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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Nashville, TN
655 PM CST Wed Mar 1 2017

...NWS Damage Survey for the March 1, 2017 Tornado Event...

.Tornado 1...

Rating:                   EF-1
Estimated Peak Wind:      90 MPH
Path length /Statute/:    4.6 Miles
Path width /Maximum/:     200 Yards
Fatalities:               0
Injuries:                 0

Start date:               March 1, 2017
Start time:               711am
Start location:           5 Miles North Northwest of Nolensville
Start Lat/Lon:            36.0050, -86.6251

End date:                 March 1, 2017
End time:                 717am
End location:             4 Miles North of La Vergne
End_lat/lon:              36.0504, -86.5653

Survey Summary:

An EF-1 tornado touched down near Cane Ridge Park in extreme southeast Davidson County
around 711am CST. It cause sporadic damage mainly to trees as it raced to the northeast.
It then hit the Four Corners Marina around 717am CST and caused extensive damage to
docks, boats and shelters.

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

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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