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Wintry Conditions Over The Rockies, Heavy Rainfall And Flash Flooding Threat Over The Desert Southwest

Remnant moisture from what was once Tropical Storm Raymond will continue to produce heavy rainfall and the threat for flash flooding over the Desert Southwest into Thursday. Heavy snow will also be possible over parts of the Rockies, and will likely cause hazardous travel. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions continue across northern California into Thursday morning. Read More >

1950-2012 Significant (EF2-EF5) Tornadoes By Year

The table below lists significant tornadoes since 1880.  There were 155 significant tornadoes during this period.  When comparing this list to the county list, there are five fewer tornadoes listed here.  This means that one or more tornadoes crossed from one county into another.  Thus, one tornado may be counted multiple times when considering county based statistics. 
 

Significant Tornadoes By Year
Date Time County F-Scale
04/25/1882 4:00 PM Dundy 2
04/28/1884 2:00 PM Decatur 2
04/20/1885 7:30 PM Decatur 2
05/20/1891 12:30 PM Decatur 3
08/12/1893 2:30 PM Logan 2
08/14/1897 4:00 PM Kit Carson 2
05/09/1905 5:00 PM Decatur 2
04/30/1906 4:20 PM Decatur 3
06/01/1908 3:15 PM Sheridan 3
06/17/1908 3:30 PM Gove 4
06/24/1909 4:00 PM Norton 2
06/24/1909 4:10 PM Norton 4
06/24/1909 4:15 PM Norton 4
04/27/1912 4:00 PM Red Willow 2
05/20/1916 1:30 PM Yuma 3
05/20/1916 2:30 PM Yuma 2
05/25/1917 12:30 PM Decatur 2
05/20/1918 5:30 PM Logan 3
05/24/1918 11:00 PM Red Willow 2
05/28/1918 M Sheridan 3
05/18/1919 5:00 PM Gove 2
04/23/1922 M Wichita 2
11/04/1922 9:30 AM Yuma 3
08/04/1923 5:10 PM Wichita 2
06/06/1925 1:30 PM Yuma 3
06/15/1926 6:00 PM Yuma 3
08/09/1926 9:00 PM Rawlins 2
06/07/1928 6:00 PM Logan 3
06/11/1928 7:00 PM Thomas 2
06/11/1928 7:30 PM Hitchcock 2
06/11/1928 7:30 PM Logan 2
06/11/1928 7:30 PM Rawlins 2
06/11/1928 7:30 PM Red Willow 2
06/11/1928 8:15 PM Red Willow 3
06/23/1928 M Gove 2
05/25/1932 3:00 PM Hitchcock 3
05/25/1932 3:00 PM Rawlins 3
06/01/1932 4:30 PM Sheridan 2
05/22/1933 5:20 PM Rawlins 2
08/23/1934 6:30 PM Thomas 2
05/31/1935 4:30 PM Hitchcock 4
05/31/1935 4:30 PM Red Willow 3
06/26/1936 8:00 PM Gove 2
04/26/1938 3:30 PM Kit Carson 2
04/26/1938 M Graham 2
05/23/1939 8:30 PM Graham 2
07/24/1939 M Wichita 2
04/28/1940 6:00 PM Norton 2
04/28/1940 7:00 PM Norton 2
06/05/1940 6:15 PM Rawlins 2
08/23/1940 8:00 PM Graham 2
04/12/1941 8:30 PM Wallace 3
04/12/1941 9:00 PM Sherman 2
04/12/1941 9:30 PM Cheyenne, KS 2
04/12/1941 9:30 PM Dundy 2
04/12/1941 9:30 PM Dundy 2
06/01/1941 3:20 PM Greeley 2
06/08/1941 3:30 PM Cheyenne, CO 3
06/08/1941 3:30 PM Kit Carson 3
06/08/1941 3:30 PM Sherman 3
06/08/1941 5:30 PM Gove 2
