...Summary of Tornado Outbreak on December 17th and 18th...


Tornadoes left paths of destruction over portions the Missouri Ozarks and far southeast Kansas Tuesday night (12/17/02) and Wednesday morning (12/18/02).  


The map and additional links below provide preliminary information on tornado tracks and damage.  This information is still preliminary but will be updated as surveys and data collection are completed.   Click on the links below or on the track of choice on the map.


Local Storm Reports


Chesapeake (Lawrence County) Tornado


Kenoma (Jasper & Barton Counties )Tornado   | Pictures |


Fairview (Newton & Barry Counties) Tornado


Humansville (Cedar, Polk & Hickory Counties) Tornado


Grovespring (Wright County) Tornado


Cherokee County Kansas Tornado


Tornado Track Map