List Of Late-May 2008 Tornado Outbreak Sequence Tornadoes
The Late-May 2008 tornado outbreak sequence from May 22, 2008 to May 31, 2008 affected much of the central United States and parts of Canada. Nearly 280 tornadoes were reported during the outbreak and at least 233 were confirmed.
The first outbreak lasted from May 22 to May 25 and produced over 170 tornado reports including several large and destructive tornadoes including in Windsor, Colorado, Quinter, Kansas, Hugo, Minnesota and Parkersburg, Iowa. The Parkersburg tornado was rated an EF5 on the Enhanced Fujita Scale with winds of 205 mph. Seven people were killed in Iowa, two in Kansas and one in each Minnesota and Colorado.
The second outbreak lasted from May 29 to May 31 and produced 96 tornado reports from Wyoming to Virginia. No fatalities have been reported.
Weaker tornadoes between the two main outbreaks occurred also from May 26 to May 28 in Wyoming, Texas, New Mexico, Kansas, Illinois, Indiana and Ontario.
This is the list of tornadoes from the Late-May 2008 tornado outbreak sequence.
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