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11janAll DayGolden Pond (Trigg County, KY)

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Start Time:  6:50 am CST

End Time:  6:56 am CST

Rating:  EF1

Estimated Peak Winds: 105 mph

Path length: 4.4 miles

Width:  75 yards

Fatalities:  0

Injuries: 0

County: Trigg

State:  Kentucky

Start Lat/Lon: 36.71238 / -88.06086

End Lat/Lon: 36.72875 / -87.98155

Note:  The coordinates were not provided by the NWS.  We estimated the lat/lon based on the start and end locations given in the Public Information Statement.


The tornado touched down in the Redd Hollow area west of the Trace in LBL.  Damage continued to just south of the Wranglers Campground.  The tornado could have crossed into Lake Barkley and Donaldson Creek, but no evidence was found further east.  The heaviest area of damage was south of Wranglers Campground, where many dozens of trees were snapped and uprooted.  Just south of the track a microburst occurred where many trees were snapped and uprooted.


Sources:

Public Information Statement

NWS Paducah Summary


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