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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
358 PM CDT FRI JUL 17 2015


...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 07/16/15 TORNADO EVENT - UPDATE #1...

.TORNADO 1 ...SWEDESBURG...IA...

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    75 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  1.9 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   25 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             JUL 16 2015
START TIME:             507 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         2.8 MILES E TRENTON / HENRY / IA
START LAT/LON:          41.0649 / -91.5842

END DATE:               JUL 16 2015
END TIME:               512 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           2.1 MILES S SWEDESBURG / HENRY / IA
END LAT/LON:            41.0736 / -91.5507


.TORNADO 2 ...PORT BYRON...IL...

RATING: EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND: 105 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/ 1.2 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/: 200 YARDS
FATALITIES: 0
INJURIES: 0

START DATE: JULY 16 2015
START TIME: 700 PM CDT
START LOCATION: 0.8 NE PORT BYRON / ROCK ISLAND / IL
START LAT/LON: 41.6150 / -90.3226

END DATE: JULY 16 2015
END TIME: 710 PM
END LOCATION: 2 NE PORT BYRON / ROCK ISLAND / IL
END LAT/LON: 41.6252 /-90.3061

DAMAGE PRIMARLIY TO LARGE TREES THAT WERE UPROOTED OR HAD SNAPPED
TRUNKS. SEVERAL HOUSES WERE DAMAGED WITH PORTIONS OF THEIR ROOF
TORN OFF AND DAMAGE TO SIDING.



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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