Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale F1
-- Length 2 Miles
-- Width 100 Yards
State ILLINOIS
County/Area MADISON
WFO LSX
Report Source NWS STORM SURVEY
NCDC Data Source PDS
Begin Date 2006-04-02 16:30:00.0 CST
Begin Location 2SW HIGHLAND
Begin Lat/Lon 38.72/-89.70
End Date 2006-04-02 16:34:00.0 CST
End Location HIGHLAND
End Lat/Lon 38.73/-89.67
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Event Narrative The tornado first formed near the intersection of Ellis and Acorn Roads where it destroyed two grain bins. The tornado traveled across an open field and then hit a farm one quarter mile west of Highway 160. The home sustained minor roof, window and siding damage. A large machine shed was destroyed with debris thrown three quarter to one mile to the northeast. A garage was also destroyed. A number of power poles wee snapped off just south of town along Old Trenton Road. A large ranch home just north of this location sustained considerable roof and window damage. Several large trees in the area were also downed.


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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 0.00K 0.00K
HIGHLAND MADISON CO. IL 04/02/2006 16:30 CST Tornado F1 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K