Storm Damage Survey - 7 August 2003

- Florence -


Investigator

David Sills, MSC-King Radar

Quick Facts

Severe Weather Type 

Confirmed Tornado

Location (Region)

Florence (Chatham-Kent)

Time

Between 1600 and 1630 EDT (2000-2030 UTC)

Duration

Roughly 5 minutes

Magnitude

F0

Path Length

Approx. 1 km

Direction of Motion

From approx. 225

Lat, Lon

42.636 N, 81.979 W

Path Width

Roughly 50 m

Rotation

Cyclonic

Significant Damage

Shingles removed from shack, branch down, slight crop damage

Other Evidence

Video and eyewitness reports

Damage Estimate (Source) 

$ 100
(DS)

Evidence

Site survey, video of tornado, witness descriptions