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


Tornado survey results for Pope County IL and Union County KY.

Pope County IL EF0 survey...

Rating:                 EF0
Estimated peak wind:    75 mph
Path length /Statute/:  Brief touchdown
Fatalities:             None
Injuries:               None

Start date:             05_10_2016|
Start time:             556 pm cdt
Start location:         2.7 miles ESE of Karbers Ridge

.Tornado survey for Union County KY EF1 Tornado.

Rating:                 EF1
Estimated peak wind:    90 mph
Path length /Statute/:  3.6 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   50 yards
Fatalities:             None
Injuries:               None

Start date:             05/10/2016
Start time:             606 pm_cdt
Start location:         5.7 miles WSW of Morganfield

End date:               05_10_2016
End time:               616 pm cdt
End location:           2.1 miles W of Morganfield

Numerous trees snapped and uprooted.

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 events and publication in
NWS Storm Data.

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