EF1 Tornado 12-9-12

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
1230 PM CST MON DEC 10 2012

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

THE FOLLOWING IS THE FINAL DAMAGE ASSESSMENT FOR NORTHEAST RIPLEY
COUNTY MISSOURI.

* EVENT TYPE.........EF-1 TORNADO

* EVENT DATE.........SUNDAY DECEMBER 9TH

* EVENT TIME.........312 PM CST

* EVENT LOCATION.....13 MILES NNE OF DONIPHAN MISSOURI

* PEAK WIND..........100 MPH

* AVG. PATH WIDTH....100 YARDS

* PATH LENGTH........1/3 MILE

* INJURIES...........NONE

* FATALITIES.........NONE

* DAMAGE DETAIL......150 TO 200 TREES SNAPPED OR UPROOTED. 1 BARN
AND 1 OUTBUILDING DESTROYED. SQUARE HAY BALES WERE BLOWN UP TO
50 FEET AND TIN FROM THE BARN WAS LOFTED INTO NEARBY TREES. 1
HOUSE WITH AN APPROXIMATE 6X6 FOOT SECTION OF SHINGLES AND ROOF
DECKING REMOVED. DAMAGE WAS NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF STATE
HIGHWAY K AND COUNTY HIGHWAY K-6.

SURVEYORS.......RIPLEY COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATED
WITH WFO PADUCAH WARNING COORDINATION METEOROLOGIST RICK
SHANKLIN.


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