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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Paducah, KY
407 PM CDT Thu Apr 6 2017

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR April 5 2017 MICROBURST WIND EVENT...

.Enfield Illinois Microburst (White County)...

Peak wind:   90 mph
Path length /Statute/:  1.1 miles
Path width /Maximum/:   1/3 mile
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             April 5 2017
Start time:             333 PM CDT
Start location:         0.5 miles WSW of Enfield IL

End date:               April 5 2017
End time:               335 PM CDT
End location:           0.5 miles ENE of Enfield IL

A microburst containing peak winds near 90 mph downed dozens of
trees and large limbs, almost entirely within the city limits of
Enfield. Some minor roof damage occurred at several houses, an
apartment building, and a school. A section of the covering of the
roof, approximately 60 to 100 feet in length, was blown off the
school. A large tarp was torn off a very large grain pile.

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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