Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF1
-- Length 2 Miles
-- Width 10 Yards
County/Area CAMPBELL
Report Source Trained Spotter
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2007-05-20 18:12:00.0 MST-7
Begin Location 18SW GILLETTE
Begin Lat/Lon 44.096/-105.7366
End Date 2007-05-20 18:17:00.0 MST-7
End Location 16SW GILLETTE
End Lat/Lon 44.1164/-105.7081
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative A severe thunderstorm developed across southwestern Campbell County and tracked to the northeast. A tornado briefly touched down southwest of Gillette.
Event Narrative The tornado hit a methane gas well, which started to leak. It also broke a large tree about two feet off the ground, lifted and tossed livestock feeders, and ripped the roof of a well house. Path length and width were estimated.


Event Map:

Note: The tornado track is approximate based on the beginning (B) and ending (E) locations. The actual tornado path may differ from a straight line.

All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GILLETTE CAMPBELL CO. WY 05/20/2007 18:12 MST-7 Tornado EF1 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K