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Issued by NWS Cleveland, OH

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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
543 PM EDT Tue Sep 5 2017

...TORNADO CONFIRMED FROM CRAWFORD INTO RICHLAND COUNTY OHIO...

Location...initial touchdown 1 WNW of North Robinson then extending
           into Western Richland County Ohio
Date...09/04/2017
Estimated Time...1043 PM until around 1100 pm
Maximum EF-Scale Rating...EF2
Estimated Maximum Wind Speed...130 MPH
Maximum Path Width...details to come
Path Length...15+ miles
Fatalities...0
Injuries...3

* 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 Cleveland OH has confirmed a
tornado that touched down 1 WNW of North Robinson and remained on
the ground into into Western Richland County Ohio on 09/04/2017.

More details to come when the survey team is back on site.

This information can also be found on our website at
weather.gov/cle.

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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