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Tornadoes just east of Iowa Wednesday evening

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The storms Wednesday evening slowly developed in far eastern Iowa then became severe east of the Mississippi River. Three tornadoes have been confirmed just east of Iowa by the National Weather Service in the Quad Cities.

The survey teams reported the tornadoes were all weak tornadoes EF-0 and were brief.

Click here for photos and tracks of the tornadoes. 

MALDEN TORNADO  
   
 
RATING:                 EF-0  
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    85 MPH  
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  0.75 MILES  
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   100 YARDS  
FATALITIES:             0  
INJURIES:               0  
 
START DATE:             06/22/2016  
START TIME:             833 PM CDT  
START LOCATION:         0.7 SSE OF MALDEN / BUREAU / IL  
START LAT/LON:          41.4137 / -89.3646  
 
END DATE:               06/22/2016  
END TIME:               837 PM CDT  
END LOCATION:           0.9 SE OF MALDEN / BUREAU / IL  
END_LAT/LON:            41.4185 / -89.3515  
 
   
NEW BEDFORD TORNADO  
 
RATING:                 EF-0  
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    65 MPH  
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  0.25 MILES  
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   10 YARDS  
FATALITIES:             0  
INJURIES:               0  
 
START DATE:             06/22/2016  
START TIME:             804 PM CDT  
START LOCATION:         2.7 SE NEW BEDFORD / BUREAU / IL  
START LAT/LON:          41.5052 / -89.6731  
 
END DATE:               06/22/2016  
END TIME:               805 PM CDT  
END LOCATION:           2.8 SE NEW BEDFORD / BUREAU / IL  
END_LAT/LON:            41.5039 / -89.6529  
 
   
LA MOILLE TORNADO  
 
RATING:                 EF-0  
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    65 MPH  
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  0.50 MILES  
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   25 YARDS  
FATALITIES:             0  
INJURIES:               0  
 
START DATE:             06/22/2016  
START TIME:             740 PM CDT  
START LOCATION:         4.5 E LA MOILLE / BUREAU / IL  
START LAT/LON:          41.5160 / -89.3762  
 
END DATE:               06/22/2016  
END TIME:               743 PM CDT  
END LOCATION:           1.8 SW LA MOILLE / BUREAU / IL  
END_LAT/LON:            41.5067 / -89.3644  
 
EF SCALE: THE ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE CLASSIFIES  
TORNADOES INTO THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES.  
 
EF0...WEAK......65 TO 85 MPH  
EF1...WEAK......86 TO 110 MPH  
EF2...STRONG....111 TO 135 MPH  
EF3...STRONG....136 TO 165 MPH  
EF4...VIOLENT...166 TO 200 MPH  
EF5...VIOLENT...>200 MPH  

Click here for a look at the other tornadoes in Illinois. These would be in the Chicago National Weather Service coverage area. 

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