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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 56 kts.
State KENTUCKY
County/Area CHRISTIAN
WFO PAH
Report Source Trained Spotter
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-05-23 01:00:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 0N CROFTON
Begin Lat/Lon 37.05/-87.48
End Date 2011-05-23 01:00:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 60.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A mesoscale convective system tracked eastward across western Kentucky. Moderate instability existed in a corridor ahead of this system, sustaining its eastward progress. Strong and locally damaging winds occurred along the leading edge of the cold pool associated with the system. The strongest cells near the leading edge produced hail.
Event Narrative The roof was blown off of a porch. A large tree about 3.5 feet in diameter fell onto a car. The metal roof was blown off another building.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 80.00K 0.00K
MIDWAY CALLOWAY CO. KY 05/23/2011 00:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
CROFTON CHRISTIAN CO. KY 05/23/2011 01:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 60.00K 0.00K
OWENSBORO DAVIESS CO. KY 05/23/2011 01:11 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 80.00K 0.00K