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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Jackson KY
1013 PM EST Wed Mar 1 2017

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 03/01/17 THUNDERSTORM WIND EVENT...

A storm damage survey conducted by the National Weather Service
in Jackson, Kentucky found microburst straight line wind damage
consistent with wind speeds of 80 to 90 mph in Irvine and Ravenna,
Kentucky.

.ESTILL COUNTY THUNDERSTORM WIND DAMAGE...

Peak wind /E/:          90 mph
Path length /Statute/:  0.8 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   350 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               1

Start date:             March 1 2017
Start time:             836 am EST
Start Lat/Lon:          37.6899 / -83.9617

End date:               March 1 2017
End time:               840 am EST
End Lat/Lon:            37.6829 / -83.9492

SURVEY_SUMMARY: High winds impacted several structures through
Irvine and Ravenna, Kentucky in Estill County. Damage was confined
to mainly roof tops of several homes and businesses in the area.

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

$$

Ray


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