EF0 Tornado near Tawas City

A National Weather Service storm survey team on Monday confirmed an EF0 tornado just south of Tawas City in Iosco County.  The brief tornado touch down occurred Sunday afternoon around 4:50 pm on Douglas Road near Lakeview Road (just east of US- 23).  The tornado was on the ground for about 2/10 of a mile, and had estimated winds of 70 mph.  Approximately 40 trees and 6 homes were damaged.  Several eye-witnesses then saw the tornado as it moved out over Lake Huron. 

 

Updated: 555 pm, August 8th



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