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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
948 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...TORNADO CONFIRMED NEAR LINDEN IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY INDIANA...

LOCATION...1 SW LINDEN IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY INDIANA
DATE...MAY 01 2016
ESTIMATED TIME...8:38 PM EDT
MAXIMUM EF-SCALE RATING...EF0
ESTIMATED MAXIMUM WIND SPEED...70 MPH
MAXIMUM PATH WIDTH...25 YARDS
PATH LENGTH...0.1 MILE
BEGINNING LAT/LON...40.1701N/86.9169W
ENDING LAT/LON...40.1701N/86.9162W
FATALITIES...0
INJURIES...0

THE INFORMATION IN THIS STATEMENT IS PRELIMINARY AND SUBJECT TO
CHANGE PENDING FINAL REVIEW OF THE EVENT(S) AND PUBLICATION IN NWS
STORM DATA.

...SUMMARY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS IN HAS CONFIRMED A
TORNADO NEAR 1 SW LINDEN IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY INDIANA ON MAY
01 2016.

AN EF-0 TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN BRIEFLY IN A FIELD AND CAUSED NO
DAMAGE.

THIS INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND ON OUR WEBSITE AT
WEATHER.GOV/IND.

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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