January 30, 2013 Washington County IN Wind Damage
...Straight-line Winds in Washington County, Indiana...
Damage Type: Straight-line winds
Date: January 30, 2013
Begin time: 3:15am EST
End time: 3:15am EST
Begin point: 3.4 miles east of Salem, Indiana
End point: 3.6 mileseast of Salem, Indiana
Wind speed: up to 75 mph
Path length: 0.3 miles
Path width: 90 feet
Narrative: An NWS storm survey team confirmed staight-line wind damage east of Salem, Indiana along Route 160. The roof of a double-wide trailer imploded due to the strong winds. Also, one barn was completely destroyed with another barn receiving significant damage to about half of the structure.
The National Weather Service is grateful to Washington County Emergency Management for their assistance with our storm damage assessment.