Severe Weather & Rainfall
Early Morning June 10, 2010

 
DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS...A LARGE AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS
DEVELOPED ACROSS NORTHERN NEBRASKA. THIS LARGE AREA OF STORMS IS
ALSO KNOW AS A MESOSCALE CONVECTIVE SYSTEM...OR AN "MCS" AND THESE
ARE WELL KNOWN TO THE PLAINS FOR PRODUCING SEVERE WEATHER AND A
SIGNIFICANT PORTION OF OUR SUMMER RAINFALL. THIS INTENSE AREA OF
THUNDERSTORMS PROMPTED NUMEROUS WATCHES AND WARNINGS AND RESULTED IN
REPORTS OF WIND...HAIL...AND HEAVY RAIN ACROSS NORTHERN NEBRASKA.

BECAUSE THESE STORMS OCCURRED DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS FEW
REAL TIME STORM REPORTS WERE GATHERED. ADDITIONAL REPORTS OF
HAIL...WIND DAMAGE...AND HEAVY RAIN OR FLOODING ARE NEEDED...PLEASE
PASS YOUR REPORTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

RAINFALL AND SEVERE WEATHER REPORTS FOLLOW:

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RAINFALL TOTALS THROUGH 7 AM
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LOCATION AMOUNT (INCHES)

NORTH PLATTE AIRPORT M0.06
VALENTINE M0.83
BROKEN BOW M0.65
IMPERIAL M0.00
O`NEILL APT M1.09
AINSWORTH M0.50
OGALLALA M0.01
THEDFORD M0.87
9 ENE ELSMERE M3.20
ATKINSON E3.00-4.00
4 E ATKINSON E4.00
3 W ATKINSON E2.97
MASON CITY M0.48
O`NEILL M1.03
6 N GORDON M1.11
17 S VALENTINE E3.00
29 S VALENTINE E3.80
2 SE ANSELMO E3.00
10 NE OSHKOSH E0.02

REPORTS FROM THE NEBRASKA RAINFALL ASSESSMENT AND INFORMATION
NETWORK THE "NERAIN NETWORK" COURTESY OF THE NEBRASKA NATURAL
RESOURCES DISTRICTS:

26 N WHITMAN 3.25
9 ESE HAY SPRINGS 2.71
25.1 ENE ALLIANCE 2.67
3.4 W HAY SPRINGS 2.32
13.6 NNW GORDON 2.15
0.2 ENE MULLEN 1.70
0.3 E THEDFORD 1.68
17.9 NNE ONEILL 1.67
6.8 W THEDFORD 1.67
13.7 N HYANNIS 1.48
6.3 E THEDFORD 1.28
.6 WNW ONEILL 1.22
9.7 SW MULLEN 1.18
16.9 ESE ONEILL 1.14
2.2 WNW ONEILL 1.09

A PRELIMINARY LIST OF LOCAL STORM REPORTS IS FOUND BELOW:

..TIME... ...EVENT... ...CITY LOCATION... ...LAT.LON...
..DATE... ....MAG.... ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
..REMARKS..

0355 AM TSTM WND GST 8 N MULLEN 42.16N 101.04W
06/10/2010 M74 MPH CHERRY NE STORM CHASER



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by Matthew Masek & Brian Hirsch
June 10, 2010

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