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Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Paducah, KY
1200 PM CDT Tue Apr 10 2018

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 04/03/2018 WHITE COUNTY ILLINOIS TORNADO
EVENT...

Rating: EF-1
Estimated peak wind: 110 mph
Path length /Statute/: 2.25 miles
Path width /Maximum/: 225 yards
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0

Start date: April 3, 2018
Start time: 638 PM CDT
Start location: 5.0 miles northeast of New Haven, IL


End date: April 3, 2018
End time: 642 PM CDT
End location: 7.25 miles northeast of New Haven, IL


SURVEY SUMMARY: Farm irrigation piping and other equipment strewn
and damaged. An irrigation center pivot system was overturned
along with a semi tank trailer. Three barns lost metal roofing.
Dozens of large trees were snapped or uprooted.



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.

$$

DWS



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