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Displaying AFOS PIL: PNSLCH Received: 2013-11-01 21:36 UTC


278 
NOUS44 KLCH 012138
PNSLCH
TXZ259-020845-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
436 PM CDT FRI NOV 1 2013

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 10/31/13 TORNADO EVENT...

.DEQUINCY 7 SOUTH TORNADO...

RATING:                 EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    90 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  5.6 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   150 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             OCTOBER 31 2013
START TIME:             945 AM CDT
START LOCATION:         7 S DEQUINCY / CALCASIEU PARISH / LA 
START LAT/LON:          30.3467 / -93.4317

END DATE:               OCTOBER 31 2013
END TIME:               956 AM CDT
END LOCATION:           7.5 SE DEQUINCY / CALCASIEU PARISH / LA
END_LAT/LON:            30.3746 / -93.342

SURVEY SUMMARY: THE TORNADO PATH OCCURRED FROM SOUTH SANDY ROAD 
ACROSS EDITH AND WANDA ROAD, CROSSED HIGHWAY 27, AND ENDED JUST PAST 
HOLBROOK PARK ROAD. DAMAGE ALONG THE PATH OCCURRED MOSTLY TO TREES. 
HOWEVER, 3 LARGE TREES WERE SNAPPED, A FENCE WAS DESTROYED, AND 
SHEET METAL WAS REMOVED FROM AN OUT BUILDING.

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.

$$

TINGLER





170 
NOUS44 KLCH 012204
PNSLCH
LAZ041-030-042-020845-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT-COR ZONES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
436 PM CDT FRI NOV 1 2013

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 10/31/13 TORNADO EVENT...

.DEQUINCY 7 SOUTH TORNADO...

RATING:                 EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    90 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  5.6 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   150 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             OCTOBER 31 2013
START TIME:             945 AM CDT
START LOCATION:         7 S DEQUINCY / CALCASIEU PARISH / LA 
START LAT/LON:          30.3467 / -93.4317

END DATE:               OCTOBER 31 2013
END TIME:               956 AM CDT
END LOCATION:           7.5 SE DEQUINCY / CALCASIEU PARISH / LA
END_LAT/LON:            30.3746 / -93.342

SURVEY SUMMARY: THE TORNADO PATH OCCURRED FROM SOUTH SANDY ROAD 
ACROSS EDITH AND WANDA ROAD, CROSSED HIGHWAY 27, AND ENDED JUST PAST 
HOLBROOK PARK ROAD. DAMAGE ALONG THE PATH OCCURRED MOSTLY TO TREES. 
HOWEVER, 3 LARGE TREES WERE SNAPPED, A FENCE WAS DESTROYED, AND 
SHEET METAL WAS REMOVED FROM AN OUT BUILDING.

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.

$$

TINGLER