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Coastal Storm Impacting the Northeast U.S.; Severe Thunderstorms in the Plains

A coastal storm will continue to bring high winds and heavy rain which may cause flooding to coastal areas of the Northeast U.S. Tuesday and Tuesday night. Scattered severe thunderstorms associated with large hail, wind damage and isolated tornadoes are expected across parts of the southern and central Plains from late Tuesday afternoon through the evening into the overnight. Read More >

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Tornadoes by Year for the 1960s
1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 Total
1 5 6 1 4 1 2 5 3 1 29
 
Tornadoes by Month for the 1960s
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Total
0 0 0 11 12 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 29
 
Tornadoes by Intensity for the 1960s
F? F0 F1 F2 F3 F4 F5 Total
0 10 9 6 3 0 1 29
 
# Date Time
(CST)
Path
Length
(miles)
Path
Width
(yards)
F-Scale Killed Injured County Path
1 05/31/1960 2345 0.3 17 F0 0 0 Knox Near Goree
2 04/08/1961 1500 1 33 F3 0 1 Archer Archer City
3 04/08/1961 1600 3 33 F2 0 2 Wichita Near Kamay - Wichita Valley Airport - Sheppard AFB
4 05/07/1961 2300 0.8 17 F0 0 0 Baylor 5 S Seymour
5 05/16/1961 1900 0.2 50 F0 0 0 Wilbarger NE of Vernon airport
6 07/21/1961 1759 0.2 517 F1 0 0 Wichita Wichita Falls (3 SE Airport)
7 04/26/1962 2245 3 100 F3 0 13 Wichita Sheppard AFB
8 05/20/1962 1500 1 50 F2 0 0 Wilbarger 10 S Vernon
9 06/05/1962 2000 1 50 F2 0 0 Wilbarger east part of Vernon
10 06/05/1962 2000 0.8 50 F1 0 0 Hardeman Between Medincine Mound and Chillicothe
11 08/02/1962 1130 1 20 F0 0 0 Knox 7 NW Munday
12 08/02/1962 2114 0.1 10 F0 0 0 Knox 5 NE Knox City
13 05/30/1963 0144 0.5 100 F0 0 0 Wichita 3 S Burkburnett
14 04/03/1964 1435 5 500 F5 7 111 Wichita NW Wichita Falls (FM-369/ Seymour Highway)- Sheppard AFB
15 04/03/1964 1553 1.5 23 F1 0 0 Clay Near Red River NE of Byers
16 04/23/1964 1630 1 37 F1 0 0 Baylor 6 W Dundee
17 04/24/1964 1600 1 100 F1 0 0 Wilbarger 18 S Vernon
18 05/19/1965 1547 0.8 17 F0 0 0 Wilbarger 5 E Vernon
19 04/10/1966 1700 2 27 F1 0 0 Archer near Lake Olney
20 04/23/1966 1505 1 27 F1 0 0 Wilbarger NW of Vernon (just outside city limits)
21 04/09/1967 1500 0.3 300 F2 0 0 Wilbarger 3 N Vernon
22 04/20/1967 1230 1 100 F0 0 0 Knox 3 N Munday
23 05/20/1967 1140 0.5 33 F0 0 0 Clay 6 SE Henrietta
24 05/30/1967 1850 10 33 F1 0 0 Wichita 9 W- 7 NNW Burkburnett
25 05/30/1967 1900 1.9 33 F2 0 0 Wichita Burkburnett
26 05/16/1968 1435 0.1 17 F1 0 0 Clay between Henrietta and Bellevue
27 05/16/1968 1510 2 23 F3 0 0 Wilbarger Near Lockett
28 05/29/1968 2200 0.5 17 F0 0 0 Knox Near Munday
29 08/22/1969 1550 0.3 67 F2 0 0 Knox Rhineland
 

Records taken from the Storm Prediction Center archive data, "Storm Data", and data from the National Weather Service office in Norman. Data modified as described in NOAA Tech Memo NWS SR-209 (Speheger, D., 2001: "Corrections to the Historic Tornado Database").

Historic data, especially before 1950, are likely incomplete.