Severe Storms 09/07/12

Showers and thunderstorms developed over portions of central Iowa late Thursday night and moved east over eastern Iowa and northwest Illinois during the early morning hours on Friday.  Numerous lightning strikes, small hail, and strong winds were assciated with these storms.  Significant rainfall was also common with these storms with many areas receiving a half inch or more by late Friday morning.
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....IL....
Aledo 0.4 NE 0.92
Kewanee 1 E 0.90
Quad City Arpt 3 S 0.87
Moline 0.9 N 0.82
Coal Valley 1.9 SE 0.81
New Windsor 2.0 N 0.78
Orion 4.1 NW 0.73
Atkinson 2.6 NNE 0.49
Chadwick 2.7 WSW 0.41
Galesburg 0.36
Ill. City LD16 3 WNW 0.36
Morrison 3.2 E 0.35
Ottawa 4 SW 0.33
Steward 0.30
Lanark 0.30
Coleta 1.4 SSW 0.28
Reynolds 0.4 NNE 0.28
Sterling 4.9 WSW 0.28
Walnut 0.25
Galena 0.22
Altona 0.22
Bradford 3SSE 0.20
Elizabeth 0.18
Davis 0.5 N 0.15
Princeton 0.3 ESE 0.15
Winslow 4.3 ESE 0.15
Rochelle AWOS 0.14
Stockton 3 NNE 0.14
Freeport 2.0 NW 0.13
Freeport 0.12
Rochelle 0.10
Mendota 2 SE 0.09
Paw Paw 1 E 0.09
Rockford ASOS 0.05
Macomb 3.8 NW 0.05
Roscoe 2SE 0.02
Mundelein 0.00
Romeoville 0.00
St Anne 0.00
Windsor 0.00
Jacksonville AWOS 0.00
St David 0.00
Logan Co Airport AWOS 0.00
Bentley 0.00
La Harpe 0.00
Dallas City 3.0 SSE 0.00
Pontiac 0.00
Joliet 0.00
Gladstone LD18 0.00
Marshall Co-Lacon AWOS 0.00
Ripley 0.00
Augusta 0.00
Ogden 0.00
Taylorville Airport 0.00
Quincy Dam 21 0.00
Havana 0.00
Peoria ASOS 0.00
Colchester 3.5 NE 0.00
Edwardsville 2 W 0.00
Greenville 2 NE 0.00
Minonk 0.00
Griggsville 0.00
Quincy ASOS 0.00
Macomb 0.00
Carthage 0.8 E 0.00
Bloomington Airport 0.00
Pittsfield 0.00
Tuscola 0.00
Warsaw 5.8 SE 0.00
Prairie City 2S 0.00
Streator 3 SE 0.00
Winchester 0.00
Lincoln NWS 0.00
....IA....
Gilman 1.85
Belle Plaine 1.80
Williamsburg 1.62
Ladora 1.61
Marshalltown 1.40
Iowa City Arpt 1.38
Ainsworth 7.4 N 1.23
Williamsburg 6.2 SW 1.20
Toledo 3 N 1.19
Kalona 7.3 NNW 1.13
Marengo 2.6 SSW 1.11
Marshalltown ASOS 5 N 1.02
Grinnell 3 SW 0.97
Newton 0.94
North English 0.93
Ely 0.5 SE 0.92
Grinnell AWOS 2 SSW 0.91
