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Displaying AFOS PIL: LSRGID Received: 2013-03-20 21:11 UTC


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NWUS53 KGID 202111
LSRGID

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
411 PM CDT WED MAR 20 2013

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0500 PM     TORNADO          3 S SHELTON             40.74N 98.73W 
03/19/2013                   BUFFALO            NE   NWS EMPLOYEE    

            A NWS EMPLOYEE AND STORM CHASERS BOTH REPORTED A BRIEF 
            LANDSPOUT TORNADO TUESDAY AFTERNOON NEAR SHELTON. 
            LANDSPOUT IS A SLANG TERM FOR A TORNADO NOT ASSOCIATED 
            WITH A MESOCYCLONE IN THE PARENT STORM. LANDSPOUTS OCCUR 
            IN A VERY UNSTABLE AND FAVORABLE WIND SHEAR ENVIRONMENT 
            NEAR THE SURFACE. THE LAND SPOUT LASTED AROUND 3 MINUTES 
            OR SO...WITH TOP WINDS LIKELY AROUND 50 TO 60 MPH. 


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