Severe Weather and Heavy Rainfall Reports from August 1st, 2012

A cluster of thunderstorms produced strong wind gusts over parts of north central Nebraska on the evening of August 1st - along with some hail.  Along with the severe weather, reports of localized heavy rainfall amounts also trickled into the National Weather Service office in North Platte.

Below are the reports as received by the National Weather Service office in North Platte:


.TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON  
   
.DATE... ....MAG.... ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE.
 
 
..REMARKS..  
 
0355 PM TSTM WND GST 18 NNE ANTIOCH 42.31N 102.49W  
08/01/2012 E60.00 MPH SHERIDAN NE PUBLIC  
 
50 TO 60 MPH WINDS WITH HALF INCH SIZE HAIL.  
 
0451 PM HAIL 18 ENE ANTIOCH 42.17N 102.30W  
08/01/2012 M0.50 INCH SHERIDAN NE PUBLIC  
 
DELAYED REPORT FROM AUGUST 1ST.  
 
0517 PM HAIL 6 NNW ARTHUR 41.65N 101.74W  
08/01/2012 E0.88 INCH ARTHUR NE PUBLIC  
 
0525 PM HAIL 4 N ARTHUR 41.63N 101.69W  
08/01/2012 E0.75 INCH ARTHUR NE PUBLIC  
 
HAIL COVERED THE GROUND AND A TOTAL OF 0.90 INCHES FELL.  
 
0558 PM TSTM WND GST VALENTINE 42.87N 100.55W  
08/01/2012 M63.00 MPH CHERRY NE ASOS  
 
0605 PM TSTM WND GST VALENTINE 42.87N 100.55W  
08/01/2012 M66.00 MPH CHERRY NE ASOS  
 
0615 PM TSTM WND GST 11 NE LEMOYNE 41.40N 101.65W  
08/01/2012 E60.00 MPH ARTHUR NE PUBLIC  
 
SMALL BRANCHES DOWN WITH UP HALF INCH SIZE HAIL.  
 
0655 PM TSTM WND GST 7 W AINSWORTH 42.55N 99.99W  
08/01/2012 E56.00 MPH BROWN NE AWOS  
 
0702 PM TSTM WND GST 7 W AINSWORTH 42.55N 99.99W  
08/01/2012 M58.00 MPH BROWN NE AWOS  
 
0715 PM TSTM WND GST 9 W ROSE 42.17N 99.70W  
08/01/2012 E60.00 MPH BROWN NE PUBLIC  
 
THUNDERSTORM WIND GUST ESTIMATED AS HIGH AS 60 MPH FROM  
715 PM CDT THROUGH 720 PM CDT. LIGHTNING CAUSED HAY FIRES  
IN FIELDS NEARBY AROUND 730 PM CDT. DELAYED REPORTS FROM  
THE EVENING OF AUGUST 1ST.  
 
0720 PM TSTM WND GST 14 W ROSE 42.17N 99.80W  
08/01/2012 E70.00 MPH BROWN NE PUBLIC  
 
BRANCHES DOWN. POWER OUT AT LOCATION.  
 
0817 PM TSTM WND GST 7 S AMELIA 42.13N 98.96W  
08/01/2012 E60.00 MPH HOLT NE CO-OP OBSERVER  
 
0817 PM HAIL 6 S NORTH PLATTE 41.05N 100.77W  
08/01/2012 E1.50 INCH LINCOLN NE NWS EMPLOYEE  
 
QUARTER TO PING PONG BALL SIZED HAIL REPORTED AT LAKE  
MALONEY.  
 
