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Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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NOUS43 KPAH 132000

Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Paducah, KY
300 PM CDT WED JUL 13 2016

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 07/06/16 Scott County and Cape Girardeau
County Missouri Event

.Scott County and Cape Girardeau County Straightline Wind Event...

Peak wind/Estimated/:   85 mph
Path length /Statute/:  14 miles
Path width /Maximum/:    4 miles
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0

Start date:             Jul 6 2016
Start time:             1240 pm CDT
Start location:         4 miles northwest of Chafee MO

End date:               Jul 6 2016
End time:               1249 pm CDT
End location:           4 miles east of Benton MO

SURVEY_SUMMARY: Straight line winds struck a broad area from
mainly southern Cape Girardeau county across Scott county to about
4 miles east of Benton, MO. Scattered damage occurred with a few dozen
trees, some large, blown down. A building was damaged in Chafee
from a fallen tree and a home lost a substantial portion of its
roof and porch about 3.25 miles east northeast of Benton.

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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