Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale F1
-- Length 10 Miles
-- Width 40 Yards
State ILLINOIS
County/Area JASPER
WFO ILX
Begin Date 11/15/2005 15:15:00 CST
Begin Range 7
Begin Azimuth SW
Begin Location NEWTON
Begin Lat/Lon 38.90/-88.27
End Date 11/15/2005 15:23:00 CST
End Range 4
End Azimuth NE
End Location NEWTON
End Lat/Lon 39.02/-88.12
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Event Narrative A tornado touched down 7 miles southwest of Newton. The tornado downed numerous trees and power lines. The majority of the structure damage impacted outbuildings, barns and grain bins. 11 outbuildings were severely damaged or destroyed. Three homes sustained minor damage. One attached garage was destroyed, with the debris carried 150 yards downwind. The tornado lifted about 3.5 miles northeast of Newton.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NEWTON JASPER CO. IL 11/15/2005 15:15 CST Tornado F1 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MARTINSVILLE CLARK CO. IL 11/15/2005 15:50 CST Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K