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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
402 PM CDT THU MAY 26 2016

...NWS damage survey for 05/25/16 thunderstorm wind event...
...Damage from strong downburst winds near Chetek, WI...

.Overview...

On Wednesday afternoon a severe thunderstorm produced very strong
winds from a downburst near Chetek, WI.  Several trees were
snapped or uprooted as a result of wind gusts up to 80-90 mph.

.Thunderstorm Wind 1...

Peak wind /E/: 80-90 mph
Path length /Statute/:  0.9 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   100 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             May 25 2016
Start time:             3:39 PM CDT
Start location:         3.1 NW Chetek / Barron County / WI
Start Lat/Lon:          45.3631 / -91.6877

End date:               May 25 2016
End time:               3:41 PM CDT
End location:           4.0 NW Chetek / Barron County / WI
End lat/lon:            45.3697 / -91.6939

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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