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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
653 PM CDT Thu Jul 2 2015

...EF-0 tornado confirmed in Southwestern Maries County...

* Date...7/1/2015
* Begin Location...7.5 miles northeast of Dixon
* End Location...7.4 miles northeast of Dixon
* Estimated begin time...10:55 PM CDT
* Estimated end time...10:57 PM CDT
* MAXIMUM EF-SCALE RATING...EF-0
* Estimated maximum wind speed...80 MPH
* Estimated path width...50 YD
* Path length...1/8 mile
* Fatalities...0
* Injuries...0
* Begin Lat/Lon...38.07 N / -92.00 W
* End Lat/Lon...38.06 N / -91.99 W

* This preliminary information was determined by a National
  Weather Service Survey Team and is subject to change pending
  final review of the event and publication in National Weather
  Service Storm Data.

Additional information...

A brief tornado occurred along Highway E near Hayden. The tornado
uprooted one tree as well as downing several large limbs as it
moved across the highway.


This information can also be found on our website at
 www.weather.gov/sgf .

For reference...the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes
into the following categories:

EF0...Wind speeds  65 to  85 MPH.
EF1...Wind speeds  86 to 110 MPH.
EF2...Wind speeds 111 to 135 MPH.
EF3...Wind speeds 136 to 165 MPH.
EF4...Wind speeds 166 to 200 MPH.
EF5...Wind speeds GREATER than 200 MPH.


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GAEDE





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