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Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale F2
-- Length 6.5 Miles
-- Width 300 Yards
State MISSOURI
County/Area MONTGOMERY
WFO LSX
Report Source NWS STORM SURVEY
NCDC Data Source PDS
Begin Date 2006-03-13 01:20:00.0 CST
Begin Location 3N BELLFLOWER
Begin Lat/Lon 39.05/-91.37
End Date 2006-03-13 01:28:00.0 CST
End Location 6ENE GAMMA
End Lat/Lon 39.10/-91.25
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 200K
Crop Damage
Event Narrative A supercell thunderstorm produced a tornado that tracked from northeast Montgomery County, across northern Lincoln County, crossed into southeast Pike County, and then crossed the Mississippi River into Calhoun County, IL during the early morning hours of Monday, March 13, 2006. The total damage track was almost 45 miles with the tornado reaching a maximum damage width of 300 yards and a F3 rating. The tornado first formed and caused damage in northeast Montgomery County about 1:20 am CST along Union Chapel Road northwest of Bellflower. A home suffered roof damage with several trusses on the northwest side destroyed. The tornado was about 100 yards wide at this point and was rated F1. The tornado moved northeast and crossed Highway E several times. In the small community of Gamma, two homes suffered major roof damage, a barn and several outbuildings destroyed. The tornado was rated F2 at this location and was about 200 years wide. The tornado weakened and caused tree damage near the West Fork of the Cuivre River as it crossed into Lincoln County southwest of Olney.


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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 6 2.700M 0.00K
BELLFLOWER MONTGOMERY CO. MO 03/13/2006 01:20 CST Tornado F2 0 0 200.00K 0.00K
OLNEY LINCOLN CO. MO 03/13/2006 01:28 CST Tornado F3 0 6 2.500M 0.00K
ANNADA PIKE CO. MO 03/13/2006 01:46 CST Tornado F0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 6 2.700M 0.00K