Tornadoes and Large Hail - April 22, 2010

Tornadoes and Large Hail Impact Southwest Kansas on April 22, 2010

Severe weather impacted portions of southwest Kansas on April 22, 2010. Numerous tornadoes were reported in portions of Kearny, Finney, and Scott Counties. Some of the tornadoes were fairly large and caused some damage in Kearny and Scott Counties during the early and mid evening hours.  A damage survey was done on Friday 4/23 and damage photos with preliminary tornado ratings can be seen here.  Below are a few radar images from the Lakin to Scott City storm:

Supercell reflectivity and velocity image at 4:52pm CDT west of Lakin:

 

Supercell reflectivity and velocity image at 6:14pm CDT west of Friend:

 

Supercell reflectivity and velocity image at 7:09pm CDT between Shallow Water and Scott City along Highway 83:

 

Preliminary Reports Map from April 22, 2010:

Preliminary Reports Listing from April 22, 2010:

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
758 AM CDT FRI APR 23 2010

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

0240 PM HAIL 9 SE COPELAND 37.43N 100.53W
04/22/2010 E1.00 INCH MEADE KS PUBLIC

0242 PM HAIL 8 S MONTEZUMA 37.48N 100.47W
04/22/2010 E1.00 INCH GRAY KS PUBLIC

0251 PM HAIL 6 ESE SYRACUSE 37.96N 101.65W
04/22/2010 E1.00 INCH HAMILTON KS STORM CHASER

0303 PM HAIL 3 SSW MANTER 37.49N 101.90W
04/22/2010 E0.75 INCH STANTON KS PUBLIC

0312 PM HAIL 3 N MANTER 37.57N 101.89W
04/22/2010 E0.75 INCH STANTON KS PUBLIC

0345 PM HAIL 14 SW KENDALL 37.78N 101.69W
04/22/2010 E0.75 INCH HAMILTON KS PUBLIC

0400 PM HAIL 7 SSW KENDALL 37.84N 101.58W
04/22/2010 E0.88 INCH HAMILTON KS PUBLIC

0435 PM HAIL 3 NNW ROLLA 37.16N 101.65W
04/22/2010 E1.00 INCH MORTON KS PUBLIC

0440 PM TORNADO 7 ESE KENDALL 37.91N 101.42W
04/22/2010 KEARNY KS PUBLIC

THE PUBLIC REPORTED TORNADO WAS 1 MILE WIDE.

0440 PM HAIL W ROLLA 37.12N 101.64W
04/22/2010 E1.00 INCH MORTON KS TRAINED SPOTTER

A LOT OF DIME HAIL ALSO OCCURRING.

0455 PM TSTM WND DMG 8 ESE RICHFIELD 37.24N 101.64W
04/22/2010 MORTON KS PUBLIC

DAMAGE TO TIN ROOF AND SIDES ON BARN AND ROOF ON HOUSE.

0455 PM HAIL 8 ESE RICHFIELD 37.24N 101.64W
04/22/2010 E1.75 INCH MORTON KS PUBLIC

0455 PM HAIL 10 ENE RICHFIELD 37.33N 101.62W
04/22/2010 E1.00 INCH MORTON KS PUBLIC

0500 PM HAIL 5 W LAKIN 37.94N 101.35W
04/22/2010 E2.75 INCH KEARNY KS EMERGENCY MNGR

0510 PM TORNADO 2 SW LAKIN 37.92N 101.28W
04/22/2010 KEARNY KS STORM CHASER

0525 PM HAIL 8 N BIG BOW 37.68N 101.56W
04/22/2010 E1.75 INCH STANTON KS TRAINED SPOTTER

WINDOWS BEING BROKEN BY THE HAIL.

0528 PM HAIL 12 N BIG BOW 37.73N 101.57W
04/22/2010 E1.25 INCH STANTON KS PUBLIC

0539 PM TORNADO 6 NW DEERFIELD 38.04N 101.21W
04/22/2010 KEARNY KS STORM CHASER

0555 PM HAIL 13 WSW FRIEND 38.19N 101.14W
04/22/2010 E1.00 INCH KEARNY KS TRAINED SPOTTER

0606 PM HAIL 13 WSW FRIEND 38.19N 101.14W
04/22/2010 E2.00 INCH KEARNY KS TRAINED SPOTTER

0611 PM TORNADO 10 WSW FRIEND 38.22N 101.09W
04/22/2010 FINNEY KS EMERGENCY MNGR

0613 PM TORNADO 9 SSW FRIEND 38.14N 100.99W
04/22/2010 FINNEY KS STORM CHASER

STOVEPIPE TORNADO.

