STANTON IOWA TORNADO SUMMARY

On the afternoon of April 27th, our chase team tracked a tornado near the town of Stanton Iowa. This tornado was rated an EF-1, with wind speeds of 85-mph to 90-mph.

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EF SCALE RATING:        EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    85 TO 90 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  1.74 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   25 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             APRIL 27, 2016
START TIME:             3:14 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         3 ESE STANTON IOWA
START LAT/LON:          40.9737 N / -95.048 W

END DATE:               APRIL 27, 2016
END TIME:               3:19 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           3 ENE STANTON IOWA
END_LAT/LON:            40.9978 N / -95.0415 W

Zach Sharpe

My name is Zach Sharpe. I am the president and forecaster for the Iowa Storm Chasing Network. You can find me on Twitter @Stormchaserzach and on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/stormchaserzach/

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