[9] Damage and power outages in the Huntsville area were so widespread that at one point over 650,000 people were out of power in the Tennessee Valley Authority system. After crossing into Kemper County, the tornado obliterated a mobile home, killing all three inside. 9 Ways to Tell the Difference. Trump has signaled that he intends to carry his fight to overturn the election to Congress. There, it completely destroyed at least one mobile home, with the frame being separated and the remaining debris being thrown a considerable distance. As the tornado struck a farm, a home and two chicken houses were completely obliterated and swept away. [168] Only localized outages remained eight days after the storm. The tornado then dissipated near the town of Hodges at 4:23 p.m. CDT (2123 UTC). The tornado then crossed into Marshall County and impacted the rural community of Ruth, just north of Arab. Overall, the tornado destroyed 117 structures in Smithville and damaged 50 others, killing 16 people. (AP) – Patrick Mahomes threw a 25-yard touchdown pass to Demarcus Robinson with just under two minutes. Removing the record-setting April 2011 Superoutbreak had little impact on the spatial distribution. It then passed just north of Fairview, completely destroying homes and debarking numerous hardwood trees. It then destroyed two mobile homes and caused extensive tree and power line damage. CDT. Along the path, thousands of trees were downed. [158] President Obama visited the affected areas of Alabama on April 29. The tornado travelled 30.24 miles (48.67 km) through Jackson and Marion Counties and had a peak width of 1,320 yards (1,210 m). This included a long-tracked EF4 tornado that caused major damage in Ringgold, Georgia, Apison, Tennessee, and Cleveland, Tennessee, killing 20 people along the path. [109][113], The National Weather Service determined the path length of this violent tornado to be 80.7 miles (129.9 km) with a maximum damage path width of 1.5 miles (2.4 km). [85] Traveling briskly to the northeast, it warranted a severe thunderstorm warning within 25 minutes and was deemed potentially tornadic by 1:36 p.m. A particularly active region, in which there were some strong tornadoes,[59] was the Interstate 81 corridor extending from southwest Virginia,[60] northward through the Shenandoah Valley[61] and into Pennsylvania,[62] and New York. [30][31][32], An upper-level negatively-tilted trough with two embedded shortwaves generated two surface lows that propagated generally east. [130], After touching down southwest of Argo, the tornado continued northeast of Odenville, producing EF0 to EF1 tree damage. A large portion of one of the homes was wiped off of its foundation; however, its garage sustained only minor roof damage. The tornado then rapidly intensified as it approached town, reaching EF5 intensity. Three people died when a mobile home was thrown 300 yards (270 m) into a wooded area, obliterating it in the process. It remained on the ground for almost an hour and a half, traversing 72.13 miles (116.08 km), being, at times, about 1 mile (1.6 km) wide. Straight-line winds estimated at 80 miles per hour (130 km/h) uprooted trees, damaged roofs, and downed power lines through Perry County, Ohio, and Athens County, Ohio. [16], The outbreak was caused by a vigorous upper-level trough that moved into the Southern Plains states on April 25. One embedded cell that began in Cullman County, Alabama, produced another long-tracked EF2 tornado that struck the town of Hanceville, killing one person. The loss of redundant off-site power required a "notification of unusual event", the lowest of four levels of concern dictated by the NRC. Benefiting from over a decade of additional tornado data, including more standard tornado damage surveys, a 2014 study by Timothy Coleman and P. Grady Dixon took another wag at this. Trees were debarked and mobile homes were completely destroyed as well. The tornado killed seven people and injured fourteen others on its 65-mile (105 km) portion of the path that was in Mississippi. Conditions became increasingly favorable for tornadoes during such an extreme tornado outbreak.