Damage Survey Results for 2 events in June

...DAMAGE SURVEY RESULTS FOR PERRY COUNTY ILLINOIS...  
* EVENT TYPE.........EF1 TORNADO 
* EVENT DATE.........SUNDAY JUNE 19 2011 
* EVENT TIME.........348 AM CDT
 * EVENT LOCATION.....2 MILES WSW of Du Quoin ILLINOIS to 2 MILES EAST of Du Quoin ILLINOIS.
* PEAK WIND..........100 MPH
 * AVG. PATH WIDTH....200 YARDS
 * PATH LENGTH........3.5 MILES
 * INJURIES...........1
 * FATALITIES.........NONE
 * DAMAGE DETAIL......DOZENS of LARGE TREES WERE SNAPPED OR UPROOTED. ON THE ILLINOIS STATE FAIRGROUNDS...
SEVERAL SMALL CAMPER TYPE TRAILERS WERE OVERTURNED WITH ONE UNOCCUPIED TRAILER DEMOLISHED. ONe PERSON SUSTAINED
MINOR INJURIES IN AN OVERTURNED TRAILER. SEVERAL HOMES SUSTAINED MAINLY MINOR DAMAGE FROM FALLEN TREES AND FROM
LOSS OF SHINGLES. ONE BUILDING WAS DESTROYED AND ANOTHER RECEIVED HEAVY DAMAGE BY FAllen trees AT THE ILLINOIS
STATE FAIRGROUNDS.


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...DAMAGE SURVEY RESULTS FOR FRANKLIN COUNTY ILLINOIS...

* EVENT TYPE.........MICROBURST

 

 * EVENT DATE.........TUESDAY JUNE 21 2011

 

 * EVENT TIME.........430 - 437 PM CDT

 

 * EVENT LOCATION.....SOUTHWEST SIDE OF SESSER TO REND LAKE 5 MILES NORTHEAST OF SESSER.

 

 * PEAK WIND..........90 MPH

 

 * AVG. PATH WIDTH....2.3 MILES

 

 * PATH LENGTH........5 MILES

 

 * INJURIES...........1

 

 * FATALITIES.........0

 

 * DAMAGE DETAIL......HUNDREDS OF TREES UPROOTED OR SNAPPED...INCLUDING A COUPLE DOZEN IN SESSER. A FEW UTILITY POLES BROKEN BY FALLEN TREES.  A building under construction IN seSSER WAS levelled. sEVERAL HOMES AND BUILDINGS IN AND NEAR SESSOR RECEIVED DAMAGE FROM FALLEN TREES AND OR LOSS OF SHINGLES. A CAMPER WAS OVERTURNED near REND LAKE INJURING ONE PERSON.

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