Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
634 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

...PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF DAMAGE SURVEY IN DECATUR COUNTY...

ON THURSDAY AFTERNOON...METEOROLOGISTS FROM THE NWS OFFICE IN
MEMPHIS SURVEYED TORNADO DAMAGE IN DECATUR COUNTY FROM STORMS THAT
MOVED THROUGH ON WEDNESDAY.

THE SURVEY TEAM FOUND EF-0 DAMAGE IN THE LOST CREEK AND WILLOW
OAKS AREAS OF EAST-CENTRAL DECATUR COUNTY...TO THE EAST OF
DECATURVILLE NEAR THE TENNESSEE RIVER. SEVERAL TREES WERE
UPROOTED...ONE HOME HAD SHINGLES PEELED AWAY...AND SEVERAL OTHER
HOMES HAD DAMAGE TO TRIM AND FLASHING. ESTIMATED MAXIMUM WINDS ARE
75 MPH.

IN HAYWOOD COUNTY...NO DAMAGE REPORTS WERE RECEIVED. THIS TORNADO
WILL ALSO BE RATED EF-0.

FURTHER DETAILS ON THE DECATUR COUNTY TORNADO TRACK...INCLUDING
THE LENGTH...WILL BE COMPILED AND DISTRIBUTED ON FRIDAY.

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WOODALL/BELLES


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