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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
137 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...TIME...  ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
...DATE...  ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0420 PM     TORNADO          9 WNW SAINT MATTHEWS    33.70N 80.93W
04/19/2015                   CALHOUN            SC   NWS STORM SURVEY

            *** 2 INJ ***
            AN EF1 TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN NEAR SUNNY PLAIN
            ROAD AND TRAVELED NORTHEAST ACROSS OTT
            SISTERS ROAD THEN WEAKENED AS IT CROSSED
            I-26. WINDS WERE DETERMINED TO RANGE FROM
            105 MPH TO 110 MPH. A MOBILE HOME WAS
            COMPLETELY DESTROYED. THERE WERE 7 HOMES
            DAMAGED ALONG WITH 6 OUT BUILDINGS DAMAGED.
            THE LENGTH OF THE TORNADO WAS 1 MILE WITH A
            WIDTH OF 200 YARDS AT ITS WIDEST SECTION.
            THERE WERE NUMEROUS TREES UPROOTED AND A FEW
            HARDWOOD AND SOFTWOOD TREES SNAPPED OFF
            APPROXIMATELY 10 TO 20 FEET OFF THE GROUND.
            A TREE FELL ON A MOBILE HOME. TORNADO
            DURATION 5 MINUTES.


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