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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
513 PM EDT Thu Apr 6 2017


.OVERVIEW...A brief EF1 tornado occurred shortly after
6 PM EDT east of the city of Washington, near Cannelburg
in Daviess County Indiana, about 50 miles northeast of

The tornado caused roof damage to a home, destroyed two
barns and two outbuildings, a silo, and snapped two
wooden power poles.  No injuries or fatalities were

.Cannelburg tornado...

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    100 mph
Path length /Statute/:  1.3 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   90 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             Apr 05 2017
Start time:             604 pm EDT
Start location:         2.1 SE Cannelburg / Daviess Co / IN

End date:               Apr 05 2017
End time:               606 pm EDT
End location:           2.3 SE of Cannelburg / Daviess Co / 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 publication in
NWS Storm Data.

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