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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Norman OK
1228 PM CDT Thu Apr 18 2019

...Public Information Statement...

...NWS Damage Survey For 4/17/2019 Tornado Event...

.Tornado NW of Shattuck...

Rating:                 EF1
Estimated Peak Wind:    86-95 mph
Path Length /statute/:  1.5 miles
Path Width /maximum/:   50 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start Date:             04/17/2019
Start Time:             04:46 PM CDT
Start Location:         4 NW Shattuck / Ellis County / OK
Start Lat/Lon:          36.31 / -99.94

End Date:               04/17/2019
End Time:               04:52 PM CDT
End Location:           6 NW Shattuck / Ellis County / OK
End Lat/Lon:            36.32 / -99.97

Summary: Two homes were damaged northwest of Shattuck along
with damage to sheds, trees and fences. The time of this tornado
is estimated. Eyewitness accounts and photographs indicate that
there may have been a second tornado occurring at the same time,
but no damage reports have been received yet associated with this
second possible tornado.

The information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the events and publication in
NWS Storm Data.

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