Storm Reports from Wednesday, August 10th

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
1005 PM CDT WED AUG 10 2011

...POWERFUL THUNDERSTORMS PUSH ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE NORTHERN AND
WESTERN SAND HILLS...

LATE AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPED ACROSS NORTHERN CHERRY COUNTY
AND SOUTHERN SOUTH DAKOTA AND SLOWLY PUSHED SOUTHWARD THROUGH THE
EVENING. MOST ACTIVITY WAS LOCATED OVER CHERRY COUNTY AND INTO
HOOKER COUNTY. HAIL THE SIZE OF GOLF BALLS...WINDS OF 60 MILES PER
HOUR...AND HEAVY RAINFALL IN EXCESS OF 1.80 INCHES WERE ASSOCIATED
WITH THESE STORMS. A FUNNEL CLOUD WAS ALSO REPORTED OVER CENTRAL
CHERRY COUNTY. HERE IS A LISTING OF STORM REPORTS AS OF 10 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

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

0450 PM     HAIL             4 N SPARKS              42.99N 100.27W
08/10/2011  E1.75 INCH       CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

            GROUND COVERED WHITE WITH HAIL WITH THE LARGEST UP TO
            GOLF BALL SIZE.

0604 PM     HAIL             4 N CODY                42.99N 101.25W
08/10/2011  E0.25 INCH       CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

0641 PM     HAIL             8 SW CODY               42.86N 101.36W
08/10/2011  E1.50 INCH       CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

0707 PM     HAIL             MERRIMAN                42.92N 101.70W
08/10/2011  E0.50 INCH       CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

0710 PM     HAIL             MERRIMAN                42.92N 101.70W
08/10/2011  E0.75 INCH       CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

            HAIL WAS COVERING THE GROUND.

0715 PM     HAIL             12 SSW CODY             42.78N 101.34W
08/10/2011  E1.00 INCH       CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

            HAIL MADE GROUND WHITE...ALSO ACCOMPANIED BY 40 MPH WINDS


0730 PM     HAIL             22 S CODY               42.62N 101.25W
08/10/2011  E1.00 INCH       CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

0740 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     20 WSW MERRITT RESERVOI 42.53N 101.23W
08/10/2011                   CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

0740 PM     HAIL             20 WSW MERRITT RESERVOI 42.53N 101.23W
08/10/2011  E1.75 INCH       CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

0740 PM     HAIL             27 S CODY               42.55N 101.25W
08/10/2011  E1.75 INCH       CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

            REPORTED SEEING A ROTATING WALL CLOUD JUST TO THE NORTH
            OF THE LOCATION.

0824 PM     HAIL             17 NW MULLEN            42.22N 101.28W
08/10/2011  E1.00 INCH       CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

0824 PM     TSTM WND GST     17 NW MULLEN            42.22N 101.28W
08/10/2011  E60.00 MPH       CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

0900 PM     HAIL             1 W MULLEN              42.04N 101.06W
08/10/2011  E1.00 INCH       HOOKER             NE   PUBLIC

0913 PM     HAIL             4 SW MULLEN             42.00N 101.10W
08/10/2011  E1.75 INCH       HOOKER             NE   PUBLIC

0934 PM     HEAVY RAIN       MULLEN                  42.04N 101.04W
08/10/2011  M1.80 INCH       HOOKER             NE   CO-OP OBSERVER

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