Damage Surveys for Graves/ Livingston/ Marshall Counties of KY on May 8

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
745 AM CDT MON MAY 11 2009

...DAMAGE SURVEY RESULTS FOR GRAVES COUNTY MICROBURST ON MAY 8 2009...

THE FOLLOWING IS THE FINAL DAMAGE ASSESSMENT FOR THE MICROBURST
THAT OCCURRED IN WESTERN GRAVES COUNTY ON MAY 8 2009.

* EVENT DATE - MAY 8 2009

* EVENT TIME - 100 PM CDT /APPROX./

* EVENT TYPE - MICROBURST

* EVENT LOCATION - 0.5 MILES SOUTHEAST OF FANCY FARM.

* PEAK WIND - 90 MPH

* AVERAGE PATH WIDTH - 50 YARDS.

* PATH LENGTH - 500 YARDS.

* INJURIES - NONE

* FATALITIES - NONE

* DISCUSSION/DAMAGE - METAL TOP BLOWN OFF OF CINDER BLOCK SILO.
  SIDING DAMAGE TO A RESIDENCE. A LARGE SECTION OF A CHICK HOUSE
  ROOF BLOWN OFF.

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STORM SURVERYOR...PAT SPODEN
PREPARER...SMITH



PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
1132 AM CDT SAT MAY 9 2009

...DAMAGE SURVEY RESULTS FOR LIVINGSTON COUNTY KENTUCKY DAMAGE
EVENT...

THE FOLLOWING IS THE DAMAGE ASSESSMENT FOR A STORM DAMAGE EVENT THAT
OCCURRED EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...MAY 8 2009...NEAR SMITHLAND
KENTUCKY...

* EVENT DATE - FRIDAY MAY 8 2009

* EVENT TIME - APPROXIMTELY 3:00 AM CDT

* EVENT TYPE - MICROBURST

* EVENT LOCATION - 1 MILE NORTH OF SMITHLAND KENTUCKY.

* PEAK WIND - 80 MPH

* AVERAGE PATH WIDTH - 1/2 MILE

* PATH LENGTH - 1/2 MILE

* INJURIES - NONE

* FATALITIES - NONE

* DISCUSSION/DAMAGE - POORLY TIED DOWN MOBILE HOME MOVED SEVERAL
FEET. TWO METAL SHEDS BLOWN DOWN. A NUMBER OF TREES EITHER SNAPPED
IN TWO OR UPROOTED.

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SURVEYOR...SPODEN

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
928 AM CDT FRI MAY 8 2009

...DAMAGE SURVEY RESULTS FOR CALVERT CITY KENTUCKY DAMAGE
EVENT...

THE FOLLOWING IS THE DAMAGE ASSESSMENT FOR A STORM DAMAGE EVENT
THAT OCCURRED EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...MAY 8 2009...IN CALVERT CITY
KENTUCKY...

* EVENT DATE - FRIDAY MAY 8 2009

* EVENT TIME - APPROXIMTELY 335 AM CDT

* EVENT TYPE - MICROBURST

* EVENT LOCATION - CALVERT CITY KENTUCKY...CENTERED AROUND 9TH
AVENUE EXTENDED FROM ABOUT 1 MILE WEST OF THE CALVERT CITY WATER
TOWER/S MAIN ST TO APPROX. 1 MILE EAST OF PARK AVENUE/ HWY 1523

* PEAK WIND - 90 MPH

* AVERAGE PATH WIDTH - 1/3 MILE

* PATH LENGTH - 3 MILES

* INJURIES - NONE

* FATALITIES - NONE

* DISCUSSION/DAMAGE - HUNDREDS OF TREE LIMBS DOWN ALONG WITH
NUMEROUS TREES DOWN. ROOF PARTIALLY OFF 1 BUSINESS...AND SEVERAL
HOMES WITH ROOF DAMAGE. NUMEROUS SHEDS AND CARPORTS DESTROYED.

 

 

Damage Photos

Between 9th and 10th Ave

9th Ave

NAPA Store on S Main St.



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