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Total Tornadoes: 45
EF0 (24)
 EF1 (15)
EF2 (6)
EF3 (0)
EF4 (0)
EF5 (0)
Previous Years:
2015 2014 2013 2012
2011 2010 2009 2008
 
 

 

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About This Map:
This is an interactive mapping of the tornadoes that occurred across Illinois in 2016. Mouse over each icon to view more information on that tornado, which will appear in the box to the right. A season summary and table of these tornadoes is provided below. Detailed KMZ files for many of the tracks can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate icon in the table below. To download the full year map shown above, click the download button below.

Please note: Track lines and contours are often interpolated and may not encompass the full extent of the damage. Surveying procedures vary between NWS offices. Downloadable tracks may not be available for weak tornadoes that were not surveyed.

 

Format credit for this page:  National Weather Service, Des Moines, IA

 

 

  #      Date    Time - Local
(CDT/CST)
Counties Start Location EF
Rating
Path
Length
Deaths/
Injuries
Radar
Loop
View
Map
KMZ
File
1 3/15/16 6:26 pm - 7:00 pm McDonough, Warren, Fulton Good Hope EF2 16.0 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
2 3/15/16 7:25 pm - 7:35 pm Rock Island 3 SE Hampton EF2 4.8 mi. 0/10 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
3 3/15/16 7:42 pm - 7:57 pm Peoria 2.0 NW Trivoli EF2 7.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
4 3/15/16 7:44 pm - 7:50 pm Sangamon 2.4 W Curran EF1 3.5 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
5 3/15/16 8:05 pm - 8:14 pm Peoria 4.1 NW Downtown Peoria EF0 3.8 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
6 3/15/16 8:33 pm - 8:38 pm Whiteside 3.8 N Deer Grove EF0 1.8 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
7 4/27/16 6:23 pm - 6:35 pm Montgomery Raymond EF0 5.0 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
8 4/27/16 6:58 pm Effingham 3.2 SSW Altamont EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
9 4/27/16 7:47 pm Richland 1.7 N Olney EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
10 5/9/16 5:15 pm - 5:17 pm McDonough 1.7 SE Bushnell EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
11 5/9/16 5:43 pm Warren 0.8 SSE Greenbush EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
12 5/10/16 5:36 pm Pope 3.2 NW Dixon Springs EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 N/A Map icon KMZ icon
13 5/10/16 5:56 pm Hardin 9.2 NW Cave-in-Rock EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
14 5/11/16 6:34 pm Franklin 1 ENE Cleburne EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
15 6/13/16 5:30 pm - 5:33 pm St. Clair 3.4 SSW Belleville EF0 0.4 mi. 0/0 N/A Map icon KMZ icon
16 6/14/16 7:15 pm - 7:16 pm Stark 3.0 WSW Bradford EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
17 6/22/16 7:19 pm - 7:35 pm Lee 1.1 NW West Brooklyn EF1 4.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
18 6/22/16 7:31 pm - 7:32 pm Lee 1.7 NE West Brooklyn EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
19 6/22/16 7:40 pm - 7:43 pm Bureau 5.1 WSW La Moille EF0 0.5 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
20 6/22/16 7:59 pm - 8:09 pm La Salle 0.7 NE Earlville EF1 4.3 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
21 6/22/16 7:59 pm - 8:00 pm La Salle 2.8 NE Earlville EF0 0.3 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
22 6/22/16 8:02 pm - 8:07 pm La Salle 2.1 NE Earlville EF1 1.4 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
23 6/22/16 8:04 pm - 8:05 pm Bureau 3.3 N Manlius EF0 0.3 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
24 6/22/16 8:11 pm - 8:12 pm La Salle Troy Grove EF1 0.5 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
25 6/22/16 8:22 pm - 8:27 pm La Salle 5.0 NW Sheridan EF1 1.7 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
26 6/22/16 8:32 pm - 8:33 pm La Salle 5.5 NW Ottawa EF1 0.5 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
27 6/22/16 8:33 pm - 8:37 pm Bureau 0.7 S Malden EF0 0.5 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
28 6/22/16 8:39 pm - 8:53 pm La Salle 6.6 N Ottawa EF1 6.7 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
29 6/22/16 8:53 pm - 9:15 pm La Salle, Grundy 2.5 N Marseilles EF2 8.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
30 6/22/16 9:29 pm - 9:36 pm Grundy 3.1 NE Mazon EF0 1.0 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
31 6/22/16 10:06 pm - 10:24 pm Livingston 8.0 NW Pontiac EF2 11.1 mi. 0/4 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
32 6/22/16 10:12 pm - 10:15 pm Iroquois 2.0 WSW Clifton EF1 1.7 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
33 6/22/16 10:49 pm - 10:50 pm Livingston 1.0 N Chatsworth EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
34 6/22/16 11:37 pm - 11:41 pm Iroquois 1.6 N Cissna Park EF1 3.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
35 7/6/16 1:39 pm - 1:45 pm Massac Metropolis EF1 2.9 mi. 0/2 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
36 7/17/16 8:18 pm - 8:19 pm Putnam 3.7 SSE Hennepin EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
37 7/17/16 8:23 pm - 8:24 pm Putnam 0.5 SSE Florid EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
38 7/17/16 9:41 pm - 9:48 pm Kankakee 0.7 E Cabery EF1 2.2 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
39 8/9/16 3:48 pm - 3:58 pm Cook 2.0 ESE Cicero EF0 N/A 0/0 N/A N/A N/A
40 9/9/16 6:31 pm - 6:50 pm Champaign 3.6 S Sidney EF2 6.3 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
41 9/9/16 6:34 pm - 6:43 pm Vermilion 3.5 S Bismarck EF1 1.7 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
42 9/9/16 6:44 pm - 6:45 pm Clark 1.4 S Casey EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
43 9/9/16 7:13 pm - 7:14 pm Vermilion 2.0 SW Catlin EF0 0.1 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
44 10/6/16 10:36 pm - 11:00 pm Scott IA, Rock Island IL Davenport IA EF1 20.0 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon
45 10/6/16 10:41 pm - 10:46 pm Rock Island 2.0 S Coal Valley EF0 4.9 mi. 0/0 Radar icon Map icon KMZ icon


* Red entries indicate that the tornado is still under review