Event Title

Cornwall-Lancaster

Presenter Information

NTP Archives

Location

Ontario, Canada

Start Date

5-9-1847 3:00 PM

Document Type

Report (PDF/Word)

F-Scale Rating

F2

Classification

Confirmed

Description

Significant destructive tornado crossed into Canada from New York State at Massena Point, where it was observed as a tornadic waterspout. (damage extensive in NY) It tracked through the south end of the town towards the north-east and on towards the Quebec border. A possible satellite tornado occurred “toward the rear” of Cornwall as two separate tracks were discovered. Another tornadic waterspout was sighted at the head of Long Sault, about 10km west of Cornwall.

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Sep 5th, 3:00 PM

Cornwall-Lancaster

Ontario, Canada

Significant destructive tornado crossed into Canada from New York State at Massena Point, where it was observed as a tornadic waterspout. (damage extensive in NY) It tracked through the south end of the town towards the north-east and on towards the Quebec border. A possible satellite tornado occurred “toward the rear” of Cornwall as two separate tracks were discovered. Another tornadic waterspout was sighted at the head of Long Sault, about 10km west of Cornwall.

 

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