Tornado Survey June 13th

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
217 PM CDT THU JUN 13 2013

...UPDATED STORM SURVEY RESULTS FOR THE JUNE 12TH CARROLL COUNTY
IL TORNADO...

* LOCATION...THE TRACK BEGAN 6 MILES NORTH OF SAVANNA AND ENDED 4
MILES WEST OF MOUNT CARROLL
* TIMING...FROM 6:53 TO 7:03 PM.
* INJURIES/FATALITIES...1 INJURY.
* EF-SCALE RATING...EF2.
* ESTIMATED MAX WIND SPEED...135 MPH.
* MAX WIDTH...ONE HALF MILE
* PATH LENGTH...APPROXIMATELY 6 MILES.
* DAMAGE INFORMATION...THE PATH OF THE TORNADO WAS WELL DEFINED WITH
SIGNIFICANT TREE DAMAGE. SEVERAL FARM OUT BUILDINGS WERE DAMAGED
AND ONE HOUSE WAS PUSHED OFF ITS FOUNDATION.


...STORM SURVEY RESULTS FOR THE JUNE 12TH JO DAVIESS COUNTY IL
TORNADO...

* LOCATION...3 SOUTH OF HANOVER ILLINOIS IN THE WOODS
* TIMING...AROUND 6:50 PM.
* INJURIES/FATALITIES...NONE.
* EF-SCALE RATING...EF0.
* ESTIMATED MAX WIND SPEED...65 MPH.
* MAX WIDTH...20 YARDS.
* PATH LENGTH...APPROXIMATELY 1/2 MILE.
* DAMAGE INFORMATION...BRIEF TOUCHDOWN WITH NO SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE.


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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION MAY BE AVAILABLE LATER TODAY AS THE STORM
SURVEY TEAMS CONTINUES THE SURVEY IN DAVIESS COUNTY.


 

 

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