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Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
312 PM CDT Mon Jul 10 2017

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 7/10/17 THUNDERSTORM WIND EVENT...

.Thunderstorm Wind Damage from Louisa County into Henderson
County...

PEAK WIND:  90 MPH
FATALITIES: 0
INJURIES:   0

SURVEY SUMMARY: NWS survey team found widespread straight-line
wind damage from Wapello, IA in Louisa County, south southeast
into Oquawka in Henderson County, IL.  Widespread damage to tree
branches, tree trunks, uprooted trees, along with some damaged
structures.  The team estimated winds ranged from 60 to 90 MPH.
A few home weather stations measured gusts in the low to mid 80
MPH range.  The city of Oquawka experienced the most damage.
Witness report winds of 60 MPH for 10 to 15 minutes.  This along
with the 90 MPH gusts caused most of the damage there.

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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RW/ARG


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