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Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1040 PM CDT Mon Jun 9 2014

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 06/07/2014 TORNADO EVENT IN NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY...

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    70 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  4.27 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   40 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             06/07/2014
START TIME:             414 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         EARTH CITY
START LAT/LON:          38.781/-90.459

END DATE:               06/07/2014
END TIME:               424 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           3 MILES NORTHWEST OF HAZELWOOD
END LAT/LON:            38.811/-90.390


THE SECOND TORNADO WITH THIS STORM INITIALLY TOUCHDOWN APPROXIMATELY
50 YARDS NORTH OF THE INTERSECTION OF EARTH CITY EXPRESS WAY AND ST. CHARLES
COUNTY ROCK ROAD. A STOP SIGN AND MINOR TREE DAMAGE OCCURRED AT THIS LOCATION.
VIDEO FROM A STORM CHASER SHOWED THE TORNADO THEN TRAVELED OVER INTERSTATE 370
EAST OF EARTH CITY EXPRESSWAY AND INTERSTATE 370 LOFTING DEBRIS. THE TORNADO
WAS ALSO OBSERVED AND VIDEOTAPED WHILE PASSING WEST AND NORTHWEST OF THE MILLS
OUTLET MALL. TREE BRANCH DAMAGE WAS FOUND ON GARNER ROAD NORTHWEST OF THE
MILLS OUTLET MALL AND NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF TESON ROAD AND AUBUCHON ROAD. THE
TORNADO PARALLED AUBUCHEON ROAD AND THEN HIT TWO MACHINE SHEDS. ABOUT 90 PERCENT
OF THE PANELS FROM ONE MACHINE WAS REMOVED WHILE 40 PERCENT OF THE PANELS WERE
REMOVED FROM THE SECOND MACHINE SHED. THE TORNADIC DAMAGE WAS 40 YARDS WIDE AT
THIS LOCATION. THE TORNADO CONTINUED TO MOVE NORTHEAST AND TRAVELED OVER
CHARBONIER ROAD AND CAUSED MORE MINOR TREE BRANCH DAMAGE JUST NORTH OF THE ROAD.
THE DAMAGE AREA ENDED AT THIS LOCATION.



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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PRZYBYLINSKI





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