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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
155 PM CDT Mon Aug 7 2017

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 7/19/17 TORNADO EVENT - UPDATE 3...
...FILLMORE COUNTY TORNADO...

.UPDATE...Another damage survey was performed last week,
which helped document another tornado from July 19th.

.TORNADO 3...

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    93 mph
Path length /Statute/:  2.0 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   30 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             Jul 19 2017
Start time:             525 PM CDT
Start location:         2 SE Wykoff
Start Lat/Lon:          43.6942 / -92.2193

End date:               Jul 19 2017
End time:               528 PM CDT
End location:           4 ESE Wykoff
End_lat/lon:            43.6975 / -92.1793

An intermittent tornado damage path was found between
Wykoff, Fountain, and Preston Minnesota in Fillmore
County. This tornado was part of the line of storms
that moved through on July 19th, and also produced
sporadic wind damage along the path. Most of the
damage was to crops and trees.

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.

$$

Shea



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