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May 15, 2007
Clark County Tornado

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
605 PM EDT WED MAY 16 2007

...TORNADO CONFIRMED IN CLARK COUNTY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CONDUCTED A STORM SURVEY TODAY
NORTHEAST OF SPRINGFIELD IN CLARK COUNTY. DAMAGE OCCURRED
APPROXIMATELY 3 MILES NORTHEAST OF THE CITY OF SPRINGFIELD. THE
TORNADO OCCURRED BETWEEN 1105 PM AND 1115 PM TUESDAY EVENING. THE
DAMAGE OCCURRED IN A LOCATION OFF OF MOOREFIELD ROAD...JUST EAST OF
ROUTE 4. TREES WERE EITHER UPROOTED OR WERE SNAPPED OFF TOWARD THE
TOPS WITH ADDITIONAL LARGE BRANCHES DOWN FROM OTHER TREES. SOME
MINOR STRUCTURAL DAMAGE OCCURRED AS WELL. THE DAMAGE PATH WAS
APPROXIMATELY 250 YARDS LONG. THIS DAMAGE WAS CONSISTENT WITH AN
EF0 (ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE ZERO)...WITH WIND SPEED ESTIMATES ROUGHLY
BETWEEN 60 TO 80 MPH.

$$
PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
903 PM EDT WED MAY 16 2007

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

1006 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 NE VERSAILLES         39.08N 85.23W 
05/15/2007                   RIPLEY             IN   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            TREES DOWN IN VERSAILLES STATE PARK

1012 PM     HAIL             LAWRENCEBURG            39.10N 84.87W 
05/15/2007  U0.75 INCH       DEARBORN           IN   PUBLIC          

1024 PM     TSTM WND GST     4 N DAYTON              39.84N 84.20W 
05/15/2007  M62 MPH          MONTGOMERY         OH   ASOS            


1030 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 W WEST HARRISON       39.26N 84.86W 
05/15/2007                   DEARBORN           IN   NWS EMPLOYEE    

            A TREE AND A COUPLE OF LARGE LIMBS DOWN OFF OF JAMISON 
            ROAD.

1044 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 N SEVEN MILE          39.49N 84.55W 
05/15/2007                   BUTLER             OH   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            METAL ROOF PARTIALLY PEELED BACK ON A BARN. ANOTHER BARN 
            HAD A WALL PUSHED IN. CORNER SIDING OF HOUSE PEELED OFF. 
            LARGE LIMBS ON ROUTE 503.

1045 PM     TSTM WND DMG     BURLINGTON              39.02N 84.72W 
05/15/2007                   BOONE              KY   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            LARGE LIMBS DOWN ON ROGERS LANE.

1045 PM     TSTM WND DMG     CINCINNATI              39.14N 84.51W 
05/15/2007                   HAMILTON           OH   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            TREES DOWN THE WESTERN PART OF THE COUNTY.

1050 PM     TSTM WND DMG     HAMILTON                39.39N 84.56W 
05/15/2007                   BUTLER             OH   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            COUNTY WIDE, TREES AND POWER LINES DOWN

1053 PM     TSTM WND DMG     W HARRISON              39.25N 84.79W 
05/15/2007                   HAMILTON           OH   PUBLIC          

            1/2 MILE OFF THE INDIANA AND OHIO BORDER, 2 TREES TWISTED
            OFF AT 15 FEET ABOVE GROUND AND 1 TREE BROKEN OFF CLOSE 
            TO THE GROUND. FIR TREE LIMBS STRIPPED OF NEEDLES AND NEW
            GROWTH AND THROWN ALL OVER THE AREA.

1100 PM     TSTM WND DMG     SPRINGFIELD             39.93N 83.80W 
05/15/2007                   CLARK              OH   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            LARGE LIMBS DOWN ACROSS THE COUNTY.

1105 PM     TORNADO          3 NE SPRINGFIELD        39.96N 83.76W 
05/15/2007                   CLARK              OH   NWS STORM SURVEY

            TREES UPROOTED OR SNAPPED OFF, MINOR STRUCTURE DAMAGE

1108 PM     TSTM WND DMG     9 N XENIA               39.82N 83.94W 
05/15/2007                   GREENE             OH   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            A COUPLE OF TREES DOWN

1110 PM     TSTM WND DMG     CARLISLE                39.58N 84.32W 
05/15/2007                   WARREN             OH   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            TREES DOWN, POWER LINES DOWN, FRONT DECK OFF OF HOUSE IN 
            CARLISLE, HAMILTON AND FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP

1124 PM     TSTM WND GST     WILMINGTON              39.44N 83.83W 
05/15/2007  E63 MPH          CLINTON            OH   NWS EMPLOYEE    

1124 PM     TSTM WND DMG     5 S XENIA               39.61N 83.94W 
05/15/2007                   GREENE             OH   NWS EMPLOYEE    

            LARGE LIMBS DOWNED

1130 PM     TSTM WND DMG     DELAWARE                40.30N 83.08W 
05/15/2007                   DELAWARE           OH   PUBLIC          

            LARGE BRANCHES DOWN

1135 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 ESE WILMINGTON        39.43N 83.78W 
05/15/2007                   CLINTON            OH   PUBLIC          

            STRUCTURE DAMAGE BETWEEN WILMINGTON AND SABINA. TREES 
            DOWN ACROSS THE COUNTY

1143 PM     HAIL             2 N DELAWARE            40.33N 83.08W 
05/15/2007  M0.75 INCH       DELAWARE           OH   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            REPORT FROM DELAWARE STATE PARK

1200 AM     TSTM WND DMG     7 SE WASHINGTON COURT H 39.47N 83.34W 
05/16/2007                   FAYETTE            OH   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            MOBILE HOME ROOF DAMAGED. SEVERAL TREES TWISTED. BARN 
            KNOCKED DOWN.

1206 AM     TSTM WND DMG     4 SE GREENFIELD         39.31N 83.34W 
05/16/2007                   ROSS               OH   AMATEUR RADIO   

            4 TO 5 FOOT DIAMETER TREE ACROSS ROUTE 41.

1212 AM     HAIL             GREENFIELD              39.35N 83.39W 
05/16/2007  E0.75 INCH       HIGHLAND           OH   PUBLIC          

1217 AM     TSTM WND GST     COLUMBUS                39.99N 82.99W 
05/16/2007  E64 MPH          FRANKLIN           OH   TRAINED SPOTTER 

1222 AM     TSTM WND DMG     COLUMBUS                39.99N 82.99W 
05/16/2007                   FRANKLIN           OH   PUBLIC          

            LARGE BRANCES DOWN.

1250 AM     TSTM WND DMG     LANCASTER               39.72N 82.60W 
05/16/2007                   FAIRFIELD          OH   PUBLIC          

            SEVERAL LARGE BRANCHES DOWN

$$

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