15 tornadoes are recorded in the SPC Database for September 15, 2010. The strongest was an EF3 that made a trek from Meigs County, OH near Reedsville over the Ohio River into Wood County, WV near Belleville. The estimated maximum winds were estimated between 150-160 mph. Per the Storm Data entry, in Meigs County, 22 structures were destroyed or had major damage. This was mainly mobile homes or single family homes. Two people in Meigs County were seriously injured. Read the full summary here!
Highlighting a Tornado Before 1950
from Significant Tornadoes by Thomas Grazulis!
September 16, 1946: An F2 tornado moved north near Sidney, MT. A small house were destroyed and there were three injuries.
On September 16, 2006 an F2 tornado tracked for seven miles through Rogers, MN. A 10 year old girl was killed, and six other people were injured. Several homes were heavily damaged or destroyed. Source.
There is more weather phenomenon than just tornadoes?
On This Day in OTHER weather history!
On this day in 1970, Led Zeppelin won ‘best group’ in the Melody Maker readers Poll. This was the first time in eight years that The Beatles hadn’t won ‘best group.’ Get into the groove with more music trivia at thisdayinmusic.com!
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