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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
120 PM EDT Wed Aug 1 2018


...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 08/01/2018 TAYLOR TORNADO EVENT...


.Taylor Tornado...

Rating:                 EF-0
Estimated peak wind:    80 mph
Path length /Statute/:  0.8 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   100 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             Aug 01, 2018 
Start time:             12:44 AM EDT
Start location:         Taylor
Start Lat/Lon:           42.1990 / -83.2646

End date:               Aug 01, 2018
End time:               12:46 AM EDT
End location:           Taylor
End_lat/lon:             42.1998 / -83.2489

SURVEY_SUMMARY: Brief tornado caused damage to a total of 3 buildings.
Details include partial roof damage, displacement of a roof AC Unit, 
damage to a business sign, and some small tree damage. Emergency 
Management officials provided the details for this survey. 

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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