Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF3
-- Length 4.4 Miles
-- Width 900 Yards
State KANSAS
County/Area NEMAHA
WFO TOP
Begin Date 05/28/2013 15:16:00 CST-6
Begin Range 4
Begin Azimuth S
Begin Location CENTRALIA
Begin Lat/Lon 39.67/-96.12
End Date 05/28/2013 15:34:00 CST-6
End Range 2
End Azimuth NW
End Location CORNING
End Lat/Lon 39.67/-96.06
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative Supercell Thunderstorms developed along a stationary boundary and produced large tornadoes during the afternoon and evening of May 28th 2013. 2 tornadoes occurred in Nemaha county Kansas and at least 1 violent long lived tornado occurred in Ottawa County Kansas. Amazingly no serious injuries and no fatalities were reported. Later that night slow moving storms dumped 5 to 10 inches of rain across parts of Brown and Nemaha counties in Kansas.
Event Narrative NWS storm survey indicated that a tornado touched down initially approximately 4 miles west of Corning. The tornado became large and strong producing EF3 damage along its path. It moved slowly and eventually turned north northeast before ending. Maximum winds were estimated around 150 mph.


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
HARRIS ANDERSON CO. KS 05/28/2013 11:22 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CENTRALIA NEMAHA CO. KS 05/28/2013 14:35 CST-6 Hail 1.50 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CENTRALIA NEMAHA CO. KS 05/28/2013 15:05 CST-6 Hail 2.50 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CENTRALIA NEMAHA CO. KS 05/28/2013 15:16 CST-6 Tornado EF3 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KELLY NEMAHA CO. KS 05/28/2013 15:20 CST-6 Hail 4.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CORNING NEMAHA CO. KS 05/28/2013 15:20 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ONEIDA NEMAHA CO. KS 05/28/2013 15:37 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CORNING NEMAHA CO. KS 05/28/2013 15:45 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LINDSEY OTTAWA CO. KS 05/28/2013 16:30 CST-6 Hail 3.50 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LINDSEY OTTAWA CO. KS 05/28/2013 16:32 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CULVER OTTAWA CO. KS 05/28/2013 16:33 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LINDSEY OTTAWA CO. KS 05/28/2013 16:36 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LINDSEY OTTAWA CO. KS 05/28/2013 16:45 CST-6 Tornado EF3 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MINNEAPOLIS OTTAWA CO. KS 05/28/2013 16:49 CST-6 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MINNEAPOLIS OTTAWA CO. KS 05/28/2013 16:53 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FRANKFORT MARSHALL CO. KS 05/28/2013 17:11 CST-6 Hail 1.50 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ST JOSEPH CLOUD CO. KS 05/28/2013 17:14 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLYDE CLOUD CO. KS 05/28/2013 17:22 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KELLY NEMAHA CO. KS 05/28/2013 17:30 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BRANTFORD WASHINGTON CO. KS 05/28/2013 17:35 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROBINSON BROWN CO. KS 05/28/2013 17:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 63 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MORROWVILLE WASHINGTON CO. KS 05/28/2013 17:45 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROBINSON BROWN CO. KS 05/28/2013 17:45 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LINDSEY OTTAWA CO. KS 05/28/2013 17:45 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WINIFRED MARSHALL CO. KS 05/28/2013 17:45 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROBINSON BROWN CO. KS 05/28/2013 17:54 CST-6 Hail 2.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LINDSEY OTTAWA CO. KS 05/28/2013 17:58 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FAIRVIEW BROWN CO. KS 05/28/2013 18:12 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MINNEAPOLIS OTTAWA CO. KS 05/28/2013 18:20 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CULVER OTTAWA CO. KS 05/28/2013 18:35 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLOUD (ZONE) CLOUD (ZONE) KS 05/28/2013 18:38 CST-6 High Wind 51 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LINDSEY OTTAWA CO. KS 05/28/2013 19:20 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KELLY NEMAHA CO. KS 05/28/2013 19:30 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLOUD (ZONE) CLOUD (ZONE) KS 05/28/2013 21:29 CST-6 High Wind 51 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NETAWAKA JACKSON CO. KS 05/28/2013 21:45 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOLTON JACKSON CO. KS 05/28/2013 21:45 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOLTON JACKSON CO. KS 05/29/2013 01:05 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MERCIER BROWN CO. KS 05/29/2013 01:05 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SENECA NEMAHA CO. KS 05/29/2013 01:05 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CENTRALIA NEMAHA CO. KS 05/29/2013 01:05 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROBINSON BROWN CO. KS 05/29/2013 01:05 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROBINSON BROWN CO. KS 05/29/2013 01:27 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CULVER OTTAWA CO. KS 05/29/2013 15:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAMAR OTTAWA CO. KS 05/29/2013 16:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K