Tornadoes. Yes they happen here.


Tornadoes are not as common here in central pa like they are in the Midwest, but yes, they do happen. On average, Central Pennsylvania sees about two tornadoes per year.  

Most recently, we had two EF-1 tornadoes in Somerset county on May 13th of this year. Now, Central Pennsylvania has never experience an EF-5 tornado but there have been several EF-4’s since modern record keeping dating back to 1950. 

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