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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Paducah, KY
757 PM CDT SUN APR 17 2016

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 04/17/16 Marshall County Dust Devil...

Event: Dust Devil
Peak Wind: 65 MPH
Path length: Approximately 250 yards
Path width: Approximately 50 yards
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0

Start date/time: 04/17/16 around 3 PM
Start/stop location: Approximately 1.5 miles southwest of
Draffenville KY

Damage: Several limbs were broken out of trees, a few shingles
were blown off of a building, metal was peeled off part of a barn
roof, and a trampoline was blown over. Several eyewitnesses
watched the dust devil as it carried grass and other debris and
caused the aforementioned damage.


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