EF-0 tornado confirmed near Ossian

The National Weather Service confirmed that an EF-0 tornado touched down near Ossian at approximately 5 p.m. Thursday evening. The tornado traveled approximately one mile on the ground, damaging buildings and knocking down trees in its path. (Amy Hendrickson Knutson photo)

 

EF-0 tornado confirmed near Ossian

 

Zakary Kriener

News Writer
zkriener@fayettepublishing.com

 

 

The National Weather Service confirmed that an EF-0 tornado touched down near Ossian on Thursday evening. The tornado produced winds of 80 miles per hour (estimated) and stayed on the ground for 2.83 miles.

The tornado started south of Ossian near County Road W42 and traveled east-northeast to near 185th Avenue. The maximum width of the tornado reached 150 yards.

There were no reported injuries, but are reports of trees and buildings being damaged or destroyed in the area.

 

 

 
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