Five Tornadoes Confirmed in Eastern Nebraska

A FAST-MOVING SUPERCELL PRODUCED A SERIES OF TORNADOES FROM EASTERN NEBRASKA INTO WEST CENTRAL IOWA IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING ON MONDAY...MARCH 23. FIVE TORNADOES WERE CONFIRMED IN EASTERN NEBRASKA BEFORE THE STORM MOVED INTO WEST CENTRAL IOWA. MORE DETAILS ABOUT THESE TORNADOES WILL BE FORTHCOMING ON WEDNESDAY.


TORNADO 1:
LOCATION...4 MILES SOUTH OF HICKMAN TO 2 MILES SOUTHEAST OF HICKMAN
IN LANCASTER COUNTY
ESTIMATED TIME...
EF SCALE RATING...EF1
ESTIMATED WINDS...105 MPH
PATH LENGTH...ESTIMATED 2 MILES
PATH WIDTH...50 YARDS


TORNADO 2:
LOCATION...2 MILES EAST OF HICKMAN TO 3 MILES NORTHEAST OF HICKMAN
IN LANCASTER COUNTY
ESTIMATED TIME...
EF SCALE RATING...EF2
ESTIMATED WINDS...115 MPH
PATH LENGTH...ESTIMATED 1 MILE
PATH WIDTH...50 YARDS


TORNADO 3:
LOCATION...2.5 MILES WEST OF BENNET TO 0.5 MILES SOUTH OF EAGLE IN
LANCASTER....EXTREME NORTHWEST OTOE...AND SOUTHEAST CASS COUNTIES
ESTIMATED TIME...
EF SCALE RATING...EF1
ESTIMATED WINDS...105 MPH
PATH LENGTH...ESTIMATED 9 MILES
PATH WIDTH...50 YARDS


TORNADO 4:
LOCATION...SOUTHWEST SIDE OF EAGLE TO 1 MILE SOUTH OF ALVO IN CASS COUNTY
ESTIMATED TIME...
EF SCALE RATING...EF1
ESTIMATED WINDS...105 MPH
PATH LENGTH...ESTIMATED 4 MILES
PATH WIDTH...50 YARDS


TORNADO 5:
LOCATION...ALVO TO 4 MILES NORTHEAST OF ALVO IN CASS COUNTY
ESTIMATED TIME...
EF SCALE RATING...EF1
ESTIMATED WINDS...105 MPH
PATH LENGTH...ESTIMATED 5 MILES
PATH WIDTH...1/2 MILE


BEYOND THE END OF TORNADO 5...SCATTERED WIND DAMAGE DUE TO DOWNDRAFT
THUNDERSTORM WINDS OCCURRED UP TO NEAR SOUTH BEND IN NORTHERN CASS
COUNTY. WIND SPEEDS OF 90 TO 100 MPH ARE ESTIMATED IN THAT AREA.


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