StormTeam 3: Sunday's tornado survey

So far, 6 tornadoes have been confirmed. 4 in Minnesota and 2 in Wisconsin.

Posted: Jul 30, 2019 7:15 AM
Updated: Jul 30, 2019 7:47 AM

So far, 6 tornadoes have been confirmed by the National Weather Service's survey teams after severe weather moved through the upper Midwest on Sunday, July 28th.

Three survey teams were dispatched and discovered that a few low topped supercells formed and produced several weak tornadoes across east-central Minnesota and west-central Wisconsin during the afternoon of July 28th.

The following information about the touchdowns has been provided by the National Weather Service:

Biscay, MN Tornado...

Rating: EF-0
Estimated Peak Wind: 85 mph
Path Length /statute/: 4.0 miles
Path Width /maximum/: 200 yards
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0

Start Date: 7/28/2019
Start Time: 317 PM CDT
Start Location: 3 SW Biscay, MN
Start Lat/Lon: 44.8053 / -94.3299

End Date: 7/28/2019
End Time: 326 PM CDT
End Location: 1.2 NNE Biscay, MN
End Lat/Lon: 44.8430 / -94.2683

An EF0 developed 3 miles southwest of Biscay and tracked northeast
to just north of Biscay, Minnesota before dissipating. Corn was
flatted along the path and some trees were uprooted near MN-22 and
150th Street.

Brief satellite tornado southeast of Silver Lake, MN...

Rating: EF-0
Estimated Peak Wind: 65 mph
Path Length /statute/: 0.3 miles
Path Width /maximum/: 25 yards
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0

Start Date: 7/28/2019
Start Time: 332 PM CDT
Start Location: 3 SSE Silver Lake, MN
Start Lat/Lon: 44.8555 / -94.1804

End Date: 7/28/2019
End Time: 333 PM CDT
End Location: 3 SSE Silver Lake, MN
End Lat/Lon: 44.8591 / -94.1829

A brief tornado spun up southeast of Silver Lake and produced
little damage.

East Silver Lake, MN Tornado...

Rating: EF-1
Estimated Peak Wind: 105 mph
Path Length /statute/: 2.6 miles
Path Width /maximum/: 0.25 miles
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0

Start Date: 7/28/2019
Start Time: 336 PM CDT
Start Location: 2 SE Silver Lake, MN
Start Lat/Lon: 44.8828 / -94.1691

End Date: 7/28/2019
End Time: 342 PM CDT
End Location: 3 ENE Silver Lake, MN
End Lat/Lon: 44.9155 / -94.1416

Tornado spun up southeast of Silver Lake and quickly became 1/4
mile wide as it tracked northeast across Highway 7 before
dissipating 3 miles east northeast of Silver Lake. Corn was
flattened, a few outbuildings were destroyed, and many trees were
damaged.

Forest Lake/Scandia, MN Tornado...

Rating: EF-1
Estimated Peak Wind: 90 mph
Path Length /statute/: 6.6 miles
Path Width /maximum/: 0.25 miles
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0

Start Date: 7/28/2019
Start Time: 426 PM CDT
Start Location: 5 ESE Forest Lake, MN
Start Lat/Lon: 45.2478 / -92.9020

End Date: 7/28/2019
End Time: 438 PM CDT
End Location: 5 N Scandia, MN
End Lat/Lon: 45.3181 / -92.8170

Tornado spun up on the southwest side of Sylvan Lake and continued
northeast in a broken path through Bone Lake and ending just south
of Spider Lake in Chisago County. Mostly tree damage occurred
along the path, some four to five feet in diameter. Many trees
were snapped.

Luck, WI Tornado...

Rating: EF-1
Estimated Peak Wind: 90 mph
Path Length /statute/: 5.0 miles
Path Width /maximum/: 100 yards
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0

Start Date: 7/28/2019
Start Time: 531 PM CDT
Start Location: 5 NE Balsam Lake, WI
Start Lat/Lon: 45.5198 / -92.3953

End Date: 7/28/2019
End Time: 541 PM CDT
End Location: 5 E Luck, WI
End Lat/Lon: 45.5826 / -92.3621

Tornado spun up 5 miles northeast of Balsam Lake, crossed Bone
Lake, then dissipated 5 miles east of Luck, WI.

Barron, WI Tornado...

