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Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
510 PM CDT SAT JUN 20 2015

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 06/19/15 TORNADO EVENT...

.OVERVIEW...THE REMNANTS OF TROPICAL STORM BILL WERE RESPONSIBLE FOR
AT LEAST TWO TORNADOES ON FRIDAY AFTERNOON. DAMAGE SURVEYS ARE
CONTINUING. MORE SURVEY RESULTS WILL BE RELEASED IN THE NEXT 24 HOURS.

.TORNADO 1...

RATING:                 EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    90 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  0.50 MILE
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   50 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             JUNE 19 2015
START TIME:             401 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         2 MILES SOUTHEAST OF GOREVILLE IL...
                        JOHNSON COUNTY

END DATE:               JUNE 19 2015
END TIME:               402 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           1.7 MILES SOUTHEAST OF GOREVILLE IL...
                        JOHNSON COUNTY

SURVEY SUMMARY:         APPROXIMATELY A HALF MILE WEST OF INTERSTATE
                        24 NEAR EXIT 7. BRIEF TOUCHDOWN.
                        SEVERAL TREES AND LIMBS DOWN.

.TORNADO 2...

RATING:                 EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    95 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  0.25 MILE
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   70 YARDS
FATALITIES:             0
INJURIES:               0

START DATE:             JUNE 19 2015
START TIME:             445 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         1 MILE EAST OF MURPHYSBORO IL...
                        JACKSON COUNTY

END DATE:               JUNE 19 2015
END TIME:               445 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           0.75 MILE EAST-NORTHEAST OF MURPHYSBORO IL
                        ...JACKSON COUNTY

SURVEY SUMMARY:         OCCURRED ON THE EASTERN OUTSKIRTS OF
                        MURPHYSBORO ALONG AND EAST OF THE BIG MUDDY
                        RIVER JUST NORTH OF ILLINOIS ROUTE 13.
                        LARGE SECTION OF ROOF INCLUDING RAFTERS
                        OF A COMMERCIAL WOODEN BUILDING BLOWN UP TO
                        300 YARDS. PONTOON FLIPPED OVER. SECOND
                        PONTOON LOFTED ABOUT 200 YARDS. TWO WOODEN
                        POWER POLES SNAPPED. SEVERAL TREE LIMBS AND ONE
                        TREE DOWN. EYEWITNESS HAD VIDEO OF TORNADO.

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 EVENTS AND PUBLICATION IN
NWS STORM DATA.

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SURVEYORS...RLS/CW



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