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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
722 PM CST Thu Mar 2 2017

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY INDICATES EF-0 TORNADO JUST NNE OF
FARLINGTON KANSAS...

A National Weather Service storm survey revealed than an EF-0
tornado briefly touched down just NNE of Farlington Kansas on
the west side of Farlington Lake on West Lake Road. Two carports
were destroyed and there was damage to two homes. A tree was
also downed.

.Tornado Near Farlington Kansas...

Rating: EF-0
Estimated Peak Wind: 75 mph
Path length: 0.10
Path width: 75 yards
Fatalities: 0
Injuries:0

Start date: 02/28/2017
Start time: 10:43 PM
Start location: 1 NNE Farlington KS

End date: 02/28/2017
End time: 10:43 PM
End location: 1 NNE Farlington KS

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.

$$

DSA



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