...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