Tornado Watches in 2016

No Tornado Watches in W. Mich. this year

We have not had a Tornado Watch in Lower Michigan so far this year.  The most tornado watches have been along the “dry line” in the Southern Plains and in the Deep South (AL – MS).   Here’s where tornadoes have occurred in the U.S. in 2016.  There have not been any EF5 rated tornadoes in the U.S. or the world this year.  We’ve had 2 EF4s in the U.S. (5/9 Wynnewood OK and 5/25 Chapman KS) and one EF4 in Yenching, China.  There have been 18 EF3 tornadoes, 48 EF2, 204 EF1 and 206 EF0.  You can see that…