Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
257 PM CST TUE JAN 12 2016

..NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 12/23/2015 TORNADO EVENT...

.Southern Spencer County Indiana Tornado Event...

RATING:                 EF-0
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND: 75 mph
MPH PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/: 2 Miles
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/: 50 Yards
FATALITIES: 0
INJURIES: 0

START DATE:             Dec 23 2015
START TIME:             339 PM CST
START LOCATION:     3 miles north northwest of Owensboro along W County Road 560 S

END DATE:               Dec 23 2015
END TIME:               341 PM CST
END LOCATION:      5 miles southwest of Rockport along W County Road 440 S

SURVEY_SUMMARY:

Numerous tree limbs broken along with a few smaller trees snapped.

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

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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RS/SP

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