The EF2 tornado in southwest Manitoba of July 27, 2015

What happened?

July 27, 2015 was a classic setup for tornadic supercells in the southern Prairies. A tornadic supercell did end up hitting southwestern Manitoba, producing EF2 damage. Tornado warnings were ongoing for about 3 hours, and indeed sporadic tornado reports were being received for that same time.
The imagery from this event is presented here.

Satellite images

RADAR images

Upper air analyses

Surface analyses


Email the webmaster

Last update to this page: October 26, 2015