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NOUS44 KMEG 031713

Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Memphis TN
1213 PM CDT Mon Jul 3 2017

...NWS Preliminary Storm Information for 07/03/17 Tornado Event -
Update 1...

A brief tornado touched down approximately one half mile SSE of
downtown Jonesboro early Monday morning. Emergency management
photos support a highly localized area of damage between Citizen
Street and the intersection of Rains street and E Oak Avenue. An
apartment complex sustained roof damage and several windows were
also blown out. In addition, fence and siding debris were lofted
and scattered about the area.

.Tornado in Jonesboro, Arkansas...

Preliminary Peak Rating: EF-1
Estimated Peak Wind: 100-105 MPH
Path Length /Statute/: To be determined
Path Width /Maximum/: To be determined
Fatalities: None
Injuries: None

Start Date: 07/03/17
Start Time: 628 AM CDT
Start Location: Near intersection of Citizen and Cherry streets
Start Lat/Lon: To be determined

End Date: 07/03/17
End Time: 628 AM CDT
End Location: Near intersection of Rains street and East Oak Ave.
End Lat/Lon: To be determined.

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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