Kankakee Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 5:32 PM CDT on August 3, 2015

... NWS damage survey for August 2 2015 Lake County IL tornado...

.Round Lake to Hainesville to Grayslake to Wildwood IL tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 90 to 100 mph
path length: 7.5 miles
maximum path width: 300 yards... widest in Grayslake
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: August 2 2015
start time: to be updated
start location: Round Lake IL
start lat/lon: to be updated

End date: August 2 2015
end time: to be updated
end location: Wildwood IL
end lat/lon: to be updated

Survey summary: to be updated

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

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