Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF0
-- Length 0.14 Miles
-- Width 20 Yards
State INDIANA
County/Area VIGO
WFO IND
Report Source NWS Storm Survey
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2013-05-09 19:14:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 1WSW ALLENDALE
Begin Lat/Lon 39.38/-87.41
End Date 2013-05-09 19:15:00.0 EST-5
End Location 1WSW ALLENDALE
End Lat/Lon 39.38/-87.41
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 2.00K
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative A thunderstorm squall line produced two small, brief tornadoes Wednesday evening near Terre Haute. The first touchdown occurred near 815 PM EDT along East Curry Road near Hultz Road about 5 miles south of Terre Haute. The tornado was observed by a storm spotter and caused damage to several trees. The tornado was rated an EF0 with winds around 80 mph. A second tornado from the same storm occurred near 825 PM EDT in Riley, about 5 miles southeast of Terre Haute. This tornado was observed by Riley volunteer fireman in a field just west of their fire station. The second tornado destroyed a small shed and downed several tree limbs. This tornado was rated an EF0 with associated winds also around 80 mph.
A cluster of showers and thunderstorms also produced a singular wind damage and hail report from central Indiana.
Event Narrative The tornado touchdown occurred along East Curry Road near Hultz Road, about five miles south of Terre Haute. The tornado was observed by a storm spotter and caused damage to several trees. It was rated an EF-0 with associated winds around 80 mph.


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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 8.50K 0.00K
ALLENDALE VIGO CO. IN 05/09/2013 19:10 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
ALLENDALE VIGO CO. IN 05/09/2013 19:14 EST-5 Tornado EF0 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
RILEY VIGO CO. IN 05/09/2013 19:24 EST-5 Tornado EF0 0 0 1.50K 0.00K
EAST COLUMBUS BARTHOLOMEW CO. IN 05/09/2013 22:25 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
NEW PT DECATUR CO. IN 05/09/2013 23:07 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 8.50K 0.00K