ef5 joplin missouri tornado

Deadly EF5 Tornado Demolishes City of Joplin, Missouri May 22, 2011

Tragically Joplin, Missouri was the victim of a horrific EF5 Tornado  that demolished businesses, homes, and vehicles in the town of 50,000 people on Sunday May22, 2011. This storm has been estimated to have caused over $3 Billion dollars in insured losses so far & is responsible for the deaths of over 200 people and counting. Joplin’s EF5 Tornado has been reported as the deadliest on record in history since nearly six decades.

Missouri Tornado 2010

2010 New Year’s Eve Tornado Outbreak

On the night of December 30, 2010 a large tornado outbreak began developing in the Midwest. By January 1, 2011 this outbreak had spawned 39 tornadoes, making it the largest December outbreak. At least nine people were killed during this storm, and the largest tornado confirmed was an EF3. This storm reached from Arizona to […]

Missouri Tornado 2009

Small Tornado in Schell City, Missouri on June 10, 2009

This is a small funnel cloud that touches down in Vernon County, Missouri. It moves across a tree belt and keeps touching down in a field, though later on this tornado becomes a stronger, multi-vortex twister.

Missouri Tornado 2007

EF2 Tornado Near Paris, Missouri on October 17, 2007

This tornado initially landed a few miles outside of Paris, Missouri. It threw a mobile home a third of a mile away. This tornado was classified as a high end EF2 tornado, and had a damage path 4 miles long. There were two casualties from this tornado.