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Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale F0
-- Length 4.5 Miles
-- Width 75 Yards
County/Area LINCOLN
NCDC Data Source PDC
Begin Date 1998-03-29 19:28:00.0 CST
Begin Location 3W TOMAHAWK
Begin Lat/Lon 45.47/ 89.80
End Date 1998-03-29 19:35:00.0 CST
End Location 3N TOMAHAWK
End Lat/Lon 45.52/ 89.73
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 15K
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative A large thunderstorm produced wind gusts to 70 mph and a weak tornado across north-central Wisconsin during the evening of March 29. Hundreds of trees were blown down by straight line winds, causing minor roof damage to several structures. The weak tornado damaged several sheds, garages and a pole building west of Tomahawk (Lincoln co.). The storm also downed many power poles, disrupting power to thousands of customers.


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
TOMAHAWK LINCOLN CO. WI 03/29/1998 19:28 CST Tornado F0 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
TOMAHAWK LINCOLN CO. WI 03/29/1998 19:42 CST Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
HARSHAW ONEIDA CO. WI 03/29/1998 19:45 CST Thunderstorm Wind 57 kts. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TOMAHAWK LINCOLN CO. WI 03/29/1998 19:47 CST Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RHINELANDER ONEIDA CO. WI 03/29/1998 19:57 CST Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 30.00K 0.00K