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28marAll DayNewburgh (Warrick County, IN)

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Start Time:  8:18 pm CDT 

End Time: 8:25 pm CDT 

Rating:  EF2

Estimated Peak Winds:  125 mph

Path length: 5.2 miles

Width:  575 yards

Fatalities:  0

Injuries:  2

County: Warrick

State:  Indiana

Start Lat/Lon: 37.94234 / -87.41361

End Lat/Lon:  37.97293 / -87.32813

Note: The coordinates were not provided by the NWS. We estimated the lat/lon based on the start and end locations given in the Public Information Statement.


Five homes lost at least portions of their roof and at least one also lost some of its second story walls. Dozens of other homes received moderate to major damage, including several with fallen trees causing major damage. Hundreds of trees were snapped or uprooted and dozens of small buildings, garages, or other small structures were damaged. Many power lines were either blown down or brought down by fallen trees. At least two people were treated and released after receiving treatment at area hospitals. The tornado was photographed near the beginning of its track along the Ohio River.


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