Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale F2
-- Length 3 Miles
-- Width 100 Yards
State IOWA
County/Area VAN BUREN
NCDC Data Source PDS
Begin Date 2006-04-02 15:03:00.0 CST
Begin Location 1W PITTSBURG
Begin Lat/Lon 40.75/-92
End Date 2006-04-02 15:08:00.0 CST
End Location 1W PITTSBURG
End Lat/Lon 40.78333/-91.95
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 30K
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative Tornado touched down about 0.5 miles west of Pittsburg near a cemetery and continued northeast for 3 miles just along the west edge of the Des Moines River. Along this path, 2 homes were unroofed and 4 outbuildings were destroyed. Many trees were snapped or uprooted and power poles were blown down.
Event Narrative Rated F2.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
PITTSBURG VAN BUREN CO. IA 04/02/2006 15:03 CST Tornado F2 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 30.00K 0.00K