0622 PM TORNADO 8 W FRIEND 38.24N 101.06W
04/22/2010 FINNEY KS STORM CHASER

LARGE TORNADO WITH POSSIBLE SATELLITE TORNADO.

0626 PM TORNADO 6 W FRIEND 38.26N 101.02W
04/22/2010 SCOTT KS STORM CHASER

WEDGE TORNADO.

0632 PM TORNADO 8 WSW SHALLOW WATER 38.31N 101.04W
04/22/2010 SCOTT KS STORM CHASER

STORM CHASER REPORTED RAIN WRAPPED WEDGE TORNADO.

0644 PM TORNADO 14 NW DEERFIELD 38.14N 101.28W
04/22/2010 KEARNY KS STORM CHASER

STOVEPIPE TORNADO.

0707 PM TSTM WND GST SHALLOW WATER 38.36N 100.91W
04/22/2010 E65.00 MPH SCOTT KS NWS EMPLOYEE

0707 PM HAIL SHALLOW WATER 38.36N 100.91W
04/22/2010 M0.75 INCH SCOTT KS NWS EMPLOYEE

0709 PM HAIL W SCOTT CITY 38.48N 100.91W
04/22/2010 E0.88 INCH SCOTT KS PUBLIC

0710 PM TORNADO 4 S SCOTT CITY 38.42N 100.91W
04/22/2010 SCOTT KS LAW ENFORCEMENT

GRAIN BINS DAMAGED WITH TWO TOTALLY DESTROYED. BARN
PARTIALLY COLLAPSED WITH PART OF ROOF TORN OFF. TREES AND
POWERLINES DOWN TO THE RESIDENCE.

0712 PM HAIL W SCOTT CITY 38.48N 100.91W
04/22/2010 E1.25 INCH SCOTT KS PUBLIC

0755 PM TSTM WND GST 9 N SATANTA 37.57N 100.99W
04/22/2010 M65.00 MPH HASKELL KS STORM CHASER

0755 PM HAIL 9 N SATANTA 37.57N 100.99W
04/22/2010 E1.25 INCH HASKELL KS STORM CHASER

0825 PM HAIL 2 S ENGLEWOOD 37.01N 99.98W
04/22/2010 E0.75 INCH CLARK KS EMERGENCY MNGR

0831 PM HAIL 4 W GARDEN CITY 37.97N 100.94W
04/22/2010 E0.75 INCH FINNEY KS PUBLIC

0831 PM HAIL HOLCOMB 37.99N 100.99W
04/22/2010 E0.88 INCH FINNEY KS LAW ENFORCEMENT

0831 PM TSTM WND GST 4 W GARDEN CITY 37.97N 100.94W
04/22/2010 E60.00 MPH FINNEY KS PUBLIC

0837 PM HAIL HOLCOMB 37.99N 100.99W
04/22/2010 E0.75 INCH FINNEY KS EMERGENCY MNGR

0940 PM NON-TSTM WND GST 1 W PROTECTION 37.20N 99.50W
04/22/2010 E65.00 MPH COMANCHE KS TRAINED SPOTTER

WIND SPEEDS ESTIMATED BETWEEN 60 AND 70 MPH.

0940 PM HAIL 1 W PROTECTION 37.20N 99.50W
04/22/2010 E1.00 INCH COMANCHE KS TRAINED SPOTTER

1022 PM HAIL WAKEENEY 39.02N 99.88W
04/22/2010 E1.00 INCH TREGO KS EMERGENCY MNGR

1217 AM FLOOD HEALY 38.60N 100.62W
04/23/2010 LANE KS LAW ENFORCEMENT

LANE COUNTY SHERIFF REPORTS MAJOR STREET FLOODING IN THE
TOWN OF HEALY.

0230 AM FLOOD HEALY 38.60N 100.62W
04/23/2010 LANE KS LAW ENFORCEMENT

THE LANE COUNTY SHERIFF REPORTS 4 FEET OF WATER COVERING
DOWNTOWN STREETS AROUND THE K4 INTERSECTION.


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