Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF0
-- Length 1.85 Miles
-- Width 20 Yards
State ILLINOIS
County/Area GRUNDY
WFO LOT
Report Source NWS Storm Survey
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2013-05-28 19:18:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 2WSW GORMAN
Begin Lat/Lon 41.26/-88.39
End Date 2013-05-28 19:20:00.0 CST-6
End Location 1NW GORMAN
End Lat/Lon 41.28/-88.36
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 5.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Severe thunderstorms moved across parts of northern Illinois during the evening of May 28th producing strong winds, heavy rain and flash flooding. Additional thunderstorms moved across parts of northern Illinois during the early morning hours of May 29th.
Event Narrative An EF0 tornado touched down northeast of Mazon near Reed Road, west of Higgins Road where a power pole was blown down. The tornado moved northeast and blew down part of a tree on Higgins Road just south of Spring Road. Three more power poles were blown down on Campbell Road. Doors were blown off an outbuilding nearby before the tornado dissipated west of Coal City.


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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 66.50K 0.00K
MARSEILLES LA SALLE CO. IL 05/28/2013 18:55 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
NAPERVILLE DU PAGE CO. IL 05/28/2013 19:09 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MAZON GRUNDY CO. IL 05/28/2013 19:15 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
GORMAN GRUNDY CO. IL 05/28/2013 19:18 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
COAL CITY GRUNDY CO. IL 05/28/2013 19:20 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SAG BRIDGE COOK CO. IL 05/28/2013 19:25 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
HOMETOWN COOK CO. IL 05/28/2013 19:27 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOMETOWN COOK CO. IL 05/28/2013 19:42 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MANTENO KANKAKEE CO. IL 05/28/2013 19:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 51 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BARBERS CORNERS WILL CO. IL 05/28/2013 19:55 CST-6 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HILLSIDE COOK CO. IL 05/28/2013 20:30 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HASTINGS COOK CO. IL 05/28/2013 20:50 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PIPER CITY FORD CO. IL 05/29/2013 00:26 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
ROMEOVILLE WILL CO. IL 05/29/2013 05:05 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 66.50K 0.00K