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Tropical Depression Bertha Lifting North; Isolated Severe Across Southern U.S.; Heat Continues In West

Tropical Depression Bertha continues to weaken and lift north toward the central Appalachians and eastern Ohio Valley. Heavy rain, gusty winds and flooding are likely. Meanwhile, isolated severe thunderstorms are possible on Thursday from the Southeast to south-central High Plains. Finally, the ongoing heat wave continues in the West and will expand into the Rockies by the weekend. Read More >

April 5, 1985
Counties:  Harrison IN
F-scale:  F2
Deaths:  0
Injuries:  0
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Path length:  1 miles
Time:  2:49pm
Grazulis narrative:  A barn and a 222-foot long hog house were destroyed on separate farms, four miles north of Depauw.
Noted discrepancies:  SPC and NCDC list a path width of 17 yards, Grazulis lists 20 yards, Storm Data says 33 yards.
Notes:  Storm Data puts this tornado four miles north of Depauw.


April 5, 1985
Counties:  Scott IN
F-scale:  F2
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Time:  3:22pm
Noted discrepancies:  NWS ranks this as an F2, Grazulis does not list it.


April 5, 1985
Counties:  Jefferson IN
F-scale:  F2
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Time:  3:25pm
Noted discrepancies:  NWS ranks this as an F2, Grazulis does not list it.
Notes:  Storm Data puts this tornado at Kent.


April 5, 1985
Counties:  Washington IN
F-scale:  F2
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Time:  3:28pm
Noted discrepancies:  NWS ranks this as an F2, Grazulis does not list it.


June 7, 1985
Counties:  Lincoln
F-scale:  F0
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Time:  10:39am
Noted discrepancies:  None


June 10, 1985
Counties:  Shelby
F-scale:  F0
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Time:  Midnight
Notes:  Storm Data begins this tornado on the west side of Simpsonville.


June 11, 1985
Counties:  LaRue
F-scale:  F0
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Time:  5:00pm
Noted discrepancies:  None