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Event Tornado
-- Scale EF2
-- Length 7.57 Miles
-- Width 2394 Yards
State NEBRASKA
County/Area DIXON
WFO FSD
Report Source NWS Storm Survey
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2013-10-04 16:35:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 5W WAKEFIELD
Begin Lat/Lon 42.26/-96.96
End Date 2013-10-04 16:53:00.0 CST-6
End Location 5ESE CONCORD
End Lat/Lon 42.36/-96.89
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 500.00K
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative Thunderstorms produced three tornadoes which tracked over Dixon and Dakota Counties in extreme northeast Nebraska on the late afternoon of October 4th. One damaging tornado crossed into Dixon County from Wayne County Nebraska, a brief tornado formed and dissipated in Dixon County, and another tornado developed in northern Dakota County before crossing the Missouri River into Union County South Dakota.
Event Narrative A tornado, crossing into Dixon County from Wayne County, severely damaged the roofs of two houses, one of which was a manufactured house, and caused damage to the siding and windows of the houses. Windows of at least one other house were blown out. The tornado also overturned a camper, destroyed or severely damaged a grain bin, numerous farm outbuildings, farm storage buildings, several pieces of farm equipment, and flattened corn crops in several areas. The tornado caused tree damage along its path, including trees uprooted and snapped off at the trunks, and blew down power poles and power lines.


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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 0 500.00K 0.00K
WAKEFIELD DIXON CO. NE 10/04/2013 16:35 CST-6 Tornado EF2 0 0 500.00K 0.00K
ALLEN DIXON CO. NE 10/04/2013 16:59 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EMERSON DAKOTA CO. NE 10/04/2013 16:59 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WILLIS DAKOTA CO. NE 10/04/2013 17:25 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 500.00K 0.00K