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Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale EF2
-- Length 14.38 Miles
-- Width 264 Yards
State IOWA
County/Area WOODBURY
WFO FSD
Report Source NWS Storm Survey
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2013-10-04 17:13:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 3WSW SLOAN
Begin Lat/Lon 42.21/-96.28
End Date 2013-10-04 17:47:00.0 CST-6
End Location 0SSE BRONSON
End Lat/Lon 42.41/-96.2
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 400.00K
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative Thunderstorms produced eleven tornadoes, several of them causing damage, which tracked wholly or partly in northwest Iowa during the afternoon and early evening of October 4th. There were also two reports of large hail and one report of non tornadic damaging thunderstorm winds.
Event Narrative A tornado, crossing into Woodbury County from Monona County Iowa, severely damaged at least two houses, collapsing two walls and blowing the roof off one of the houses. The tornado also destroyed or damaged numerous farm outbuildings and storage buildings, including several structures at a hog farm, and a large metal storage building. The tornado also destroyed open air buildings at a dairy farm. The tornado blew down power lines and poles, and caused considerable tree damage, including trees snapped off at their trunks. Corn crops were flattened in a few areas.


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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 3.630M 0.00K
SLOAN WOODBURY CO. IA 10/04/2013 17:13 CST-6 Tornado EF2 0 0 400.00K 0.00K
SLOAN WOODBURY CO. IA 10/04/2013 17:17 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
CLIMBING HILL WOODBURY CO. IA 10/04/2013 17:35 CST-6 Tornado EF4 0 0 2.000M 0.00K
MILLNERVILLE PLYMOUTH CO. IA 10/04/2013 17:41 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MOVILLE WOODBURY CO. IA 10/04/2013 17:44 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MILLNERVILLE PLYMOUTH CO. IA 10/04/2013 17:50 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ADAVILLE PLYMOUTH CO. IA 10/04/2013 17:55 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KINGSLEY PLYMOUTH CO. IA 10/04/2013 18:09 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WASHTA CHEROKEE CO. IA 10/04/2013 18:10 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
QUIMBY CHEROKEE CO. IA 10/04/2013 18:28 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
QUIMBY CHEROKEE CO. IA 10/04/2013 18:41 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHEROKEE MUNI ARPT CHEROKEE CO. IA 10/04/2013 18:46 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LARRABEE CHEROKEE CO. IA 10/04/2013 19:18 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HANOVER BUENA VISTA CO. IA 10/04/2013 19:33 CST-6 Tornado EF1 0 0 1.200M 0.00K
MACLAY CLAY CO. IA 10/04/2013 19:47 CST-6 Tornado EF0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 3.630M 0.00K