Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Tornado
-- Scale F3
-- Length 29 Miles
-- Width 440 Yards
State OHIO
County/Area PUTNAM
NCEI Data Source PDS
Begin Date 2001-10-24 18:40:00.0 EST
Begin Location 2SW FT JENNINGS
Begin Lat/Lon 40.88/-84.32
End Date 2001-10-24 19:12:00.0 EST
End Location 2E BELMORE
End Lat/Lon 41.15/-83.90
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 1M
Crop Damage
Event Narrative Tornado touched down in extreme southeast Van Wert county northwest of Delphos as an F0 and moved

northeast into Putnam county southwest of Fort Jennings. F3 damage occurred 2 miles southwest of Ottawa in Putnam county with significant damage to well built homes and structures. The tornado was skipping across northeast Putnam county with F1-F2 damage before lifting just south of the Henry county line east of Belmore.


Event Map:

Note: The tornado track is approximate based on the beginning (B) and ending (E) locations. The actual tornado path may differ from a straight line.

All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 1.000M 0.00K
MIDDLE PT VAN WERT CO. OH 10/24/2001 18:35 EST Tornado F0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FT JENNINGS PUTNAM CO. OH 10/24/2001 18:40 EST Tornado F3 0 0 1.000M 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 1.000M 0.00K