Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
439 PM CDT MON JUN 30 2014

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 06/29/14 TORNADO EVENT...

.A TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN NEAR THE TOWN OF FENNIMORE LATE SUNDAY
EVENING. THE TORNADO THEN TRACKED EAST AND DISSIPATED NORTHWEST OF
MONTFORT. THE TORNADO DAMAGED SEVERAL MATURE HARDWOOD
TREES...THREE HOMES...AND SEVERAL OUTBUILDINGS. THE HOMES THAT
WERE AFFECTED SUSTAINED MINOR DAMAGE COMPARED TO THE HARDWOOD
TREES AND OUTBUILDINGS. THE TORNADO SKIPPED FOR THE ENTIRETY OF
ITS PATH.

.FENNIMORE TORANDO...

RATING:               EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:  110 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUE/: 7.7 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/: 600 YARDS
FATALITIES:           NONE
INJURIES:             NONE

START DATE:           JUN 29 2014
START TIME:           1000 PM CDT
START LOCATION:       2 NE FENNIMORE / GRANT COUNTY / WI

END DATE:             JUN 29 2014
END TIME:             1011 PM CDT
END LOCATION:         3 NW MONTFORT / GRANT COUNTY / WI

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE ISSUED A TORNADO WARNING
FOR THE STORM AT 959 PM WHICH LASTED FOR THE DURATION OF THE
TORNADO.

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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WETENKAMP


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