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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO,IL
651 PM CDT TUE JUL 1 2014 /751 PM EDT TUE JUL 1 2014/

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR JUNE 30 2014 TORNADO EVENT...

...PLAINFIELD AND ROMEOVILLE AREAS IN WILL COUNTY...

.EF-1 TORNADO...

RATING:                 EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    95 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  3 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   75 YARDS
FATALITIES:             NONE
INJURIES:               NONE

START DATE:             JUNE 30 2014
START TIME:             955 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         1.1 NE PLAINFIELD
START LAT/LON:          41.6272/-88.1846

END DATE:               JUNE 30 2014
END TIME:               958 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           2.4 SW ROMEOVILLE
END LAT/LON:            41.6244/-88.1255

A TORNADO WAS CONFIRMED BASED ON DAMAGE TO MAINLY TREES BUT
ALSO TO SOME RESIDENCES. OVER 50 TREES...INCLUDING MANY LARGE
SOFTWOOD TREES...WERE UPROOTED WITHIN A CONCENTRATED PATH. A
DOZEN MODEST TO LARGE TREES WERE BLOWN TO THE NORTHWEST
AGAINST THE EASTWARD PATH OF THE STORM. NUMEROUS ROADS HAD BEEN
BLOCKED BECAUSE OF FALLEN TREES. IN ADDITION...THERE
WAS MINOR DAMAGE TO NUMEROUS RESIDENCES IN THE WOODLANDS OF THE
RESERVE AND LAKEWOOD FALLS SUBDIVISIONS. THIS DAMAGE WAS MAINLY
SIDING AND SHINGLES PEELED OFF AND WINDOWS BLOWN OUT.

THIS TORNADO CROSSED INTERSTATE 55 NEAR MILE MARKER 261.

THIS TORNADO WAS EMBEDDED WITHIN STRAIGHT-LINE WIND DAMAGE THAT
CONTINUED INTO LOCKPORT AND FURTHER EAST-SOUTHEAST BASED ON
REPORTS.

TIME WAS ESTIMATED PER RADAR.

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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MTF





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