Crawfordsville Tornado February 20

A National Weather Service Indianapolis survey team identified weak tornado damage in the Crawfordsville area which occurred during the severe weather on February 20.  The survey team rated this tornado an EF0 with winds estimated around 80 mph.  The tornado began around 740 PM near County Road 150 South and County Road 200 East on the southeast side of Crawfordsville, and continued a path northeast to near Darlington, lifting around 748 PM.  During that time the tornado damaged numerous outbuildings, removed shingles from homes, damaged a part of the Pilot truck stop canopy, and sheared off numerous tree tops.  The tornado was approximated to be 30 to 50 yards wide.    



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