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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
715 AM EDT Tue Jul 11 2017


.OVERVIEW...A tornado occurred in eastern Carroll and western
Cass County Monday evening. The initial touchdown at EF0 intensity
was around 753 PM EDT 8 miles northeast of Camden in Carroll County.
This tornado crossed into Cass County and reached EF1 intensity in
Cass County before dissipating around 806 PM EDT.

This was the first of two tornadoes occurring in Indiana July 10.
The second tornado was also an EF1 in Miami County near Denver
around 8 PM EDT.

Both tornado tracks were surveyed by the NWS Northern Indiana.
Additional data on these tornadoes will be reported at the Northern
Indiana NWS office website.

.Carroll portion of the Carroll-Cass County Tornado...

Rating:                 EF-0
Estimated peak wind:    75 mph
Path length /Statute/:  1.2 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   50 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             Jul 10 2017
Start time:             753 PM EDT
Start location:         2.1 N Deer Creek / Carroll County / IN

End date:               Jul 10 2017
End time:               754 PM EDT
End location:           2.1 NNE Deer Creek / Carroll County / IN

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

The information in this statement is PRELIMINARY and subject to
change pending final review of the event and coordination with
NWS Northern Indiana prior to publication in NWS Storm Data.

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