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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
140 PM EDT Fri Sep 21 2018

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 09/17/2018 TORNADO EVENT...

.Powhite Parkway, Windsor Farms - City of Richmond...

Start/End Location...Richmond, VA
Date...September 17, 2018
Estimated Time...423 PM EDT - 426 PM EDT
Maximum EF-Scale Rating...EF-0
Estimated Maximum Wind Speed...75 mph
Maximum Path Width...75 yards
Path Length...1.39 miles
Beginning Lat/Lon...37.5372, -77.4909
Ending Lat/Lon...37.557, -77.4936
* Fatalities...0
* Injuries...0

...Summary...
The tornado touched down in the City of Richmond on the north 
side of the James River between Byrd Park and the Powhite Parkway.
The tornado continued across the Powhite Parkway into the Windsor
Farms section of the City of Richmond. The tornado mainly snapped
and uprooted trees along its path.

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

* 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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