Storm Survey Confirms EF-1 Tornado occurred in Pulaski County on Sun, March 24th

A STORM DAMAGE SURVEY TEAM FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE
IN JACKSON KENTUCKY HAS CONFIRMED AN EF1 TORNADO IN PULASKI COUNTY
AROUND 540 PM EDT ON SUNDAY, MARCH 24TH. TOUCHDOWN OCCURRED IN THE
FERGUSON COMMUNITY ON WADDLE STREET. THE TORNADO TRAVELED
APPROXIMATELY 700 YARDS DESTROYING A WAREHOUSE BUILDING...
DAMAGING THE ROOFS OF SEVERAL HOMES...AND DOWNING MULTIPLE
TREES.

EVENT DATE: MARCH 24 2013
EVENT TYPE: EF-1 TORNADO
ESTIMATED PEAK WINDS: 100 MPH
INJURIES/FATALITIES: 0
EVENT START TIME/LOCATION: 540 PM EST AT 37.06512N/84.59991W
EVENT END TIME/LOCATION: 540 PM EST AT 37.06788N/84.59438W
DAMAGE PATH LENGTH: 700 YARDS
DAMAGE WIDTH: 80 YARDS


Map of Tornado Path (Click on Tornado Symbol for Photo & Damage Information at that Location)


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