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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
439 PM EDT FRI JUN 14 2019



...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 06/13/2019 STRAIGHT LINE WIND AND
TORNADO EVENT...

.MULLICA HILL TORNADO...

START LOCATION...MULLICA HILL IN GLOUCESTER COUNTY, NEW JERSEY
END LOCATION...MULLICA HILL IN GLOUCESTER COUNTY, NEW JERSEY
DATE...JUNE 13, 2019
ESTIMATED TIME...8:15 PM EDT
MAXIMUM EF-SCALE RATING...EF0
ESTIMATED MAXIMUM WIND SPEED...60-70 MPH
MAXIMUM PATH WIDTH...50 YARDS
PATH LENGTH...0.3 MILES
BEGINNING LAT/LON...39.7469/-75.2447
ENDING LAT/LON...39.7500/-75.2402
* FATALITIES...0
* INJURIES...0

...SUMMARY...
A TORNADO FORMED IN THE DEVELOPMENT NEAR SADDLE COURT IN MULLICA 
HILL. THIS CAUSED DAMAGE TO FENCING AT ONE RESIDENCE, AND RIPPED A
GUTTER OFF ANOTHER RESIDENCE. BACKYARD FURNITURE WAS LIFTED 
APPROXIMATELY 50 YARDS. FROM THERE, THE TORNADO MOVED IN A 
NORTHEASTERLY DIRECTION AND CAUSED A NARROW PATH OF TREE DAMAGE 
BEFORE LIFTING SOUTHWEST OF HIGHWAY 322.

.DEPTFORD TOWNSHIP AND BLACKWOOD TORNADO...

START LOCATION...DEPTFORD TOWNSHIP IN GLOUCESTER COUNTY, NEW JERSEY
END LOCATION...BLACKWOOD SECTION OF GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP IN CAMDEN COUNTY, NEW JERSEY
DATE...JUNE 13, 2019
ESTIMATED TIME...8:30 TO 8:35 PM EDT
MAXIMUM EF-SCALE RATING...EF1
ESTIMATED MAXIMUM WIND SPEED...90-100 MPH
MAXIMUM PATH WIDTH...200 YARDS
PATH LENGTH...2.1 MILES (NON-CONTINUOUS)
BEGINNING LAT/LON...39.8011/-75.0983
ENDING LAT/LON...39.8064/-75.0599
* FATALITIES...0
* INJURIES...0

...SUMMARY...
THE TORNADO TOOK A NON-CONTINUOUS PATH FROM DEPTFORD TOWNSHIP 
INTO THE BLACKWOOD SECTION OF GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP. THERE WERE 
SEVERAL LOCATIONS OF TREE DAMAGE, INCLUDING SNAPPED AND UPROOTED 
HARDWOOD TREES. THERE WAS DAMAGE TO THREE RESIDENCES IN DEPTFORD 
TOWNSHIP WHEN PORTIONS OF TREES FELL ON THESE RESIDENCES. IN 
BLACKWOOD, AN UPROOTED TREE CAUSED DAMAGE TO AN APARTMENT 
BUILDING.

.SALEM STRAIGHT LINE WINDS...

LOCATION...SALEM IN SALEM COUNTY, NEW JERSEY
DATE...JUNE 13, 2019
ESTIMATED TIME...7:42 PM EDT
ESTIMATED MAXIMUM WIND SPEED...60-80 MPH
MAXIMUM PATH WIDTH...100 YARDS
PATH LENGTH...1.3 MILES
BEGINNING LAT/LON...39.5711/-75.4903
ENDING LAT/LON...39.5729/-75.4668
* FATALITIES...0
* INJURIES...0

...SUMMARY...
STRAIGHT LINE WINDS CAUSED TREE DAMAGE IN AND IN THE VICINITY OF 
SALEM. THE WINDS ALSO DAMAGED A GARAGE DOOR AND FLIPPED A BOAT AT A
RESIDENCE ON AMWELLBURY ROAD.

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 EVENTS AND PUBLICATION IN NWS
STORM DATA.

$$

SJ/JM

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