Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF0
-- Length 0.41 Miles
-- Width 50 Yards
State KANSAS
County/Area RUSSELL
WFO ICT
Begin Date 05/08/2013 17:39:00 CST-6
Begin Range 8
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location GORHAM
Begin Lat/Lon 39/-99.02
End Date 05/08/2013 17:42:00 CST-6
End Range 9
End Azimuth N
End Location GORHAM
End Lat/Lon 39/-99.01
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative Scattered showers and thunderstorms developed along or just ahead of a dry line situated across Central and South Central Kansas. Supercell thunderstorms with hail up to golf ball size developed and moved across the region. A brief tornado touched down in Russell county during the early portion of the event.
Event Narrative A nearly stationary rope tornado was reported over open country.


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
PARADISE RUSSELL CO. KS 05/08/2013 17:18 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GORHAM RUSSELL CO. KS 05/08/2013 17:39 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TURON RENO CO. KS 05/08/2013 18:07 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CUNNINGHAM KINGMAN CO. KS 05/08/2013 18:30 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KINGMAN KINGMAN CO. KS 05/08/2013 18:43 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
(ICT)WICHITA ARPT SEDGWICK CO. KS 05/08/2013 18:47 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
(ICT)WICHITA ARPT SEDGWICK CO. KS 05/08/2013 18:48 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MAIZE SEDGWICK CO. KS 05/08/2013 18:49 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GODDARD SEDGWICK CO. KS 05/08/2013 18:50 CST-6 Hail 1.50 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MAIZE SEDGWICK CO. KS 05/08/2013 18:51 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KINGMAN KINGMAN CO. KS 05/08/2013 18:55 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MAIZE SEDGWICK CO. KS 05/08/2013 18:55 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KINGMAN KINGMAN CO. KS 05/08/2013 18:58 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
(IAB) MCCONNELL ARPT SEDGWICK CO. KS 05/08/2013 19:06 CST-6 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HALSTEAD HARVEY CO. KS 05/08/2013 19:32 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NEWTON HARVEY CO. KS 05/08/2013 19:42 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MOUNDRIDGE MCPHERSON CO. KS 05/08/2013 19:56 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GORHAM RUSSELL CO. KS 05/08/2013 20:03 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ELLSWORTH ELLSWORTH CO. KS 05/08/2013 21:31 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 63 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ELLSWORTH ELLSWORTH CO. KS 05/08/2013 21:41 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MENTOR SALINE CO. KS 05/08/2013 22:10 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K