08julAll DayBasswood (Otter Tail County, MN)


Start Time:  4:35 am CDT

End Time:  5:02 am CDT

Rating:  EF1

Estimated Peak Winds:  105 mph

Path length:  18 miles

Width:  250 yards

Fatalities: 0

Injuries:  0

County:  Otter Tail

State:  Minnesota

Start Lat/Lon:  46.4101 / -95.9467

End Lat/Lon:  46.4750 / -95.5854

This tornado likely crossed Pickeral and Long Lakes, ending just before Rush Lake.  It uprooted or snapped numerous pine and oak trees, along with power poles.  In the northeast corner of Long Lake, it tumbled several travel trailers, tore roof sections off of a pole shed, and tumbled an irrigation system.


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