July 20, 2009 Severe Weather Outbreak

Severe Weather Outbreak

July 20, 2009  


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Radar Imagery

Radar Loop

Distinct Hook Echo

 Tornado Noted

 July 20, 2009 Radar Loop  Hook Echo  Radar Reflectivity
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Storm Photos

Hail Damage at the National Weather Service in Goodland

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 Approaching Storm  Goodland Street Flooding  High Wind Damage


 Precipitation Reports

Preliminary Precip Reports for July 20, 2009 

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 Storm Reports

Local Storm Reports for July 20, 2009

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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
1012 PM MDT MON JUL 20 2009

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

0458 PM     HAIL             ST. FRANCIS             39.77N 101.80W
07/20/2009  E1.75 INCH       CHEYENNE           KS   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0500 PM     HAIL             1 NW ST. FRANCIS        39.78N 101.81W
07/20/2009  E1.50 INCH       CHEYENNE           KS   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0515 PM     HAIL             17 N PARKS              40.29N 101.73W
07/20/2009  E1.00 INCH       DUNDY              NE   CO-OP OBSERVER  

            0.33 RAINFALL

0517 PM     HAIL             15 N PARKS              40.26N 101.76W
07/20/2009  E4.25 INCH       DUNDY              NE   PUBLIC          

            WINDOWS BROKEN OUT OF HOME.

0538 PM     HAIL             12 N GOODLAND           39.52N 101.71W
07/20/2009  M1.25 INCH       SHERMAN            KS   NWS EMPLOYEE    

0541 PM     LIGHTNING        5 WSW TRENTON           40.14N 101.10W
07/20/2009                   HITCHCOCK          NE   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            LIGHTNING STRIKES STARTED FIRES SW OF TRENTON DAM

0545 PM     HAIL             3 NE HAIGLER            40.04N 101.90W
07/20/2009  E2.50 INCH       DUNDY              NE   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            GOLFBALL TO TENNIS BALL HAIL FOR ABOUT 5 MINUTES.

0548 PM     HAIL             8 NNE GOODLAND          39.46N 101.65W
07/20/2009  M3.00 INCH       SHERMAN            KS   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

0549 PM     HAIL             8 NNE GOODLAND          39.46N 101.65W
07/20/2009  E2.75 INCH       SHERMAN            KS   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

0550 PM     HAIL             6 E HAIGLER             40.01N 101.82W
07/20/2009  E4.25 INCH       DUNDY              NE   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0553 PM     TSTM WND GST     PARKS                   40.04N 101.73W
07/20/2009  E70.00 MPH       DUNDY              NE   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            60-70 MPH WIND ESTIMATED. QUARTER SIZE HAIL WITH MULTIPLE
            TREE LIMBS DOWN.

0555 PM     HAIL             12 N WHEELER            39.93N 101.71W
07/20/2009  E1.75 INCH       CHEYENNE           KS   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            0.70 RAINFALL

0557 PM     HAIL             6 E GOODLAND            39.35N 101.60W
07/20/2009  M1.50 INCH       SHERMAN            KS   NWS EMPLOYEE    

0559 PM     HAIL             3 SE HAIGLER            39.98N 101.90W
07/20/2009  E1.75 INCH       CHEYENNE           KS   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0605 PM     HAIL             9 N WHEELER             39.89N 101.71W
07/20/2009  E2.00 INCH       CHEYENNE           KS   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0605 PM     TSTM WND DMG     9 N WHEELER             39.89N 101.71W
07/20/2009                   CHEYENNE           KS   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            3 INCH DIAMETER TREE LIMBS DOWN.

0610 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 N WHEELER             39.80N 101.71W
07/20/2009                   CHEYENNE           KS   PUBLIC          

            8 INCH LIVE TREE LIMBS DOWN. GOLFBALL SIZE HAIL.

0610 PM     TSTM WND GST     ST. FRANCIS             39.77N 101.80W
07/20/2009  M57.00 MPH       CHEYENNE           KS   MESONET         

0610 PM     HAIL             5 SE WHEELER            39.71N 101.64W
07/20/2009  E2.50 INCH       CHEYENNE           KS   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0610 PM     TSTM WND GST     BIRD CITY               39.75N 101.53W
07/20/2009  M63.00 MPH       CHEYENNE           KS   MESONET         

0611 PM     TSTM WND DMG     7 N WHEELER             39.86N 101.71W
07/20/2009                   CHEYENNE           KS   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            MULTIPLE POWER LINES AND POWER POLES REPORTED DOWN IN 
            AREA.

