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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Binghamton NY
524 PM EDT Tue Jun 22 2021

...NWS Damage Survey for 06/21/21 EF-1 Tornado...

Overview...A tornado touched down in Yellow Barn State Forest,
east of Yellow Barn Road. It continued to travel eastward and
passed over Card Road. It then struck a farm on Irish Settlement
Road, snapping and uprooting multiple trees. Then it continued
eastward and crossed through a wooded section of Beam Hill Road.
The tornado then struck the yard of a house on the west side of 
Route 38, causing significant tree damage to the yard, a shed 
to blow off its foundation, and a blow-down of a fence. The 
tornado then crossed Route 38 just south of Dryden, before 
lifting just east of the road. 

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated Peak Wind:    90 mph
Path Length /statute/:  2.8 miles
Path Width /maximum/:   85 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start Date:             6/21/2021
Start Time:             5:38 PM EDT
Start Location:         Dryden, NY
Start Lat/Lon:          42.46N / -76.34W

End Date:               6/21/2021
End Time:               5:49 PM EDT
End Location:           Dryden, NY
End Lat/Lon:            42.47N / -76.29W

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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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