Scott County, Kentucky

Just before 2am on April 20th, 2011, a tornado dropped down just outside of Georgetown, KY:

Event:  EF1 tornado
Begin time:  1:54am EDT
End time:  1:54am EDT
Begin point:  6.5 miles northeast of Georgetown
End point:  7 miles northeast of Georgetown
Wind speed:  up to 95 mph
Path length:  0.5 mile
Path width:  50 yards
Injuries:  0
Fatalities:  0

The tornado overturned a tied-down trailer.  Also, several outbuildings were damaged or destroyed.  A garage wall of a well-built home was buckled.

The following photos were taken by a NWS Storm Survey Team.

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