Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
721 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 04/13/2014 TORNADO EVENT...

.PETER PENDER AR TORNADO...

RATING:                 EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    95 TO 105 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  5.4 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   450 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             APRIL 13 2014
START TIME:             845 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         1 SSE VESTA / FRANKLIN COUNTY / AR
START LAT/LON:          35.3658 / -94.0375

END DATE:               APRIL 13 2014
END TIME:               852 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           1.1 SW PETER PENDER / FRANKLIN COUNTY / AR
END LAT/LON:            35.3471 / -93.9450

SURVEY SUMMARY: THIS TORNADO DAMAGED THE ROOFS OF A NUMBER OF
HOMES...DESTROYED NUMEROUS BARNS AND OUTBUILDINGS...AND SNAPPED OR
UPROOTED NUMEROUS TREES.

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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EJC/SFP




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