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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
1034 AM CDT Fri May 19 2017

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 05/19/2017 TORNADO EVENT-UPDATE 1...

.Taneyville Tornado...

Rating: EF-1
Estimated peak wind: 100 mph
Path length /Statute/: 8.7 miles
Path width /Maximum/: 200 yards
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0

Start date:             05/19/2017
Start time:             1:30 AM CDT
Start location:         Rockaway Beach
Start Lat/lon:          36.7004 N -93.15692 W

End date:               5/19/2017
End time:               1:48 AM CDT
End location:           1 mile NW Taneyville
End_lat/lon:            36.76752 N  -93.0376

NWS Storm survey concluded that a EF-1 tornado uprooted numerous
trees along a path from Rockaway Beach to Taneyville in Taney
County.

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.

$$

Burchfield



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