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Event

2012 Connecticut Tornado Swarm
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Date of tornado outbreak: May 7th, 2012
Duration1: 2 hour, 17 minutes.
Maximum rated tornado2: F5 tornado
Tornadoes caused: 10
Total Damages: $867.2 million (2012 USD)
Total Fatalities: 97

1Time from first tornado to last tornado
2Most severe tornado damage; see Fujita scale


Image of the F5 tornado if it actually happened.











Tornado count

Confirmed
Total
Confirmed
F0
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F1
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F2
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F3
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F4
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F5
10 3 1 4 1 1 1


Tornadoes

List of confirmed tornadoes - May 7th, 2012
F#
Location
Time (UTC)
Path length
Comments/Damage
Connecticut
F2 Hartford 0847 7 miles 4 deaths - The first tornado of the swarm, A cone tornado ripped apart a trailer park.
F4 S of Hartford 0850 7 miles 4 deaths - The second tornado of the swarm, A stove pipe tornado ripped apart a neighborhood.
F0 S of New Haven 0855 1.5 miles 0 deaths - A small tornado was reported, this tornado didn't cause any damage.
F3 N of Hartford 0858 16.5 miles 27 deaths - A stove-pipe tornado tor apart a neighborhood.
F2 Bridgeport 0921 9.5 miles 5 deaths - A large wedge tornado caused damage in Bridgeport.
F5 Stamford 0947 20 miles 59 deaths - A rarely strong Anti-Cyclonic tornado devastated parts of Stamford.
F2 W of Hartford 1000 8.5 miles 1 death - A relatively small tornado tore apart a farm.
F0 N of Hartford 1030 1 mile 0 deaths - A tornado tore shingles off houses.
F0 New London 1049 2 miles 0 deaths - A tornado tore through a garbage dump.
F2 Norwalk 1057 6.5 miles 1 death - A tornado destroyed a fire-house.
F1 Waterbury 1104 3 miles 0 deaths - The last tornado of the swarm, a small rope, only tore apart a house garage.

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