June 20th Hail Event Around Sioux City, Le Mars, and Vermillion the Evening of June 20, 2014

Scattered severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain developed over the corner of far northeast Nebraska, southeast South Dakota, and the Sioux City to Le Mars area of northwest Iowa in the mid afternoon hours of Friday June 20th, 2014. These storms persisted until nearly 8 pm in the evening, before spreading out into scattered light rain showers further east through about 12 Midnight. Below is a map of the severe weather reports, followed by a text listing.

Lots of Hail Between Vermillion and Sioux City

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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1028 PM CDT FRI JUN 20 2014

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

0240 PM     HAIL             1 W SERGEANT BLUFF      42.40N 96.38W
06/20/2014  M1.00 INCH       WOODBURY           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0241 PM     HAIL             SERGEANT BLUFF          42.40N 96.36W
06/20/2014  M1.00 INCH       WOODBURY           IA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

0245 PM     HAIL             3 E SERGEANT BLUFF      42.40N 96.30W
06/20/2014  E0.88 INCH       WOODBURY           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            IN ADDITION TO THE HAIL WINDS WERE STRONG ENOUGH TO KNOCK
            HIS POTTED PLANTS OVER TWICE.

0255 PM     HAIL             3 SE SIOUX CITY         42.47N 96.35W
06/20/2014  E1.00 INCH       WOODBURY           IA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0312 PM     HAIL             LAWTON                  42.48N 96.18W
06/20/2014  E1.00 INCH       WOODBURY           IA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0331 PM     HAIL             JEFFERSON               42.60N 96.56W
06/20/2014  E0.50 INCH       UNION              SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0331 PM     HAIL             2 SE SIOUX CITY         42.48N 96.37W
06/20/2014  E0.88 INCH       WOODBURY           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            HAIL BEGINING TO COVER THE GROUND

0339 PM     HAIL             8 S LE MARS             42.67N 96.17W
06/20/2014  E1.00 INCH       PLYMOUTH           IA   PUBLIC

0342 PM     HAIL             10 NW KINGSLEY          42.69N 96.11W
06/20/2014  E0.88 INCH       PLYMOUTH           IA   PUBLIC

0354 PM     HAIL             5 E MERRILL             42.72N 96.15W
06/20/2014  E0.50 INCH       PLYMOUTH           IA   PUBLIC

0415 PM     TSTM WND DMG     5 N LAWTON              42.55N 96.18W
06/20/2014                   WOODBURY           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SHINGLES WERE BLOWN OFF A RESIDENCE. ALSO SMALL BRANCHES
            BROKEN.

0417 PM     HAIL             5 W KINGSLEY            42.59N 96.07W
06/20/2014  E1.00 INCH       PLYMOUTH           IA   PUBLIC

0437 PM     HAIL             4 NW ANTHON             42.43N 95.92W
06/20/2014  E1.00 INCH       WOODBURY           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0445 PM     HAIL             6 W MERRILL             42.72N 96.37W
06/20/2014  E1.00 INCH       PLYMOUTH           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0511 PM     HAIL             2 E SIOUX CITY          42.50N 96.35W
06/20/2014  E1.50 INCH       WOODBURY           IA   PUBLIC

0524 PM     HAIL             5 NNE NEWCASTLE         42.72N 96.84W
06/20/2014  E1.00 INCH       CLAY               SD   PUBLIC

0529 PM     HAIL             5 NNE NEWCASTLE         42.72N 96.84W
06/20/2014  E1.25 INCH       CLAY               SD   PUBLIC

0532 PM     HAIL             5 NNE NEWCASTLE         42.72N 96.84W
06/20/2014  E2.00 INCH       CLAY               SD   PUBLIC

0535 PM     HAIL             BATTLE CREEK            42.32N 95.60W
06/20/2014  E0.50 INCH       IDA                IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0540 PM     HEAVY RAIN       12 SE LE MARS           42.66N 96.00W
06/20/2014  M1.10 INCH       PLYMOUTH           IA   PUBLIC

            RAINFALL IN LAST 2 HOURS. ALSO SOME PEA SIZED HAIL.

0543 PM     HAIL             8 ESE VERMILLION        42.74N 96.78W
06/20/2014  E1.00 INCH       UNION              SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

0557 PM     HAIL             7 WSW ANTHON            42.35N 95.99W
06/20/2014  E0.50 INCH       WOODBURY           IA   PUBLIC

0615 PM     HAIL             ELK POINT               42.68N 96.68W
06/20/2014  E0.50 INCH       UNION              SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0714 PM     HAIL             5 ENE SIOUX CITY        42.53N 96.30W
06/20/2014  E1.00 INCH       WOODBURY           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0722 PM     HAIL             4 NW SIOUX CITY         42.54N 96.45W
06/20/2014  E0.50 INCH       WOODBURY           IA   PUBLIC

0745 PM     HAIL             SIOUX CITY              42.50N 96.39W
06/20/2014  M0.88 INCH       WOODBURY           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            PEA TO NICKEL SIZE

 



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