The National Weather Service in State College confirms that an EF-1 Tornado ripped through Warren County yesterday.
Here is a statement released by the weather service:
Public Information Statement
National Weather Service State College PA
320 PM EDT MON JUN 6 2016
…EF-1 Tornado confirmed in Warren County…
Location…North Warren in Warren County Pennsylvania
Date…June 5, 2016
Estimated Time…5:00 PM EDT
Maximum EF-Scale Rating…EF-1
Estimated Maximum Wind Speed…90 MPH
Maximum Path Width…200 yards
Path Length…0.6 miles
* The information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event(s) and publication in
NWS Storm Data.
The National Weather Service in State College PA has confirmed a
tornado near North Warren in Warren County Pennsylvania on June
Extensive to tremendous tree damage occurred with this event.
Additional information will be issued as the survey team returns
from the affected area.
This information can also be found on our website at
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.