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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Paducah, KY
441 PM CST Thu Feb 9 2017

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR FEB 07 2016 TORNADO EVENT...

...EF0 TORNADO NEAR CADIZ...

Rating:                 EF-0
Estimated peak wind: 80 mph
Path length /Statute/:  2 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   50 yards
Fatalities:             Zero
Injuries:               Zero

Start date:             02/07/2017
Start time:             7:40 PM CST
Start location:         6 miles northwest of Cadiz in Trigg County mainly along Highway 274

End date:               02/07/2017
End time:               7:45 PM CST
End location:           4 miles northwest of Cadiz in Trigg County mainly along Highway 274

Summary of Damage:  At least a dozen trees uprooted or broken with one power line partially downed by a fallen tree.
Several pieces of metal roofing from a barn lofted into nearby trees.

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

NOTE:
The information in this statement is PRELIMINARY and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS Storm Data.

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