Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
245 PM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

...NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 4/9/15 THUNDERSTORM WIND EVENT...

PEAK WIND: ESTIMATED 70 MPH (MEASURED 67 MPH AT KEVV AIRPORT
           NEARBY AT 11:46 PM CDT)
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  3 MILES
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   2/3 MILE
FATALITIES:             NONE
INJURIES:               NONE

START DATE:             4/9/15
START TIME:             11:43 PM CDT
START LOCATION:         2 MILES WEST OF EVANSVILLE REGIONAL AIRPORT
                        ALONG OLD STATE ROAD
END DATE:               4/9/15
END TIME:               ESTIMATED 11:46 PM CDT
END LOCATION:           EAST SIDE OF EVANSVILLE REGIONAL AIRPORT

DAMAGE SUMMARY:  SEVERAL SECTIONS OF YARD FENCING WERE BLOWN DOWN AND NUMEROUS
TREE LIMBS AND SMALL TREES WERE BLOWN DOWN. THE END ROOF SECTION OF A VINYL ROOF
BUILDING WAS BLOWN OFF AND THE COVERING OF A NEARBY SIGN BOARD WAS BLOWN
PARTIALLY OFF. AT THE EVANSVILLE AIRPORT...A UTILITY LIGHT POLE WAS BLOWN OVER
AND A TARMAC LOADING RAMP WAS BLOWN INTO THE SIDE OF A COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT...
CAUSING SOME DENTING OF THE AIRCRAFT.

NOTE:
THE INFORMATION IN THIS STATEMENT IS PRELIMINARY AND SUBJECT TO
CHANGE PENDING FINAL REVIEW OF THE EVENT AND PUBLICATION IN
NWS STORM DATA.

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