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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
620 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

...TORNADO CONFIRMED NEAR 3 NW DUSHORE IN SULLIVAN COUNTY
PENNSYLVANIA...

LOCATION...3 NW DUSHORE IN SULLIVAN COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA
DATE...JULY 8 2014
ESTIMATED TIME...615 PM TO 620 PM EDT
MAXIMUM EF-SCALE RATING...EF2
ESTIMATED MAXIMUM WIND SPEED...120 MPH
MAXIMUM PATH WIDTH...400 YARDS
PATH LENGTH...2.14 MILES BEFORE ENTERING BRADFORD COUNTY PA
BEGINNING LAT/LON...41.55N / 76.48W
ENDING LAT/LON...41.56N / 76.44W
* FATALITIES...0
* INJURIES...0

* THE INFORMATION IN THIS STATEMENT IS PRELIMINARY AND SUBJECT TO
CHANGE PENDING FINAL REVIEW OF THE EVENT(S) AND PUBLICATION IN
NWS STORM DATA.

...SUMMARY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS CONFIRMED A
TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN 3 MILES NW OF DUSHORE IN SULLIVAN COUNTY
PENNSYLVANIA ON JULY 8 2014.

THE TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN IN A FIELD AND CROSSED ELYS ROAD...WHERE
A ROOF WAS BLOWN OFF OF A HOUSE AND A BARN. SOME OF THIS DEBRIS
WAS THROWN OVER 100 YARDS. A TRAILER WAS THROWN 30 YARDS AND
DEMOLISHED AS WELL...AND NUMEROUS TREES WERE DOWNED. THE TORNADO
CONTINUED NORTHEASTWARD AND ENTERED BRADFORD COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA.
NWS BINGHAMTON WILL ISSUE A PNS DETAILING THE IMPACTS FOUND IN
BRADFORD COUNTY.

THIS INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND ON OUR WEBSITE AT
WEATHER.GOV/CTP.

FOR REFERENCE...THE ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE CLASSIFIES TORNADOES
INTO THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES:

EF0...WIND SPEEDS 65 TO 85 MPH.
EF1...WIND SPEEDS 86 TO 110 MPH.
EF2...WIND SPEEDS 111 TO 135 MPH.
EF3...WIND SPEEDS 136 TO 165 MPH.
EF4...WIND SPEEDS 166 TO 200 MPH.
EF5...WIND SPEEDS GREATER THAN 200 MPH.

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NICOSIA/EVANEGO


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