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Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
313 PM CDT Sat May 20 2017

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 05/19/2007 TORNADO EVENT - UPDATE 9...

...Conway Tornado...

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    90 mph
Path length /Statute/:  2 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   300 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             05/19/2017
Start time:             2:15 AM CDT
Start location:         6 miles west-southwest of Conway MO
Start Lat/Lon:          37.4677/-92.9161

End date:               05/19/2017
End time:               2:18 AM CDT
End location:           4 miles west-southwest of Conway
End_lat/lon:            37.4845/-92.8904

AN EF-1 TORNADO WITH ESTIMATED WINDS OF 90 MPH TOUCHED DOWN
ALONG MO ROUTE Y IN NORTHERN WEBSTER COUNTY. THE TORNADO WAS
ON THE GROUND FOR ABOUT 2 MILES AND WAS ABOUT 300 YARDS WIDE.
ONE HOME SUSTAINED MINOR ROOF DAMAGE...AN OUTBUILDING WAS
DESTROYED...AND NUMEROUS TREES WERE SNAPPED AND UPROOTED.

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.

$$

Gaede


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