Marengo 0.5 NW 0.84
Cedar Rapids Arpt 5 SW 0.80
Bettendorf 2.2 SE 0.80
Davenport 0.9 SSW 0.79
Ames Hwy 30 2 SE 0.73
Washington 0.71
Swisher 0.70
Eldridge 3.5 NE 0.67
Cedar Rapids 3.2 E 0.63
Park View 0.2 WSW 0.60
New London 0.5 ESE 0.60
Davenport Arpt 5 N 0.57
Davenport WFO 6 N 0.56
Solon 0.3 ESE 0.55
Muscatine 0.55
Cedar Rapids 2.1 ENE 0.52
Maquoketa 4 W 0.51
De Witt 4S 0.50
Eldridge 0.6 S 0.49
De Witt 1.4 WNW 0.48
Central City 6.7 W 0.47
Marion 1.2 NE 0.44
Calamus 2.0 NE 0.44
Lowden 0.43
Anamosa 3 SSW 0.42
Clinton 1.7 W 0.41
Cascade 0.34
Coggon 0.31
Boone 0.30
Waterloo ASOS 5 NW 0.28
Manchester 0.26
Quasqueton 0.4 WSW 0.20
Hampton 0.20
Tripoli 0.20
Dubuque Arpt 7 SW 0.18
Dubuque #3 7 SW 0.18
OELWEIN 1E 0.18
Andrew 0.1 S 0.14
Dubuque LD11 0.12
Dubuque 3.2 N 0.12
ELKADER 6SSW 0.12
STRAWBERRY POINT 0.11
FAYETTE 1 NW 0.08
GUTTENBERG DAM 10 0.07
Salem 1S 0.06
Mt Pleasant 1 SSW 0.05
Mason City 1 NNE 0.05
Oskaloosa AWOS 9 ESE 0.01
Mason City ASOS 7 W 0.00
Oskaloosa 0.00
Keosauqua 0.00
WAUKON 0.00
CRESCO 1 NE 0.00
Bloomfield 1 WNW 0.00
Pella 4 N 0.00
Rathbun Reservoir 2 N 0.00
Beaconsfield 0.00
Centerville 0.00
Burlington Arpt 2 SW 0.00
Pella AWOS 1 WSW 0.00
Ottumwa ASOS 6 NNW 0.00
Donnellson 0.00
Keokuk LD19 0.00
Perry 0.00
Burlington 0.8 SSE 0.00
NWS Johnston* 0.00
Burlington 6.5 SSW 0.00
Allerton 2 S 0.00
Leon 6 ESE 0.00
....WI....
DELAVAN-1 W-WWTP 1 W 0.10
Darlington 0.10
DARLINGTON-2 NE 0.07
SOUTH WAYNE-4 SW 4 SSW 0.06
Brodhead 1 SW 0.05
LA CROSSE WFO 0.04
LANCASTER 4WSW 0.04
PRAIRIE DU CHIEN AWOS 0.03
WHITEWATER 0.03
WATERTOWN-AWOS 0.01
SULLIVAN-NWS 2 SE 0.01
BELOIT-COLLEGE 0.00
MADISON-ASOS 0.00
PADDOCK LAKE 0.00
Mineral Point AWOS 0.00
Monroe AWOS 0.00
VIROQUA 0.00
....MO....
Memphis 0.00
Hannibal 0.00
Canton LD20 0.00
LONG BRANCH RESERVOIR 0.00
Kirksville ASOS 0.00
DOWNING 0.00
BLUE LICK 0.00
POLO 0.00
KIRKSVILLE 0.00
CHILLICOTHE 2 NW 0.00
Edina 0.00
Columbia 0.00
NWS Weldon Spring 0.00
RIDGEWAY 0.00
....MN....
ZUMBROTA 0.05
BYRON 4N 0.02
PRESTON 0.01
CHANHASSEN WFO 0.00
GRAND MEADOW 0.00
OWATONNA 0.00
PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
927 AM CDT FRI SEP 07 2012

