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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
1149 AM CST Mon Jan 22 2018

...UPDATED...

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR HOBERG TORNADO...

A National Weather Service storm survey revealed that an EF-1
tornado touched down near the Spring River approximately two miles
southeast of Hoberg Missouri.

The tornado path was about 1.4 miles in length, and destroyed five
outbuildings, an irrigation system, two ski boats, a car port, and
numerous trees. One home, a larger outbuilding, and some canoes
experienced minor damaged. A pickup truck was also damaged.

Wind speeds were estimated at 95 mph.

.HOBERG TORNADO...

Rating: EF-1
Estimated peak wind: 95 mph
Path length: 1.4 mile
Path width /Maximum/: 75 yards
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0


Start date: 1/21/18
Start time: 8:04pm
Start location: 2 miles southeast of Hoberg

End date: 1/21/18
End time: 8:05pm
End location: 1.5 miles east southeast Hoberg

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 events and publication in NWS
Storm Data.

$$

Cramer



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