[37]. It first touched down in Marion County, Alabama, about 5 miles (8.0 km) west-southwest of Hamilton around 3:00 p.m. CDT (2100 UTC) on April 27, leaving massive damage along its track. At one house that was swept away in this area, supporting concrete anchors were ripped out of the ground, a concrete porch was ripped off with pieces strewn up to 150 yards (140 m) away, a pick-up truck from the home was found mangled in pieces over 250 yards (230 m) away, and a safe weighing 800 pounds (360 kg) was pulled off its anchorage and thrown into a wooded area 600 feet (180 m) away. [1] This made it the deadliest single tornado ever to strike the state of Alabama as well as (at the time) the deadliest in the United States since the 1955 Udall, Kansas, tornado that killed 80 people. Numerous trees and power lines were downed, 7 homes were destroyed, 26 sustained major damage, and 35 sustained minor damage in the Flintstone area. [126] Damage was particularly intense just northeast of Rainsville, and one well-built stone house in this area was completely obliterated, with the debris strewn well away from the structure. The rain also saturated hundreds of lakes in the Adirondack mountains. Utilizing 20 years of data from 1980 through 1999, the Brooks et al. In all, hundreds of homes received moderate to major damage along the path from Limestone to Madison County with many of these being total losses. During the early morning hours, a cold front with several embedded low pressure areas extended from east Texas northeastward into the Ohio River Valley. A dangerous and destructive tornado struck the city of Cullman, Alabama, at around 3:00 p.m. CDT (2000 UTC). Some unanchored homes in town were swept from their foundations. While not as granular as you may like – down to your city or street, that is – a tornado within 25 miles is uncomfortably close, right? [92], The tornado then moved into Tennessee and continued south of Huntland. The EF5 tornado that struck Hackleburg and Phil Campbell eventually damaged main power lines coming from Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant further to the northeast. Moving northeast, the tornado damaged a barn and destroyed two small churches and at least four mobile homes. Several suburbs in the area were severely damaged by the massive tornado as it tore through the west side of Birmingham, resulting in fatalities. Further east, the tornado intensified to EF3 strength and entered the rural community of Shoal Creek Valley, following along County Road 22/Shoal Creek Road for approximately 12.5 miles (20.1 km), with the path and width varying greatly along the road. One person was killed by the tornado in Jackson County. Athletic, heavily-recruited corner starred in Tornado secondary with 3 INTs, 39 tackles; caught 25 passes for 368 yards at receiver. Although they affected thousands of people at different times throughout the day, all power was restored by the end of the day. [53] Tornado alerts were issued for Southern Ontario as far north as Ottawa as well; one tornado was later confirmed in Fergus, Ontario. [130][131] The Silver Lakes Golf Course also sustained major damage in this area, where at least 50,000 trees were flattened and buildings were damaged or destroyed. This tornado was only the eighth in Georgia to be categorized as an F4/EF4 on the (Enhanced) Fujita scale since 1950, when official tornado records begin. The tornado rapidly intensified to low-end EF4 strength as it passed northwest of Pisgah and Rosalie, destroying numerous mobile homes and block foundation homes, scattering the debris hundreds of yards and killing three people. [119][120], The tornado entered Hale County west of Sawyerville, continuing to move through sparsely populated rural areas. This marks only the second day in history (after April 3, 1974) that there were more than two F5/EF5 tornadoes reported. [43] This tornado killed 64 people and caused extensive devastation in densely populated areas, and the tornado struck several of the same small communities as the April 1956 F4, the April 1977 F5 and the April 1998 F5 tornadoes that hit portions of the Birmingham area. The tornado reached EF2 strength as it crossed into Faulkner County and passed southeast of Mayflower, downing numerous trees and power lines and damaging homes and outbuildings. [91], The tornado moved northeast, producing EF3 damage in and around Langtown. Buildings in downtown Cordova had already been damaged by an EF3 tornado earlier that morning and received further damage from this tornado. [26] Severe flooding continued across a large area from the Red River valley to the Great Lakes. The flooding was mitigated somewhat by a significant drought that had existed before the storm. Watch breaking news videos, viral videos and original video clips on CNN.com. Later that evening, another EF2 tornado caused extensive damage to both a school building and Little Rock Air Force Base as well. One of the surface lows tracked northeast along the Mississippi River into Wisconsin as it occluded. The rural communities of Horse Creek and Camp Creek suffered major damage from those tornadoes late that evening. [100] The tornado began 3 miles (4.8 km) west-southwest of Smithville along the Tennessee–Tombigbee Waterway near the Glover Wilkins Lock at 