The tornado track may have been much longer as possible tornado damage was observed all the way to Carthage, South Dakota, a total distance of about 120 miles (190 km). Two people were injured in the city; one from flying glass and the other from lightning. Fujita |?| - The Fujita Scale is used to assess the intensity and damage caused by a tornado. The tornado continued northeast after that, uprooting trees and damaging isolated structures before dissipating south of Roeville. Year. The track reached number 1 on the U.S. [4], In Tennessee, a boy in Hickory Cove and a young man in Knoxville were both hospitalized after being struck by lightning. State. Further to the west, a man was burned and left unconscious after lightning struck his Saint Edward, Nebraska home while he was on the telephone. Gusty winds behind the storms bought localized wind damage and gusts as high as 99 miles per hour (159 km/h). Ein Gesamtschaden von über 100 Millionen Mark, zwei Tote und etwa 200 Verletzte waren das Resultat an diesem Abend. Day. The tornado lifted after that only to touch down again and caused minor damage in Youngstown. The same complex of storms that produced the F1 tornado in Aurora, Ohio that day also caused a fatality when a man was struck by lightning in Wapakoneta, Ohio. Multiple hailstorms caused major damage in Sullivan County, New Hampshire. An 80 miles per hour (130 km/h) wind gust was measured at the Iowa City Airport as the storm passed just barely to the southeast. Lesen Sie Rezensionen und Empfehlungen und informieren Sie sich über Tracklisten, beteiligte Personen und Weiteres. In Iowa, lightning injured one in Inwood while a windstorm injured two in Sheldon. Damage was estimated at $25,000. Heavy damage occurred in Northeastern Arkansas when severe thunderstorms bought rain, wind, and hail to the area, injuring five. Town officials told the Governor that the situation was under control and they would call him if they needed help. Storms in Sullivan County, New Hampshire caused major wind, lightning, and hail damage for the second straight day. The next morning, an F1 tornado moved through the Northern and Eastern New Orleans suburbs, including the town of Meraux, injuring three. It then moved down a hill, taking out several homes and businesses, including Town and Country Cleaners, Jerri's Snack Bar, and Wolcott Insurance Agency. Auch Meek sah die Nachrichten hierüber, die ihn noch am selben Abend zur Komposition eines Instrumentalstücks inspirierten. Several houses and a church were damaged, garages and outbuilding were blown over, a car was overturned and trees were uprooted. One person was killed, 50 others were injured, and damage was estimated at $5 million. Fujita |?| - The Fujita Scale is used to assess the intensity and damage caused by a tornado. The storm was described by witnesses as having two distinct vortices rotating within the main tornado circulation. Four soldiers at the Fort Sill rifle range were injured by lightning. The tornado weakened and dissipated shortly after exiting the city. In Iowa, lightning killed four more people in Manning, Woden, Iowa City, and Tiffin. In Pennsylvania, a man was killed when lightning struck him on a golf course near Selinagrove while a church in Sassamansville near Pottstown was destroyed by a lightning-induced fire. Jahr Titel Album Höchstplatzierung, Gesamtwochen, Auszeichnung Chartplatzierungen Chartplatzierungen (Jahr, Titel, Album, Plat­zie­rungen, Wo­chen, Aus­zeich­nungen, Anmer­kungen) Anmerkungen DE UK; 1962 Telstar DE 6 . 1 single by a British group. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has been tracking tornadoes for decades. - As of February 1, 2007, the Enhanced Fujita Scale was adopted. This interactive map, which contains data from January 1950 to August 31, 2020, pinpoints where a cyclone touched down and traces its path of destruction. A 6 feet (1.8 m) wall of water smashed over a highway, sweeping away a pickup truck and carrying it 100 feet (30 m). [4], A hailstorm struck Orlando, Florida with hailstones reaching up to 1.5 inches (3.8 cm) in diameter. Day. [46] The largest hail report came two days later southeast of Palco, Kansas, where a hailstone of 6 inches (15 cm) was observed. One person was also injured. A man within this part of the damage path between Bunker Hill and Waterville was attempting to seek shelter in his home when he was struck by a large tree limb, killing him instantly. After lifting briefly and streaming debris to the northeast, the tornado turned northeastward, damaging a home and destroying other buildings and machinery. A shower in Rose Hill, Kansas produced a lightning strike that injured a man and a woman who were opening the door to their car. The tornado then traveled across SH-152, about 5 miles (8.0 km) west of Cordell, and headed northeast. The tornado was a part of a localized outbreak which impacted portions of southern Georgia and the Florida Panhandle that afternoon. Albertville was buried under 2 inches (5.1 cm) of marble-sized hail. A trailer was destroyed while another residence was damaged. List of North American tornadoes and tornado outbreaks. Do You Love Me (Now That I Can Dance) - The Contours 42. Lightning-set fires destroyed one home and damaged several others while strong winds and rain damaged tobacco crops. In all, four farms were leveled while other were badly damaged, ten head of cattle were killed while others were injured, and some crop damage was reported. One particularly devastating F3 tornado injured 32 in Mitchell, South Dakota. The Tornados Also known asTornados 65, The New Tornados OriginLondon, England GenresPop, … Heavy rainfall also pummeled the Northern Witchita suburb of Park City, Kansas with 5–7 inches (130–180 mm) of rain that resulted in flash flooding, which covered major highways, caused major damage to six homes, and caused some damage to 65 others. Year. In the southern part of the state, a severe windstorm went through the heart of Mobile with winds reaching 90 miles per hour (140 km/h) with gusts to 100 miles per hour (160 km/h). DE: UK 1 (25 Wo.) Damage was estimated at $250,000. of Transport, [1962] (OCoLC)551446020: Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: A B Lowe; G A McKay Two people were injured and damage was estimated at $25,000. A Tulsa newspaper boy, who was crouching underneath a tree to wait out a storm, was also struck by lightning and killed. The tornado traveled 1 mile (1.6 km) and was 167 yards (153 m) wide. Tornado maps and statistics for all U.S. tornadoes in August 24, 1962. The small hail caused an unusually high amount of destruction as it damaged roofs, broke windows, and heavily damaged a greenhouse, trees, and shrubs. Parent article: List of tornadoes and tornado outbreaks. This page documents the tornadoes and tornado outbreaks of 1962, primarily in the United States. Tornado Archive A history of twisters: Tornadoes in Ohio 1962. A total of 29 homes (including two trailer homes) were destroyed while 12 more homes received major damage and 13 others had minor damage while seven additional farm buildings were also destroyed. Widespread severe thunderstorms affected Minnesota, bringing up to 75 miles per hour (121 km/h) winds, 3⁄4 inch (1.9 cm) hail, and 1.04 inches (26 mm) rain in 15 minutes. Widespread severe thunderstorms and frequent lightning also caused major damage in central and south-central Minnesota. Widespread damage occurred, a warehouse was destroyed, and one person was injured. [47] Widespread lightning and flooding damage occurred as well. It restrengthened back to high-end F3 intensity and again caused "near-F4" damage to numerous homes and other buildings in Plantsville before it weakened for the final time as it passed through Southington. [4], In Iowa, a person was injured by lightning in Pierson while another was killed after driving into a bridge washout in Fairfax. A total of 60 families were affected by the damage. Four destructive tornadoes touched down in the Southeast and Indiana. The tornado then crossed over the Iowa River and struck the national guard armory. The worst damage occurred in Altus and the nearby Altus Air Force Base, where, in addition to the tornadoes that touched down, the storms produced 1.5 inches (3.8 cm) hail that reached up to 4 inches (10 cm) in diameter as well as wind gusts up to 85 miles per hour (137 km/h). 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