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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 2:22 PM EST on March 01, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EST on March 01, 2017


... NWS damage survey for 02/28/17 tornado event...

.Oregon tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 90-95 mph

Survey_summary: the preliminary storm damage survey results from
Oregon, IL show that an EF-1 tornado impacted Oregon. Near the end
of the path, straight line winds around 80 mph produced
additional damage.

Additional details about the tornado will be provided when they
become available.

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.


Jee


122 PM CST Wed Mar 1 2017 /222 PM EST Wed Mar 1 2017/

... NWS damage survey for 02/28/17 tornado event...

.Oregon tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 90-95 mph

Survey_summary: the preliminary storm damage survey results from
Oregon, IL show that an EF-1 tornado impacted Oregon. Near the end
of the path, straight line winds around 80 mph produced
additional damage.

Additional details about the tornado will be provided when they
become available.

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.


Jee

502 am CST Wed Mar 1 2017 /602 am EST Wed Mar 1 2017/

... NWS storm surveys to be conducted today...

The National Weather Service Chicago office will be surveying
damage from tuesday's storms, including in LaSalle and Grundy
County. Reports and accounts indicate at least one tornado
occurred in central LaSalle County near and in Naplate and
Ottawa.

Once information is gathered and assessed from the field, it will
be shared in public information statements as well as on our web
Page top news.


Mtf

502 am CST Wed Mar 1 2017 /602 am EST Wed Mar 1 2017/

... NWS storm surveys to be conducted today...

The National Weather Service Chicago office will be surveying
damage from tuesday's storms, including in LaSalle and Grundy
County. Reports and accounts indicate at least one tornado
occurred in central LaSalle County near and in Naplate and
Ottawa.

Once information is gathered and assessed from the field, it will
be shared in public information statements as well as on our web
Page top news.


Mtf


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