Preliminary Local Storm Reports from June 16th
Doppler Radar Reflectivity Image @ 338 PM CDT
Doppler Radar Reflectivity Image above, from 338 PM CDT on June 16th, 2013
Photo Credit: Dean Cosgrove
Image from Western Cherry County on June 16th @ 331 PM CDT (Tornado warned supercell thunderstorm)
Photo credit: Dean Cosgrove

A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE GREAT PLAINS BROUGHT SEVERE   
THUNDERSTORMS TO WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA SUNDAY AFTERNOON  
AND EVENING. THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPED IN NORTHERN NEBRASKA AND MOVED  
SOUTH OVER THE SANDHILLS WHILE OTHER STORMS INITIATED ROUGHLY ALONG  
AND SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 2. THE WHOLE COMPLEX OF STORMS MOVED SOUTHEAST  
OVER THE REGION THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING HOURS. ONE TORNADO REPORT  
ALONG WITH SEVERAL LARGE HAIL AND STRONG WIND REPORTS WERE RECEIVED  
BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE. A LIST OF REPORTS FOLLOWS...  
   
.TIME... ...EVENT... ...CITY LOCATION... ...LAT.LON
 
   
.DATE... ....MAG.... ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE.
 
 
..REMARKS..  
 
0335 PM HAIL 7 NNW GRANT 40.94N 101.78W  
06/16/2013 E1.00 INCH PERKINS NE PUBLIC  
 
0341 PM TORNADO 25 NNW HYANNIS 42.33N 101.95W  
06/16/2013 CHERRY NE PUBLIC  
 
PUBLIC REPORTED TORNADO RELAYED VIA CHERRY COUNTY SHERIFF  
OFFICE.  
 
0348 PM HAIL 1 S GRANT 40.83N 101.73W  
06/16/2013 E1.75 INCH PERKINS NE 911 CALL CENTER  
 
0359 PM HAIL 4 S GRANT 40.79N 101.73W  
06/16/2013 E1.75 INCH PERKINS NE 911 CALL CENTER  
 
HAIL WAS COVERING THE GROUND  
 
0400 PM HAIL 20 NW HYANNIS 42.20N 102.04W  
06/16/2013 E1.75 INCH CHERRY NE PUBLIC  
 
TIME IS ESTIMATED BY RADAR  
 
0415 PM HAIL 11 SE GRANT 40.73N 101.58W  
06/16/2013 E2.00 INCH PERKINS NE PUBLIC  
 
WINDOWS AND SCREENS WERE BROKEN FROM THE HAIL. WINDS WERE  
ESTIMATED AT 60 MPH.  
 
0415 PM HAIL 20 N HYANNIS 42.29N 101.76W  
06/16/2013 E2.50 INCH CHERRY NE PUBLIC  
 
0442 PM HAIL 4 S HAY SPRINGS 42.63N 102.69W  
06/16/2013 E1.00 INCH SHERIDAN NE PUBLIC  
 
0444 PM HAIL 7 NW ARNOLD 41.50N 100.29W  
06/16/2013 E1.75 INCH LOGAN NE PUBLIC  
 
0455 PM HAIL 5 NE WHITMAN 42.10N 101.47W  
06/16/2013 E1.75 INCH CHERRY NE TRAINED SPOTTER  
 
0506 PM HAIL 2 E MASON CITY 41.22N 99.26W  
06/16/2013 E1.75 INCH CUSTER NE PUBLIC  
 
0507 PM HAIL 8 NE ANSELMO 41.70N 99.75W  
06/16/2013 E1.00 INCH CUSTER NE PUBLIC  
 
0510 PM HAIL 23 SSW RUSHVILLE 42.41N 102.64W  
06/16/2013 E1.25 INCH SHERIDAN NE PUBLIC  
 
0515 PM HAIL 4 N THEDFORD 42.04N 100.57W  
06/16/2013 E2.00 INCH THOMAS NE PUBLIC  
 
0518 PM HAIL 17 SW MULLEN 41.87N 101.28W  
06/16/2013 E1.50 INCH HOOKER NE PUBLIC  
 
HAIL IS STILL FALLING WITH ESTIMATED 70 MPH WINDS.  
 
0523 PM HAIL 1 N RINGGOLD 41.53N 100.77W  
06/16/2013 E1.00 INCH MCPHERSON NE PUBLIC  
 
GROUND WAS COVERED IN HAIL.  
 
0538 PM HAIL ASHBY 42.03N 101.93W  
06/16/2013 E1.00 INCH GRANT NE TRAINED SPOTTER  
 
0540 PM TSTM WND GST 9 S ARNOLD 41.29N 100.19W  
06/16/2013 E60.00 MPH CUSTER NE PUBLIC  
 
WINDS WERE ACCOMPANIED BY NICKEL SIZE HAIL  
 
0545 PM HAIL 11 SE THEDFORD 41.87N 100.42W  
06/16/2013 E1.75 INCH THOMAS NE PUBLIC  
 
GOLF BALL SIZED HAIL REPORTED,LASTING 4 TO 5 MIN.  
 
0600 PM TSTM WND GST 4 E BROKEN BOW 41.41N 99.56W  
06/16/2013 E60.00 MPH CUSTER NE EMERGENCY MNGR  
 
ESTIMATED WIND GUST OF 50 TO 70 MPH.  
 
0605 PM HEAVY RAIN 8 S CALLAWAY 41.18N 99.92W  
06/16/2013 E1.45 INCH CUSTER NE CO-OP OBSERVER  
 
1.45 INCHES OF RAIN FELL WITHIN 15 MINUTES.  

Photo Credit:Dean Cosgrove
Image from Western Cherry County on June 16th @ 333 PM CDT
Photo credit: Dean Cosgrove

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