Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS
NOUS41 KPBZ 261432 AAA
Public Information Statement...UPDATED
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
1032 AM EDT Fri Aug 26 2016
...EF0 Tornado Confirmed Near Renfrew in Butler County Pennsylvania...
Location...Renfrew in Butler County Pennsylvania
Date...Thursday August 25,2016
Estimated Time...948 pm CORRECTED FOR ESTIMATED TIME
Maximum EF-Scale Rating...EF0
Estimated Maximum Wind Speed...To be determined
Maximum Path Width...To be determined
Path Length...To be determined
Beginning Lat/Lon...To be determined
Ending lat/Lon...To be determined
* The information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event(s) and publication in
NWS Storm Data.
The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh PA has confirmed a
EF0 tornado near Renfrew in Butler County Pennsylvania on
Thursday August 25,2016 Estimated Time...948 pm.
The investigation team is on the scene and an update will be provided
later today with more details.
This information can also be found on our website at
For reference...the Enhanced Fujita Scale classifies tornadoes
into the following categories:
EF0...wind speeds 65 to 85 mph.
EF1...wind speeds 86 to 110 mph.
EF2...wind speeds 111 to 135 mph.
EF3...wind speeds 136 to 165 mph.
EF4...wind speeds 166 to 200 mph.
EF5...wind speeds greater than 200 mph.