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NOUS43 KPAH 202232

Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Paducah, KY
432 PM CST Mon Nov 20 2017


.Round Knob Illinois Tornado...

Rating: EF-0
Estimated peak wind: 65 mph
Path length: 100 yards
Path width:10 yards
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0

Start date:             Nov 18 2017
Start time:             138 PM CST
Start location:         1 mile south of Round Knob Illinois

End date:               Nov 18 2017
End time:               138 PM CST
End location:           1 mile south of Round Knob Illinois

SURVEY_SUMMARY: Residence had a cedar tree snapped, along with
shingle damage at the house and limbs off several trees. Tornado
touchdown was very brief along North Avenue south of Round Knob.

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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