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May 3, 2012 Damage Survey

Public Information Statement (PNS)

 

 

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
254 PM CDT FRI MAY 4 2012

...STORM SURVEY RESULTS FOR MAY 3 2012 TORNADO...

TORNADO : HENRY COUNTY IOWA AND WASHINGTON COUNTY IOWA TORNADO
INFORMATION...

* LOCATION...APPROXIMATELY 1 MILE SOUTH OF WAYLAND IN HENRY COUNTY
IOWA...TO 2.25 MILES WEST SOUTHWEST OF CRAWFORDSVILLE IN
WASHINGTON COUNTY IOWA.
* TIME...APPROXIMATELY 830 PM CDT TO 900 PM CDT.
* INJURIES/FATALITIES...NONE.
* EF-SCALE RATING...HIGH END EF2.
* ESTIMATED WIND SPEED...130 MPH.
* MAX WIDTH...1/4 MILE.
* PATH LENGTH...APPROXIMATELY 4.3 MILES.
* DAMAGE INFORMATION...THE MOST SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE WAS NOTED NEAR
THE END OF THE TORNADO PATH. TWO HOMES LOST ROOFS. AT ONE OF
THE RESIDENCES A CAR WAS TUMBLED. SEVERAL FARMS LOST OUTBUILDINGS.
2 TURKEY FARMS WERE DESTROYED. A MAIN TRANSMISSION POWER POLE WAS
ALSO SNAPPED.

ENHANCED FUJITA /EF/ SCALE INFORMATION...

PLEASE NOTE THE NUMBERS BELOW ARE APPROXIMATE WIND SPEEDS FOR DAMAGE
CATEGORIES.

EF0... 65 - 85 MPH
EF1... 86 - 110 MPH
EF2... 111 - 135 MPH
EF3... 136 - 165 MPH
EF4... 166 - 200 MPH
EF5... 201 MPH OR GREATER


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MCCLURE


NWS TEAM SURVEYORS...DONNA DUBBERKE AND TIM GROSS. 

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