Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
714 PM EDT THU OCT 9 2014

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 10/07/14 TORNADO EVENT...

...ONE CONFIRMED TORNADO IN PIKE COUNTY...

.TORNADO 1...

RATING: EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND: 90 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/: 0.1 MILES
MILES PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/: 130 YARDS
FATALITIES: 0
INJURIES: 0

START DATE: OCT 7 2014
START TIME: 1044 PM EDT
START LOCATION: 2.6 MILES SW OF GULNARE / PIKE COUNTY / KY
START LAT/LON: 37.61271 / -82.59407

END DATE: OCT 7 2014
END TIME: 1045 PM EDT
END LOCATION: 2.6 MILES SW OF GULNARE / PIKE COUNTY / KY
END_LAT/LON: 37.61407 / -82.59480

SEVERAL LARGE TREES WERE SNAPPED AND/OR UPROOTED. A LARGE SECTION
OF A ROOF WAS PEELED OFF A HOUSE. THERE WAS ALSO DAMAGE TO TWO
SEPARATE BARN ROOFS.

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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RAY/DBS





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