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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 53 kts.
State KENTUCKY
County/Area HARRISON
WFO LMK
Begin Date 08/09/2012 16:15:00 EST-5
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location COLBYS STORE
Begin Lat/Lon 38.5/-84.3
End Date 08/09/2012 16:15:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A broken line of strong thunderstorms developed across southern Indiana during the afternoon of August 9th. Storms initiated along an east west orientated outflow boundary left over from convection earlier in the morning. By late afternoon, these storms moved southeast into the Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. The strongest storms produced isolated damaging winds.
Event Narrative A Kentucky mesonet site located 8 miles north of Cynthiana measured a 61 mph wind gust.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MC KINNEY LINCOLN CO. KY 08/09/2012 13:55 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JONESTOWN FAYETTE CO. KY 08/09/2012 14:52 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ALMAHURST JESSAMINE CO. KY 08/09/2012 14:55 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
VERSAILLES WOODFORD CO. KY 08/09/2012 15:13 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COLBYS STORE HARRISON CO. KY 08/09/2012 16:15 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 53 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K