Weather Guys: Chetek Tornado And More

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Heard On The Larry Meiller Show
Tornado damage at the Prairie Lake Estates Mobile Home Park near Chetek. Rich Kremer/WPR

Earlier this month, a tornado touched down in western Wisconsin, killing one and causing millions of dollars in damages. The tornado was also on the ground for 83 consecutive miles, making it the longest tornado on record in Wisconsin. The Weather Guys weigh in on this deadly weather phenomenon, and the factors that lead up to it. They also discuss the recent rainy weather across the state, as well as what the forecast might look like for the rest of the summer.

Episode Credits

  • Larry Meiller Host
  • Chris Malina Producer
  • Jon Martin Guest
  • Steve Ackerman Guest