Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS
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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
200 PM EST FRI NOV 20 2015 /100 PM CST FRI NOV 20 2015/
...Tornado Touchdown on Wednesday Confirmed...
.Gadsden County Florida Tornado...
Estimated Peak Wind: 70 mph
Path Length /Statute/: 2.67 miles
Path Width /Maximum/: 50 yards
Start Date: 11/19/2015
Start Time: 6:05 PM EST
Start Location: 1 Mile ESE of Gretna, Florida
Start Lat/Lon: 30.6140/-84.6823
End Date: 11/19/2015
End Time: 6:13 PM EST
End Location: 2 Miles NE of Gretna, Florida
End Lat/Lon: 30.6370/-84.6463
An EF-0 tornado with 70 MPH winds touched down in Gadsden County.
The tornado touched down around 1 mile ESE of Gretna, tracked northeast
across Hardaway Highway where one tree was downed, continued across
Highway 90 and lifted about 2 miles NE of Gretna. The total path length
was 2.67 miles with a path width of 50 yards.
Information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the events and publication in NWS
Storm Data. The National Weather Service would like to thank the
Washington, Miller, and Calhoun County Emergency Managers for
their help with this damage information.