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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Statement as of 4:59 PM CDT on May 28, 2016

Expires 6:30 PM EDT on May 28, 2016


The National Weather Service in Milwaukee/Sullivan has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Iowa County in south central Wisconsin...
southeastern Sauk County in south central Wisconsin...
northwestern Dane County in south central Wisconsin...
northeastern Lafayette County in south central Wisconsin...

* until 530 PM CDT

* at 459 PM CDT... a severe thunderstorm was located near Dodgeville...
moving northeast at 45 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect damage to roofs... siding... and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Mount Horeb... Dodgeville... Prairie Du Sac... Sauk City... Mineral Point...
Darlington... Cross Plains... Mazomanie... Spring Green... Black Earth...
Barneveld... Blue Mounds... Arena... plain... Ridgeway... Linden... Hollandale...
Edmund... Leland and Yellowstone Lake St park.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.


Lat... Lon 4291 8979 4265 9005 4258 9018 4295 9030
      4341 8996 4321 8957
time... Mot... loc 2159z 214deg 40kt 4301 9002

Tornado... possible
hail... 0.88in
wind... 60mph


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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Statement as of 5:03 PM CDT on May 28, 2016

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on May 28, 2016


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 225 remains in effect until 900 PM CDT

WI
. Wisconsin counties included are

Adams Buffalo Columbia
Crawford Dane Grant
green Iowa Jackson
Juneau La Crosse Lafayette
Marquette Monroe Richland
rock Sauk Trempealeau
Vernon


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 2:13 PM CDT on May 28, 2016


... NWS damage survey for 05/27/16 Brandon tornado event...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 90-100 mph
path length /statute/: 4.5 miles
path width /maximum/: 330 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: 05/27/2016
start time: 5:35 PM
start location: 0.7 miles south of Brandon
start lat/lon: 43.729/-88.783

End date: 05/27/2016
end time: 5:52 PM
end location: 3.8 miles NNW of Brandon
end lat/lon: 43.793/-88.791

Survey summary:

A NWS survey team confirmed an EF-1 tornado in the Village of
Brandon. The tornado was on the ground for approximately 4.5
miles, snapping trees and branches, and causing roof and some
window damage to houses. The tornado started south of the
Junction of pheasant drive and Upland drive and ended south of
Reeds Corner Road to the east of Brandon 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

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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