3:42 p.m. CDT (2042 UTC), snapping numerous trees near the Smithville Recreation Area. Nothing but the foundation and a pile of debris remained at the restaurant site, and a small portion of the restaurant's foundation slab buckled. Past Fyffe, the tornado became violent, and its width increased from around 50 yards (46 m) to 0.5 miles (800 m) as it entered eastern Rainsville, reaching EF5 strength and destroying numerous homes and businesses. There were 74 destroyed homes and/or businesses, 60 with major damage, and 118 with minor damage for a total of 252 affected structures in the Ringgold area. The tornado damaged and destroyed several other homes, garages, and sheds north of Union Grove before it crossed the Tennessee River, snapping numerous trees in a forested area before dissipating. South of Oakman, numerous trees were snapped and uprooted, a cell phone tower was knocked down, and mobile homes were destroyed at EF2 intensity. The advance of technology such as Doppler and dual-polarization radar, cellular networks, smartphones, as well as a far greater number of storm spotters and the general increase in population, means more weak tornadoes (EF0, EF1) are detected or observed today than, say, in the 1960s. [83][85] Extreme tree damage took place along the track and it ultimately dissipated at 3:00 p.m. CDT about 6 miles (9.7 km) north of Mashulaville. The line strengthened as it moved through Alabama, partially due to a high amount of low-level moisture from the Gulf of Mexico and increasing wind shear. In all, a total of 867 residences and 94 businesses within the city of Cullman were damaged or destroyed. Later that morning, the SPC even increased the probability for tornadoes to 45 percent along a corridor from Meridian, Mississippi, to Huntsville, Alabama, an extremely rare issuance exceeding the high risk standards. A compact car was thrown about 50 yards (46 m) as well. [110] As the tornado traveled east to 35th Street and Kauloosa Avenue, the Tuscaloosa Environmental Services and Cintas facilities suffered severe damage. On the southeast side of Blountsville, the tornado downed many trees and caused high-end EF2 damage to well-built brick and slab foundation homes, one of which had some exterior walls collapse. Additional strong nighttime tornadoes occurred in Georgia, including an EF3 that killed two people in Barnesville, and another EF3 that destroyed homes and killed one person at Lake Burton. 137 other people were injured. [7], In total, 348 people were killed as a result of the outbreak, which includes 324 tornado-related deaths across six states and an additional 24 fatalities caused by other thunderstorm-related events such as straight-line winds, hail, flash flooding or lightning. A debris ball was observed by the Birmingham NEXRAD, indicating that the tornado was causing extreme damage. The tornado then entered Perry County, the final portion of the path, where it damaged two outbuildings and a grain silo as well as causing significant tree damage before lifting just north of Uniontown at 8:35 p.m. CDT (0135 UTC). The NWS has confirmed the tornado was an EF-1 and started in the Wellford area in Spartanburg and ended around Cedar Springs. [38] Four tornadoes were officially rated EF5 on the Enhanced Fujita scale that day. Iowa State will be favored by at least a touchdown, … Remarkably, a family of four taking shelter inside the house were completely unharmed. From 2000 to 2010, F/EF2 or stronger tornadoes accounted for only 10% of all U.S. tornadoes, but 92% of all U.S. tornado deaths, according to Dr. Greg Forbes, former severe weather expert at The Weather Channel. [88], The Cullman tornado first touched down on the north side of Lewis Smith Lake and caused light structural damage near Crane Hill before intensifying and tracking directly towards Cullman, snapping numerous trees and heavily damaging several homes. The University itself was undamaged by the storm, though six students enrolled at the University were later discovered to have perished. Past Mayflower, it continued towards Vilonia and struck a mobile home park, where numerous mobile homes were destroyed and the four fatalities occurred. A church in the area was heavily damaged, vehicles were tossed around and destroyed, and thousands of trees were uprooted as well. Several mobile homes and site-built homes were either destroyed or sustained major damage. [111], The University of Alabama shut down its campus briefly during the course of the storm itself, resuming regular activities within minutes. Damage was rated EF3 in this area. This large, multiple-vortex tornado was captured on several tower cameras from television stations, such as Fox affiliate WBRC (channel 6) and ABC affiliate WBMA-LD/WCFT-TV/WJSU-TV (channels 58, 33, and 40) both out of Birmingham. 