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Displaying AFOS PIL: SPSSTO Received: 2011-03-22 03:40 UTC


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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
840 PM PDT MON MAR 21 2011

CAZ013>019-063-064-066>069-222000-
SHASTA LAKE AREA / NORTHERN SHASTA COUNTY-
BURNEY BASIN / EASTERN SHASTA COUNTY-NORTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY-
CENTRAL SACRAMENTO VALLEY-SOUTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY-
CARQUINEZ STRAIT AND DELTA-NORTHERN SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY-
MOUNTAINS SOUTHWESTERN SHASTA COUNTY TO NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY-
CLEAR LAKE/SOUTHERN LAKE COUNTY-
NORTHEAST FOOTHILLS/SACRAMENTO VALLEY-MOTHERLODE-
WESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY/LASSEN PARK-
WEST SLOPE NORTHERN SIERRA NEVADA-
840 PM PDT MON MAR 21 2011

...GLENN COUNTY TORNADO/FUNNEL CLOUD ASSESSMENT...

AFTER A NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SITE SURVEY MONDAY EVENING...IT 
HAS BEEN CONFIRMED BY EYEWITNESSES THAT A TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN
BRIEFLY IN AN OPEN AREA WEST OF MAXWELL...AFTER 3 PM PDT MONDAY
AFTERNOON.

THE TORNADO DID NOT DO ANY SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE AND THEREFORE WILL
BE CLASSIFIED AS AN EF ZERO...ON THE ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE. 

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JHM