Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1235 PM CDT WED AUG 19 2015

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR AUGUST 18 2015 TORNADO EVENT...

.STANWOOD TORNADO...

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    70 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  0.05 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   20 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:                0

START DATE:             AUG 18 2015
START TIME:             3:13 PM CDT
START LOCATION:      3 NW STANWOOD
START LAT/LON:          41.9241/-91.18375

END DATE:               AUG 18 2015
END TIME:               3:14 PM CST
END LOCATION:           3 NW STANWOOD
END LAT/LON:              41.9241/-91.18375


EF SCALE: THE ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE CLASSIFIES TORNADOES INTO THE
FOLLOWING CATEGORIES BASED ON THE DAMAGE THEY CAUSE.

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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ARG/DMD/RW


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