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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Chicago IL
1159 AM CDT MON JUL 18 2016 /1259 PM EDT MON JUL 18 2016/

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR JULY 17 2016 TORNADO EVENT...

NWS GROUND SURVEY DATA COMBINED WITH DETAILED REPORTS FROM
TRAINED STORM SPOTTERS, HAVE DETERMINED THAT A TORNADO
OCCURRED ACROSS THE NWS CHICAGO COUNTY WARNING AREA ON SUNDAY
JULY 17.

.CABREY TORNADO...

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    100 mph
Path length /Statute/:  2.17 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   200 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             JULY 17, 2016
Start time:             9:41 PM
Start location:         1 MILE EAST-NORTHEAST OF CABERY
Start Lat/Lon:          40.9995 / -88.1924

End date:               JULY 17, 2016
End time:               9:48 PM
End location:           4 MILES SOUTHWEST OF HERSCHER
End_lat/lon:            40.9991 / 88.1508


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.

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