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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Aberdeen SD
847 AM CDT MON MAY 30 2016

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 05/28/2016 TORNADO EVENT EDMONDS COUNTY...

.Overview...A brief landspout tornado touched down in an open field
2.5 miles southwest of Bowdle SD.  The tornado touched down and lifted
two times and was on the ground for a total of only 1 to 2 minutes
before dissipating.

.EDMUNDS COUNTY TORNADO...

Rating:                 EF-0
Estimated peak wind:    65 mph
Path length /Statute/:  0.20 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   20 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             05/28/2016
Start time:             11:02 AM CDT
Start location:         2.5 Miles SW of Bowdle
Start Lat/Lon:          45.41842/-99.68292

End date:               05/28/2016
End time:               11:10 PM CDT
End location:           2.7 Miles SW Bowdle
End_lat/lon:            45.41633/-99.68531

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 event and publication in
NWS Storm Data.

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NWS ABR


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