Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
354 PM CDT THU JUN 19 2014

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR JUNE 17, 2014 NEAR COLERIDGE NEBRASKA...

.OVERVIEW...

A SUPERCELL THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPED OVER CENTRAL CEDAR COUNTY
DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON HOURS OF JUNE 17TH. THIS STORM WAS
NEARLY STATIONARY OR MOVED SLOWLY SOUTHEAST OVER THE NEXT 4 HOURS
PRODUCING LARGE HAIL...FLOODING AND TORNADOES. THE GROUND SURVEY
OF THE EVENT HAS BEEN COMPLETED...AND WILL BE USED IN CONJUNCTION
WITH RADAR DATA...TORNADO VIDEO...AND AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY TO
DETERMINE THE ACTUAL NUMBER OF TORNADOES DURING THE EVENT. DUE TO
THE COMPLEX NATURE OF THE EVENT THIS PROCESS WILL TAKE SEVERAL
DAYS TO COMPLETE. THIS INFORMATION STATEMENT DESCRIBES THE
STRONGEST DAMAGE OBSERVED DURING THE GROUND SURVEY OF THE AREA.
MORE DETAILED INFORMATION INCLUDING TIMES...TRACKS AND NUMBER OF
TORNADOES WILL FOLLOW IN THE COMING DAYS.

.COLERIDGE TORNADO...

RATING: EF-3
PATHY LENGTH /STATUTE/: TBD
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/: TBD
START DATE: JUNE 17, 2014
START TIME: TBD
END DATE: JUNE 17, 2014
END TIME: TBD

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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