Arkansas Tornado Rated EF-4

Published 04/30 2014 06:05PM

Updated 04/30 2014 11:00PM

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR - The Mayflower-Vilonia tornado that struck on Sunday, April 27, has been rated an EF-4 on the Enhanced Fujita Scale.
Officials with the National Weather Service made the announcement in a Wednesday evening news conference at their office in North Little Rock.
NWS survey teams revisited a few damage spots in Mayflower and Vilonia earlier today before making the final determination.
Information on the EF-4 rating states that its winds are estimated at 166-200 miles per hour.
Click here for more on the Enhanced Fujita Scale.

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