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Mile Wide Tornado Near Kansas City
« on: May 29, 2019, 04:52:10 AM »

https://www.kctv5.com/news/tornadoes-touched-down-around-kansas-city-area/article_c70ba6c0-819a-11e9-9f4c-fb3c09a5dd39.html

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Re: Mile Wide Tornado Near Kansas City
« Reply #1 on: May 29, 2019, 12:58:21 PM »
Kansas City-Area Tornadoes Add to 12 Straight Days of Destruction, "Federal government weather forecasters logged preliminary reports of more than 500 tornadoes in a 30-day period"  :roll:

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Re: Mile Wide Tornado Near Kansas City
« Reply #2 on: May 29, 2019, 07:47:54 PM »
It looks like it's going to be another long day for severe weather.  NWS says it's supposed to start settling down though.

https://ucweather.org/stormauto.php

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Re: Mile Wide Tornado Near Kansas City
« Reply #3 on: May 29, 2019, 09:50:18 PM »
You can see a video of the tornado on Twitter that was shared by Jackie Groeneveld.

https://twitter.com/erinkctv5?lang=en

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Re: Mile Wide Tornado Near Kansas City
« Reply #4 on: May 29, 2019, 10:33:11 PM »
monstor alright

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Re: Mile Wide Tornado Near Kansas City
« Reply #5 on: May 30, 2019, 01:28:39 AM »
EF4. KC airport was closed for many hours to clean  up debris coming from the SW.
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Re: Mile Wide Tornado Near Kansas City
« Reply #6 on: May 30, 2019, 04:19:35 AM »
More info from NWS storm reports.

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Time: 2019-05-28 23:40 UTC
Event: 0 TORNADO
Source: nws storm survey
Remark: *** 3 inj *** a nws storm survey team confirmed an ef-4 tornado, with maximum winds of 170 mph and a maximum width of 1 mile occurred tuesday evening. the storm crossed the kansas river 2 miles north of eudora and dissipated 1.5 miles west of bonner springs. the worst damage was near linwood, ks.

https://nwschat.weather.gov/lsr/#EAX/201905280700/201905291900/0100
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Re: Mile Wide Tornado Near Kansas City
« Reply #7 on: May 30, 2019, 10:36:39 PM »
More info including map of the path of the tornado and videos.

https://watchers.news/2019/05/30/second-ef-4-tornado-of-the-season-935-so-far-this-year-us/