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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1234 PM CDT Wed Aug 29 2018

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 08/27/18 TORNADO EVENT - UPDATE 1...
...WYEVILLE TORNADO...

.OVERVIEW...Brief tornado traveled along and near Highway 21 in
northeast Monroe County, near Wyeville, WI on Monday evening.

.Wyeville Tornado...

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    100 mph
Path length /Statute/:  5.1 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   150 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             Aug 27 2018
Start time:             823 PM CDT
Start location:         3NE Tomah
Start Lat/Lon:          44.0288 / -90.4787

End date:               Aug 27 2018
End time:               829 PM CDT
End location:           Wyeville
End_lat/lon:            44.0230 / -90.3760

SURVEY_SUMMARY: Scattered tree damage near Highway 21,
extending east into the community of Wyeville. Power poles
also blown down.

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. 

$$

Shea