Public Information Statement

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Public Information Statement National Weather Service Indianapolis IN 850 AM EDT Sat Jul 21 2018
…EF1 Tornado struck Madison County on Friday…
A tornado was observed and recorded via video on Friday afternoon in Moonville in Madison County on Friday Afternoon. Madison County Emergency Management in coordination with the National Weather Service conducted a storm survey determined the tornado touched down and destroyed a barn…produced tree damage and flipped a storage shed onto its side.
Rating: EF-1 Estimated peak wind: 100 mph Path length: 0.25 Miles Path width /Maximum/: 30 Yards Fatalities: None Injuries: None
Start date: Jul 20 2018 Start time: 350 PM EDT Start location: Moonville Indiana, Madison County Indiana, near 350E (Moonsville Pike) and Gemini Drive Start Lat/Lon: 40.1982 N / -85.6022 W (Estimated via Google Maps)
End date: Jul 20 2018 End time: 352 PM EDT (Estimated) End location: Moonsville Indiana. 0.25 Mile Northeast of Touchdown End Lat/Lon: 40.1997 N / -85.6001 W (Estimated via Google Maps)
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.

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