Severe Weather Reports from Saturday May 5th

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
455 AM CDT SUN MAY 06 2012

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

0640 AM     HAIL             6 SW IONA               43.47N 99.50W
05/05/2012  E0.75 INCH       GREGORY            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0650 AM     HAIL             14 ENE DIXON            43.49N 99.23W
05/05/2012  E1.50 INCH       CHARLES MIX        SD   PUBLIC

            UP TO PING PONG BALL SIZE HAIL

0700 AM     HAIL             11 ESE IONA             43.49N 99.21W
05/05/2012  E0.75 INCH       CHARLES MIX        SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0708 AM     HAIL             13 E IONA               43.53N 99.17W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       BRULE              SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0733 AM     HAIL             8 SSE KIMBALL           43.65N 98.89W
05/05/2012  E0.75 INCH       BRULE              SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0750 AM     HAIL             1 SE WHITE LAKE         43.72N 98.70W
05/05/2012  E1.75 INCH       AURORA             SD   PUBLIC

            GOLF BALL SIZED HAIL AND ESTIMATED 60 MPH WINDS

0752 AM     HAIL             7 SSE WHITE LAKE        43.63N 98.66W
05/05/2012  M0.88 INCH       AURORA             SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0805 AM     HAIL             4 ESE PLANKINTON        43.69N 98.42W
05/05/2012  M1.00 INCH       AURORA             SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0805 AM     HAIL             1 SW PLANKINTON         43.71N 98.49W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       AURORA             SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0808 AM     HAIL             4 NE CHAMBERLAIN        43.85N 99.28W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       BRULE              SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0810 AM     HAIL             CHAMBERLAIN             43.81N 99.32W
05/05/2012  E1.75 INCH       BRULE              SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

0820 AM     HAIL             MOUNT VERNON            43.71N 98.26W
05/05/2012  M1.75 INCH       DAVISON            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0820 AM     HAIL             MOUNT VERNON            43.71N 98.26W
05/05/2012  E1.50 INCH       DAVISON            SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0822 AM     HAIL             MOUNT VERNON            43.71N 98.26W
05/05/2012  M1.75 INCH       DAVISON            SD   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            PEA TO GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL

0828 AM     HAIL             6 W MITCHELL            43.73N 98.15W
05/05/2012  M1.00 INCH       DAVISON            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0835 AM     HAIL             6 W MITCHELL            43.73N 98.15W
05/05/2012  E2.50 INCH       DAVISON            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SOME DAMAGE TO HOUSE SIDING

0839 AM     HAIL             MITCHELL                43.73N 98.03W
05/05/2012  E2.00 INCH       DAVISON            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0840 AM     HAIL             4 N WHITE LAKE          43.78N 98.71W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       AURORA             SD   PUBLIC

            PEA TO QUARTER SIZE HAIL COVERING THE ROAD

0841 AM     HAIL             MITCHELL                43.73N 98.03W
05/05/2012  M1.75 INCH       DAVISON            SD   CO-OP OBSERVER

            GOLF BALL AND HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL

0841 AM     HAIL             MITCHELL                43.73N 98.03W
05/05/2012  E2.50 INCH       DAVISON            SD   PUBLIC

0841 AM     HAIL             1 W MITCHELL            43.73N 98.05W
05/05/2012  M1.75 INCH       DAVISON            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

            GOLF BALL AND WALNUT SIZE HAIL

0856 AM     HAIL             FULTON                  43.73N 97.82W
05/05/2012  M1.00 INCH       HANSON             SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

            COVERED THE GOUND UP TO 1 INCH IN DIAMETER

0905 AM     HAIL             2 N FARMER              43.76N 97.69W
05/05/2012  M1.75 INCH       HANSON             SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0934 AM     HAIL             5 NE SALEM              43.78N 97.32W
05/05/2012  M1.00 INCH       MCCOOK             SD   CO-OP OBSERVER

0945 AM     HAIL             8 N MONTROSE            43.82N 97.18W
05/05/2012  M1.50 INCH       MCCOOK             SD   CO-OP OBSERVER

