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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1129 AM EDT SAT JUN 1 2019

...EF-0 TORNADO CONFIRMED IN SULLIVAN COUNTY...

LOCATION...DUSHORE IN SULLIVAN COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA
DATE...MAY 29, 2019
ESTIMATED TIME...3:20 - 3:25 PM EDT 
MAXIMUM EF-SCALE RATING...EF-0 
ESTIMATED MAXIMUM WIND SPEED...75 MPH
MAXIMUM PATH WIDTH...50 YARDS 
PATH LENGTH...0.2 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 DUSHORE IN SULLIVAN COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA ON MAY 29,
2019.

A SURVEY TEAM INVESTIGATED DAMAGE ON FRIDAY MAY 31ST ASSOCIATED 
WITH A STRONG THUNDERSTORM THAT MOVED THROUGH AN AREA JUST EAST 
OF DUSHORE ON WEDNESDAY MAY 29TH. SIGNIFICANT TREE DAMAGE WAS 
OBSERVED SOUTH OF ROUTE 87 AND DUTCH MOUNTAIN ROAD AND NORTH OF 
THE LITTLE LOYALSOCK CREEK. 

ADDITIONAL DETAILS FROM THE SURVEY MAY BE UPDATED IN THE NEXT
COUPLE DAYS. 

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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