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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Saint Louis MO
1232 PM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

1232 PM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...NWS Damage Report For 03/25/17 EF0 Tornado...

.Perry to Landing (Ralls County, MO)...

Rating:                 EF-0
Estimated peak wind:    60 MPH
Path length /Statute/:  7.0 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   20 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             March 25 2017
Start time:             6:21 PM CDT
Start location:         1 North of Perry, MO
Start Lat/Lon:          39.4448N / -91.6656W

End date:               March 25 2017
End time:               6:48 PM CDT
End location:           1 South of Landing, MO
End_lat/lon:            39.5459N / -91.6658W

A local storm chaser documented multiple brief touchdowns of a
very weak EF0 tornado along a seven mile path extending from one
mile north of Perry, MO to one mile south of Landing, MO near
Missouri Highway J. There was no visible damage observed with this
tornado. The total amount of time that the funnel was in contact
with the ground was estimated to be less than one minute.

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

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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