Storm Survey Information for May 30th Tornadoes

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
344 PM CDT FRI MAY 31 2013
...STORM SURVEY RESULTS FOR MAY 30 2013 TORNADOES...
TORNADO 1 : CONESVILLE TORNADO INFORMATION...
* LOCATION...1 MILE SOUTH OF CONESVILLE...CONTINUES THROUGH TOWN...
ENDING 1.5 NNE OF CONESVILLE.
* TIMING...AROUND 4:10 PM.
* INJURIES/FATALITIES...NONE.
* EF-SCALE RATING...EF1.
* ESTIMATED WIND SPEED...95 MPH.
* MAX WIDTH...100 YARDS
* PATH LENGTH...APPROXIMATELY 2.5 MILES.
* DAMAGE INFORMATION...TREES SNAPPED AND UPROOTED AND ONE MOBILE HOME
PARTIALLY UNROOFED.
TORNADO 2 :  ANDALUSIA IL-BUFFALO IA TORNADO INFORMATION...
* LOCATION...THROUGH ANDALUSIA...ACROSS THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER INTO
BUFFALO IOWA...ENDING NORTHEAST OF BUFFALO.
* TIMING...AROUND 4:45 PM.
* INJURIES/FATALITIES...NONE.
* EF-SCALE RATING...EF1.
* ESTIMATED WIND SPEED...95 MPH.
* MAX WIDTH...150 YARDS
* PATH LENGTH...APPROXIMATELY 3.5 MILES.
* DAMAGE INFORMATION...LARGE TREES SNAPPED AND UPROOTED...SOME ONTO HOUSES.
TORNADO 3 : PROPHETSTOWN TORNADO INFORMATION...
* TORNADO INFORMATION CONSOLIDATED FROM SPOTTER REPORTS...VIDEO...AND
RADAR ANALYSIS.

* LOCATION...2 MILES SOUTHWEST OF PROPHETSTOWN.
* TIMING...AROUND 5:35 PM
* INJURIES/FATALITIES...NONE.
* EF-SCALE RATING....EF0
* ESTIMATED WIND SPEED...70 MPH.
* PATH LENGTH...LESS THAN A MILE.
* DAMAGE INFORMATION...NO DAMAGE WAS REPORTED.



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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