Tornado outbreak of June 16–18, 2014

Summer tornado outbreak in the U.S. Great Plains and Midwest

The June 16-18, 2014 tornado outbreak was an incident in which several strong tornadoes cut through Nebraska. Other tornadoes also affected Wisconsin, Montana, Ontario and South Dakota.[1] A preliminary rating of the strongest tornadoes was EF4 (winds between 166 and just under 200 mph).[2] There were two deaths from the tornado incident, both in Nebraska.[3] 16 people were critically injured in the storms.[3]

EF3 tornado in southeastern Montana

References change

  1. RNN Staff (18 June 2014). "Severe weather, tornadoes strike Midwest for second day". WSMV; Nashville, TN. Archived from the original on 29 June 2014. Retrieved 20 June 2014.
  2. "Tornadoes in Northeast Nebraska 6/16/2014". National Weather Service. 2014. Retrieved 20 June 2014.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Pearson, Michael; Petersons, Indra; Payne, Ed (June 18, 2014). "Twin tornadoes tear through Nebraska town; 2 dead". CNN Cable News Network; Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. Retrieved 20 June 2014.