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Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY CONFIRMS EF-1 TORNADO WEST OF LEBANON MISSOURI...

A National Weather Service storm survey revealed that an EF-1
tornado briefly touched down about four miles west of Lebanon,
Missouri along Foxtail Road.

The tornado uprooted or snapped numerous trees. Minor roof damage
also occurred to a framed home and to nearby mobile homes.

.Tornado Near Lebanon Missouri...

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    90 mph
Path length /Statute/:  0.10 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   200 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             3/1/2017
Start time:             12:56 AM
Start location:         4 miles west-southwest of Lebanon, MO

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.

$$

Schaumann



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