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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
National Weather Service PITTSBURGH PA
355 PM EDT Tue Apr 16 2019

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR APRIL 14TH 2019 DOVER, OHIO...

Start Location...Dover in Tuscarawas County Ohio
End Location...Dover in Tuscarawas County Ohio
Date...04-14-2019
Estimated Time...549 pm EDT
Maximum EF-Scale Rating...EF0
Estimated Maximum Wind Speed...85 mph
Maximum Path Width...75 yards
Path Length...0.5 miles
Beginning Lat/Lon...40.504739N -81.55094W
Ending Lat/Lon...40.506747N -81.542323W
* Fatalities...0
* Injuries...0

...Summary...
The National Weather Service has confirmed a EF0 tornado in the
1400 hundred block off Gasser Road northwest in Dover, Ohio. The
tornado blew apart a 100 year old barn and displaced several items
that were in it. Several large branches from adjacent hardwood
trees fell down as well. The tornado lifted up just after it
crossed Gasser Road northwest.

This is the 16th tornado to hit Tuscarawas county since 1950 and
4th EF0 tornado. The last tornado recorded in Tuscarawas County
occurred on July 10th 2013 nearly six years ago.

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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