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NOUS43 KPAH 192218

Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Paducah, KY
418 PM CST Sun Nov 19 2017


.Bremen Kentucky Tornado...

Rating: EF-1
Estimated peak wind: 90 mph
Path length /Statute/: 2.75 miles
Path width /Maximum/:300 yards
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0

Start date:             Nov 18 2017
Start time:             312 PM CST
Start location:         2.25 miles southwest of Bremen Kentucky

End date:               Nov 18 2017
End time:               314 PM CST
End location:           2.75 miles southeast of Bremen Kentucky

SURVEY_SUMMARY: One barn was destroyed, another two sustained
major damage, and at least 5 others sustained minor roof or
siding damage. A half a dozen houses had some shingle loss.
Dozens of trees were uprooted or had large limbs broken off.
The damage was most extensive from Bennett Lane to Burden
Hill Lane on either side of Highway 181.

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

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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