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Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Paducah, KY
347 PM CDT Wed Apr 4 2018

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 4/3/18 HICKMAN COUNTY TORNADO EVENT #2...

.CLINTON KENTUCKY NORTHEAST TORNADO...

Rating: EF-1
Estimated peak wind:100 mph
Path length /Statute/: 0.1 mile
Path width /Maximum/: 75 yards
Fatalities: 0
Injuries: 0

Start date: April 3, 2018
Start time: 717 PM CDT
Start location:7 miles northeast of Clinton

End date:               April 3, 2018
End time:               717 PM CDT
End location:           7 miles northeast of Clinton
along Dean Road

Survey Summary: A brief tornado touchdown occurred along Dean
Road. All walls were blown out of a chicken barn.

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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