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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Rapid City SD
1001 AM MDT FRI JUL 8 2016


.White Owl Tornado...

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    110 mph
Path length /Statute/:  1.1 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   100 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             Jul 6, 2016
Start time:             428 pm MDT
Start location:         7 SSE White Owl

End date:               Jul 6, 2016
End time:               433 pm MDT
End location:           7 SSE White Owl

The tornado snapped four power poles along Corral Road. Large
pine trees east of the road were snapped and blown over.

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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