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Tornado and Wind Damage on April 10, 2013 (Photos)
 
Three tornadoes (rated EF1/EF2) tore across portions of Van Buren, Stone and Izard Counties on 04/10/2013. There was extensive wind damage caused by 90 to 100 mph gusts at Horseshoe Bend (Izard County). Three tornadoes (rated EF1/EF2) tore across portions of Van Buren, Stone and Izard Counties on 04/10/2013. There was extensive wind damage caused by 90 to 100 mph gusts at Horseshoe Bend (Izard County).
 
Farther southeast, a tornado (rated EF1) hit areas around Garrett Bridge (Lincoln County). Farther southeast, a tornado (rated EF1) hit areas around Garrett Bridge (Lincoln County).
 
There were signs of a tornado (rated EF2) about 3.0 miles east-southeast of Scotland (Van Buren County) along Scotland-Formosa Road.
In the picture: There were signs of a tornado (rated EF2) about 3.0 miles east-southeast of Scotland (Van Buren County) along Scotland-Formosa Road. Some trees were mangled and others had debris hanging from branches. Click to enlarge.
A tornado (rated EF2) downed or snapped numerous trees and removed part of a roof from a house 3.2 miles east of Scotland (Van Buren County).
In the picture: A tornado (rated EF2) downed or snapped numerous trees and removed part of a roof from a house 3.2 miles east of Scotland (Van Buren County). Click to enlarge.
 
Farther northeast, the same tornado blew in the doors at the Walnut Grove (Van Buren County) fire station.
In the picture: Farther northeast, the same tornado blew in the doors at the Walnut Grove (Van Buren County) fire station. Click to enlarge.
Toward the end of the tornado track, this church was heavily damaged near Botkinburg (Van Buren County).
In the picture: Toward the end of the tornado track, this church was heavily damaged near Botkinburg (Van Buren County). Click to enlarge.
 
The Rushing (Stone County) tornado (rated EF1) flattened a chicken house southeast of Fox (Stone County).
In the picture: The Rushing (Stone County) tornado (rated EF1) flattened a chicken house southeast of Fox (Stone County). Click to enlarge.
At Mount Olive (Izard County), a tornado (rated EF2) partially removed the roof from this log house.
In the picture: At Mount Olive (Izard County), a tornado (rated EF2) partially removed the roof from this log house. Click to enlarge.
 
Also at Mount Olive (Izard County), roofing material was driven into the ground like spears.
In the picture: Also at Mount Olive (Izard County), roofing material was driven into the ground like spears. Click to enlarge.
Powerful wind gusts destroyed this home at Horseshoe Bend (Izard County).
In the picture: Powerful wind gusts destroyed this home at Horseshoe Bend (Izard County). Click to enlarge.
 
The brick wall of this house was pushed in at Horseshoe Bend (Izard County).
In the picture: The brick wall of this house was pushed in at Horseshoe Bend (Izard County). A woman on the other side of the wall was injured. Click to enlarge.
A mobile home was removed from its foundation and thrown by a tornado (rated EF1) near Garrett Bridge (Lincoln County).
In the picture: A mobile home was removed from its foundation and thrown by a tornado (rated EF1) near Garrett Bridge (Lincoln County). Click to enlarge.
 
This huge tree was uprooted near Garrett Bridge (Lincoln County).
In the picture: This huge tree was uprooted near Garrett Bridge (Lincoln County). Standing next to the tree is Blake Morgan, fire chief of the Southeast Lincoln County Fire Department. Click to enlarge.
A large tractor shed was ripped apart near Garrett Bridge (Lincoln County).
In the picture: A large tractor shed was ripped apart near Garrett Bridge (Lincoln County). Click to enlarge.
 

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