Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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

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

.TORNADO...

RATING: EF-1
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND: 110 MPH
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/: .75 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/: 150 YARDS
FATALITIES: 0
INJURIES: 0

START DATE: 06/19/15
START TIME: 5:50 PM CDT
START LOCATION: 2SW WEST FRANKFORT IL

END DATE: 06/19/15
END TIME: 5:52 PM CDT
END LOCATION: 2.5 MILES WSW WEST FRANKFORT IL

DAMAGE: A LARGE TWO STORY HOUSE SUSTAINED MAJOR DAMAGE LOSING
LARGE PORTIONS OF ITS ROOF AND THE FRONT PORCH. A SMALL STORAGE
SHED AND FENCING WAS ALSO DAMAGED. NEAR THE BEGINNING OF THE
DAMAGE PATH A GARAGE LOST MOST OF ITS ROOF. DOZENS OF TREES AND
TREE LIMBS WERE BROKEN OR UPROOTED. AT LEAST ONE EYEWITNESS SAW
THE TORNADO WHICH BEGAN ALONG DAVIS STREET AND THEN MOVED
NORTHWEST BEFORE ENDING ON THE WEST SIDE OF CR-6 NEAR THE GREEN
RIVER.

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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