Burnett County Tornado

Burnett County Tornado (HMT7D)

Location: Siren, WI 54872 Burnett County
Country: United States of America

N 45° 47.715', W 92° 22.857'

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On Monday, June 18, 2001, at 8:20 p.m. an F3 tornado with gale-force winds of over 200 miles per hour blew through southern Burnett County and eastern Washburn County leaving in its wake a path of destruction through the townships of Bashaw, Daniels, Dewey, La Follette, Siren, Wood River and Village of Siren, shattered lives and broken dreams...but more than that a desire to rebuild and began again.

Lives lost: 3 · Number injured: 14 · Total time on ground: 69 minutes · Total distance traveled: 41 miles · Widest point of tornado's path: 1/2 mile · Buildings destroyed or damaged: 550 · Land damaged: 51,000 acres · Estimated monetary damage: $17 million plus
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Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 3:40pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 548110 N 5071485
Decimal Degrees45.79525000, -92.38095000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 47.715', W 92° 22.857'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 47' 42.90" N, 92° 22' 51.42" W
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Area Code(s)715
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 601-699 Park St, Siren WI 54872, US
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