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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Springfield MO
520 PM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018


...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 08/19/2018 TORNADO EVENT #5...



.SE SHELDON TORNADO...

Rating:                 EF-0
Estimated peak wind:    61 mph
Path length /Statute/:  0.1 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   25 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             08/19/2018 
Start time:             5:54 PM CDT
Start location:         3 SE SHELDON MO
Start Lat/Lon:          37.6316/-94.2573

End date:               08/19/2018
End time:               5:55 PM CDT
End location:           3 SE SHELDON MO
End_lat/lon:            37.6326/-94.2616


A brief EF-0 tornado touched down near the intersection of NE 90th
Road and NE 20th Lane. Max winds estimated at 61 mph, width of 25
yards, and a path length of 0.1 miles. There were large branches
broken. Started at 5:54 PM and ended around 5:55 PM.

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. 

$$

Perez