Whitley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 12:07 am EDT on July 2, 2015

... NWS damage survey for 7/1/2015 tornado event...

.Pulaski County tornado...

Rating: EF0
estimated peak wind: 75 mph
path length /statute/: 0.3 miles
path width /maximum/: 100 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: Jul 1 2015
start time: 400 PM EDT
start location: 2.8 miles WSW Nancy / Pulaski / KY
start lat/lon: 37.064 / -84.8021

End date: Jul 1 2015
end time: 400 PM EDT
end location: 2.5 miles WSW Nancy / Pulaski / KY
end lat/lon: 37.0626 / -84.7968

Survey summary: minor tree and structural damage was noted from
the brief touchdown of an EF0 tornado at the intersection of
Highway 1664 and Pierce Road. An old barn collapsed due to the
storm and some shingles were blown off a home. A few tombstones
were overturned in a cemetery.

Ef scale: the Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes into the
following categories.

EF0... weak... ... 65 to 85 mph
EF1... weak... ... 86 to 110 mph
EF2... strong... .111 to 135 mph
EF3... strong... .136 to 165 mph
EF4... violent... 166 to 200 mph
EF5... violent... >200 mph

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