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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
306 PM CDT Sat Apr 14 2018


...NWS Damage Survey For 4/13/18 Tornado Near Licking, MO...


Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    100 mph
Path length /Statute/:  5 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   50 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             Apr 13 2018
Start time:             820 PM CDT
Start location:         4 miles WNW of Licking, MO

End date:               Apr 13 2018
End time:               832 PM CDT
End location:           5 miles SE of Beulah, MO

Survey Summary: An EF-1 tornado with maximum winds of
100 MPH and maximum width of 50 yards damaged a house,
vacant mobile home and numerous trees were snapped and
uprooted. The path length was five miles and extended
from 4 miles west northwest of Licking along highway
32 to five miles southeast of Beulah near Sherrill Creek.

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.

$$

Terry



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