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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Chicago IL
308 PM CDT Thu May 18 2017 /408 PM EDT Thu May 18 2017/

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 05/17/17 TORNADO EVENT...

.CAPRON TORNADO

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    90-95 mph
Path length /Statute/:  10.3 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   100 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             May 17 2017
Start time:             1021 PM CDT
Start location:         2 miles south of Poplar Grove
Start Lat/Lon:          42.3341 / -88.8221

End date:               May 17 2017
End time:               1034 PM CDT
End location:           3 miles northwest of Harvard
End_lat/lon:            42.4380 / -88.6775

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 events and publication in
NWS Storm Data.

$$

Deubelbeiss/Birk/Friedlein



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