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NOUS41 KALY 011842
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NYZ033-041-042-083-021200-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
242 PM EDT THU JUL 1 2021

...PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...

...MICROBURSTS CONFIRMED ON JUNE 30, 2021...

LOCATION...WAPPINGERS FALLS, NY

DATE...JUNE 30, 2021

ESTIMATED TIME...652 PM EDT TO 655 PM EDT

ESTIMATED MAXIMUM WIND SPEED...75 TO 85 MPH

ESTIMATED PATH WIDTH...275 YARDS

PATH LENGTH...1.5 MILES

BEGINNING LAT/LON...41.6011N, -73.9444W

ENDING LAT/LON...41.5978N, -73.9158W

* FATALITIES...0
* INJURIES...0

* THE INFORMATION IN THIS STATEMENT IS PRELIMINARY AND SUBJECT TO
  CHANGE PENDING FINAL REVIEW OF THE EVENT AND PUBLICATION IN
  NWS STORM DATA.

...SUMMARY...
A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM PRODUCED MICROBURSTS NEAR WAPPINGERS FALLS,
NEW YORK. TWO MAIN AREAS OF DAMAGE WERE NOTED. THE FIRST WAS AT 
BOWDOIN PARK ALONG THE HUDSON RIVER WHERE NUMEROUS TREES WERE 
DOWNED. THE SECOND WAS NEAR MESIER PARK IN THE VILLAGE OF 
WAPPINGERS FALLS WHERE APPROXIMATELY 50 TREES WERE DOWNED WITH 
SOME FALLING ON HOMES. NUMEROUS TREES WERE SNAPPED AND UPROOTED 
AND AT LEAST ONE POWER POLE WAS SNAPPED. THANKS TO DUCHESS COUNTY 
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND THE WAPPINGERS FALLS FIRE COORDINATOR FOR
THE INFORMATION AND PICTURES.

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