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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
1240 PM CDT Fri May 19 2017

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 05/19/2017 TORNADO EVENT- UPDATE 3...


.Shell Knob Tornado...

Rating:                 EF-0
Estimated peak wind:    85 mph
Path length /Statute/:  0.10 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   100 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             05/19/2017
Start time:             1:04 AM CDT
Start location:         3 Miles SE Shell Knob
Start Lat/Lon:          36.59692 N -93.59622 W

End date:               05/19/2017
End time:               1:05 AM CDT
End location:           3 Miles SE Shell Knob
End_lat/lon:            36.59692 N -93.59622 W

NWS Storm survey concluded that a brief EF-0 tornado damaged numerous
docks and uprooted trees southeast of Shell Knob in Barry 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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