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Hamilton Crossroads F2 Tornado - November 15, 2006

The tornado was on the ground from approximately 1214 PM CST (1814Z) until 1236 PM CST (1836Z).



Storm Relative Velocity Image taken from the Maxwell WSR-88D when the tornado was on the ground. At this time, the tornado was just northeast of US 231. The tornado had already destroyed the water tower and caused significant damage near Hamilton Crossroads. On this depiction, the radar is located off the top of the image. The green colors indicate reflectors moving toward the radar and red colors indicate reflectors moving away from the radar.

Tornado near Hamilton Crossroads