Rating: EF-0
Estimated Peak Wind: 74 mph
Path Length /statute/: 0.4 miles
Path Width /maximum/: 25 yards
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0

Start Date: 7/28/2019
Start Time: 641 PM CDT
Start Location: 6 SSE Barron, WI
Start Lat/Lon: 45.3293 / -91.7909

End Date: 7/28/2019
End Time: 644 PM CDT
End Location: 6 SE Barron, WI
End Lat/Lon: 45.3348 / -91.7876

Tornado spun up approximately 6 miles south-southeast of Barron, WI,
and moved northeast for approximately 0.4 miles. The main damage was
to a farm outbuilding, corn crops and trees.

EF Scale: The Enhanced Fujita Scale classifies tornadoes into the
following categories.

EF0...Weak......65 TO 85 mph
EF1...Weak......86 TO 110 mph
EF2...Strong....111 TO 135 mph
EF3...Strong....136 TO 165 mph
EF4...Violent...166 TO 200mph
EF5...Violent...>200mph

Minnesota Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 22947

Reported Deaths: 977
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Hennepin7695581
Ramsey2698110
Stearns199512
Nobles14963
Anoka128963
Dakota120249
Olmsted58210
Washington57630
Kandiyohi4761
Rice4232
Clay41625
Scott3832
Todd2960
Wright2801
Mower2311
Sherburne2222
Carver1892
Benton1733
Steele1490
Blue Earth1261
Martin1265
St. Louis11714
Freeborn1020
Unassigned9410
Pine890
Nicollet827
Winona7815
Carlton730
Cottonwood690
Watonwan640
Otter Tail630
Goodhue603
Polk592
Crow Wing591
Chisago541
Itasca548
Dodge460
Le Sueur441
Meeker440
Chippewa441
Morrison410
Jackson390
Douglas390
Lyon380
Murray360
Becker360
Isanti320
McLeod300
Waseca250
Rock220
Mille Lacs191
Wabasha170
Fillmore171
Pennington170
Swift170
Sibley150
Beltrami140
Brown142
Cass132
Faribault130
Wilkin113
Norman110
Kanabec111
Pipestone100
Marshall90
Wadena80
Pope80
Aitkin70
Koochiching70
Yellow Medicine60
Lincoln50
Mahnomen51
Renville50
Big Stone40
Red Lake40
Redwood40
Clearwater30
Traverse30
Lac qui Parle30
Grant30
Houston20
Roseau20
Hubbard10
Lake10
Kittson10
Stevens10

Iowa Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 18559

Reported Deaths: 506
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Polk3930118
Woodbury267232
Black Hawk172443
Linn94176
Marshall88215
Dallas87517
Buena Vista7020
Johnson6078
Muscatine54941
Wapello5456
Crawford4892
Tama40026
Scott35210
Louisa34210
Dubuque33418
Jasper25816
Pottawattamie2348
Sioux2130
Washington1858
Wright1450
Allamakee1204
Plymouth1191
Warren1160
Story991
Mahaska918
Poweshiek898
Bremer676
Henry671
Clinton601
Des Moines591
Boone570
Taylor490
Guthrie463
Cedar461
Clarke450
Benton391
Monroe385
Jones360
Iowa350
Shelby340
Clayton323
Osceola320
Buchanan320
Webster321
Marion310
Hamilton290
Madison271
Fayette260
Cerro Gordo251
Monona240
Cherokee240
Lee240
Winneshiek230
Davis200
Grundy190
Lyon190
Jefferson190
Harrison190
Floyd181
Sac170
Dickinson160
Mills160
Hardin160
Hancock160
Humboldt150
Butler150
Delaware150
Appanoose143
Ida140
Keokuk140
Greene130
Clay130
Howard120
Audubon121
Emmet120
Lucas120
Cass110
Jackson110
Page110
Winnebago110
Franklin100
Pocahontas100
Carroll90
Van Buren90
Kossuth90
Chickasaw80
Adair80
Union70
Adams70
Montgomery60
Mitchell50
Ringgold40
Fremont40
Palo Alto30
Worth30
Calhoun20
Wayne10
Decatur10
Unassigned10
Rochester
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59° wxIcon
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Hi: 75° Lo: 52°
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Albert Lea
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Austin
Clear
63° wxIcon
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Feels Like: 63°
Charles City
Clear
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Hi: 73° Lo: 51°
Feels Like: 61°
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