Tornado Recovery Info – 1PM 6/27/2011

On June 1, an EF3 tornado with 160mph winds hit the town of Monson and nearby towns, traveling an extremely rare 39 mile distance. Here is a list of information on how you can help the town as well as information about the tornado.

How you can help:
-Donate to the Monson Tornado Victims Relief Fund at Monson Savings
-Join the “Monson Tornado Watch 2011” Facebook Group for ways to help

About the tornado:
-National Weather Service Tornado Summary
-Satellite Image of Tornado Track
-Monson Tornado Aerial Photos
-WBUR Tornado Photo Gallery
-Masslive/The Republican Tornado Photo Gallery
-Masslive/The Republican Tornado Photo Gallery 2

webcamthumbVideos of tornado (*Videos may contain vulgar language):
-Driving South on Rt. 32
-From Gates Street
-From Downtown Monson
-From South Monson

Live Media Coverage on June 1:
-WWLP (22news)
-WGGB (abc40)
-Weather Channel Coverage

Sept. 5, 2010:
The Historical Data page has been updated to include links to the information from months in 2010.

July 3, 2009:
The Radar Images page has been redone, and now includes lightning data!

Nov 17, 2008:
The homepage forecasts now are held in a scrollable, fixed size box. This way, the information can be held instead of deleted when there isn’t enough room, and is in more of a blog format. (Update: This feature is no longer in use as it makes the page viewing area much smaller)

Oct 14, 2008:
PHOTO ALBUM now added to the site! Please note that Adobe Flash Player is needed to view the album.