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Wildire Danger Continues in Southern California

High pressure building into the Western U.S. will create strong offshore winds in southern California. Temperatures in this region are unseasonably hot, and conditions are dry. The combination of these strong winds and dry conditions will bring fire danger to portions of southern California. Red Flag Warnings are in effect here. Any new fires in this region could quickly grow out of control. Read More >

SPC
ID #
Date Time
(CST)
Path
Length
(miles)
Path
Width
(yards)
F-Scale Killed Injured County Path
  05/05/1893         3 svrl Oklahoma Edmond
63-08 05/26/1963 1536 NA NA F1 0 0 Oklahoma 8 WNW Edmond
78-13 04/30/1978 1820 9 1760 F4 0 0 Canadian/ Oklahoma 2 S Piedmont- NW Oklahoma City- 9 W Edmond
86-08 05/08/1986 1812 4 200 F3 0 15 Oklahoma OKC-Edmond (near NW 150th/ Western- near S 3rd/ US 77)
86-09 05/08/1986 1821 7 50 F1 0 0 Oklahoma Edmond
  05/29/2004 2004 5 100 F2 0 0 Oklahoma 10.3 WNW Edmond - 7.1 NW Edmond (just N of Council/NW 206 - just E of Portland/Sorghum Mill)
  03/31/2008 0023 0.2 20 EF0 0 0 Oklahoma 9 W Edmond (approx 1/4 mi SW of Edmond Road and Rockwell Ave)
  03/31/2008 0039 3.5 100 EF1 0 0 Oklahoma 4 W - 2.5 NNW Edmond (near NW 178th/Penn - at least Covell between Santa Fe and Kelly)
  02/10/2009 1453 5.7 250 EF2 0 0 Oklahoma/ Logan West Edmond into far southern Logan County (near NW 192nd and Western - 0.5 NE of Waterloo and Broadway)
  05/19/2013 1522-1530 4.5 900 EF1 0 0 Oklahoma Edmond (Near 33rd/S Boulevard - 0.3 NW E 15th/Air Depot)
 

Records taken from the Storm Prediction Center archive data, "Storm Data", and data from the National Weather Service office in Norman. Data modified as described in NOAA Tech Memo NWS SR-209 (Speheger, D., 2001: "Corrections to the Historic Tornado Database").

Historic data, especially before 1950, are likely incomplete.

Compilation © Doug Speheger. Used with permission.