What was the biggest tornado in Ohio?
The 1924 Lorain–Sandusky tornado was a deadly F4 tornado which struck the towns of Sandusky and Lorain, Ohio on Saturday, June 28, 1924.
1924 Lorain–Sandusky tornado.
|Duration||June 28, 1924|
|Max. rating1||F4 tornado|
|Casualties||≥85-90 fatalities, ≥350 injuries|
What was the worst tornado in Kentucky?
Homes were leveled and two people killed near Sumter. The tornado began three miles west of Kirksey and moved to north of Hardin, near Fairdealing, and ended at Kentucky Lake. A couple dozen homes were destroyed, at least five of which at F4 intensity.
Violent Tornadoes in Kentucky.
|Date||April 3, 1974|
Has there ever been an F6 tornado?
There is no such thing as an F6 tornado, even though Ted Fujita plotted out F6-level winds. The Fujita scale, as used for rating tornados, only goes up to F5. Even if a tornado had F6-level winds, near ground level, which is *very* unlikely, if not impossible, it would only be rated F5.
When was the last time Ohio had a tornado?
The last confirmed tornado in Ohio was Sept. 7, a weak EF0 in Delaware County that knocked down trees and damaged roofs. Ohio recorded 58 tornadoes in 2019. The most powerful was the EF4 Memorial Day tornado across Montgomery County that accounted for 166 of the 180 tornado injuries that year.