08aprAll DayRising Sun (Ohio County, IN)


Start Time: 10:18 pm EDT 

End Time:  10:22 pm EDT 

Rating:  EF0

Estimated Peak Winds: 65 mph

Path length: 5.25 miles

Width: 200 yards

Fatalities: 0

Injuries:  0

County:  Ohio

State:  Indiana

Start Lat/Lon: 38.9580 / -84.9579

End Lat/Lon: 38.9372 / -84.8640

A tornado touched down along the 7300 Block of Salem Ridge Road and stretched 5.25 miles to the East near Rising Sun.  Damage along this path was weaker than the tornado in Western Ohio County, with damage becoming more diffuse and sparse as the storm headed east.  Damage to roofs, siding and power poles and trees occurred.

These findings were supported by photo and mapping assistance from Ohio County Emergency Management.


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