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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Cleveland OH
401 PM EDT Wed Aug 1 2018


...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 07/31/2018 TORNADO EVENT...

.EF0 Tornado Confirmed..

Start Location...Oregon in Lucas County Ohio
End Location...Point Place in Lucas County Ohio
Date...07/31/2018
Estimated Time...1050PM EDT
Maximum EF-Scale Rating...EF0
Estimated Maximum Wind Speed...80-85 mph
Maximum Path Width...25 yards
Path Length...5 miles (Intermittent)
Beginning Lat/Lon...41.621919  -83.457984
Ending Lat/Lon...41.720066  -83.471419
* Fatalities...0
* Injuries...0

...Summary...
A weak tornado touched down near Oregon Ohio on the evening of 
July 31st and tracked north to near Point Place before dissipating.
The 5 mile intermittent track produced mainly tree damage.  A few
buildings and homes were hit in the path.  The damage to homes consisted 
of mainly shingles and minor roof damage.  A barn did sustain significant
roof damage.  Reports were also received of cars being displaced.

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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Garnet