National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce


Tornado Tracks From Jasper County Across Southeast Newton Into Lauderdale County



Estimated Maximum Wind:
125 mph
Damage Path Length:
28 miles
Maximum Path Width:
0.6 miles
Approximate Start Point/Time:
2 miles NE of Montrose at 915 am
Approximate End Point/Time:
2 miles N of Savoy at 952 am


Major structural damage to a church with roof damage. Shingles and siding were blown off of a house and an outbuilding was destroyed along with damage to a grain silo. Numerous large and very large softwood and hardwood trees were snapped and uprooted.