Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Paducah, KY
304 PM CDT WED MAY 11 2016

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 5/10/16 TORNADO EVENT Christian and
Muhlenberg Counties KY.

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    105 mph
Path length /Statute/:  5 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   100 yards
Fatalities:             none
Injuries:               none

Start date:             05_10_2016
Start time:             Est 525 pm
Start location:         Half mile north of Apex in Christian County KY

End date:               05_10_2016
End time:               Est 535 pm cdt
End location:           Bancroft in Muhlenberg County KY

Dozens of trees snapped or uprooted. 2 barns destroyed. One house roof
of deck blown off. Partial roof damage to home.


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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