April 14, 2012 Tornado Outbreak
The attached map shows the locations of 135 reported tornadoes on Saturday, April 14, 2012.
This is not the final number since several of these tornadoes will have been long track tornadoes and counted (reported) more than once.
The Omaha NWS survey teams found damage paths from 6 tornadoes in Southeast Nebraska and just inside western Iowa that occurred on the evening of April 14 into the early hours of April 15, 2012. These 6 tornadoes, strength and location were:
Sterling, NE (EF0),
Cook, NE (EF2);
Talmage, NE (EF0);
Nebraska City (EF1);
Thurman, IA (EF2); and,
Just east of Council Bluffs, IA (EF1)
There were other tornadoes outside the Omaha NWS County Warning Area and these tornadoes will be listed in the next Blog post.