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Displaying AFOS PIL: PNSMRX Received: 2013-06-14 19:44 UTC


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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
344 PM EDT FRI JUN 14 2013 /244 PM CDT FRI JUN 14 2013/

...AN EF-1 TORNADO CONFIRMED IN SEVIER COUNTY TENNESSEE...

A STORM SURVEY TEAM FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS COMPLETED 
AN ASSESSMENT OF TORNADO DAMAGE THAT OCCURRED JUNE 13TH IN EASTERN
SEVIER COUNTY TENNESSEE. THE TORNADO CAUSED WIDESPREAD TREE DAMAGE 
ALONG ITS HALF MILE TRACK AND ALSO PARTLY REMOVED A ROOF FROM A SINGLE
FAMILY HOME...ALONG WITH THE AWNING OF A PORCH BEFORE LIFTING. 

.JUNE 13TH SEVIER COUNTY TORNADO...

RATING:                 EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    90 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  0.5 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   150 YARDS 
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             06-13-2013
START TIME:             3:55 PM EDT
START LOCATION:         14.1 MILES ESE SEVIERVILLE

END DATE:               06-13-2013
END TIME:               3:56 PM EDT
END LOCATION:           14.2 MILES ESE SEVIERVILLE


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. 

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