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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL
1127 AM CDT Wed Sep 10 2014

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 09/09/2014 TORNADO EVENT...

SEVERAL SUPERCELL THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCED A TOTAL OF FOUR TORNADOES
ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST MISSOURI DURING THE EVENING HOURS OF
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014.  IN ADDITION TO THE TORNADOES THERE WERE ALSO NUMEROUS
REPORTS OF STRAIGHT LINE WIND DAMAGE CAUSING MULTIPLE POWER OUTAGES, MINOR
STRUCTURAL DAMAGE, AND DOWNED TREES.  DETAILS OF THE TORNADOES FOLLOW.


.ATCHISON COUNTY...

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    80 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  3.5 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   25 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             9-09-2014
START TIME:             550 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         4 MILES WEST OF TARKIO MO
END DATE:               09_09_2014
END TIME:               557 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           1 MILE SOUTHEAST OF TARKIO MO

.HOLT / NODAWAY COUNTIES...

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    85 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  3.0 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   30 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             09_09_2014
START TIME:             710 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         0.5 MILES WEST OF MAITLAND MO
END DATE:               09_09_2014
END TIME:               715 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           0.5 MILES EAST OF GRAHAM MO

.HOLT COUNTY...

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    75 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  0.25 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   25 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             09_09_2014
START TIME:             735 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         3 MILES SOUTHWEST OF MAITLAND MO
END DATE:               09_09_2014
END TIME:               736 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           3 MILES SOUTHWEST OF MAITLAND MO


.HOLT COUNTY...

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    75 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  0.25 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   25 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             09_09_2014
START TIME:             740 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         2 MILES SOUTHWEST OF MAITLAND MO
END DATE:               09_09_2014
END TIME:               741 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           2 MILES SOUTHWEST OF MAITLAND MO


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.

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