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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
1126 PM CDT Sat May 16 2020

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 05/15/2020 TORNADO EVENT...

.KEEFETON OKLAHOMA TORNADO...

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated Peak Wind:    100 to 110 mph
Path Length /Statute/:  4.8 miles
Path Width /Maximum/:   525 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start Date:             May 15 2020 
Start Time:             938 am CDT
Start Location:         1.6 NNW Keefeton / Muskogee County / OK
Start Lat/Lon:          35.6112 / -95.3503

End Date:               May 15 2020
End Time:               949 am CDT
End Location:           4.7 ENE Keefeton / Muskogee County / OK
End Lat/Lon:            35.6092 / -95.2655

Survey Summary: This tornado developed along Elm Grove Road, west of
S 25th Street E, where outbuildings were damaged and trees were
uprooted. It moved eastward damaging or destroying about sixteen
homes, destroying a number of outbuildings, uprooting numerous 
trees, and snapping numerous power poles until it dissipated just
east of the Muskogee Turnpike.

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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EJC