Iowa Weather tornadoes

In the year of 2016, there has been a total of 33 tornadoes recorded in Iowa, two of which were rated EF2.

In Iowa, there was a total of 58 tornadoes in 2015 and 55 total in 2014.

You may think November tornadoes are uncommon, but since 1980, 41 tornadoes have hit Iowas surface in the month of November. The most recent one being on November 28th in Southern Hardin County.

Damage from tornadoes has a long process of repairing and replacing.

The first ever recorded tornado in Linn County was in 1953. Since then, there have been 42 tornadoes recorded and no deaths involved. The most recent tornado in Linn County was in 2009.


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