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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
458 PM EDT Wed Oct 08 2014

...Damage Report for Scott County KY...

   Damage Type: Tornado

          Date: Oct 07 2014

      EF Scale: 1
    Wind Speed: 105 MPH

   Path Length: 1.97 miles
    Path Width: 150 yards

    Start Time: 03:48 PM EDT
Start Location: 1 mile N of Stamping Ground, KY
 Start Lat/Lon: 38.284/-84.689

      End Time: 03:49 AM EDT
  End Location: 2.4 miles NE of Stamping Ground, KY
   End Lat/Lon: 38.297/-84.656

Narrative:

The tornado began as an EF-0 with 80 mph winds as it snapped and
uprooted multiple trees and caused minor siding damage.

It then traveled eastward causing damage to multiple structures.
There was minor damage to the roofs of two houses and significant
damage to the roof of another house. EF-1 damage occurred here. Two
outbuildings were also destroyed.

The tornado lifted after a small outbuilding was destroyed and the
roof of a residence was damaged. The tornado lifted just east of
Graves Road.


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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EER/BJS








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