20aprAll DayBelleview/Ocala (Marion County, FL)


Start Time: 9:40 am EDT 

End Time:  9:55 am EDT 

Rating:  EF0

Estimated Peak Winds: 85 mph

Path length: 11.5 miles

Width:  Unknown

Fatalities: 0

Injuries:  0

County:  Marion

State:  Florida

Start Lat/Lon: 28.99 / -82.14

End Lat/Lon: 29.09 / -81.99

A tornado touched down south of the Highway 484 interchange along Interstate 75 near Mile Marker 340, lifting a stationary construction trailer across the roadway and snapping numerous trees. The tornado continued on an intermittent path for approximately 11.5 miles as it raced northeastward, touching back down along Sapphire Run near Southeast Maricamp Road in the vicinity of Silver Springs Shores, producing mostly minor roof and window damage. 


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