Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Lightning
Report Source Newspaper
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2009-10-02 01:30:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 0N OAK GROVE
Begin Lat/Lon 36.67/-87.43
End Date 2009-10-02 01:30:00.0 CST-6
End Location 0N OAK GROVE
End Lat/Lon 36.67/-87.43
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 70.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Scattered thunderstorms occurred ahead of a cold front as it crossed into western Kentucky.
Event Narrative A lightning strike caused considerable damage at the Oak Grove City Hall. Computer equipment used by the police department and city workers was damaged. Lightning struck the communications antenna on the side of the building. The main radio terminal used by emergency dispatchers was destroyed.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 70.00K 0.00K
OAK GROVE CHRISTIAN CO. KY 10/02/2009 01:30 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 70.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 70.00K 0.00K