EF2 Bailleul (France) tornado – October 20, 2013

An EF2 tornado has been reported from Bailleul, northern France on October 20. 2013. The tornado touched down at 17:15 UTC. The preliminary damage track is over 2 km long. Damage includes uprooted and snapped trees, damage to roofs and weaker structures.


EF2 Bailleul preliminary damage track by Keraunos.org (analysis still underway).

In very rapid response, Keraunos.org began a damage survey less than two hours after the event. A detailed analysis of the event is underway, expecting further updates within the next 24 hours. Check back for updates.



Bailleul tornado damage. Source: Keraunos.org

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