0835 PM TSTM WND GST ONEILL 42.46N 98.65W  
08/01/2012 M46.00 MPH HOLT NE AWOS  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN 6 WNW ERICSON 41.81N 98.79W  
08/02/2012 M1.35 INCH GARFIELD NE CO-OP OBSERVER  
 
24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL ENDING AT 7 AM CDT.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN 1 N EWING 42.27N 98.34W  
08/02/2012 M0.61 INCH HOLT NE OTHER FEDERAL  
 
24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL ENDING AT 700 AM CDT. INFORMATION  
CAME FROM HADS GAUGE 1 MILE NORTH OF EWING ON THE ELKHORN  
RIVER.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN KILGORE 42.94N 100.96W  
08/02/2012 M0.52 INCH CHERRY NE CO-OP OBSERVER  
 
24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL ENDING AT 7 AM CDT.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN 8 NE PAGE 42.48N 98.31W  
08/02/2012 M1.20 INCH HOLT NE PUBLIC  
 
REPORT RELAYED BY KBRX RADIO.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN ONEILL 42.46N 98.65W  
08/02/2012 M0.99 INCH HOLT NE CO-OP OBSERVER  
 
REPORTED FROM KBRX RADIO STATION IN ONEILL.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN ONEILL 42.46N 98.65W  
08/02/2012 M0.85 INCH HOLT NE AWOS  
 
24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL ENDING AT 7 AM CDT.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN EWING 42.26N 98.34W  
08/02/2012 M0.55 INCH HOLT NE PUBLIC  
 
REPORT RELAYED VIA KBRX RADIO STATION.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN 14 SW AMELIA 42.09N 99.15W  
08/02/2012 M0.33 INCH HOLT NE CO-OP OBSERVER  
 
24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL ENDING AT 7 AM CDT.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN 3 S LAMAR 40.53N 101.98W  
08/02/2012 M0.70 INCH CHASE NE MESONET  
 
24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL ENDING AT 7 AM CDT. REPORT WAS  
FURNISHED BY A NEBRASKA RAINFALL ASSESSMENT AND  
INFORMATION NETWORK OBSERVER.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN 10 S WALLACE 40.69N 101.16W  
08/02/2012 M0.93 INCH HAYES NE MESONET  
 
24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL ENDING AT 7 AM CDT. REPORT WAS  
FURNISHED BY A NEBRASKA RAINFALL ASSESSMENT AND  
INFORMATION NETWORK OBSERVER.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN 8 SSW EUSTIS 40.56N 100.09W  
08/02/2012 M0.96 INCH FRONTIER NE MESONET  
 
24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL ENDING AT 700 AM CDT. REPORT WAS  
FURNISHED BY A NEBRASKA RAINFALL ASSESSMENT AND  
INFORMATION NETWORK OBSERVER.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN 20 N ONEILL 41.43N 99.76W  
08/02/2012 M2.00 INCH CUSTER NE PUBLIC  
 
REPORT RELAYED BY KBRX RADIO.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN 3 N PAGE 42.44N 98.42W  
08/02/2012 M1.34 INCH HOLT NE PUBLIC  
 
REPORT RELAYED BY KBRX RADIO.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN 10 S LYNCH 42.69N 98.47W  
08/02/2012 M1.06 INCH HOLT NE PUBLIC  
 
REPORT RELAYED BY KBRX RADIO.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN 5 NE ATKINSON 42.58N 98.91W  
08/02/2012 M0.70 INCH HOLT NE PUBLIC  
 
REPORT RELAYED BY KBRX RADIO.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN 1 WNW ONEILL 42.47N 98.66W  
08/02/2012 M1.16 INCH HOLT NE MESONET  
 
24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL ENDING AT 7 AM CDT. REPORT WAS  
FURNISHED BY A NEBRASKA RAINFALL ASSESSMENT AND  
INFORMATION NETWORK OBSERVER.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN NEWPORT 42.60N 99.33W  
08/02/2012 M1.58 INCH ROCK NE CO-OP OBSERVER  
 
24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL ENDING AT 7 AM.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN 12 S NORTH PLATTE 40.96N 100.77W  
08/02/2012 M0.55 INCH LINCOLN NE NWS EMPLOYEE  
 
24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL ENDING AT 7 AM CDT.  
 
0700 AM HEAVY RAIN LYNCH 42.83N 98.47W  
08/02/2012 M0.69 INCH BOYD NE CO-OP OBSERVER  
 
24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL ENDING AT 7 AM CDT.  
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Steve Carmel


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