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Stark County tornadoes since 1950

 

13 TORNADOES were reported in Stark County, Illinois between 01/01/1950 and 12/31/2019.

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Mag:
Dth:
Inj:
PrD:
CrD:
Magnitude
Deaths
Injuries
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Illinois
Location or County Date Time (CST) Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Bradford 09/26/1959 03:45 PM F2 0 0 25K 0
2 Wyoming 05/14/1961 07:30 PM F3 0 N/A N/A N/A
Castleton 07/23/1967 05:00 PM F2 0 0 25K 0
Toulon 07/17/1972 06:06 PM F1 0 0 2.5M 0
Toulon 07/23/1975 05:05 PM F0 0 0 3K 0
Duncan 04/30/1997 02:30 PM F0 0 0 0 0
La Fayette 08/03/1997 04:04 PM F0 0 0 0 0
Wyoming 04/20/2004 04:05 PM F1 0 0 0 0
9 Wyoming 09/01/2012 12:08 PM EF0 0 0 0 0
10 Castleton 09/01/2012 12:11 PM EF0 0 0 0 0
11 Modena 09/01/2012 12:24 PM EF0 0 0 0 0
12 Bradford 06/14/2016 06:15 PM EF0 0 0 0 0
13 Castleton 02/28/2017 04:12 PM EF1 0 0 100K 0
TOTALS: 0 0 2.65M 0

 

Details:

  1.  9/26/1959:  Touched down on the east side of Bradford, and traveled 2 miles northeast into Bureau County.
  2.  5/14/1961:  Originally reported as a single tornado which touched down near Hannibal, MO, this tornado was part of a small family of tornadoes.  This particular tornado passed through parts of McDonough, Fulton, and Knox Counties, before moving northeast through Stark County and dissipating near Castleton.
  3.  7/23/1967:   This tornado was on the ground for 9 miles.  It touched down just east of Castleton, and moved southeast into western Marshall County.  Several barns were destroyed, and a farm house was torn apart.
  4.  7/17/1972:  This tornado, on the ground for 33 miles, touched down a few miles west of Toulon, and moved northeast to Princeton, in central Bureau County.
  5.  7/23/1975:  Touched down a few miles southwest of Toulon, and was on the ground for 1 mile.
  6.  4/30/1997:  This tornado, part of a storm system which had produced tornadoes in Fulton, Knox and Peoria Counties, touched down in far northern Peoria County and moved near Duncan to 2 miles east of Wyoming.  It damaged 3 homes, destroyed a machine shed, and blew roofs off several barns and silos.
  7.  8/3/1997:  Brief touchdown in an open field.
  8.  4/20/2004:  This tornado touched down 6.5 miles east of Wyoming, and moved into Marshall County.  It blew out 5 windows from a house and damaged a barn.
  9. 9/1/2012:  This was one of 3 tornadoes to affect Stark County as part of the remnants of Hurricane Isaac.  It touched down 4.6 miles east-southeast of Wyoming, and moved northwest for 1.3 miles, causing no damage.
  10. 9/1/2012:  The second of 3 tornadoes on this date in Stark County touched down about 4 miles southeast of Castleton, and moved northwest for 1.1 miles, causing no damage.
  11. 9/1/2012:  The third of 3 tornadoes on this date, touched down 4 miles north of Wyoming and moved northwest for about a mile, causing no damage.
  12. 6/14/2016:  A brief touchdown occurred in an open field 3 miles west-southwest of Bradford, causing no damage.
  13. 2/28/2017:  This tornado was part of an unseasonably early tornado outbreak, touching down about 1 mile southwest of Castleton. Click here for more details.