Significant Tornadoes<br />On the Day of March 18, 1925<br />The Tri-State Area and others<br />
5:10 AM<br />Scale: F2<br />Location: Dearing, Kansas<br />County: Montgomery<br />Damage: The citizens of this Dearing we...
1:01 PM<br />Scale: F5<br />Location: NNW of Ellington, MO to 10 miles NE of Princeton, Indiana<br />County: Missouri: Rey...
The Tri-State Tornado<br />
4:42 PM<br />Scale: F2<br />Location: Littleville, AL<br />County: Colbert<br />Path Length: 12 miles<br />Damage: 1 Death...
5:00 PM<br />Scale: F4<br />Location: Bucklodge, TN to Beaumont, KY<br />County: Tennessee: Sumner Kentucky: Allen, Barren...
5:15 PM<br />Scale: F4<br />Location: Mauckport, IN to Louisville, KY<br />County: Indiana: Harrison Kentucky: Jefferson<b...
5:45 PM<br />Scale: F3<br />Location: Kirkland, TN<br />County: Williamson, Rutherford<br />Path Length: 20 miles<br />Dam...
6:00 PM<br />Scale: F3<br />Location: Louisville to Pewee Valley, KY<br />County: Jefferson, Oldham<br />Path Length: 10 m...
6:30 PM<br />Scale: F3<br />Location: Lexington, KY<br />County: Marion, Washington, Mercer, Jessamine, Fayette, Bourbon<b...
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Significant Tornadoes Of March 18 1925

  1. 1. Significant Tornadoes<br />On the Day of March 18, 1925<br />The Tri-State Area and others<br />
  2. 2. 5:10 AM<br />Scale: F2<br />Location: Dearing, Kansas<br />County: Montgomery<br />Damage: The citizens of this Dearing were farmers and economically poor. Their homes and gas station were damaged by the tornado. No injuries or deaths<br />
  3. 3. 1:01 PM<br />Scale: F5<br />Location: NNW of Ellington, MO to 10 miles NE of Princeton, Indiana<br />County: Missouri: Reynolds, Iron, Madison, Bollinger, Cape Girardeau, Perry Illinois: Jackson, Williamson, Franklin, Hamilton, White Indiana: Posey, Gibson, Pike<br />Path Length: 234 Miles<br />Damage: 695 Deaths, this tornado was one of the most deadliest single tornados in US History.<br />
  4. 4. The Tri-State Tornado<br />
  5. 5. 4:42 PM<br />Scale: F2<br />Location: Littleville, AL<br />County: Colbert<br />Path Length: 12 miles<br />Damage: 1 Death, moved northeast at Littleville where damage and casualties at gas station, homes, and store occurred; 12 people were also injured. This town of Littleville had a hard time recovering with the low economic status in Alabama and its people struggled to rebuild and seek shelter in near by towns.<br />
  6. 6. 5:00 PM<br />Scale: F4<br />Location: Bucklodge, TN to Beaumont, KY<br />County: Tennessee: Sumner Kentucky: Allen, Barren, Monroe, Metcalfe<br />Path Length: 60 miles<br />Damage: 39 Deaths, homes leveled in many communities, possibly a tornado family or short series of tornadoes. 95 people were also injured in this event.<br />
  7. 7. 5:15 PM<br />Scale: F4<br />Location: Mauckport, IN to Louisville, KY<br />County: Indiana: Harrison Kentucky: Jefferson<br />Path Length: 18 miles<br />Damage: 4 Deaths, swept away entire farms near Laconia and Elizabeth, Indiana before ending near south of Louisville, Kentucky. 60 people were also injured.<br />
  8. 8. 5:45 PM<br />Scale: F3<br />Location: Kirkland, TN<br />County: Williamson, Rutherford<br />Path Length: 20 miles<br />Damage: 1 Death, major damage to homes in Kirkland and injured 9 people.<br />
  9. 9. 6:00 PM<br />Scale: F3<br />Location: Louisville to Pewee Valley, KY<br />County: Jefferson, Oldham<br />Path Length: 10 miles<br />Damage: 3+ Deaths, 12+ homes destroyed and 40 people were injured. Out of the series of tornadoes on this day this tornado has a significantly less amount of information than the other tornadoes on this day. The death toll may be higher.<br />
  10. 10. 6:30 PM<br />Scale: F3<br />Location: Lexington, KY<br />County: Marion, Washington, Mercer, Jessamine, Fayette, Bourbon<br />Path Length: 60 miles<br />Damage: 2Deaths, this area was struck by a tornado family that had an average of 300yd path in width. 40 people were also injured by these tornadoes.<br />

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