Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF1
-- Length 1.71 Miles
-- Width 50 Yards
State KANSAS
County/Area ELLIS
WFO DDC
Begin Date 05/18/2013 17:09:00 CST-6
Begin Range 6
Begin Azimuth SSW
Begin Location ELLIS
Begin Lat/Lon 38.85/-99.58
End Date 05/18/2013 17:12:00 CST-6
End Range 4
End Azimuth S
End Location ELLIS
End Lat/Lon 38.87/-99.56
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative High instability was in place as an upper level wind maxima moved out of the base of a deep upper trough in the west.
Event Narrative This small tornado damaged some power poles and trees.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 140.00K 0.00K
VODA TREGO CO. KS 05/18/2013 15:00 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
UTICA NESS CO. KS 05/18/2013 15:13 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
UTICA NESS CO. KS 05/18/2013 15:25 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
UTICA NESS CO. KS 05/18/2013 15:26 CST-6 Hail 2.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RANSOM NESS CO. KS 05/18/2013 15:45 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RANSOM NESS CO. KS 05/18/2013 16:05 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CEDAR BLUFF RES TREGO CO. KS 05/18/2013 16:27 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CEDAR BLUFF RES TREGO CO. KS 05/18/2013 16:30 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RANSOM NESS CO. KS 05/18/2013 16:45 CST-6 Hail 2.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RANSOM NESS CO. KS 05/18/2013 16:50 CST-6 Hail 2.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OSGOOD NESS CO. KS 05/18/2013 17:00 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BROWNELL NESS CO. KS 05/18/2013 17:03 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ELLIS ELLIS CO. KS 05/18/2013 17:09 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OGALLAH TREGO CO. KS 05/18/2013 17:10 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HANSTON HODGEMAN CO. KS 05/18/2013 17:25 CST-6 Hail 2.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ANTONINO ELLIS CO. KS 05/18/2013 17:37 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SANFORD PAWNEE CO. KS 05/18/2013 17:45 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CATHARINE ELLIS CO. KS 05/18/2013 18:10 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CATHARINE ELLIS CO. KS 05/18/2013 18:12 CST-6 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BURDETT RUCKER ARPT PAWNEE CO. KS 05/18/2013 18:18 CST-6 Tornado EF4 0 0 140.00K 0.00K
ROZEL PAWNEE CO. KS 05/18/2013 18:27 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WILMORE COMANCHE CO. KS 05/18/2013 18:34 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PROTECTION COMANCHE CO. KS 05/18/2013 18:40 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HAYS ELLIS CO. KS 05/18/2013 18:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LEWIS EDWARDS CO. KS 05/18/2013 18:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SANFORD PAWNEE CO. KS 05/18/2013 18:49 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ASH VALLEY PAWNEE CO. KS 05/18/2013 19:10 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 140.00K 0.00K