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Statement as of 10:36 AM CDT on June 25, 2016

Expires 1:15 AM EDT on June 26, 2016


... Air quality alert in effect until midnight CDT tonight...

An air quality action day has been declared for Northwest Indiana
for today... June 25th... and is in effect until midnight CDT
tonight.

Ozone levels are expected to be in the Orange or unhealthy for
sensitive groups range. For additional information... please visit
the idem smog watch web site at www.In.Gov/Apps/idem/smog/ or the
EPA airnow web site at www.Airnow.Gov and click on Indiana.



1036 am CDT Sat Jun 25 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until midnight CDT tonight...

An air quality action day has been declared for Northwest Indiana
for today... June 25th... and is in effect until midnight CDT
tonight.

Ozone levels are expected to be in the Orange or unhealthy for
sensitive groups range. For additional information... please visit
the idem smog watch web site at www.In.Gov/Apps/idem/smog/ or the
EPA airnow web site at www.Airnow.Gov and click on Indiana.


1036 am CDT Sat Jun 25 2016

... Air quality alert in effect until midnight CDT tonight...

An air quality action day has been declared for Northwest Indiana
for today... June 25th... and is in effect until midnight CDT
tonight.

Ozone levels are expected to be in the Orange or unhealthy for
sensitive groups range. For additional information... please visit
the idem smog watch web site at www.In.Gov/Apps/idem/smog/ or the
EPA airnow web site at www.Airnow.Gov and click on Indiana.



346 PM CDT Fri Jun 24 2016

... Air quality alert in effect for Saturday June 25th...

An air quality action day has been declared by the Indiana
department of environmental management for lake and Porter
counties in Indiana for Saturday June 25th.

Ozone levels are expected to be in the Orange or unhealthy for
sensitive groups range. For additional information... please visit
the idem smog watch web site at www.In.Gov/Apps/idem/smog/ or the
EPA airnow web site at www.Airnow.Gov and click on Indiana.


346 PM CDT Fri Jun 24 2016

... Air quality alert in effect for Saturday June 25th...

An air quality action day has been declared by the Indiana
department of environmental management for lake and Porter
counties in Indiana for Saturday June 25th.

Ozone levels are expected to be in the Orange or unhealthy for
sensitive groups range. For additional information... please visit
the idem smog watch web site at www.In.Gov/Apps/idem/smog/ or the
EPA airnow web site at www.Airnow.Gov and click on Indiana.



346 PM CDT Fri Jun 24 2016

... Air quality alert in effect for Saturday June 25th...

An air quality action day has been declared by the Indiana
department of environmental management for lake and Porter
counties in Indiana for Saturday June 25th.

Ozone levels are expected to be in the Orange or unhealthy for
sensitive groups range. For additional information... please visit
the idem smog watch web site at www.In.Gov/Apps/idem/smog/ or the
EPA airnow web site at www.Airnow.Gov and click on Indiana.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 10:43 PM CDT on June 25, 2016


... June 22nd tornado event summary...

National Weather Service damage survey teams from our office, as
well as from the NWS Lincoln, IL office, were dispatched Thursday
to investigate storm damge across portions of Lee, LaSalle,
Livingston, Ford, Grundy, and Iroquois counties. In addition, the
cival air patrol conducted several flights over the damage paths,
which provided extremely valuable data in confirming and
finalizing tornado paths. An additional tornado was confirmed near
Earlville this evening, bringing the event total up to 10
tornadoes for this event.

.West Brooklyn tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 4.1 miles
path width /maximum/: 300 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: June 22, 2016
start time: 7:19 PM
start location: 1.1 miles northwest of West Brooklyn
start lat/lon: 41.6989 / -89.1684

End date: June 22, 2016
end time: 7:35 PM
end location: 1.7 miles northeast of West Brooklyn
end_lat/lon: 41.7012 / -89.0972

.Earlville tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 5.0 miles
path width /maximum/: 400 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: June 22 2016
start time: 758 PM CDT
start location: 1 miles northeast of Earlville
start lat/lon: 41.5941 / -88.9126

End date: June 22 2016
end time: 807 PM CDT
end location: 5 miles east of Earlville
end_lat/lon: 41.5693 / -88.8224

.Troy Grove tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 107 mph
path length /statute/: 0.5 miles
path width /maximum/: 50 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: June 22 2016
start time: 811 PM CDT
start location: Troy Grove
start lat/lon: 41.4641 / -89.0885

End date: June 22 2016
end time: 812 PM CDT
end location: Troy Grove
end_lat/lon: 41.4644 / -89.0792

.Sheridan tornado... |

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 1.7 miles
path width /maximum/: 250 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: June 22 2016
start time: 822 PM CDT
start location: 5 miles northwest Sheridan
start lat/lon: 41.5630 / -88.7753

End date: June 22 2016
end time: 827 PM CDT
end location: 3 miles northwest Sheridan
end_lat/lon: 41.5656 / -88.7424

.5 miles northwest of Ottawa...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 95 mph
path length /statute/: 0.1 miles
path width /maximum/: 50 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: June 22 2016
start time: 833 PM CDT
start location: 5.5 miles northwest of Ottawa
start lat/lon: 41.4127 / -88.9049

End date: June 22 2016
end time: 833 PM CDT
end location: 5.5 miles northwest of Ottawa
end_lat/lon: 41.412 / -88.9028

.Ottawa tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 90 mph
path length /statute/: 6.7 miles
path width /maximum/: 100 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: June 22, 2016
start time: 839 PM CDT
start location: 6.6 miles north of Ottawa
start lat/lon: 41.4402 / -88.8712

End date: June 22 2016
end time: 853 PM CDT
end location: 9.1 miles northeast of Ottawa
end_lat/lon: 41.3812 / -88.7732

.Marseilles / Seneca tornado...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 116 mph
path length /statute/: 8.1 miles
path width /maximum/: 300 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: June 22 2016
start time: 853 PM CDT
start location: 2.5 miles north of Marseilles
start lat/lon: 41.3669 / -88.7100

End date: June 22 2016
end time: 915 PM CDT
end location: 2.6 miles northeast of Seneca
end_lat/lon: 41.3303 / -88.5632

.Mazon tornado...

Rating: EF-0
estimated peak wind: 85 mph
path length /statute/: 1 mile
path width /maximum/: 100 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: June 22 2016
start time: 929 PM CDT
start location: 3.1 miles northeast of Mazon
start lat/lon: 41.266 / -88.3734

End date: June 22 2016
end time: 936 PM CDT
end location: 3.8 miles northeast of Mazon
end_lat/lon: 41.2674 / -88.3601

.Pontiac IL tornado...

Rating: EF-2
estimated peak wind: 115-125 mph
path length /statute/: 11.1 miles
path width /maximum/: 440 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 4

Start date: June 22, 2016
start time: 1006 PM CDT
start location: 8 miles northwest of Pontiac
start lat/lon: 40.9183 / -88.7776

End date: June 22, 2016
end time: 1024 PM CDT
end location: 3 miles southeast of Pontiac
end_lat/lon: 40.8485 / -88.5857

.Cissna Park tornado...

Rating: EF-1
estimated peak wind: 110 mph
path length /statute/: 3.1 miles
path width /maximum/: 440 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: June 22, 2016
start time: 1137 PM CDT
start location: 1.6 miles north Cissna Park
start lat/lon: 40.5867 / -87.9016

End date: June 22, 2016
end time: 1141 PM CDT
end location: 2.0 miles southeast of Cissna Park
end_lat/lon: 40.5586 / -87.8575


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