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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1110 AM CDT FRI JUL 17 2015


... INITIAL NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR JULY 16 2015 CAMERON IL TORNADO
EVENT...

.CAMERON ILLINOIS...

RATING: EF-2
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND: 125 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/: TBD
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/: TBD
FATALITIES: TBD
INJURIES: TBD

START DATE: TBD
START TIME: TBD
START LOCATION:
TBD START LAT/LON: TBD

END DATE: TBD
END TIME: TBD
END LOCATION: TBD
END LAT/LON: TBD

THIS IS INITIAL PRELIMINARY SURVEY INFORMATION FOR THE PORTION OF
THE TORNADO TRACK NEAR CAMERON ILLINOIS. THE SURVEY IS ON GOING TO
DETERMINE THE PATH LENGTH AND WIDTH OF THIS STORM. MORE
INFORMATION WILL BE AVAILIBLE LATER TODAY.

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 EVENTS AND PUBLICATION IN NWS
STORM DATA.

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