Local Storm Report
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
911 AM EDT SUN AUG 21 2016

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0310 PM     TORNADO          E ORLEANS               43.07N 85.13W
08/20/2016                   IONIA              MI   NWS STORM SURVEY

            NWS DAMAGE SURVEY CONFIRMED AN EF-1 TORNADO IN IONIA AND
            MONTCALM COUNTIES. TORNADO DAMAGE BEGAN JUST EAST OF THE
            SMALL TOWN OF ORLEANS AND MOVED NORTHEAST WHERE IT
            CROSSED M-44... BRINGING DOWN SEVERAL LARGE TREES. ONE OF
            THE TREES FELL ON A HOUSE. THE TORNADO THEN CROSSED WEST
            LONG LAKE ROAD WHERE THE CONCRETE BLOCK WALL OF A GARAGE
            WAS BLOWN OUT AND SHINGLES WERE PEELED OFF THE ROOF OF A
            HOUSE. PEAK WINDS WERE ESTIMATED AT 90 MPH. PATH LENGTH
            WAS 8 MILES WITH A WIDTH OF AROUND 100 YARDS.


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