Graves/Calloway County KY Macroburst - June 7, 2014

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY

455 PM CDT MON JUN 9 2014

 

 ...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR GRAVES AND CALLOWAY COUNTY THUNDERSTORM WIND EVENT OF 6/7/14...

 EVENT: MACROBURST (STRAIGHT LINE WINDS)

PEAK WIND: 95 MPH

MAXIMUM PATH WIDTH: 3.25 MILES

PATH LENGTH: 26 STATUTE MILES

START TIME: 3:35 PM (ESTIMATED)

START LOCATION: SOUTHWEST SIDE OF MAYFIELD

END TIME: 4:20 PM (ESTIMATED)

END LOCATION: 7 MILES EAST OF MURRAY NEAR POTTERSTOWN

INJURIES: 0 .FATALITIES: 0

SUMMARY: HUNDREDS OF TREES UPROOTED OR SNAPPED OFF. MAJOR ROOF DAMAGE TO A NUMBER OF
HOMES DUE TO TREES FALLING ON THEM. ONE BUSINESS HAD A LARGE WINDOW BLOWN OUT.
ONE GARAGE COMPLETELY DESTROYED. NUMEROUS BARNS WITH ROOF DAMAGE. SCORES OF HOMES
WITH MINOR TO MODERATE ROOF DAMAGE.
 
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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