Storm survey determined EF1 tornado near Doniphan, MO Wednesday night

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
257 PM CST SAT MAR 13 2010

...DAMAGE SURVEY RESULTS FOR RIPLEY COUNTY MISSOURI...

THE FOLLOWING IS A DAMAGE ASSESSMENT FOR DAMAGE THAT OCCURRED OVER
SOUTH CENTRAL RIPLEY COUNTY MISSOURI ON MARCH 10 2010.

* EVENT DATE: WEDNESDAY MARCH 10, 2010

* EVENT TIME: 11:30 PM CST (APPROXIMATE)

* EVENT TYPE: EF1 TORNADO

* EVENT LOCATION: 2 MILES SOUTHEAST OF DONIPHAN MISSOURI ALONG
HIGHWAY 142...TO 2 MILES EAST SOUTHEAST OF DONIPHAN ALONG COUNTY
ROAD 142 E-20.

* PEAK WIND:  100 MPH

* PATH LENGTH: 1.50 MILES

* PATH WIDTH: 180 YARDS (AVERAGE)

TORNADO DAMAGE BEGAN ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF HIGHWAY 142, 2 MILES
SOUTHEAST OF DONIPHAN AND CONTINUED FOR APPROXIMATELY 1.5 MILES TO
THE NORTHEAST ALONG COUNTY ROAD 142 E-20. NOTE THAT ADDITIONAL
STRAIGHT LINE THUNDERSTORM WIND DAMAGE...AVERAGING ABOUT A 1/2 MILE
WIDE CONTINUED FOR ANOTHER 2 MILES.

* INJURIES: ONE MINOR

* FATALITIES: NONE

* DISCUSSION/DAMAGE: THE PRIMARY DAMAGE WAS TO A RENTAL BUSINESS
BUILDING THAT WAS SEVERELY DAMAGED WITH INSULATION AND SOME METAL
ROOFING AND WALL PANELS BLOWN UP TO A FEW HUNDREDS YARDS AWAY. A 16
FOOT CAMPER TRAILOR WAS OVERTURNED CAUSING ONE MINOR INJURY. ABOUT A
HALF DOZEN BARNS OR OTHER OUTBUILDINGS WERE DAMAGED ALONG WITH A
DOZEN OR MORE TREES BLOWN DOWN.

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SHANKLIN



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