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Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Paducah, KY
531 PM CDT Thu Mar 16 2017


...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 03/09/17 TORNADO EVENT...

.EF-1 Tornado in western Stoddard County MO between Dudley and
Puxico...

Rating:                 EF-1
Estimated peak wind:    95 mph
Path length /Statute/:  2.2 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   75 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             Mar 09 2017
Start time:             803 pm cdt
Start location:         8 mi nw of Dudley, MO

End date:               Mar 09 2017
End time:               807 pm cdt
End location:           5.8 mi nw of Dudley, MO


SURVEY SUMMARY: Most intense damage was on Highway 51, where a
residence lost windows and doors. Some minor roof damage.
Nearby large barn lost a wall and portion of metal roof.
Roofing debris consisting of shingles and tin were deposited at
a residence near end of track, about a mile east of Highway 51.
The residence lost a few shingles, outbuildings were damaged, and
cedar trees were pushed over. A large tree landed on a garage,
causing extensive damage. A gazebo was blown about 100 yards
into a field.

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.

$$

Surveyors...RLS/MY



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