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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
248 PM EDT Tue Jul 11 2017 /148 PM CDT Tue Jul 11 2017/


...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 07/10/17 TORNADO EVENT...

.OVERVIEW...
A National Weather Service Damage Survey team is still out in the field.
This is the first confirmed tornado track from the event.
Additional tornado tracks are likely and this product will
be updated as more information becomes available.

Cass County Indiana Tornado...

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    95 mph
Path length /Statute/:  3.0 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   200 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             Jul 10, 2017
Start time:             7:53 PM EDT
Start location:         7.7 miles S Logansport/On Cass/Carroll line
Start Lat/Lon:          40.6417/-86.3737

End date:               Jul 10, 2017
End time:               8:06 PM EDT
End location:           4.3 miles WSW Walton
End_lat/lon:            40.6414/-86.3189

Mainly crop and tree damage. A RV was lifted and destroyed
near 200 east. Minor roof damage to a few barns and homes.

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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