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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1046 PM EDT THU OCT 9 2014

...Damage Report for northern Scott County, Kentucky...

   Damage Type: Tornado

          Date: Oct 7 2014

      EF Scale: 1
    Wind Speed: 107 mph

   Path Length: 4.1 miles
    Path Width: 150 yards

      Injuries: 0
    Fatalities: 0

    Start Time: 3:45 pm EDT
Start Location: 6.2 miles northwest of Sadieville in Owen County
 Start Lat/Lon:  38.4604  /  -84.6088

      End Time: 3:50 pm EDT
  End Location: 4 miles north of Sadieville
   End Lat/Lon:  38.4482  /  -84.5361

Narrative: The tornado touched down in Owen County south of the
intersection of Leaning Oak Road and Dudley Pike. The storm quickly
crossed into Scott County and struck North Rays Fork Road where it
snapped and uprooted trees. Moving to the east southeast, tree
damage was found along South Rays Fork Road east of Stonewall. The
tornado lifted just west of the Harrison County line. The only
structural damage along the path was to a home near the top of a
small hill close to the end of the path. The porch roof was ripped
from the home and thrown over the building, with significant roof
damage.  Also, an above-ground pool was destroyed.

The National Weather Service thanks Scott County Emergency
Management for their assistance with our storm damage assessment.

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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