A tornado touched down as an EF-1 north of Tuscola and moved east. The tornado reached a maximum wind speed of 100 mph and was on the ground for 5 minutes- traveling 5.2 miles. At its widest point, it was a quarter mile wide. This tornado did minor damage to two residents and destroyed several out buildings on farms. This tornado merged with the Villa Grove tornado just north of Villa Grove.
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