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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
253 PM CDT Wed Aug 29 2018

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 08/28/18 TORNADO EVENT UPDATE # 2...

TORNADO # 1 - DONAHUE, IA...

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    80 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  4.14 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   25 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             08/28/2018 
START TIME:             7:09 PM
START LOCATION:         4 N DONAHUE / SCOTT / IA
START LAT/LON:          41.7553 / -90.6733

END DATE:               08/28/2018
END TIME:               7:14 PM
END LOCATION:           3 SE GRAND MOUND / CLINTON / IA
END LAT/LON:            41.7886 / -90.6076

EF-0 TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN ON THE CLINTON AND SCOTT COUNTY LINES. 
MINOR DAMAGE TO TREE BRANCHES WAS OBSERVED. THE TORNADO THEN STRENGTHENED
AND CAUSED DAMAGE TO TREES AND A HOUSE. TOWARDS THE END OF ITS PATH 
IT CAUSED DAMAGE MAINLY TO CORN.

EF SCALE: THE ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE CLASSIFIES TORNADOES INTO THE
FOLLOWING CATEGORIES BASED ON THE DAMAGE THEY CAUSE.

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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