Evansville, IN wind event was a microburst

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
933 AM CDT THU JUN 30 2011

...DAMAGE SURVEY RESULTS FOR THE EVANSVILLE INDIANA WIND EVENT...

 * EVENT TYPE.........MICROBURST

 * EVENT DATE.........MONDAY JUNE 27 2011

 * EVENT TIME.........1240 PM CDT

 * EVENT LOCATION.....ALONG NORTH BURKHARDT ROAD JUST NORTHWEST OF THE
   INTERSTATE 164 LYNCH ROAD EXIT

 * PEAK WIND..........75 MPH

 * AVG. PATH WIDTH....1/4 MILE

 * PATH LENGTH........1/2 MILE

 * INJURIES...........NONE

 * FATALITIES.........NONE

 * DAMAGE DETAIL......LARGE BUILDING NEARLY LEVELLED. AT LEAST ONE
   OTHER SMALLER BUILDING DESTROYED. SEVERAL TREE LIMBS DOWN.
   MINOR DAMAGE TO A COUPLE OF HOMES...INCLUDING THE LOSS OF A
   FEW SHINGLES.

SURVEYOR......RLS

Damaged building

Damaged building

tree limb down

Tree limb down



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