1000 AM     HAIL             4 W SALEM               43.72N 97.47W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       MCCOOK             SD   PUBLIC

1007 AM     HAIL             CHESTER                 43.89N 96.93W
05/05/2012  M1.00 INCH       LAKE               SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

1012 AM     HAIL             5 NE SALEM              43.78N 97.32W
05/05/2012  M1.25 INCH       MCCOOK             SD   CO-OP OBSERVER

1012 AM     HAIL             4 W SALEM               43.72N 97.47W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       MCCOOK             SD   PUBLIC

1015 AM     HAIL             1 NW SALEM              43.73N 97.40W
05/05/2012  M1.00 INCH       MCCOOK             SD   PUBLIC

1015 AM     HAIL             BROOKINGS               44.31N 96.79W
05/05/2012  M0.25 INCH       BROOKINGS          SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

1020 AM     HAIL             4 S COLMAN              43.93N 96.82W
05/05/2012  M0.75 INCH       MOODY              SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

1030 AM     HAIL             5 W COLTON              43.79N 97.03W
05/05/2012  M1.00 INCH       MINNEHAHA          SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

            LOTS OF 1 INCH HAIL

1030 AM     FLASH FLOOD      2 W CHESTER             43.89N 96.97W
05/05/2012                   LAKE               SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

            2 INCHES OF HAIL ON THE GROUND WITH ROADS UNDER WATER

1035 AM     HAIL             17 S WESSINGTON         44.21N 98.70W
05/05/2012  M1.00 INCH       BEADLE             SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

1050 AM     HAIL             2 W BALTIC              43.76N 96.78W
05/05/2012  M0.88 INCH       MINNEHAHA          SD   UNKNOWN

            FROM SPOTTERNET

1118 AM     HAIL             5 W LUVERNE             43.65N 96.31W
05/05/2012  E0.75 INCH       ROCK               MN   EMERGENCY MNGR

1125 AM     HAIL             1 N LUVERNE             43.67N 96.21W
05/05/2012  M1.00 INCH       ROCK               MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

1140 AM     HAIL             3 E MAGNOLIA            43.64N 96.01W
05/05/2012  M1.00 INCH       NOBLES             MN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

1145 AM     HAIL             ADRIAN                  43.63N 95.93W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       NOBLES             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            LOTS OF PEA TO QUARTER SIZE HAIL

1158 AM     HAIL             RUSHMORE                43.62N 95.80W
05/05/2012  E1.25 INCH       NOBLES             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            LOTS OF PEA TO MARBLE SIZE HAIL, BUT THERE ARE A FEW
            PIECES UP TO A QUARTER AND HALF DOLLAR SIZE

1220 PM     HAIL             3 E ARLINGTON           44.36N 97.07W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       BROOKINGS          SD   PUBLIC

            UP TO 1 INCH IN DIAMETER, MOST WAS SMALLER

1220 PM     HAIL             ARLINGTON               44.36N 97.13W
05/05/2012  E0.88 INCH       KINGSBURY          SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0645 PM     HAIL             5 W MITCHELL            43.74N 98.14W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       DAVISON            SD   PUBLIC

0648 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 E MITCHELL            43.73N 98.01W
05/05/2012  E65.00 MPH       DAVISON            SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0655 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 SSW MITCHELL          43.69N 98.05W
05/05/2012  M78.00 MPH       DAVISON            SD   STORM CHASER

            78.2 MPH MEASURED WIND GUST. LARGE WOODEN POSTS FOR DOT

            SIGN WITH 6 BY 6 WOODEN BEAMS SNAPPED AT INTERSTATE EXIT.

