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NOUS43 KPAH 121316

Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Paducah, KY
815 AM CDT Thu MAY 12 2016

...NWS Damage Survey for 5/10/2016 Tornado
Event for Trigg County of KY

Rating:                 EF-0
Estimated peak wind:    80 mph
Path length /Statute/:  1 mile
Path width /Maximum/:   50 yards
Fatalities:             0
Injuries:               0

Start date:             May_10_2016
Start time:             717 PM (Radar estimated)
Start location:         2 miles south of Cerulean KY

End date:               May_10_2016
End time:               719 PM (Radar estimated)
End location:           2 miles South-southeast of Cerulean KY

SURVEY SUMMARY: One barn totally collapsed...another partially destroyed. Most of
path through grassy farm fields.

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*

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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