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Scott County EF-1 Tornado


Event Summary
This tornado touched down just west of Baker Road where several trees were uprooted. The tornado continued into Scott County and impacted a couple of residences at Line Prairie and D. Williams roads. It was at this location where a mobile home was rolled and destroyed. Power poles were left standing and some tin was removed from the roof of another home along with some damage to the shed. Several trees were downed in this area as well. The tornado crossed Highway 481 where an old unused chicken house was heavily damaged. The tornado continued to the northeast and downed numerous trees along Airport Road. The tornado dissipated just after it crossed Highway 13 in Forkville.

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Estimated Maximum Wind: 110 mph
Fatalities/Injuries: none
Damage Path Length: 8.7 miles
Maximum Path Width: 0.25 miles
Approximate Start Point/Time:

5 WNW Morton
11:40 pm

Approximate End Point/Time:

1 ENE Forkville
11:50 pm