Monday December 18, 2017
10:42 AM (PST)
Ames, Iowa. On November 12th, a tornadic storm hit several communities in the central Iowa area. This storm produced eight tornadoes in several counties around the Ames area.
The one that struck Stratford in Hamilton County was an F3, as was the one that struck Woodward in Dallas County. The strike in Stratford was deadly, killing one person.
A detailed analysis can be found on NOAA's site: Central Iowa tornadoes of November 12th, 2005.
|Hereare a handful of photos and videos. The Maffett videos were taken by a good friend of mine, and the tornado seen in them passed under a half mile from his house and another friend's house.|
Maffett video #1
Maffett video #2
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