EF-0 Tornado Confirmed in Macon County

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
644 PM CDT SUN APR 25 2010

...PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...

...NWS CONFIRMS EF-0 TORNADO IN MACON COUNTY FROM SATURDAY...

A NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CONDUCTED A DAMAGE SURVEY IN MACON
COUNTY.

A TORNADO WITH MAX WINDS OF 85 MPH TOUCHED DOWN AT THE INTERSECTION
OF STATE HIGHWAY 52 AND ROCKY MOUND ROAD. DAMAGED CONTINUED TO THE
NORTH NORTHEAST FOR AN APPROXIMATELY LENGTH OF 1.5 MILES AND A
MAXIMUM WIDTH OF 50 YARDS. MULTIPLE SHALLOW ROOTED TREES WERE UPROOTED
WITH ONE SMALL BARN DESTROYED.

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SUMMARY...

CAUSE OF DAMAGE...TORNADO
WIND SPEED ESTIMATE...85 MPH
EF SCALE...EF-0
DAMAGE PATH LENGTH...1.5 MILES
DAMAGE WIDTH...50 YARDS
START POINT...36.534 -86.190
END POINT...36.554 -86.179

MICHAEL E. DAVIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE


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