08aprAll DayBear Branch (Ohio County, IN)


Start Time: 10:11 pm EDT 

End Time:  10:12 pm EDT 

Rating:  EF0

Estimated Peak Winds: 70 mph

Path length: 0.16 miles

Width: 60 yards

Fatalities: 0

Injuries:  0

County:  Ohio

State:  Indiana

Start Lat/Lon: 38.9075 / -85.1216

End Lat/Lon: 38.9066 / -85.1190

Note:  Length listed as 250 yards, converted to miles

A brief tornado touched down in far southwest Ohio County, about 5 miles east-southeast of Cross Plains, in the 1600 block of Aberdeen Road. The tornado destroyed a barn and produced siding and roof damage, as well as rolling 2 recreational vehicles and toppling trees. 

Based on the degree of damage, the tornado produced winds of around 70 mph, and is rated EF-0 on the Enhanced Fujita Scale. 

The National Weather Service greatly appreciated the support and assistance from Ohio County Indiana Emergency Management with these findings.


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