Storm reports 9/7 - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Storm reports 9/7

Storm damage in Van Buren, MO (Source: cNews) Storm damage in Van Buren, MO (Source: cNews)
Lightning strike by Boulevard Apartments in Cape Girardeau (Source: px2kid, cNews) Lightning strike by Boulevard Apartments in Cape Girardeau (Source: px2kid, cNews)
The roof was damaged by winds at this Marion, Ill. business. The roof was damaged by winds at this Marion, Ill. business.
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The following storm reports are from the National Weather Service in Paducah and St. Louis:

5:10- Co-op observer reports numerous trees down in and around the city limits of Marble Hill, MO

5:22- Several 6 inch diameter trees blown down two miles west of Lesterville, MO. Numerous tree limbs down around town. 

5:30- Numerous trees two feet in diameter or greater down one mile east-northeast of Park Hills, MO. At least one house roof damaged.

5:30- Roof damage to a few structures two miles east of Bismark, MO. Health 18-inch diameter trees snapped in half. 

5:34- 1 inch hail reported one mile west-southwest of Lesterville, MO

According to Bismark police chief Dave Dickerson, approximately half of the town was out of power last night due to the storm.  There were power lines down, trees and even two trees that fell on two homes and received minimum damage.  Dickerson said it could have been a lot worse there and was happy that nobody was hurt.

6:15- Tree blown down along Highway C near US 67 intersection in Madison County, 9 miles south-southwest of Fredericktown.

6:30 - Tree blown down onto Highway DD, just south of Marquand, MO

6:33- Numerous 12-inch diameter trees and power lines blown down in Marquand, MO.

6:35 - Three to four inch diameter tree limbs blown down on Highway 21, 10 miles north of Potosi, MO

6:40- Numerous trees reported down in the northern half of Bollinger County around 2 miles east of Patton, MO

6:43-A few trees reported down in Sedgewickville, MO

6:49-A large highway sign in blocking one lane of I-55 at Oak Ridge, MO exit. This is at the junction of Route E and I-55.

7:21- 40 mph winds reported near Rocky Ridge in Ste. Genevieve County, MO

7:22-Tree damage and 60 mph winds reported by law enforcement in Carbondale, IL

7:23-Several trees reported down in Makanda, IL

7:25- 1 3/4 inch hail reported in Elizabethtown, IL

7:30-Trees reported down along South Market Street in Marion, IL

7:30-NWS indicates the roof of Baker's Plumbing in Marion was blown off and many trees down.

8:02-Three trees reported over Highway 34, 3 miles north of Galatia, IL

8:02-Trees reported down in Zalma, MO

8:09-Several trees and powerlines reported down around Harrisburg, IL

8:09-Emergency Manager reported a funnel cloud 4 miles southeast of Patton, MO

8:15-Several trees down blocking Highway 142 South, 1 mile south of McLeansboro, IL 

8:22- 55 mph wind gust reported in Jackson, MO, tree limbs down

8:35 - 65 mph wind gusts reported from automated observation site in Carmi, IL

8:50-Minor damage to shingles on homes in Whispering Oaks subdivision in Kevil, KY

8:55- 55 mph winds reported from automated observation site at Metropolis, IL airport.

8:55- 55 mph winds reported 2 miles east of Hickman, KY

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