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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 4:26 PM CDT on May 23, 2017

Expires 8:45 PM EDT on May 23, 2017


... Public information statement...

... NWS damage survey for Denton Airport microburst event...

.Overview... A complex of thunderstorms developed over southwestern
Oklahoma during the evening of may 22nd, and moved into portions of
North Texas after midnight. These thunderstorms produced several
areas of hail less than one inch in diameter, but enough to produce
an accumulation of small hail. Some thunderstorm damage was noted in
portions of Montague, wise, and Denton counties early this morning.
Damage in Montague and wise counties will be investigated tomorrow,
but a crew surveyed a swath of damage at and near Denton Municipal
Airport.

.Denton Airport...

Rating: tstm/wind
estimated peak wind: 75 mph
path length /statute/: 2.97 miles
path width /maximum/: 500 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: 05/23/2017
start time: 12:52 am CDT
start location: 3 S Krum / Denton County / TX
start lat/lon: 33.2253 / -97.2207

End date: 05/23/2017
end time: 01:05 am CDT
end location: 4 WSW Denton / Denton County / TX
end lat/lon: 33.1928 / -97.1909

Summary: approximately 15 airplanes were damaged, with some airplanes
flipped over, tossed, or blown into each other. Several hangars
were damaged as well, along with fencing, and roof and awning
damage on Airport property.

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


Bradshaw/Fox/Godwin

426 PM CDT Tue may 23 2017

... Public information statement...

... NWS damage survey for Denton Airport microburst event...

.Overview... A complex of thunderstorms developed over southwestern
Oklahoma during the evening of may 22nd, and moved into portions of
North Texas after midnight. These thunderstorms produced several
areas of hail less than one inch in diameter, but enough to produce
an accumulation of small hail. Some thunderstorm damage was noted in
portions of Montague, wise, and Denton counties early this morning.
Damage in Montague and wise counties will be investigated tomorrow,
but a crew surveyed a swath of damage at and near Denton Municipal
Airport.

.Denton Airport...

Rating: tstm/wind
estimated peak wind: 75 mph
path length /statute/: 2.97 miles
path width /maximum/: 500 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: 05/23/2017
start time: 12:52 am CDT
start location: 3 S Krum / Denton County / TX
start lat/lon: 33.2253 / -97.2207

End date: 05/23/2017
end time: 01:05 am CDT
end location: 4 WSW Denton / Denton County / TX
end lat/lon: 33.1928 / -97.1909

Summary: approximately 15 airplanes were damaged, with some airplanes
flipped over, tossed, or blown into each other. Several hangars
were damaged as well, along with fencing, and roof and awning
damage on Airport property.

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


Bradshaw/Fox/Godwin


344 PM CDT Tue may 23 2017

... Public information statement...

... NWS damage survey for Denton Airport microburst event...

.Overview... A complex of thunderstorms developed over southwestern
Oklahoma during the evening of may 22nd, and moved into portions of
North Texas after midnight. These thunderstorms produced several
areas of hail less than one inch in diameter, but enough to produce
an accumulation of small hail. Some thunderstorm damage was noted in
portions of Montague, wise, and Denton counties early this morning.
Damage in Montague and wise counties will be investigated tomorrow,
but a crew surveyed a swath of damage at and near Denton Municipal
Airport.

.Denton Airport...

Rating: tstm/wind
estimated peak wind: 75 mph
path length /statute/: 2.97 miles
path width /maximum/: 500 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: 05/23/2017
start time: 07:52 am CDT
start location: 3 S Krum / Denton County / TX
start lat/lon: 33.2253 / -97.2207

End date: 05/22/2017
end time: 08:05 PM CDT
end location: 4 WSW Denton / Denton County / TX
end lat/lon: 33.1928 / -97.1909

Summary: approximately 15 airplanes were damaged, with some airplanes
flipped over, tossed, or blown into each other. Several hangars
were damaged as well, along with fencing, and roof and awning
damage on Airport property.

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


Bradshaw/Fox/Godwin

344 PM CDT Tue may 23 2017

... Public information statement...

... NWS damage survey for Denton Airport microburst event...

.Overview... A complex of thunderstorms developed over southwestern
Oklahoma during the evening of may 22nd, and moved into portions of
North Texas after midnight. These thunderstorms produced several
areas of hail less than one inch in diameter, but enough to produce
an accumulation of small hail. Some thunderstorm damage was noted in
portions of Montague, wise, and Denton counties early this morning.
Damage in Montague and wise counties will be investigated tomorrow,
but a crew surveyed a swath of damage at and near Denton Municipal
Airport.

.Denton Airport...

Rating: tstm/wind
estimated peak wind: 75 mph
path length /statute/: 2.97 miles
path width /maximum/: 500 yards
fatalities: 0
injuries: 0

Start date: 05/23/2017
start time: 07:52 am CDT
start location: 3 S Krum / Denton County / TX
start lat/lon: 33.2253 / -97.2207

End date: 05/22/2017
end time: 08:05 PM CDT
end location: 4 WSW Denton / Denton County / TX
end lat/lon: 33.1928 / -97.1909

Summary: approximately 15 airplanes were damaged, with some airplanes
flipped over, tossed, or blown into each other. Several hangars
were damaged as well, along with fencing, and roof and awning
damage on Airport property.

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


Bradshaw/Fox/Godwin


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