EF-2 Tornado Confirmed in Warren County, KY

...EF-2 Tornado Confirmed in Warren County Kentucky...

Damage Type: Tornado

Date: Jan 30, 2013

EF Scale: EF-2

Wind Speed: 120-125mph

Narrative: An EF-2 tornado has been confirmed in Warren County Kentucky northeast of Bowling Green. An NWS survey team is currently investigating the damage along with local emergency management and media members. The track of this tornado likely extends farther northeast outside of Warren County, thus, details will be forth coming as the survey team continues the investigation today and possible again tomorrow.

The National Weather Service wants to thank Warren County Emergency Management and Chris Allen for their assistance with our storm damage assessment. Also, the NWS would like to thank Kentuckiana Volunteer Aviator, Geoff Hale, for flying over the damage path and confirming what had been observed on the ground.

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