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National Weather Service Team Surveys Damage

A National Weather Service Survey team did their initial survey of the tornado damage in the Ozarks Sunday. KSMU's Michele Skalicky has more...

The survey team determined that it was a high end EF4 tornado that slammed into Joplin. Mike Griffin is a meteorologist with the National Weather Service Office in Springfield...

"They've rated the winds right now at 190 and 198, so that's the top of the scale on the EF4 rating."

Griffin says the team will reevaluate the survey and the damage over the next couple of days to see if they need to fine-tune that rating.The team also determined that EF2 tornados touched down in the Wentworth and Galena areas Sunday.