The tornado was only on the ground briefly, travelling for 300 metres with a width of 50 metres. A barn was extensively damaged with it’s roof and most walls torn off, sheds were demolished, a hay barn was ripped apart and its debris thrown for more than a kilometre. The tornado touched down at 8:15 pm.
Figure 1 depicts the surface observations at 8:00 pm EDT, which shows a cold front slicing through southern Ontario. This front became the focus for thunderstorm development and ultimately this F1 tornado.
According to Environment and Climate Change Canada (2018), an F1 tornado touched down at 8:00 pm near Feversham, ON. The tornado travelled for 1 km with a maximum width of 60 metres. The tornado caused no fatalities, injuries and the property damage was not documented by ECCC
NWS Weather Prediction Center Surface Analysis Archive. (2017). Surface analysis 00Z Mon Sep 26 2005. Retrieved from: https://www.wpc.ncep.noaa.gov/archives/web_pages/sfc/sfc_archive.php
Environment and Climate Change Canada Data. (2018). Canadian National Tornado Database: Verified Events (1980-2009) – Public. Retrieved from: http://donnees.ec.gc.ca/data/weather/products/canadian-national-tornado-database-verified-events-1980-2009-public/