EF2 Tornado in Hampton KY on Saturday 1/12/13

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
125 PM CST SUN JAN 13 2013

...DAMAGE SURVEY RESULTS FOR LIVINGSTON COUNTY KY TORNADO...

THE FOLLOWING IS THE FINAL DAMAGE ASSESSMENT FOR THE SATURDAY
AFTERNOON EF-2 HAMPTON, KY TORNADO.

* EVENT DATE - SATURDAY JANUARY 12TH, 2013

* EVENT TIME - 3:18 PM CST

* EVENT TYPE - EF-2 TORNADO

* EVENT LOCATION - BEGAN ON SOUTHWEST SIDE OF HAMPTON AND TRAVELED
NORTHEAST ALONG HWY 838 ENDING 1.5 MILES NORTHEAST OF HAMPTON.

* PEAK WIND - 120 MPH

* AVERAGE PATH WIDTH - 175 YARDS

* PATH LENGTH - 1.75 MILES

* INJURIES - NONE

* FATALITIES - NONE

* DISCUSSION/DAMAGE - SANCTUARY OF ONE CHURCH COLLASPED. A SECOND
CHURCH HAD THE STEEPLE AND SHINGLES BLOWN OFF. A FEW HOMES
RECEIVED SHINGLE DAMAGE. SEVERAL TREES BLOWN DOWN/SNAPPED. SMALL
OUT BUILDINGS RECEIVED SIDING DAMAGE.

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