04/29/1942 10:30 PM Decatur 5
05/10/1942 7:30 PM Norton 2
05/30/1945 10:00 PM Norton 3
05/30/1945 10:00 PM Thomas 2
04/28/1947 5:15 PM Sheridan 3
04/28/1947 5:15 PM Thomas 3
06/21/1947 7:00 PM Norton 2
06/21/1947 7:30 PM Norton 4
06/21/1947 8:55 PM Red Willow 2
05/20/1949 1:15 PM Cheyenne, KS 3
05/20/1949 1:15 PM Dundy 3
05/20/1949 1:15 PM Yuma 3
05/20/1949 3:30 PM Cheyenne, KS 3
05/20/1949 3:30 PM Dundy 3
05/20/1949 3:30 PM Rawlins 2
05/20/1949 3:30 PM Yuma 3
05/20/1949 4:15 PM Decatur 2
08/06/1950 3:00 PM Rawlins 3
08/06/1950 6:30 PM Gove 2
05/14/1951 5:30 PM Sherman 2
05/14/1951 5:30 PM Thomas 2
05/14/1951 7:30 PM Cheyenne, KS 2
05/14/1951 7:30 PM Rawlins 3
05/20/1951 7:00 PM Rawlins 3
06/20/1951 10:00 PM Wichita 2
08/24/1951 5:30 PM Rawlins 2
05/08/1952 2:30 PM Kit Carson 2
06/27/1952 2:30 PM Norton 2
07/06/1952 5:00 PM Sherman 2
06/07/1953 1:00 PM Graham 2
07/05/1956 3:30 PM Rawlins 2
07/05/1956 3:30 PM Rawlins 2
07/12/1956 7:20 PM Wichita 2
10/29/1956 4:15 PM Thomas 2
10/29/1956 4:15 PM Thomas 2
04/22/1957 12:00 PM Kit Carson 2
07/07/1957 7:30 PM Dundy 2
04/27/1958 5:30 PM Rawlins 2
06/15/1958 9:45 PM Yuma 2
07/20/1958 4:20 PM Wallace 3
07/20/1958 5:30 PM Cheyenne, CO 2
05/29/1959 5:00 PM Graham 2
08/12/1961 7:30 PM Graham 2
06/07/1962 10:00 PM Logan 2
05/22/1965 4:30 PM Sherman 2
05/13/1968 1:40 PM Wichita 3
06/14/1970 2:30 PM Sheridan 3
06/15/1970 7:00 PM Graham 2
09/06/1970 5:30 PM Norton 2
10/17/1971 9:07 PM Rawlins 3
10/17/1971 9:07 PM Yuma 2
10/17/1971 11:15 PM Cheyenne, KS 2
06/21/1972 8:40 PM Yuma 2
09/05/1972 5:10 PM Sheridan 2
09/05/1972 5:18 PM Decatur 2
05/06/1973 3:00 PM Kit Carson 2
05/10/1975 4:45 PM Cheyenne, CO 2
05/27/1975 2:15 PM Yuma 2
04/19/1979 5:43 PM Graham 2
06/16/1979 7:50 PM Cheyenne, CO 2
08/28/1979 5:25 PM Gove 2
05/19/1982 5:20 PM Yuma 2
05/19/1982 7:30 PM Sherman 3
06/12/1983 5:00 PM Decatur 2
06/11/1984 2:30 PM Dundy 2
06/11/1984 8:01 PM Sherman 2
07/31/1985 12:20 AM Yuma 2
05/19/1988 1:57 PM Yuma 2
05/30/1988 7:30 PM Kit Carson 2
06/15/1990 6:00 PM Hitchcock 4
07/07/1993 8:25 PM Kit Carson 3
07/07/1993 9:00 PM Sherman 2
07/24/1993 1:13 AM Norton 2
06/07/1994 6:25 PM Yuma 2
06/07/1994 6:55 PM Cheyenne, KS 2
06/07/1994 7:32 PM Cheyenne, KS 2
06/07/1994 8:10 PM Sherman 2
10/05/1994 8:50 PM Gove 2
05/12/1995 2:15 PM Thomas 2
05/12/1995 3:45 PM Sheridan 2
08/10/1996 7:25 PM Red Willow 2
06/03/1999 6:00 PM Norton 3
06/22/1999 6:53 PM Wichita 3
10/31/2000 2:32 PM Sherman 2
10/31/2000 6:15 PM Sherman 2
06/09/2005 3:20 PM Graham 2
03/28/2007 6:15 PM Sherman 2
05/22/2008 4:55 PM Sheridan 2
05/23/2008 3:35 PM Sheridan 2
05/23/2008 5:10 PM Gove 4
06/20/2011 12:54 PM Graham 3
06/20/2011 1:25 PM Norton 3
06/20/2011 1:30 PM Norton 2
06/20/2011 1:41 PM Norton 3

 

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