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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service North Platte NE
1205 PM CDT WED JUN 29 2016 /1105 AM MDT WED JUN 29 2016/

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 06/28/16 TORNADO EVENT...

.OVERVIEW...Thunderstorms developed over the northern Nebraska
Panhandle and moved southeast. Storms intensified to include
a few supercells. In far southwest Cherry County, or 15 miles north of Ashby
in Grant County, a supercell produced a brief tornado that touched down
just east of Alkali Lake. The tornado moved southeast about a mile before
dissipating. No damage was observed or reported by law enforcement.

.TORNADO #1...

Rating:                 EF-0
Estimated peak wind:    70 mph
Path length /Statute/:  1 mile
Path width /Maximum/:   60 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             06_28_2016
Start time:             1832_MDT
Start location:         47 miles South-Southwest of Merriman
Start lat/lon:          42.24N / -101.93W

End date:               06_28_2016
End time:               1834_MDT
End location:           48 miles South-Southwest of Merriman
End_lat/lon:            42.24N / -101.92W

SURVEY_SUMMARY: Law enforcement reported no damage occur by the brief
tornado.

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.

$$

Keck



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