0613 PM     TSTM WND GST     BIRD CITY               39.75N 101.53W
07/20/2009  M66.00 MPH       CHEYENNE           KS   MESONET         

0622 PM     HAIL             15 S EDSON              39.11N 101.54W
07/20/2009  E1.25 INCH       WALLACE            KS   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0625 PM     TORNADO          13 N GOODLAND           39.54N 101.71W
07/20/2009                   SHERMAN            KS   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0625 PM     HAIL             12 N GOODLAND           39.52N 101.71W
07/20/2009  M2.50 INCH       SHERMAN            KS   NWS EMPLOYEE    

0632 PM     TSTM WND GST     5 N GOODLAND            39.42N 101.71W
07/20/2009  E70.00 MPH       SHERMAN            KS   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            1 INCH HAIL

0633 PM     HAIL             12 N GOODLAND           39.52N 101.71W
07/20/2009  E4.25 INCH       SHERMAN            KS   NWS EMPLOYEE    

0633 PM     TSTM WND GST     12 N GOODLAND           39.52N 101.71W
07/20/2009  M79.00 MPH       SHERMAN            KS   MESONET         

0634 PM     TORNADO          2 N GOODLAND            39.38N 101.71W
07/20/2009                   SHERMAN            KS   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

0637 PM     TSTM WND GST     GOODLAND                39.35N 101.71W
07/20/2009  M64.00 MPH       SHERMAN            KS   ASOS            

0639 PM     TSTM WND GST     GOODLAND                39.35N 101.71W
07/20/2009  M72.00 MPH       SHERMAN            KS   ASOS            

0641 PM     HAIL             GOODLAND                39.35N 101.71W
07/20/2009  M2.50 INCH       SHERMAN            KS   NWS EMPLOYEE    

0641 PM     HAIL             GOODLAND                39.35N 101.71W
07/20/2009  M2.50 INCH       SHERMAN            KS   NWS EMPLOYEE    

            NWS EMPLOYEE CAR BACK WINDOW BROKE AT WFO.

0642 PM     TSTM WND GST     12 N GOODLAND           39.52N 101.71W
07/20/2009  M68.00 MPH       SHERMAN            KS   MESONET         

0642 PM     HAIL             GOODLAND                39.35N 101.71W
07/20/2009  E2.75 INCH       SHERMAN            KS   NWS EMPLOYEE    

0644 PM     HAIL             8 E WALLACE             38.91N 101.44W
07/20/2009  E2.75 INCH       LOGAN              KS   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

0644 PM     TSTM WND GST     4 W GOODLAND            39.35N 101.78W
07/20/2009  M66.00 MPH       SHERMAN            KS   MESONET         

0645 PM     TSTM WND DMG     GOODLAND                39.35N 101.71W
07/20/2009                   SHERMAN            KS   NWS EMPLOYEE    

            BROKEN GARAGE WINDOW

0647 PM     HAIL             GOODLAND                39.35N 101.71W
07/20/2009  M1.75 INCH       SHERMAN            KS   NWS EMPLOYEE    

            BROKEN VEHICLE WINDOW

0653 PM     TSTM WND GST     BURLINGTON              39.31N 102.27W
07/20/2009  M58.00 MPH       KIT CARSON         CO   ASOS            

0702 PM     TSTM WND DMG     12 N GOODLAND           39.52N 101.71W
07/20/2009                   SHERMAN            KS   NWS EMPLOYEE    

            14 INCH LIVE TREE LIMBS DOWN WITH 4.25 INCH HAIL AND 79 
            MPH WINDS REPORTED.

0707 PM     HAIL             7 S EDSON               39.23N 101.54W
07/20/2009  E1.00 INCH       SHERMAN            KS   PUBLIC          

0710 PM     HAIL             11 NNW LEOTI            38.63N 101.43W
07/20/2009  E1.75 INCH       WICHITA            KS   PUBLIC          

0711 PM     TSTM WND DMG     GOODLAND                39.35N 101.71W
07/20/2009                   SHERMAN            KS   NWS EMPLOYEE    

            3-4 INCH LIVE TREE BRANCHES DOWN

0713 PM     HAIL             11 NNW LEOTI            38.63N 101.43W
07/20/2009  E2.50 INCH       WICHITA            KS   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0719 PM     HAIL             9 NE WALLACE            39.00N 101.48W
07/20/2009  E4.25 INCH       WALLACE            KS   PUBLIC          

            SOFTBALL SIZED HAIL REPORTED ON THE WALLACE/LOGAN COUNTY 
            LINE.

0729 PM     HAIL             LEOTI                   38.48N 101.36W
07/20/2009  E2.50 INCH       WICHITA            KS   EMERGENCY MNGR  

0730 PM     HAIL             SW LEOTI                38.48N 101.36W
07/20/2009  E1.75 INCH       WICHITA            KS   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            GOLFBALL HAIL ON THE SOUTHWEST SIDE OF TOWN.

0730 PM     HAIL             LEOTI                   38.48N 101.36W
07/20/2009  E2.75 INCH       WICHITA            KS   PUBLIC          

0750 PM     HAIL             LYDIA                   38.28N 101.29W
07/20/2009  E1.75 INCH       WICHITA            KS   PUBLIC          

0759 PM     HAIL             SW LEOTI                38.48N 101.36W
07/20/2009  E1.75 INCH       WICHITA            KS   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            ESTIMATED 50 MPH WIND

0801 PM     HAIL             LEOTI                   38.48N 101.36W
07/20/2009  E1.75 INCH       WICHITA            KS   EMERGENCY MNGR  

0838 PM     TSTM WND DMG     GOODLAND                39.35N 101.71W
07/20/2009                   SHERMAN            KS   NWS EMPLOYEE    

            12 INCH LIVE TREE BRANCH DOWN.


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