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Displaying AFOS PIL: PNSSGF Received: 2018-04-14 16:50 UTC

NOUS43 KSGF 141650

Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
1150 AM CDT Sat Apr 14 2018

...NWS Damage Survey For 04/13/18 Tornado Near Dawson, MO...

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    100 mph
Path length /Statute/:  4.8 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   75 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             Apr 13 2018
Start time:             735 PM CDT
Start location:         1 mile west of Dawson, MO

End date:               Apr 13 2018
End time:               743 PM CDT
End location:           2 miles east of Graff, MO near the Wright/Texas
                        County Line

SURVEY_SUMMARY: A second tornado associated with the same storm that 
previously produced a tornado near Macomb and Norwood developed one mile
west of Dawson Missouri. The storm moved northeast from Dove Creek Road
to Baty Road before lifting near the Wright and Texas County Line. 
Damage occurred to trees and outbuildings along the path.  

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.