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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
235 PM EDT Fri Aug 9 2019

...Updated Ending Lat/Lon...

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 08/06/19 TORNADO EVENT...

.EF1 Tornado Confirmed in Huron County near Norwalk...

Start Location...Norwalk in Huron County OH
End Location...Norwalk in Huron County OH
Date...08/06/19
Estimated Time...5:20 PM EDT
Maximum EF-Scale Rating...EF1
Estimated Maximum Wind Speed...100 mph
Maximum Path Width...50 yards
Path Length...3.1 miles
Beginning Lat/Lon...41.2218/-82.6103
Ending Lat/Lon...41.2374/-82.5552
* Fatalities...0
* Injuries...0

...Summary...
An EF1 tornado briefly touched down in Huron County on Tuesday evening
approximately 1.5 miles south of downtown Norwalk.  The tornado started
near US20 approximately 0.5 miles west of US250.  The storm moved
northeast with a track length of 3.1 miles before ending near US18
about a mile west of US601. The damage was confined to multiple
large 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

* 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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Garnet/Riley


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