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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
150 PM CST Tue Mar 7 2017

...EF-1 tornado confirmed in Camden County...

A NWS storm survey team determined that a EF-1 tornado damaged a
mobile home, outbuildings and trees near Macks Creek in Camden
County.

* Date...March 6 2017
* Begin Location...1 mile southwest of Macks Creek
* End Location... 1.5 mile southeast of Macks Creek
* Estimated begin time...1033 PM
* Estimated end time... 1036 PM
* MAXIMUM EF-SCALE RATING... EF-1
* Estimated maximum wind speed...110 mph
* Estimated path width... 1/4 mile
* Path length...2 miles
* Fatalities...0
* Injuries...1
* Begin Lat/Lon...37.96307 N / -92.98656 W
* End Lat/Lon...37.95822 N / -92.94652 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.

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 t0 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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Burchfield



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