Channel 10 WTHI Terre Haute reported the photo
on the left
as a tornado that touched down in Lawrence County, IL.
to NWS Indianapolis and WTHI Channel 10 as the tornado in
Lawrence County on
June 11, 2009 - Photo courtesy Knox County EMA.
EMA photo taken June 16, 2009
of the Merom Power Plant smoke stack.
Hutsonville Power Plant 23 miles from picture
location. Merom Power Plant 15 Miles from picture location.
Photo courtesy Google Earth
The National Weather Service DID
NOT confirm a tornado Northeast of the Lawrenceville-Vincennes
on Thursday evening 6/11/2009. The storm in question was
not of significant size to produce a tornado.
The NWS observed no rotation via radar in this storm. Trained
Weather Spotters from
Lawrence County AND Knox County, IN observed no severe weather
in this area.
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