St. Charles County EF0 Tornado

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1003 PM CDT Mon Jun 9 2014

...UPDATED NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 06/07/2014 TORNADO EVENT IN ST.
CHARLES COUNTY MISSOURI...

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    70 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  2.70 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   20 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             06/07/2014
START TIME:             356 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         0.75 MILES WEST OF HARVESTER
START LAT/LON:          38.743/-90.601

END DATE:               06/07/2014
END TIME:               404 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           1.5 MILES NORTHEAST OF HARVESTER
END LAT/LON:            38.760/-90.556


TWO BUILDINGS WITHIN THE CEDAR GROVE APARTMENT COMPLEX SUSTAINED
MINOR ROOF DAMAGE. SOME SHINGLES WERE REMOVED AND SMALL PIECES OF
THE ROOFING PANEL WERE ALSO REMOVED AT THIS APARTMENT COMPLEX.
DAMAGE WAS ALSO NOTED AT THE CLUB FITNESS BUILDING EAST OF
JUNGERMAN. MANY CINDER BLOCKS ON THE UPPER FRONT SIDE OF CLUB
FITNESS FELL TO THE GROUND NEXT TO THE ENTRANCE. TWO OVERHANGS
WERE ALSO DESTROYED AT THE CLUB FITNESS BUILDING. TWO SINGLE STORY
RESIDENCE HOMES ON QUEEN BROOKS BLVD BETWEEN JUNGERMAN AND
HARVESTER ROAD SUSTAINED MINOR ROOF DAMAGE. TWENTY PERCENT OF THE
SHINGLES WERE REMOVED FROM EACH OF THESE HOMES. A WOODEN FENCE ON
THE BACK SIDE OF THESE RESIDENCES WAS ALSO KNOCKED DOWN. SMALL
TREES LESS THAN 30 FEET TALL AND LESS THAN 8 INCHES IN DIAMETER
WERE SNAPPED AT THE BASE ON MCCLAY VILLAGE ROAD JUST SOUTH OF
MCCLAY ROAD. TWO HOMES ON MCCLAY GARDENS DRIVE EACH SUSTAINED
DAMAGE TO THE FASCIA AND ROOF. A ONE STORY RESIDENCE HOME ON
MCCLAY ROAD BETWEEN HARVESTER ROAD AND HACKMAN ROAD LOST 40
PERCENT OF ITS ROOFING MATERIAL. A FEW SMALL PANELS WERE ALSO
UPLIFTED ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF THIS HOME. ON THE EAST SIDE OF THE
HOME...A FORTY FOOT PINE TREE WITH A DIAMETER OF 12 INCHES WAS
SNAPPED HALFWAY UP AND WAS TOSSED 20 YARDS TOWARDS THE NORTHEAST
INTO AN OPEN FIELD. ADDITIONAL MINOR TREE DAMAGE WAS LOCATED ON
WOODBRIAR LANE NORTHEAST OF MCCLAY ROAD. THIS DAMAGED ENDED AT
INTERSECTION OF HACKMANN ROAD AND WOODBRAIR LANE.

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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Przybylinski



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