Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
813 PM CDT FRI OCT 3 2014


...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR THE OCTOBER 3, 2014 THUNDERSTORM WIND EVENT...

...HOPKINSVILLE KENTUCKY MICROBURST...

PEAK WIND               80 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  2 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   1200 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             OCT 3 2014
START TIME:             120 AM CDT
START LOCATION:         2 MILES WEST OF HOPKINSVILLE

END DATE:               OCT 13 2014
END TIME:               122 AM CDT
END LOCATION:           HOPKINSVILLE

NUMEROUS TREES AND TREE LIMBS WERE BLOWN DOWN, INCLUDING ONTO A
COUPLE OF HOUSES AND A CAR. SEVERAL HOUSES HAD A FEW SHINGLES
BLOWN OFF. TWO COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS SUSTAINED DAMAGE TO PART OF
THEIR ROOFS.

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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