Aug
21
2010

Minnesota top tornado state in 2010

Tornadoes, Jan1 - Aug20, 2010
Tornadoes, Jan1 - Aug20, 2010Courtesy NOAA

Tornado alley moves to Minnesota

As of Aug 20, Minnesota has had 123 tornadoes. Texas is number two with only 87. Minnesota has never been number one in tornadoes before.

State tornadoe records for the past decade

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  • 2009 Texas 125 tornadoes
  • 2008 Kansas 185 tornadoes
  • 2007 Texas 198 tornadoes
  • 2006 Illinois 123 tornadoes
  • 2005 Kansas 136 tornadoes
  • 2004 Texas 178 tornadoes
  • 2003 Texas 155 tornadoes
  • 2002 Texas 172 tornadoes
  • 2001 Texas 137 tornadoes
  • 2000 Texas 146 tornadoes

Learn more about MN tornadoes 2010

Minnesota Tornadoes 2010: We're #1! Minnesota Public Radio
Minnesota Tornado History and Statistics University of Minnesota

Your Comments, Thoughts, Questions, Ideas

claragracegirl's picture
claragracegirl says:

dont know about it

posted on Sat, 08/21/2010 - 4:58pm
claragracegirl's picture
claragracegirl says:

did anyone die?

posted on Sat, 08/21/2010 - 4:59pm
ARTiFactor's picture
ARTiFactor says:

On June 17, 2010 there were 36 tornadoes reported and 3 deaths.
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posted on Sun, 08/22/2010 - 12:38pm
ARTiFactor's picture
ARTiFactor says:

The most tornadoes in one single day was 27 on June 16, 1992 that included an F5 tornado at Chandler.

posted on Sun, 08/22/2010 - 12:42pm

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