Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Paducah, KY
418 PM CDT MON JUL 11 2016

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 07/03/16 Calloway County TORNADO EVENT...

...Tornado in Kentucky...

.Kirksey TORNADO...

Rating:                 EF-0
Estimated peak wind:    80 mph
Path length /Statute/:  0.30 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   100 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             Jul 3 2016
Start time:             650 pm CDT
Start location:         2.5 miles Southwest of Kirksey Kentucky

End date:               Jul 3 2016
End time:               651 pm CDT
End location:           2.5 miles Southwest of Kirksey Kentucky

Survey Summary: Tornado touched down on Norsworthy Road southwest
of Kirksey.  A Couple dozen trees or tree limbs were blown down.
Shingles were blown off of a couple of homes and a door was blown
off a well house.

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.

$$

Shanklin



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