Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
306 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

A TORNADO HIT THE CITY OF EUDORA ON MONDAY AFTERNOON. THE TORNADO
DEVELOPED ON THE WEST SIDE OF THE CITY AND MOVED EAST PRODUCING SPORADIC
DAMAGE ALONG ITS PATH. THE TORNADO CONTINUED INTO JOHNSON COUNTY BEFORE
DISSIPATING.

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR EUDORA TORNADO EVENT...


RATING:                 EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    100-107 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  APPROX. 6.07 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   APPROX. 250 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             JULY 6 2015
START TIME:             512PM CDT
START LOCATION:         APPROX. 2 MI. W EUDORA


END DATE:               JULY 6 2015
END TIME:               523 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           APPROX. 3 MI. SW DE SOTO


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.

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