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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
200 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

...Active Year for Tornadoes across Middle Tennessee...

So far in 2017, a total of 14 tornadoes have been determined to
have touched down across Middle Tennessee (including both the NWS
Nashville and NWS Huntsville county warning areas). This is the
most active start for tornadoes in Middle Tennessee since 2013.

DATE                 RATING     COUNTY
February 7, 2017     EF0        Houston
March 1, 2017        EF1        Williamson
March 1, 2017        EF0        Davidson/Rutherford
March 1, 2017        EF0        Wilson*
March 1, 2017        EF1        Wilson/Smith**
March 1, 2017        EF1        Smith
March 1, 2017        EF1        Putnam
March 1, 2017        EF1        Putnam
March 9, 2017        EF0        Marshall
March 9, 2017        EF1        Moore/Franklin
March 27, 2017       EF1        Perry/Lewis
April 5, 2017        EF1        Bedford
April 5, 2017        EF1        Warren
May 24, 2017         EF0        Smith

* Newly determined based on high resolution satellite data
** Path extended based on high resolution satellite data

Since 1995, an average of 17 tornadoes touch down every year
across Middle Tennessee. The least number of tornadoes in a year
(since 1995) was in 2016, when only 4 were recorded across Middle
Tennessee. The most number of tornadoes in a year (since 1995)
was 38 in 2011.

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Shamburger



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