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Public Information Statement
Issued: 8:33 PM CDT Aug. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... NWS damage survey for 8/19/2018 tornado event...

... EF0 tornado touchdown in Diggins Missouri...

Tornado number 1...

Rating: EF-0
estimated peak wind: 80 mph
path length /statute/: 4 miles
path width /maximum/: 50 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: 8/19/2018
start time: 3:32 PM CDT
start location: 1 south Diggins Missouri
start lat/lon: 37.1685/-92.8966

End date: 8/19/2018
end time: 3:47 PM CDT
end location: 3 miles northeast of Diggins Missouri
end_lat/lon: 37.2000/-92.8000

NWS storm survey found limited damage to limbs and one uprooted
tree within the region where spotters reported debris and rotation.
Path from spotters extended from Highway nn approximately 1 mile
south of Diggins, crossing Highway 60 near bonnet Road where debris
blocked the Highway, ending approximately 3 miles northeast of
Diggins near the James River. Wind speeds were estimated at 80 mph
based off the uprooted tree. Width was estimated.

the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.