920  
NOUS41 KCTP 192046  
PNSCTP  
PAZ024-200100-  
 
PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA  
446 PM EDT TUE JUN 19 2018  
   
..EF-1 TORNADO CONFIRMED IN CAMBRIA COUNTY
 
 
UPDATE  
 
LOCATION...GALLITZIN IN CAMBRIA COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA  
DATE...06/13/2018  
ESTIMATED TIME...8:44 PM  
MAXIMUM EF-SCALE RATING...EF-1  
ESTIMATED MAXIMUM WIND SPEED...90 MPH  
MAXIMUM PATH WIDTH...150 YARDS  
PATH LENGTH...0.5 MILES  
* FATALITIES...0  
* INJURIES...0  
 
* THE INFORMATION IN THIS STATEMENT IS PRELIMINARY AND SUBJECT TO  
CHANGE PENDING FINAL REVIEW OF THE EVENT(S) AND PUBLICATION IN  
NWS STORM DATA.  
   
..SUMMARY
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS CONFIRMED A  
TORNADO NEAR GALLITZIN IN CAMBRIA COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA ON  
06/13/2018.  
 
THE TORNADO PARALLELED SYBERTON ROAD AS IT TRAVELED EAST  
SOUTHEAST AND RESULTED IN NUMEROUS SNAPPED AND UPROOTED TREES  
ALONG ITS PATH.  
 
THIS INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND ON OUR WEBSITE AT  
WEATHER.GOV/STATECOLLEGE.  
 
FOR REFERENCE: THE ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE CLASSIFIES TORNADOES  
INTO THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES:  
 
EF0...WIND SPEEDS 65 TO 85 MPH  
EF1...WIND SPEEDS 86 TO 110 MPH  
EF2...WIND SPEEDS 111 TO 135 MPH  
EF3...WIND SPEEDS 136 TO 165 MPH  
EF4...WIND SPEEDS 166 TO 200 MPH  
EF5...WIND SPEEDS GREATER THAN 200 MPH  
 

 
 
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