Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale F1
-- Length 3.5 Miles
-- Width 100 Yards
State ILLINOIS
County/Area GREENE
WFO LSX
Report Source NWS STORM SURVEY
NCDC Data Source PDS
Begin Date 2006-03-12 19:20:00.0 CST
Begin Location 2SW BARROW
Begin Lat/Lon 39.48/-90.43
End Date 2006-03-12 19:25:00.0 CST
End Location 1ENE BARROW
End Lat/Lon 39.48/-90.38
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 2/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Event Narrative A second tornado formed 0.75 miles south of the Calhoun Green County tornado approximately 2.0 miles southwest of Barrow at 7:20 pm CST. This tornado initially damaged a few machine sheds and grain silos west of Highway 106 then traveled through the town of Barrow injuring 2 people, destroying two house trailers and damaging a number of homes in town. The second tornado continued to parallel the first tornado then dissipated near the intersection of County Roads 2550E and 2750N or 1.0 mile east northeast of Barrow. The damage width of this tornado was approximately 100 yards and total damage length was 3.5 miles. The damage associated with this tornado was rated F1. A witness in the town of barrow saw the first tornado and this one on the ground at the same time.


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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 2 0.00K 0.00K
BARROW GREENE CO. IL 03/12/2006 19:20 CST Tornado F1 0 2 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 2 0.00K 0.00K