Missouri Road in Spring
A mile wide path of almost total destruction.
The tornado's destructive path was up to one mile across.
Near total destruction of residential buildings in a path nearly a mile wide.
A mile wide path of total destruction. Hard to believe, but it happened to Joplin, MO.
In an EF-5 tornado, sometimes the damage can be restricted to peeled roofing. A hundred feet away, perhaps in the path of a suction vortex, one finds total obliteration.