Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Tornado
-- Scale F1
-- Length 2 Miles
-- Width 50 Yards
State IOWA
County/Area VAN BUREN
NCEI Data Source PDS
Begin Date 2006-04-02 15:15:00.0 CST
Begin Location 1N MT ZION
Begin Lat/Lon 40.78/-91.92
End Date 2006-04-02 15:20:00.0 CST
End Location 3NE MT ZION
End Lat/Lon 40.82/-91.88
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 15K
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative The second tornado of a cyclic supercell developed 0.7 miles north of Mt Zion and moved northeast for 2 miles and dissipated shortly after crossing highway 16 2.2 miles south of Winchester or 2.6 miles northeast of Mt Zion. A roof was blown off a barn with minor roof damage to a house. Several outbuildings were destroyed with tree damage noted.
Event Narrative Rated F1


Event Map:

Note: The tornado track is approximate based on the beginning (B) and ending (E) locations. The actual tornado path may differ from a straight line.

All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
MT ZION VAN BUREN CO. IA 04/02/2006 15:15 CST Tornado F1 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 15.00K 0.00K