Weather Vault: 11/17/13; Villa Grove Tornado

Published 11/22 2013 01:17AM

Updated 05/13 2016 05:46PM

Posted:  1:19 AM 11/22/13
Updated:  7:19 PM 11/22/13

The Villa Grove tornado of 11/17/13 touched down at 12:44 PM 3.7 miles north of Tuscola and was on the ground for 29.7 miles.  This tornado did injure 6 people and was rated an EF-3 with winds up to 140 mph.  At its widest point the tornado was a quarter mile wide.  The tornado lifted at 1:00, just 2.7 miles north of Broadlands.  This tornado actually merged with the Tuscola tornado just east of I-57. 

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