KAKE | Wichita, Kansas | Weather Radar & Forecast

Rozel, Kansas Tornado Rated An EF-4

By: KAKE News Email
By: KAKE News Email
Tornado touched down Saturday.

Credit: Bryce Kintigh

Stay up-to-date with KAKE News:

May 22, 2013

A tornado that caused damage near Rozel, Kansas Saturday has been rated an EF-4.

The tornado touched down six miles southwest of Rozel after 7:00 p.m.
It damaged five farms, including one that lost most of it's roof and exterior walls.

The National Weather Service in Dodge City said the EF-4 rating is based on measured winds of 165 to 185 mph by a Doppler On Wheels unit. The maximum damage path width was 1100 yards.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
KAKE TV 1500 N. West Street Wichita, KS 67203-1323 (316) 943-4221
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 208558051 - kake.com/a?a=208558051