The Tornado Climatology Database for central and southeast Illinois has been updated. It is available at the following link:
Tornadoes reported during 2013 were added to the listings.
During the period from 1950 through 2013, there were a total of 1,047 tornadoes reported in the Lincoln NWS coverage area highlighted on the map. The top 5 counties with the highest totals are as follows:
When evaluated for the number of tornadoes per 100 square miles, the top 5 counties are: