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000 NOUS42 KTBW 121504 CCA PNSTBW FLZ043-050-052-056-057-061-139-142-148-149-151-155-160-162-165- 239-242-248-249-251-255-260-262-265-130300- Public Information Statement...Corrected National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL 1104 AM EDT Mon Apr 12 2021 ...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 04/10/2021 TORNADO EVENT... ...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 04/11/2021 TORNADO EVENT... .Overview...Multiple rounds of severe weather this weekend produced a tornado in Bradenton on Saturday evening and in Winter Haven early Sunday afternoon. .Bradenton Tornado... Rating: EF1 Estimated Peak Wind: 95 mph Path Length /statute/: 0.5135 miles Path Width /maximum/: 50.0 yards Fatalities: 0 Injuries: 1 Start Date: 04/10/2021 Start Time: 05:45 PM EDT Start Location: 2 W Bayshore Gardens / Manatee County / FL Start Lat/Lon: 27.4364 / -82.6084 End Date: 04/10/2021 End Time: 05:46 PM EDT End Location: 1 W Bayshore Gardens / Manatee County / FL End Lat/Lon: 27.4338 / -82.6006 Survey Summary: A five unit townhome sustained major damage with a rough estimate over $1 million. The tornado was moving southeast and the worst of the damage east side of the homes. One women was injured by falling debris inside a home. About 20 other homes in the area had superficial damage. This was a virtual survey using all data sources available. .Winter Haven Tornado... Rating: EF0 Estimated Peak Wind: 65 mph Path Length /statute/: 1.4443 miles Path Width /maximum/: 50.0 yards Fatalities: 0 Injuries: 0 Start Date: 04/11/2021 Start Time: 12:18 PM EDT Start Location: 2 WNW Eagle Lake / Polk County / FL Start Lat/Lon: 27.999 / -81.7849 End Date: 04/11/2021 End Time: 12:19 PM EDT End Location: 1 NNW Eagle Lake / Polk County / FL End Lat/Lon: 27.9933 / -81.7622 Survey Summary: Trees on roofs near Spirit Lake and Eagle Lake. Time estimated by radar velocity signature. Virtual storm damage survey using all available information. 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 events and publication in NWS Storm Data. $$ Noah

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