Barton Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 6:00 am CDT on March 30, 2015

... On this date in weather history...

In 1938... a violent F4 tornado cut a 45 mile long... 300
yard wide path from north central Craig County
Oklahoma... across extreme southeast Labette County... to
northeast Cherokee County. The twister destroyed three
schools around Chetopa and caused significant damage in
Columbus. The tornado killed 10... injured 200... and
caused around $600,000 damage.