Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
NOUS43 KDTX 232337
PNSDTX
MIZ055-241145-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
737 PM EDT TUE JUN 23 2015

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 06/22/2015 ST. CLAIR COUNTY TORNADO EVENT...

.NWS DAMAGE SURVEY CONFIRMED A EF0 TORNADO IN SAINT CLAIR COUNTY BETWEEN
MEMPHIS AND EMMETT WITH A TRACK OF THREE-FOURTHS OF A MILE...

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    75  MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  0.75 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   50 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             JUNE 22 2015
START TIME:             1155 PM EDT
START LOCATION:         3 MILES SOUTHWEST OF EMMETT/MI

END DATE:               JUNE 22 2015
END TIME:               1156 PM EDT
END LOCATION:           3 MILES SOUTHWEST OF EMMETT/MI

SURVEY_SUMMARY: A BRIEF TORNADO OF EF0 RATING OCCURRED ALONG HILL ROAD BETWEEN
EAGLING AND BRAIDWOOD IN SAINT CLAIR COUNTY. THIS TORNADO WAS ON THE GROUND
FOR ABOUT A MINUTE AND HAD MAXIMUM WIND SPEEDS ESTIMATED AROUND 75 MPH.

EF SCALE: THE ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE CLASSIFIES
TORNADOES INTO THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES.

EF0...WEAK......65 TO 85 MPH
EF1...WEAK......86 TO 110 MPH
EF2...STRONG....111 TO 135 MPH
EF3...STRONG....136 TO 165 MPH
EF4...VIOLENT...166 TO 200 MPH
EF5...VIOLENT...>200 MPH

NOTE:
THE INFORMATION IN THIS STATEMENT IS PRELIMINARY AND SUBJECT TO
CHANGE PENDING FINAL REVIEW OF THE EVENT AND PUBLICATION IN
NWS STORM DATA.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.