0704 PM     HAIL             8 NNE ARTESIAN          44.12N 97.89W
05/05/2012  E1.75 INCH       SANBORN            SD   PUBLIC

0721 PM     HAIL             5 N FULTON              43.80N 97.81W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       HANSON             SD   PUBLIC

0747 PM     HAIL             6 NE MITCHELL           43.80N 97.95W
05/05/2012  E1.75 INCH       HANSON             SD   PUBLIC

0752 PM     HAIL             9 S FEDORA              43.88N 97.79W
05/05/2012  M1.00 INCH       MINER              SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0800 PM     FLASH FLOOD      8 NE MITCHELL           43.83N 97.94W
05/05/2012                   HANSON             SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

            BASEMENT FLOODING

0800 PM     HAIL             8 NNE MITCHELL          43.83N 97.94W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       HANSON             SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

            IN ADDITION TO QUARTER SIZED HAIL, THERE HAVE BEEN WAVES
            OF HEAVY RAIN COMING THROUGH, THE POWER HAS BEEN KNOCKED
            OUT SINCE 735 PM, AND THE BASEMENT IS GETTING FLOODED.

0824 PM     HAIL             2 SSE WINFRED           43.97N 97.35W
05/05/2012  E0.88 INCH       LAKE               SD   CO-OP OBSERVER

0841 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 W ORLAND              43.89N 97.25W
05/05/2012  E80.00 MPH       LAKE               SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

0842 PM     HAIL             4 E WINFRED             44.01N 97.29W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       LAKE               SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NICKEL TO QUARTER SIZED HAIL AND 45 MPH WINDS

0843 PM     HAIL             5 S STONE BRIDGE        44.53N 97.06W
05/05/2012  E1.25 INCH       BROOKINGS          SD   PUBLIC

0845 PM     HAIL             2 W MADISON             44.01N 97.15W
05/05/2012  E1.75 INCH       LAKE               SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

0849 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 W MADISON             44.01N 97.13W
05/05/2012  E75.00 MPH       LAKE               SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

            THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS ESTIMATED AT 65 TO 75 MPH

0850 PM     TSTM WND GST     2 N SALEM               43.76N 97.39W
05/05/2012  E60.00 MPH       MCCOOK             SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

            SEMI OVERTURNED

0913 PM     HAIL             4 E WINFRED             44.01N 97.29W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       LAKE               SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NICKEL TO QUARTER SIZED HAIL AGAIN

0930 PM     TSTM WND DMG     4 S MADISON             43.95N 97.11W
05/05/2012                   LAKE               SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

            STEEL POLE SHED BUILDING BLOWN EAST TO WEST ACROSS 454TH
            AVE SOUTH OF MADISON

0930 PM     HAIL             6 N COLMAN              44.07N 96.82W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       MOODY              SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

            QUARTER SIZED HAIL QUICKLY FOLLOWED SOME WIND GUSTS UP TO
            AROUND 50 MPH.

0957 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 S FLANDREAU           44.03N 96.60W
05/05/2012  M72.00 MPH       MOODY              SD   MESONET

1029 PM     TSTM WND DMG     7 WNW PIPESTONE         44.05N 96.43W
05/05/2012                   PIPESTONE          MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SEVERAL TREES DOWN AND CANOPY BLOWN OFF TRAILER

1029 PM     TSTM WND DMG     SW FLANDREAU            44.05N 96.60W
05/05/2012                   MOODY              SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NUMEROUS BUILDINGS AND TREES DAMAGED IN SOUTHWESTERN
            FLANDREAU. ROOFS ON APPARTMENT BUILDINGS DAMAGED. NO
            KNOWN INJURIES.

1040 PM     HAIL             LAKE BENTON             44.26N 96.29W
05/05/2012  E0.88 INCH       LINCOLN            MN   CO-OP OBSERVER

            HEAVY RAIN AND LOTS OF LIGHTNING ACCOMPANIED HAIL UP TO
            THE SIZE OF NICKELS

1042 PM     HAIL             LAKE BENTON             44.26N 96.29W
05/05/2012  E1.00 INCH       LINCOLN            MN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

1122 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 SSE FLANDREAU         44.01N 96.59W
05/05/2012                   MOODY              SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            BILLBOARD SIGN WITH METAL FRAME COMPLETELY FLATTENED AT
            NORTHWEST CORNER OF HIGHWAY 34 AND HIGHWAY 13 ACROSS FROM
            FLANDREAU AIRPORT


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