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Turning Stormy in the Northwest

An active fall storm pattern developing in the Pacific Northwest this week will bring areas of heavy rain and high elevation snow. Northern California will benefit from rainfall this week that will aid firefighters given the recent large wildfires. Read More >

January Tornadoes by Intensity
F? F0 F1 F2 F3 F4 F5 Total
0 5 3 7 0 1 0 16
EFU EF0 EF1 EF2 EF3 EF4 EF5 Total
0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2
Unrated Weak Strong Violent Total
0 9 8 1 18
 
Tornado
Number
Date Time
(CST)
Length
of Path
(miles)
width
of Path
(yards)
F-Scale Killed Injured County Location
1 01/05/1955 0500 N/A N/A F0 0 0 Grady Chickasha
2 01/21/1957 1855 6 400 F1 0 0 Muskogee Near Warner
3 01/22/1957 0330 64* 440 F2 0 0 Pottawatomie/ Seminole/ Hughes/ Okfuskee/ McIntosh Near St. Louis - Wewoka - Wetumka - Weeletka - Ryal (* likely tornado family)
4 01/22/1957 0600 6 50 F2 0 0 Haskell Near Hoyt
5 01/22/1957 0645 N/A 880 F4 10 20 Sequoyah Gans
6 01/14/1960 0600 N/A N/A F2 0 0 Pontotoc 2 SE Fitzhugh
7 01/25/1967 1840 26 150 F2 0 0 Custer/ Blaine SW side of Clinton - 5 N Hydro
8 01/25/1967 2220 36 N/A F2 0 2 Rogers/ Mayes/ Craig N of Clarmore - 1 E Vinita
9 01/25/1967 2303 2 N/A F2 0 6 Ottawa Near Afton
10 01/26/1967 0410 0.5 500 F1 0 0 Le Flore Poteau
11 01/18/1973 0220 5 30 F2 0 4 Seminole Near Seminole
12 01/09/1975 2230 12 300 F1 0 0 Pittsburg S part Naval Ammunition Depot - near Richville (not continuous)
13 01/07/2008 2008 0.1 50 EF0 0 0 Adair 4 SW Watts
14 01/07/2008 2228 1.8 500 EF0 0 0 Cherokee 2 NW - 2.4 N Moodys
15 01/07/2008 2338 0.5 75 EF0 0 0 Wagoner 2 NE Porter
16 01/07/2008 2354-2358 2.7 100 EF0 0 0 Wagoner 5.5 NE Wagoner - 8.2 NE Wagoner
17 01/29/2013 0648-0649 1.1 40 EF1 0 0 Logan 4.5 W - 3.5 WNW Orlando
18 01/29/2013 1455-1504 9 700 EF2 0 0 Sequoyah/ Crawford AR 3.4 NE Short OK - 3.9 N Natural Dam AR