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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
358 AM CDT FRI JUL 4 2014 /458 AM EDT FRI JUL 4 2014/

...UPDATED EARLVILLE EF-1 TORNADO DAMAGE SURVEY EF-1...

AN AERIAL STORM SURVEY CONDUCTED WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF THE CIVIL
AIR PATROL CONDUCTED THURSDAY AFTERNOON REVEALED THE EARLVILLE
TORNADO BEGAN FURTHER WEST THAN EARLIER INDICATED. THE TORNADO
BEGAN WEST OF E 9TH ROAD JUST SOUTH OF N 46TH ROAD AND CONTINUED
EAST SOUTHEAST INTO THE SOUTHWEST SIDE OF EARLVILLE.

RATING:                 EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    110 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  3.9 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   75 YARDS
FATALITIES:             NONE
INJURIES:               NONE

START DATE:             JUNE 30 2014
START TIME:             913 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         4 MILES WNW OF EARLVILLE
START LAT/LON  :        41.5952/-89.0006

END DATE:               JUNE 30 2014
END TIME:               917 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           0.5 MILES SOUTHWEST OF EARLVILLE
END_LAT/LON:            41.5849/-88.9239

AFTER VIEWING AERIAL PHOTOS FROM LOCAL MEDIA OF CONVERGENT SWIRLING
AND SCARRING ON THE SOUTHWEST EDGE OF TOWN...A SHORT LIVED TORNADO
HAS BEEN CONFIRMED TO HAVE TOUCHED DOWN EMBEDDED WITHIN AN AREA OF
WIDESPREAD STRAIGHT LINE WIND DAMAGE NEAR EARLVILLE.

IN ADDITION TO THE BRIEF TORNADO...THERE WAS WIDESPREAD STRAIGHT
LINE WIND DAMAGE ACROSS EARLVILLE AND SURROUNDING AREAS. SOME OF
THE MOST INTENSE STRAIGHT LINE WIND DAMAGE WAS CONSISTENT WITH
WIND SPEEDS OF 80 TO 100 MPH.

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

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