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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Binghamton NY
146 PM EDT Sat Jul 1 2017


Location...Verona in Oneida County New York
Date...June 30 2017
Estimated Time...445 pm EDT
Maximum EF-Scale Rating...EF0
Estimated Maximum Wind Speed...70 MPH
Maximum Path Width...125 Yards
Path Length...1.7 miles
Beginning Lat/Lon...43.1008N / 75.6215W
Ending lat/Lon...43.0965N / 75.5896W
* 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.

The National Weather Service in Binghamton NY has confirmed a
tornado near Verona in Oneida County New York on June 30 2017.

A tornado touched down at 445 pm EDT June 30th 2017 near the
intersection of Fox Road and Route 365 several miles southwest of
Verona, NY in Oneida County. The tornado knocked down around a
dozen trees and several power poles along its 1.7 mile path.
There were a few homes that sustained damage from trees falling
and also loss of a few shingles. Maximum winds were around 70 mph
with the worst damage along Route 365 between Fox Road and Stoney
Brook Road.

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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