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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1020 AM EDT FRI SEP 9 2016

...DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 08/24/16 TORNADO EVENT...additional path...

This statement adds one additional tornado path not previously

Supercell thunderstorms produced 11 tornadoes in Indiana on this
date, seven of which occurred in central Indiana. Of those in
central Indiana, five occurred in Howard County, in or near Kokomo.

.TORNADO # 7 north side Indian Heights...

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    80 mph
Path length /Statute/:  0.7 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   75 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             Aug 24 2016
Start time:             658 PM EDT
Start location:         3 S Kokomo / Howard County / IN
Start Lat/Lon:          40.4335N / -86.12170W

End date:               Aug 24 2016
End time:               700 PM EDT
End location:           3.1SSE Kokomo / Howard County / IN
End Lat/Lon:            40.4334N / -86.1090W

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 events and publication in
NWS Storm Data.


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