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Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF2
-- Length 4.61 Miles
-- Width 300 Yards
State MICHIGAN
County/Area GENESEE
WFO DTX
Begin Date 05/28/2013 20:54:00 EST-5
Begin Range 3
Begin Azimuth SE
Begin Location GRAND BLANC
Begin Lat/Lon 42.9/-83.57
End Date 05/28/2013 21:06:00 EST-5
End Range 1
End Azimuth N
End Location GOODRICH
End Lat/Lon 42.94/-83.5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 350.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A warm front spawned 6 tornadoes which impacted Shiawassee and Genesee Counties.
Event Narrative The tornado was rated EF2 with a maximum wind speed of 130 mph. The maximum path width was 300 yards with a total path length of 4.6 miles. The tornado started near the intersection of Vassar Road and Pointe North Drive and continued to State Road near Perry Road. The greatest damage occurred near the intersection of Hegel Gale Roads. A house was nearly destroyed, along with a garage and external storage facilities wrecked.


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