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Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1138 AM CDT MON JUN 30 2014

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 06/28/2014 TORNADO EVENT...

.ADAIR TORNADO...

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    70 TO 80 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  4.3 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   400 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             JUNE 28 2014
START TIME:             322 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         0.8 WSW ADAIR / MAYES COUNTY / OK
START LAT/LON:          36.4323 / -95.2831

END DATE:               JUNE 28 2014
END TIME:               328 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           3.7 ENE ADAIR / MAYES COUNTY/ OK
END LAT/LON:            36.4589 / -95.2133

SURVEY SUMMARY:
THIS TORNADO DEVELOPED SOUTHWEST OF ADAIR, OKLAHOMA, ON THE
LEADING EDGE OF A SQUALL LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS. IT MOVED EAST-
NORTHEAST AT ABOUT 40 MPH AND DAMAGED THE ADAIR FIRE
DEPARTMENT...SEVERAL BUSINESSES...AND SEVERAL HOMES IN TOWN. THE
TORNADO SNAPPED NUMEROUS LARGE TREE LIMBS ALONG ITS PATH AND BLEW
DOWN POWER LINES.

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




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