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Statement as of 4:55 PM CDT on October 16, 2017

Expires 12:00 PM EDT on October 17, 2017


... NWS damage survey for 10/14/2017 tornado event...

.Tornado #1 east of Gorin...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 95 mph
path length /statute/: 0.1 miles
path width /maximum/: 10 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Oct 14 2017
start time: 509 PM CDT
start location: 2.1 miles east Gorin / Scotland / MO
start lat/lon: 40.3586 N/ -91.9833 W

End date: Oct 14 2017
end time: 510 PM CDT
end location: 2.1 miles east Gorin / Scotland / MO
end lat/lon: 40.3594 N / -91.9827

A tornado touched down two miles east of Gorin and completely
destroyed one farm outbuilding and caused damage to two others.


.Tornado #2 Bowen, IL...

Rating: EF-0
estimated peak wind: 80| mph
path length /statute/: 0.8 miles
path width /maximum/: 25 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: 10/14/2017
start time: 625 PM CDT
start location: 1 W Bowen, IL
start lat/lon: 40.232n/-91.0823w

End date: 10/14/2017
end time: 626 PM CDT
end location: Bowen, IL
end lat/lon: 40.2335n/-91.0669w

Brief tornado touched down just west of Bowen. Damage was
mainly to trees in the area.

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 events and publication in NWS
storm data.


455 PM CDT Mon Oct 16 2017

... NWS damage survey for 10/14/2017 tornado event...

.Tornado #1 east of Gorin...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 95 mph
path length /statute/: 0.1 miles
path width /maximum/: 10 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Oct 14 2017
start time: 509 PM CDT
start location: 2.1 miles east Gorin / Scotland / MO
start lat/lon: 40.3586 N/ -91.9833 W

End date: Oct 14 2017
end time: 510 PM CDT
end location: 2.1 miles east Gorin / Scotland / MO
end lat/lon: 40.3594 N / -91.9827

A tornado touched down two miles east of Gorin and completely
destroyed one farm outbuilding and caused damage to two others.


.Tornado #2 Bowen, IL...

Rating: EF-0
estimated peak wind: 80| mph
path length /statute/: 0.8 miles
path width /maximum/: 25 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: 10/14/2017
start time: 625 PM CDT
start location: 1 W Bowen, IL
start lat/lon: 40.232n/-91.0823w

End date: 10/14/2017
end time: 626 PM CDT
end location: Bowen, IL
end lat/lon: 40.2335n/-91.0669w

Brief tornado touched down just west of Bowen. Damage was
mainly to trees in the area.

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 events and publication in NWS
storm data.



1054 am CDT Mon Oct 16 2017

... NWS damage survey for 10/14/2017 tornado event...

.Tornado # 1 east of Gorin...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 95 mph
path length /statute/: 0.1 miles
path width /maximum/: 10 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Oct 14 2017
start time: tbd
start location: 2.1 miles east Gorin / Scotland / MO
start lat/lon: 40.3586 N/ -91.9833 W

End date: Oct 14 2017
end time: tbd
end location: 2.1 miles east Gorin / Scotland / MO
end lat/lon: 40.3594 N / -91.9836

A tornado touched down two miles east of Gorin and completely
destroyed one farm outbuilding and caused damage to two others.

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 events and publication in NWS
storm data.


Mm/ag


1054 am CDT Mon Oct 16 2017

... NWS damage survey for 10/14/2017 tornado event...

.Tornado # 1 east of Gorin...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 95 mph
path length /statute/: 0.1 miles
path width /maximum/: 10 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Oct 14 2017
start time: tbd
start location: 2.1 miles east Gorin / Scotland / MO
start lat/lon: 40.3586 N/ -91.9833 W

End date: Oct 14 2017
end time: tbd
end location: 2.1 miles east Gorin / Scotland / MO
end lat/lon: 40.3594 N / -91.9836

A tornado touched down two miles east of Gorin and completely
destroyed one farm outbuilding and caused damage to two others.

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 events and publication in NWS
storm data.


Mm/ag

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