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Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF1
-- Length 2.28 Miles
-- Width 400 Yards
State MICHIGAN
County/Area GENESEE
WFO DTX
Report Source NWS Storm Survey
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2013-05-28 20:01:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 1SW BEECHER
Begin Lat/Lon 43.07/-83.72
End Date 2013-05-28 20:06:00.0 EST-5
End Location 1SW ELMCREST
End Lat/Lon 43.09/-83.68
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 100.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A warm front spawned 6 tornadoes which impacted Shiawassee and Genesee Counties.
Event Narrative The tornado was rated an EF1 with maximum wind speeds of 105 mph. The maximum path width was 400 yards with a total path length of 2.3 miles. The tornado started at the southern end of Hasselbring Park and continued northeast to around the intersection of Harry Street and Humprey Avenue. The greatest damage occurred along Saginaw Street in between Holtslander and Downey Avenues. There was significant tree damage as well as damage to older commercial buildings of small to medium size.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 865.00K 0.00K
SHAFTSBURG SHIAWASSEE CO. MI 05/28/2013 19:47 EST-5 Tornado EF0 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
SHAFTSBURG SHIAWASSEE CO. MI 05/28/2013 19:50 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MORRICE SHIAWASSEE CO. MI 05/28/2013 19:52 EST-5 Tornado EF0 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
BEECHER GENESEE CO. MI 05/28/2013 20:01 EST-5 Tornado EF1 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
BANCROFT SHIAWASSEE CO. MI 05/28/2013 20:09 EST-5 Tornado EF1 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
GAINES GENESEE CO. MI 05/28/2013 20:19 EST-5 Tornado EF0 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
LAKE FENTON GENESEE CO. MI 05/28/2013 20:30 EST-5 Tornado EF2 0 0 225.00K 0.00K
GRAND BLANC GENESEE CO. MI 05/28/2013 20:54 EST-5 Tornado EF2 0 0 350.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 865.00K 0.00K