Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale F1
-- Length 4 Miles
-- Width 75 Yards
State KANSAS
County/Area BROWN
WFO TOP
Report Source NWS STORM SURVEY
NCDC Data Source PDS
Begin Date 2006-04-15 17:44:00.0 CST
Begin Location 1S WILLIS
Begin Lat/Lon 39.7/-95.5
End Date 2006-04-15 17:49:00.0 CST
End Location 1S WILLIS
End Lat/Lon 39.71667/-95.45
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 150K
Crop Damage
Event Narrative At 5:44pm cst, an F1 tornado touched down 1 mile south of Willis and travelled 4 miles before dissipating 3 miles east of Willis at 5:49pm cst. Just east of Willis, 4 well built outbuildings were destroyed on a farmstead. Several other outbuildings and trees were damaged by the tornado. Along it's 75 yard wide path, it is estimated to have caused $150,000 in damage. The parent thunderstorm was a supercell.


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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 0 275.00K 0.00K
MAYETTA JACKSON CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:30 CST Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NETAWAKA JACKSON CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:30 CST Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HORTON BROWN CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:40 CST Tornado F0 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
MAYETTA JACKSON CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:40 CST Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TOPEKA SHAWNEE CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:40 CST Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WILLIS BROWN CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:44 CST Tornado F1 0 0 150.00K 0.00K
AUBURN SHAWNEE CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:45 CST Hail 1.50 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MERIDEN JEFFERSON CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:49 CST Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROBINSON BROWN CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:52 CST Tornado F0 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
ROBINSON BROWN CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:53 CST Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TOPEKA SHAWNEE CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:53 CST Hail 1.50 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TOPEKA SHAWNEE CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:55 CST Hail 1.50 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TOPEKA SHAWNEE CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:55 CST Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EVEREST BROWN CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:57 CST Thunderstorm Wind 70 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROBINSON BROWN CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:57 CST Thunderstorm Wind 70 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
VALLEY FALLS JEFFERSON CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:57 CST Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TOPEKA SHAWNEE CO. KS 04/15/2006 17:59 CST Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TOPEKA SHAWNEE CO. KS 04/15/2006 18:13 CST Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GRANTVILLE JEFFERSON CO. KS 04/15/2006 18:20 CST Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RICHLAND SHAWNEE CO. KS 04/15/2006 18:30 CST Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TOPEKA SHAWNEE CO. KS 04/15/2006 18:39 CST Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAWRENCE DOUGLAS CO. KS 04/15/2006 18:44 CST Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PERRY JEFFERSON CO. KS 04/15/2006 18:55 CST Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PERRY JEFFERSON CO. KS 04/15/2006 18:58 CST Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EUDORA DOUGLAS CO. KS 04/15/2006 20:18 CST Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 275.00K 0.00K