Event Title

Mattawa

Presenter Information

NTP Archives

Location

Nipissing, Ontario, Canada

Start Date

19-8-1982 6:45 PM

Document Type

Report (PDF/Word)

F-Scale Rating

F0

Classification

Confirmed

Description

OPP reported funnel cloud spotted northwest of Mattawa and moving SE at a high rate of speed. Witnesses heard train-like noise amd large hail falling. Damage reports came from both Redbridge, (40km west of Mattawa), and along HWY 533 which was then closed. Some very large trees were uprooted along the tornado track, some 4ft in diameter. Possibly a long-track tornado as it inflicted damage over a linear path of approximately 40km.

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Aug 19th, 6:45 PM

Mattawa

Nipissing, Ontario, Canada

OPP reported funnel cloud spotted northwest of Mattawa and moving SE at a high rate of speed. Witnesses heard train-like noise amd large hail falling. Damage reports came from both Redbridge, (40km west of Mattawa), and along HWY 533 which was then closed. Some very large trees were uprooted along the tornado track, some 4ft in diameter. Possibly a long-track tornado as it inflicted damage over a linear path of approximately 40km.

 

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