Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Tornado
-- Scale F1
-- Length 4.5 Miles
-- Width 176 Yards
State IOWA
NCEI Data Source PDS
Begin Date 2006-04-13 19:49:00.0 CST
Begin Location 3W NICHOLS
Begin Lat/Lon 41.48/-91.38
End Date 2006-04-13 19:56:00.0 CST
End Location 1NE NICHOLS
End Lat/Lon 41.50/-91.30
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 80K
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative Tornado developed 2.9 miles east of Lone Tree in Johnson County at 1948 CST and crossed into Muscatine County at 1949 CST. The tornado continued in a just south of east movement and entered the town of Nichols before curving to the north. The tornado dissipated 1 mile northeast of Nichols at 1956 CST.

A community center was unroofed and a new metal pole barn was destroyed. Tree damage was also noted.
Event Narrative Entered from Johnson County


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 80.00K 0.00K
NICHOLS MUSCATINE CO. IA 04/13/2006 19:49 CST Tornado F1 0 0 80.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 80.00K 0.00K