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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
643 PM EDT FRI MAY 31 2019

...EF1 TORNADO CONFIRMED IN FULTON COUNTY...

LOCATION...WELLS TANNERY IN FULTON COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA
DATE...5/29/2019
ESTIMATED TIME...410 PM - 412 PM
MAXIMUM EF-SCALE RATING...EF1
ESTIMATED MAXIMUM WIND SPEED...100 MPH
MAXIMUM PATH WIDTH...50 YARDS
PATH LENGTH...3/4 MILES
* FATALITIES...0
* INJURIES...0

* THE INFORMATION IN THIS STATEMENT IS PRELIMINARY AND SUBJECT TO
CHANGE PENDING FINAL REVIEW OF THE EVENT(S) AND PUBLICATION IN
NWS STORM DATA.

...SUMMARY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS CONFIRMED A
TORNADO NEAR WELLS TANNERY IN FULTON COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA ON
5/29/2019.

THE TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN JUST WEST OF 1159 METZLER RD, WELLS
TANNERY IN FULTON COUNTY PA. IT TRAVELED EAST FOR ABOUT 3/4 MILES
KNOCKING DOWN DOZENS OF TREES. THERE WAS DAMAGE AT 1695 METZLER
RD. WHERE THE ROOF WAS TORN OFF A BARN AND THE ROOF OF A HOME WAS
DAMAGED. THE STORM LIFTED SHORTLY AFTER. 

THIS INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND ON OUR WEBSITE AT
WEATHER.GOV/STATECOLLEGE.

FOR REFERENCE: THE ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE CLASSIFIES TORNADOES
INTO THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES:

EF0...WIND SPEEDS 65 TO 85 MPH
EF1...WIND SPEEDS 86 TO 110 MPH
EF2...WIND SPEEDS 111 TO 135 MPH
EF3...WIND SPEEDS 136 TO 165 MPH
EF4...WIND SPEEDS 166 TO 200 MPH
EF5...WIND SPEEDS GREATER THAN 200 MPH

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