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Public Information Statement
Issued: 11:29 PM CDT Jul. 23, 2016 – National Weather Service

... NWS damage survey information for July 23, 2016 tornadoes...

... Details will be modified as more information becomes available...

.Tornado #1 Delhi, IA...

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

Start date: July 23, 2016
start time: 418 PM CDT
start location: 4.0 SW Delhi / Delaware County / IA
start lat/lon: tbd

End date: July 23, 2016
end time: tbd
end location: tbd
end_lat/lon: tbd

A tornado moved across the southwest portion of lake Delhi
resulting in downed trees along the shoreline.

.Tornado #2 Worthington, IA...

Rating: EF-0
estimated peak wind: 70 mph
path length /statute/: tbd
path width /maximum/: 50 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: July 23, 2016
start time: 442 PM CDT
start location: 1.9 NNW Worthington / Dubuque County / IA
start lat/lon: tbd

End date: July 23, 2016
end time: tbd
end location: tbd
end_lat/lon: tbd

A tornado damaged crops and blew off the roofing material
of several farm outbuildings.

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.