Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
300 PM CDT MON APR 25 2016


...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR APRIL 24,2016 TORNADO EVENT...

.OVERVIEW...
SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCED AN EF1 TORNADO IN REPUBLIC
COUNTY KS LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

.MUNDEN KANSAS EF1 TORNADO...

RATING:                 EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    110 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  12.8 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   150 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               2

START DATE:             APRIL 24, 2016
START TIME:             650 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         2 MILES NORTH NORTHWEST OF BELLEVILLE, KS

END DATE:               APRIL 24, 2016
END TIME:               712 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           1.5 MILES SOUTH OF NARKA, KS


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.

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