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May 25, 2004

F2 Tornado

Crawford County PA Tornado
County:
Crawford (PA)
Begin Location:
Custards
Begin Time:
04:15 PM EST
End Location:
Cochranton
End Time:
04:28 PM EST
Length:
7 Miles
Width:
50 Yards
Magnitude:
F2
Fatalities:
0
Injuries:
0
Property Damage:
$ 3.5M

 

An F2 tornado touched down three miles west of Custards and then tracked east for seven miles. The tornado finally lifted just west of Cochranton near U.S Highway 322. The damage path was continuous, up to 50 yards in width and roughly parallel to State Route 285. Significant damage occurred along the damage path. At least ten homes were damaged with two large farm buildings destroyed. Two factories west of Custards along Delano Road were also heavily damaged. One factory lost over 16,000 square feet of roofing and had much of it's inventory destroyed. The second factory was also heavily damaged on one side. Twelve semi trailers parked outside this factory were overturned and destroyed. Several dozen workers inside the factories had sought shelter prior to the arrival of the tornado and were uninjured. Hundreds of trees and dozens of power poles were downed along the damage path.

Crawford County PA Tornado Damage

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