Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
1100 AM CDT MON SEP 5 2016

...EARLY MORNING THUNDERSTORM WIND DAMAGE ON LABOR DAY...

A LARGE SQUALL LINE PRODUCED SEVERE WEATHER AS IT TRACKED EAST
ACROSS SOUTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA AND NORTHEAST NEBRASKA LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY MORNING. THE GREATEST DAMAGE WAS REPORTED
IN SPRINGFIELD SOUTH DAKOTA AT AROUND 1215 AM CDT ON MONDAY.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SURVEYED THE DAMAGE IN THE
SPRINGFIELD AREA AND DETERMINED THAT THE CAUSE WAS VERY STRONG
STRAIGHT LINE WINDS. THESE WINDS WERE DETERMINED TO BE BETWEEN
100 AND 110 MPH.

THE GREATEST DAMAGE WAS FOUND ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF
SPRINGFIELD...IN PARTICULAR WHERE HIGHER TERRAIN IS LOCATED.
MULTIPLE HOMES AND OUTBUILDINGS SUSTAINED DAMAGE TO ROOFS...WALLS
AND SIDING. WIDESPREAD TREE DAMAGE WAS ALSO REPORTED. NO INJURIES
OR FATALITIES WERE REPORTED.



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