Grid ViewList ViewLatestMost ViewedMost Commented Abilene, KS EF4 Tornado May 25th 2016 35058 May 25, 2016An isolated supercell thunderstorm formed over Ottawa County in north central KS on Wednesday, May 25, 2016, and this storm went on to produce 4 tornadoes. The first tornado touched down at around 6:08 PM 3 miles south of Minneapolis and was on the ground for approximately 1 minute. The second tornado that occurred was a long-track violent EF4 tornado that was on the ground for over an hour and up to a 1/2 mile wide at times. The tornado developed just north of Niles Kansas around 707pm and moved ESE damaging and destroying everything in its path as it passed 2-3 miles north of the city of Abilene. The tornado then appeared to weaken for a time as it moved to the northeast of Abilene however it re-intensified and took a southeast turn as it approached interstate 70 and then went on to produce the most severe damage after crossing interstate 70 just a mile or two southwest of the city of Chapman. The tornado then moved east passing 1 mile south of Chapman and finally dissipated between 835 and 840pm just west of the Dickinson and Geary County line. Drone Footage of Tornado 25342 May 30, 2016Tornado footage captured by drone near Dodge City, KS on May 24th, 2016. Birth of Wedge Tornado near Bennington, Kansas 25209 May 28, 2013Watch a large and violent wedge tornado develop from a rotating wall cloud. Waterspout near Venice, Florida 16220 June 7, 2013Waterspout in the Gulf of Mexico near Venice, Florida. Video taken from Myakka River State Park looking east on June 7, 2013. Incredible Tornado near Campo, Colorado 15865 May 31, 2011Tornado in Campo, Colorado on May 31, 2010.1234CategoriesFeaturedHailLightningOtherSatelliteScienceStorm StructureTimelapseTornadoTropical WeatherSubscribe To Newsletter Get latest news about us directly in your inbox. We will never spam, Promise.