23mayAll DayMechanicsville (Cedar/Jones Counties, IA)


Start Time: 12:57 pm CDT

End Time:  1:13 pm CDT

Rating:  EF1

Estimated Peak Winds:  95 mph

Path length: 7 miles

Width:  30 yards

Fatalities: 0

Injuries:  0

County:  Jones, Cedar

State:  Iowa

Start Lat/Lon: 41.8598 / -91.2901

End Lat/Lon:  41.9533 / -91.2453

An EF1 tornado began around 1257pm.  The tornado was on the ground for around 16 minutes.  The tornado was on the ground intermittently for 7 miles.  A porch was destroyed on a home just west of Mechanicsville and caused farm outbuilding damage at a farmstead on the Cedar/Jones County line.


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