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Old 06-15-2018, 05:46 AM
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Default 2018 TORNADO STATISTICS

(1) Jun.13, 15:00 - EF2 - Jarvis and Waterford (near Lake Erie) : ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE CANADA CONFIRMS TORNADO IN HALDIMAND AND NORFOLK COUNTIES ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13. A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM AFFECTED THE TOWNS OF JARVIS AND WATERFORD NEAR LAKE ERIE AFTER 3 PM ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13. NUMEROUS TREES WERE UPROOTED OR SHEARED APART, MULTIPLE BUILDINGS SUFFERED SHINGLE DAMAGE, BRANCHES WERE EMBEDDED INTO THE ROOF OF A HOUSE, A FLAG POLE WAS SNAPPED, A PORCH COLLAPSED AND SEVERAL BARNS WERE DESTROYED. ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE CANADA SENT A SURVEY TEAM TO INVESTIGATE DAMAGE IN THIS AREA AND CONCLUDED THAT IT WAS THE RESULT OF AN ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE 1 (EF1) TORNADO WITH PEAK WINDS NEAR 160 KM/H. THE DAMAGE WAS INTERMITTENT ALONG A PATH APPROXIMATELY 30 KILOMETRES LONG AND WITH A MAXIMUM WIDTH OF 600 METRES. UPDATE: Environment and Climate Change Canada sent a survey team to investigate damage in this area and concluded that it was the result of an Enhanced Fujita Scale 2 (EF2) tornado with peak winds near 180 km/h. The damage was intermittent along a path approximately 32 kilometres long and with a maximum width of 500 metres.

(2) Jun.13, 15:00 - EF0 - Norwich: tornado has been confirmed based on video evidence near Norwich around 3 pm on the same day. Minimal damage has been reported, thus it has been categorized as an EF-0.
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