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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service State College PA
414 PM EDT Fri Sep 10 2021

...NWS Damage Survey for Sept 8, 2021 Washington Township Tornado and
Verdilla Tornado Event...

A supercell thunderstorm produced two brief tornadoes across 
Eastern Snyder County during the late afternoon of Sept 8, 2021.

.Washington Township, Snyder County Tornado...

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated Peak Wind:    95 mph
Path Length /statute/:  0.75 miles
Path Width /maximum/:   30 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start Date:             Sept 8, 2021
Start Time:             5:32pm
Start Location:         State Route 104 just north of Parkwoods Rd
Start Lat/Lon:          40.76, -77.01

End Date:               Sept 8, 2021
End Time:               5:33pm
End Location:           Redcort Lane
End Lat/Lon:            40.75, -77.00

A tornado touched down along State Route 104 just north of 
Parkwoods Road and continued southeast toward Redcort Lane. 
Several trees and power lines were knocked down along State Route 
104. Upwards of 100 trees were knocked down in a forested area 
near Redcort Lane.

.Verdilla Tornado, Snyder County...

Rating: 				EF-0
Estimated Peak Wind: 	80 mph 
Path Length /statute/:  1.5 miles 
Path Width /maximum/:   30 yards 
Fatalities: 			0
Injuries: 				0

Start Date:             Sept 8, 2021
Start Time:             5:35pm
Start Location:         Neitz Valley Rd near Bressler Ln
Start Lat/Lon:          40.75, -76.91

End Date:               Sept 8, 2021
Start Time:             5:36pm
Start Location:         Aqueduct Rd near Jockey Rd
Start Lat/Lon:          40.75, -76.89

A tornado started on Neitz Valley Road near Bressler Lane where 
it flattened parts of a cornfield. Several trees were snapped and 
uprooted just north and along Neitz Valley Road and Produce Road. 
The tornado then tracked southeast and uprooted trees and damaged 
a barn roof near Aqueduct Road before lifting southeast of 
Aqueduct Road.


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 events and publication in NWS
Storm Data.