An EF3 tornado passed near Fort Leonard Wood during three days of storms from December 30, 2010, to January 1, 2011.
December 30, 2010: Devastating tornadoes touched down across southern Missouri striking Fort Leonard Wood, Robertsville, and Sunset Hills, among other places. Tornadoes continued for two days across the country.
This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store