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

0212 AM HAIL 2 SSE HILLS 41.55N 91.53W
09/07/2012 E1.00 INCH JOHNSON IA TRAINED SPOTTER

MAINLY NICKEL SIZE HAIL...SOME QUARTERS.

0240 AM HAIL 5 NW IOWA CITY 41.71N 91.60W
09/07/2012 E0.50 INCH JOHNSON IA TRAINED SPOTTER

HALF INCH TO DIME SIZE HAIL.

0247 AM HAIL WASHINGTON 41.30N 91.69W
09/07/2012 E0.50 INCH WASHINGTON IA PUBLIC

DIME SIZE HAIL

0320 AM HAIL 1 SW WILLIAMSBURG 41.66N 92.02W
09/07/2012 M0.25 INCH IOWA IA TRAINED SPOTTER

OCCURRING RIGHT NOW.

0320 AM TSTM WND GST CEDAR RAPIDS MUNICIPAL 41.88N 91.72W
09/07/2012 M60.00 MPH LINN IA ASOS

FROM ASOS.

0320 AM TSTM WND DMG 6 ESE COLUMBUS JUNCTION 41.25N 91.26W
09/07/2012 LOUISA IA TRAINED SPOTTER

12 FOOT FRUIT TREE DOWN

0328 AM HAIL NNE GRANDVIEW 41.28N 91.19W
09/07/2012 E0.88 INCH LOUISA IA TRAINED SPOTTER

COVERED THE GROUND.

0355 AM HAIL MILLERSBURG 41.57N 92.16W
09/07/2012 E1.50 INCH IOWA IA LAW ENFORCEMENT

0400 AM HAIL 6 SW WILLIAMSBURG 41.61N 92.09W
09/07/2012 M0.50 INCH IOWA IA TRAINED SPOTTER

AVERAGE SIZE 0.375 INCHES,REPORT FROM COCORAHS

0400 AM LIGHTNING MOUNT VERNON 41.92N 91.42W
09/07/2012 LINN IA BROADCAST MEDIA

DELAYED REPORT. THE BELL TOWER AT CORNELL COLLEGE WAS
STRUCK BY LIGHTING RESULTING IN A MAJOR FIRE.

0403 AM HAIL WNW PARNELL 41.58N 92.01W
09/07/2012 E1.00 INCH IOWA IA TRAINED SPOTTER

FROM 1/2 TO 1 INCH HAIL, RAINFALL TOTAL SO FAR IS 0.50
INCHES

0420 AM HEAVY RAIN 1 SSW BELLE PLAINE 41.89N 92.28W
09/07/2012 M1.55 INCH BENTON IA TRAINED SPOTTER

RAIN STARTED AROUND 2AM.

0436 AM HAIL 1 WSW KALONA 41.48N 91.71W
09/07/2012 E0.25 INCH WASHINGTON IA TRAINED SPOTTER

HAIL JUST STOPPED

0453 AM TSTM WND GST 6 N DAVENPORT 41.64N 90.60W
09/07/2012 M41.00 MPH SCOTT IA ASOS

FROM DAVENPORT AIRPORT ASOS, FROM THE WEST

0512 AM HEAVY RAIN 1 SSW BELLE PLAINE 41.89N 92.28W
09/07/2012 M2.00 INCH BENTON IA TRAINED SPOTTER

STORM TOTAL SINCE 2AM.

0515 AM HAIL GRANDVIEW 41.28N 91.19W
09/07/2012 E0.88 INCH LOUISA IA PUBLIC

TIME ESTIMATED.

0520 AM HAIL 2 N NEW WINDSOR 41.23N 90.45W
09/07/2012 E0.25 INCH MERCER IL TRAINED SPOTTER

FELL FOR ABOUT 5 MINUTES.

0640 AM HAIL GALVA 41.17N 90.04W
09/07/2012 M0.50 INCH HENRY IL EMERGENCY MNGR

STARTED 30 SEC AGO

0645 AM HEAVY RAIN 1 N BUFFALO 41.47N 90.72W
09/07/2012 M1.03 INCH SCOTT IA TRAINED SPOTTER

0907 AM HEAVY RAIN 4 SSW AMANA 41.74N 91.89W
09/07/2012 M1.10 INCH IOWA IA TRAINED SPOTTER

STORM TOTAL

0917 AM HEAVY RAIN 4 N COTTER 41.35N 91.47W
09/07/2012 M1.18 INCH LOUISA IA TRAINED SPOTTER

STORM TOTAL


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