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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
337 PM EDT WED JUL 3 2013

...WEAK EF0 TORNADO CONFIRMED NEAR ENFIELD IN HARTFORD COUNTY
CONNECTICUT ON JULY 1 2013...

LOCATION...ENFIELD IN HARTFORD COUNTY CONNECTICUT 
DATE...JULY 1 2013 
ESTIMATED TIME...145 PM EDT 
MAXIMUM EF-SCALE RATING...EF0 ESTIMATED 
MAXIMUM WIND SPEED...65 MPH 
MAXIMUM PATH WIDTH...50 YARDS 
PATH LENGTH...0.75 MILES 
BEGINNING LAT/LON...41.98N / 72.52W
ENDING LAT/LON...41.99N / 72.51W
* FATALITIES...0
* INJURIES...0

* THE INFORMATION IN THIS STATEMENT IS PRELIMINARY AND SUBJECT TO
CHANGE PENDING FINAL REVIEW OF THE EVENT(S) AND PUBLICATION IN
NWS STORM DATA.

...SUMMARY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON MA HAS CONFIRMED 
THAT THERE WAS BRIEF SECOND TORNADO TOUCHDOWN IN ENFIELD
CONNECTICUT FROM THE SAME STORM THAT AFFECTED THE WINDSOR
LOCKS...WINDSOR...AND EAST WINDSOR AREAS ON JULY 1 2013.

THERE WAS SCATTERED TREE DAMAGE THAT BEGAN ON GLEN ARDEN
LANE...THEN CROSSED HAZARD AVENUE AND CONTINUED NORTHEAST TO HERON
ROAD...ENDING AT TAYLOR ROAD.  

THIS INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND ON OUR WEBSITE AT
WEATHER.GOV/BOX.

FOR REFERENCE...THE ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE CLASSIFIES TORNADOES
INTO THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES:

EF0...WIND SPEEDS 65 TO 85 MPH.
EF1...WIND SPEEDS 86 TO 110 MPH.
EF2...WIND SPEEDS 111 TO 135 MPH.
EF3...WIND SPEEDS 136 TO 165 MPH.
EF4...WIND SPEEDS 166 TO 200 MPH.
EF5...WIND SPEEDS GREATER THAN 200 MPH.

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FRANK/FIELD

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