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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Memphis TN
308 PM CDT Thu Jul 6 2017

...NWS Damage Survey For 07/05/17 Tornado Event - Update 1...

.Tornado in southwest Carroll County, Tennessee...

Rating: EF-1
Estimated Peak Wind: 100-105 MPH
Path Length /Statute/: 1.5 miles
Path Width /Maximum/: 200 yards
Fatalities: None
Injuries: None

Start Date: 07/05/17
Start Time: 0658 PM CDT
Start Location: 3 W Middle Fork
Start Lat/Lon: 35.8664/-88.5524

End Date: 07/05/17
End Time: 0702 PM CDT
End Location: 2 WNW Middle Fork
End Lat/Lon: 35.8832/-88.5344

A brief tornado occurred in southwest Carroll County Wednesday
evening between the communities of Huntingdon and Cedar Grove.
This tornado produced widespread tree damage, mainly along and
east of Highway 70 from Highway 424 north to Water Tower Road. In
addition to the tree damage, several homes and single wide mobile
homes sustained damage, primarily to roof structures. In all
approximately 15-20 buildings and outbuildings were damaged by
this tornado.

NOTE: 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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