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764 NOUS44 KOHX 161920 PNSOHX TNZ005>011-023>034-056>066-075-077>080-093>095-171200- PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN 220 PM CDT THU OCT 16 2014 ...EF-1 TORNADO CONFIRMED IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY FROM MONDAY EVENING... ...UPDATED STORM SURVEY INFORMATION FROM OTHER COUNTIES... A SUPERCELL THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPED ACROSS WESTERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE MONDAY EVENING. THIS EVENTUALLY PRODUCED A TORNADO JUST SOUTHEAST OF CLARKSVILLE IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY AFTER 6PM CDT. HERE ARE THE PRELIMINARY FINDINGS FOR THIS TORNADO: .MONTGOMERY COUNTY TORNADO... RATING: EF-1 ESTIMATED PEAK WIND: 90 MPH PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/: 4.2 MILES PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/: 75 YARDS FATALITIES: 0 INJURIES: 0 START DATE: OCT 13 2014 START TIME: 609 PM CDT START LOCATION: 5 MILES SE OF CLARKSVILLE TN START LAT/LON: 36.5001/-87.2952 END DATE: OCT 13 2014 END TIME: 615 PM CDT END LOCATION: 5 MILES E OF CLARKSVILLE TN END LAT/LON: 36.5461/-87.2464 SUMMARY: A NWS STORM SURVEY TEAM FOUND EF-1 TORNADO DAMAGE A FEW MILES SOUTHEAST OF CLARKSVILLE. THE TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN AROUND 609 PM MONDAY EVENING JUST NORTH OF HIGHWAY 76 NEAR CHESTERFIELD DR. THE TORNADO CAUSED SPORADIC DAMAGE AS IT TRAVELED NORTHEAST 3.4 MILES TO POWELL RD. JUST WEST OF I-24. SEVERAL HOMES ALONG THE PATH EXPERIENCED MINOR ROOF DAMAGE AND OTHERS WERE DAMAGED FROM FALLING TREES. SEVERAL TREES WERE UPROOTED AND SNAPPED ALONG THE PATH. SPECIAL THANKS TO THE MONTGOMERY COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY FOR THEIR ASSISTANCE WITH THIS STORM DAMAGE SURVEY. EF SCALE: THE ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE CLASSIFIES TORNADOES INTO THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES: EF0...WEAK......65 TO 85 MPH EF1...WEAK......86 TO 110 MPH EF2...STRONG....111 TO 135 MPH EF3...STRONG....136 TO 165 MPH EF4...VIOLENT...166 TO 200 MPH EF5...VIOLENT...>200 MPH NOTE: THE INFORMATION IN THIS STATEMENT IS PRELIMINARY AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE PENDING FINAL REVIEW OF THE EVENT AND PUBLICATION IN NWS STORM DATA. ............................. .PERRY COUNTY STORM SURVEY... NO TORNADO DAMAGE WAS FOUND IN NORTHWEST PERRY COUNTY FROM THE SEVERE STORMS ON MONDAY OCTOBER 13. .HUMPHREYS COUNTY STORM SURVEY... NO TORNADO DAMAGE WAS FOUND IN HUMPHREYS COUNTY FROM THE SEVERE STORMS ON MONDAY OCTOBER 13. .HOUSTON COUNTY DOWNBURST... ESTIMATED PEAK WIND: 65 MPH FATALITIES: 0 INJURIES: 0 DATE: OCT 13 2014 TIME: 536 PM CDT LOCATION: 7 MILES ESE OF ERIN TN AN NWS STORM SURVEY FOUND STRAIGHT LINE WIND DAMAGE ACROSS EASTERN HOUSTON COUNTY IN THE AREA OF BAILEY HOLLOW ROAD...IEMAY ROAD...OLD HIGHWAY 49...AND PROCTOR ROAD. A FEW TREES WERE SNAPPED AND UPROOTED AND 3 HOMES REPORTEDLY HAD MINOR ROOF OR EXTERIOR DAMAGE. WINDS WERE ESTIMATED UP TO 65 MPH. .DICKSON COUNTY STORM SURVEY... NO TORNADO DAMAGE WAS FOUND IN NORTHWEST DICKSON COUNTY FROM THE SEVERE STORMS ON MONDAY OCTOBER 13. $$ VANNOZZI/DAVIS/SHAMBURGER



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