Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF0
-- Length 0.4 Miles
-- Width 50 Yards
State FLORIDA
County/Area PALM BEACH
WFO MFL
Begin Date 05/02/2013 12:25:00 EST-5
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location BOCA RATON
Begin Lat/Lon 26.38/-80.08
End Date 05/02/2013 12:27:00 EST-5
End Range 2
End Azimuth N
End Location BOCA RATON
End Lat/Lon 26.38/-80.08
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative An upper level low pressure area over the northeast Gulf of Mexico and a surface trough across central Florida combined to produce numerous strong to severe thunderstorms over portions of southeast Florida.
Event Narrative An EF0 tornado touched down near North Dixie Highway and NE 28th St. in northeastern sections of Boca Raton and traveled to near Federal Highway and NE 32nd St. Maximum winds were estimated at 70 mph with damage consisting primarily of downed trees, fences and power lines, with a piece of metal-covered foam roof blown through a house window and a damaged store sign.


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
DELRAY BEACH PALM BEACH CO. FL 05/02/2013 12:00 EST-5 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BOCA RATON PALM BEACH CO. FL 05/02/2013 12:25 EST-5 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
(FLL)FT LAUDRDL INTL BROWARD CO. FL 05/02/2013 13:00 EST-5 Heavy Rain 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAUDERDALE BY THE SE BROWARD CO. FL 05/02/2013 14:30 EST-5 Heavy Rain 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K