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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
431 PM EDT TUE JUL 14 2015

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR HERITAGE LAKE TORNADO EVENT...

.OVERVIEW...A SUPERCELL CELL THUNDERSTORM PRODUCED A SMALL AREA OF
TORNADO DAMAGE EMBEDDED IN A LARGER AREA OF DOWNBURST DAMAGE
ACROSS NORTHEAST PUTNAM COUNTY NORTHEAST OF GREENCASTLE.

.HERITAGE LAKE TORNADO...

RATING: EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND: 90 MPH
PATH LENGTH: 0.1 STATUTE MILES
PATH WIDTH: 50 YARDS
FATALITIES: 0
INJURIES: 0

START DATE: JUL 13 2015
START TIME: 925 PM EDT
START LOCATION: 11.5 MILES NE OF GREENCASTLE / PUTNAM CO / IN

END DATE: JUL 13 2015
END TIME: 926 PM EDT
END LOCATION: 11.6 MILES NE OF GREENCASTLE / PUTNAM 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

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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