May 6, 2003 Tornado Outbreak
Storm Assessment

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THE FOLLOWING ARE FINDINGS FROM DAMAGE ASSESSMENTS CONDUCTED BY NWS 
OFFICIALS ON THURSDAY MAY 8. 

* EVENT DATE: TUESDAY MAY 6, 2003

* ESTIMATED TIME: 11:17 PM CDT 

* EVENT TYPE: F1 TORNADO  

* ESTIMATED MAXIMUM WINDS:  80 MPH
                  
* EVENT LOCATION: FROM JUST EAST OF U.S. HWY 45 IN LONE OAK 
  SOUTHEAST ACROSS SCMIDT ROAD AND OLD MAYFIELD ROAD TO GILBERT 
  LANE IN THEN HENDRON AREA. 
 
* DAMAGE AREA DIMENSIONS:  80 YARDS WIDE
                           3.5 MILES LONG

* INJURIES: NONE  
     
* FATALITIES: NONE 
                                        
* DAMAGE: NUMEROUS TREES UPROOTED OR SNAPPED.  

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SHANKLIN



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