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Active Winter Pattern Across East

An active winter pattern featuring several chances of snow, sleet, and freezing rain will impact the eastern CONUS through the end of the week and into the weekend. A winter storm will bring gusty winds and snow to the Northeast Wednesday. A disturbance moving through the Southeast may result in accumulations of wintry precipitation from the Gulf Coast to Mid Atlantic Thursday into Saturday. Read More >

October 21, 2021

Tornado Outbreak






..Hinckley Tornado...

Rating:                 EF1
Estimated Peak Wind:    97 mph
Path Length /statute/:  2.5749 miles
Path Width /maximum/:   50.0 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start Date:             10/21/2021
Start Time:             04:36 PM EDT
Start Location:         3 ESE Brunswick / Medina County / OH
Start Lat/Lon:          41.2182 / -81.7679

End Date:               10/21/2021
End Time:               04:42 PM EDT
End Location:           4 WSW Richfield / Medina County / OH
End Lat/Lon:            41.2225 / -81.7188

Survey Summary:
An EF-1 tornado touched down in the southwest portion of Hinckley
Township at 4:36 PM on Thursday, October 21, 2021. The tornado
started in a residential development of Turnstone Court, where
the tornado compromised a garage door and caused roof and siding
damage to a home. The tornado proceeded eastward to Stony Hill
Road where several trees were downed. The tornado continued east,
producing intermittent tree damage, before ending within the
Hinckley Reservation of the Cleveland Metropark System.