Event Title

Morrisburg

Presenter Information

NTP Archives

Location

Ontario, Canada

Start Date

11-7-1888 6:00 PM

Document Type

Report (PDF/Word)

F-Scale Rating

F2

Classification

Confirmed

Description

Details TBD from newspapers. Part of outbreak of tornadoes in Eastern Ontario, Southwestern Quebec, and Northern New York State on the evening on July 11.

“That of last week seems to have originated in county Dundas, to have crossed the St Lawrence near Morrisburg and to have swept eastward, inclining as it progressed to the south.”

From Mountsberg (not Morrisburg?) Weather Log: “Very high wind from West.” “Wind very high. Heaviest hail storm that was ever known in this section before. Also very sudden fall in mercury from 83° to 43°.”

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Jul 11th, 6:00 PM

Morrisburg

Ontario, Canada

Details TBD from newspapers. Part of outbreak of tornadoes in Eastern Ontario, Southwestern Quebec, and Northern New York State on the evening on July 11.

“That of last week seems to have originated in county Dundas, to have crossed the St Lawrence near Morrisburg and to have swept eastward, inclining as it progressed to the south.”

From Mountsberg (not Morrisburg?) Weather Log: “Very high wind from West.” “Wind very high. Heaviest hail storm that was ever known in this section before. Also very sudden fall in mercury from 83° to 43°.”

 

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