 PM

F4

0

16

St. Louis, St. Clair 

2/25/1956

12:25 AM

F4

6

20

St. Clair, Clinton

2/10/1959

1:40 AM

F4

21

345

St. Louis City, Madison

1/24/1967

6:55 PM

F4

3

216

St. Louis

4/21/1967

2:20 PM

F4

0

2

Knox

12/21/1967

12:45 AM

F4

3

52

Iron

6/22/1969

5:40 PM

F4

2

22

Washington MO

6:35 PM

F4

4

14

St Francois

4/23/1975

5:15 PM

F4

0

0

Shelby

4/3/1981

10:50 PM

F4

0

32

Madison IL

3/12/2006

9:43 PM

F4

0

0

Monroe, MO

4/22/2011

6:59 PM

EF4

0

5

St. Louis

* Nearly all of the deaths and damage occurred outside of the NWS STL CWA in Mattoon, IL.

** This was near the beginning of the Great Tri State Tornado. While the maximum damage in the NWS STL CWA was only rated as F2, F5 damage and nearly all of the deaths occurred outside the CWA over southern Illinois.


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