Iowa Rare Late November Tornadoes Rated

The National Weather Service sent their survey team out today to survey the damage left in wake of yesterdays tornadoes across northeast Iowa. Tornadoes near Radcliffe, Parkersburg, Grundy Center and Montezuma were all rated EF-0.

Montezuma Tornado:

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    70-75 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  1.5 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   10 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             NOV 28 2016
START TIME:             414 PM CST
START LOCATION:         4 MILES NW OF NEW SHARON

END DATE:               NOV 28 2016
END TIME:               421 PM CST
END LOCATION:           5.5 MILES SW OF MONTEZUMA

Grundy Center Tornado:

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    70-75 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  .20 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   10 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             NOV 28 2016
START TIME:             345 PM CST
START LOCATION:         1 MILE WEST OF GRUNDY CENTER

END DATE:               NOV 28 2016
END TIME:               346 PM CST
END LOCATION:           1 MILE WEST OF GRUNDY CENTER

Parkersburg Tornado:

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    70-75 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  1.6 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   10 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             NOV 28 2016 
START TIME:             345 PM CST
START LOCATION:         1 MILE SE PARKERSBURG

END DATE:               NOV 28 2016
END TIME:               347 PM CST
END LOCATION:           1 MILE NE PARKERSBURG

Radcliffe Tornado:

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    70-75 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  1.1 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   10 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             NOV 28 2016 
START TIME:             1244 PM CST
START LOCATION:         RADCLIFFE

END DATE:               NOV 28 2016
END TIME:               1248 PM CST
END LOCATION:           1 MILE NW OF RADCLIFFE

Header Image: Amy Brown – Montezuma, Iowa

Zach Sharpe

My name is Zach Sharpe. I am the president and forecaster for the Iowa Storm Chasing Network. You can find me on Twitter @Stormchaserzach and on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/stormchaserzach/

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