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Space.com is where humanity’s journey to new and exciting worlds is transmitted back down to Earth. Obama was quoted as saying that he had "never seen devastation like this." It tracked 3 miles (4.8 km) into Georgia before lifting outside of Rising Fawn at 6:55 p.m. CDT/7:55 p.m. EDT (2355 UTC). Tornadoes continued touching down further to the northeast as the sun set, particularly in Georgia. [89] While initially rated as an EF3, the rating was increased to EF5 after further analysis of the damage, making it the first F5/EF5 tornado in Alabama since the Birmingham tornado of April 8, 1998. A 1986 study concluded that the tornado risk within any 1-degree latitude (about 69 miles wide) by 1-degree longitude (about 53 miles wide in the midlatitudes) grid box is a maximum over central Oklahoma with about a 0.06% yearly risk. [15][33], Alabama Governor Robert J. Bentley declared a state of emergency in the state of Alabama on April 27, due to storm damage from severe thunderstorms earlier that day as well as forthcoming severe weather later that day. This page documents notable tornadoes and tornado outbreaks worldwide in 2016.Strong and destructive tornadoes form most frequently in the United States, Bangladesh, Brazil and Eastern India, but they can occur almost anywhere under the right conditions.Tornadoes also develop occasionally in southern Canada during the Northern Hemisphere's summer and somewhat regularly at other times of … (2003) study found a C-shaped area from Illinois to the High Plains southward to Texas and eastward to Mississippi, as well as the Florida Peninsula, with at least one tornado day each year. South of Sipsey, additional homes and mobile homes were destroyed at EF2 to EF3 strength and numerous trees were snapped. [23] By the evening hours of April 25, tornadoes had been reported across a few states, some of which caused significant damage in Arkansas. [57], Tornado watches were issued for the Atlantic coast from Pennsylvania to Florida at the start of the day and continued through the morning and early afternoon, but tornadoes were forecasted to generally be weaker and more isolated. We recognize our responsibility to use data and technology for good. It then rolled vehicles and destroyed a cinder block house to the southeast of Oakman, with damage rated EF3 at that location. The tornado continued northeastward, destroying a cinder block garage and damaging a mobile home along 6th Street, just southeast of Bridgeport. [83], This was the first tornado to cause F5/EF5 damage in Mississippi since the Candlestick Park tornado on March 3, 1966. [90], Soon after crossing into Franklin County, the town of Phil Campbell experienced significant devastation of the same magnitude as Hackleburg. The tornado weakened considerably as it approached Corridor X of the Appalachian Development Highway System, with only minor EF0 tree damage, before it strengthened significantly as it entered the town of Cordova as a 0.5-mile (0.80 km) wide EF3. [24][25] A strong EF3 tornado had also struck the Hot Springs Village area earlier that evening; that tornado caused severe damage and resulted in one death. [96][97] In addition to being the deadliest, this tornado also had the longest track of any tornado in the outbreak, with its path extending 132.1 miles (212.6 km) across Northern Alabama and into Tennessee. This line of severe thunderstorms would produce tornadic activity from the evening on April 26 into the late morning of April 27. Of course, the tornado threat varies during the year, generally speaking, with the return and departure of warm, humid air. Based on the work by Brooks and others, a climatology of seasonal tornado threat was compiled, giving emergency managers and the public an idea when their tornado threat typically peaks. [54], A statewide review by emergency management officials recorded 249 fatalities in Alabama, 23 of which were not tornado-related. The flooding there was considered to be worse than the flooding after Hurricane Gustav in 2008. This story does not necessarily represent the position of our parent company, IBM. A shed was destroyed with pieces of large farm machinery stored inside thrown up to 20 yards away, a storage trailer was tossed 100 yards and found impaled by planks of wood, and steel power poles in the area were bent over. At the same time, Sean Casey of Team TIV shot the tornado with his new 3D camera as it was crossing I-59, making this the first tornado ever shot in 3D. The destroyed Eoline Volunteer Fire Department building. 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