San Francisco Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Kentucky, Union

Local Storm Report



07/27/2015 0530 PM

8 miles WNW of Morganfield, Union County.

Downburst, reported by NWS storm survey.


            Microburst. Peak wind 95 mph. Path length 3.75 statute
            miles. Max path width 1.25 miles. Began 8.5 miles WNW of
            Morganfield... ended 4.75 miles NW of Morganfield near
            Hwy. 360. One home with damage to roof, garage door
            pushed in and support columns blown out. A separate small
            garage was blown partially over. Dozens of acres of corn
            blown over. Damage along Hwy 871 and S.R. 946.



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 3:47 PM CDT on July 30, 2015


... NWS damage survey for 07/27/15 Union County Kentucky microburst event...

Peak wind /E/: 95 mph
path length /statute/: 3.75 miles
path width /maximum/: 2200 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jul 27 2015
start time: 530 PM CDT
start location: 8.5 miles WNW of Morganfield... Union co. Kentucky

End date: Jul 27 2015
end t4ime: 53 PM CDT end location: 4.75 miles NW
Morganfield... Union co. Kentucky

Survey summary:
damage noted just east of the Ohio River... ending along Kentucky Highway
360. Dozens of large trees uprooted and numerous limbs down. One home
with damage to roof. Garage door pushed in and support columns blown
out. A separate small garage was blown partially over. Dozens of acres
of corn were blown over. Most of the damage was along Highway 871 and
State Route 946.

Surveyor: Shanklin

Note:
the information in this statement is preliminary and subject to
change pending final review of the event and publication in
NWS storm data.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Public Information Statement
Alaska - Special Statement
Arizona - Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - Flash Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Record Report
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Delaware - Record Report
Florida - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Record Report
Kentucky - Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Record Report
Maine - Record Report
Maryland - Record Report
Massachusetts - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Missouri - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Montana - Record Report
New Hampshire - Record Report
New Jersey - Record Report
New Mexico - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Beach Hazard Statement
Oklahoma - Flash Flood Watch
Oregon - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Rhode Island - Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Utah - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Wyoming - Record Report , Public Information Statement