Peak Wind Gusts and Wind Damage Reports from Significant Winter Storm

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
943 PM CST SUN DEC 12 2010

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

0650 AM     NON-TSTM WND GST 5 SSE BEACH PARK        42.36N 87.81W
12/12/2010  M52.00 MPH       LMZ740             IL   OFFICIAL NWS OBS

            45 KNOT GUST MEASURED AT WAUKEGAN HARBOR GLOS WEATHER
            STATION. ANEMOMETER HEIGHT 30 FEET.

0757 AM     NON-TSTM WND GST ROCKFORD AIRPORT        42.20N 89.10W
12/12/2010  M51.00 MPH       WINNEBAGO          IL   ASOS

0845 AM     NON-TSTM WND GST PERU                    41.34N 89.13W
12/12/2010  M47.00 MPH       LA SALLE           IL   AWOS

0930 AM     NON-TSTM WND GST SUGAR GROVE             41.77N 88.46W
12/12/2010  M48.00 MPH       KANE               IL   ASOS

            MEASURED AT AURORA MUNICIPAL AIRPORT IN SUGAR
            GROVE...KARR.

1025 AM     NON-TSTM WND GST 4 E MAZON               41.25N 88.34W
12/12/2010  M42.00 MPH       GRUNDY             IL   MESONET

1025 AM     NON-TSTM WND GST ROMEOVILLE              41.65N 88.09W
12/12/2010  M45.00 MPH       WILL               IL   AWOS

            MEASURED AT LEWIS UNIVERSITY AIRPORT...KLOT.

1125 AM     NON-TSTM WND GST PONTIAC                 40.88N 88.64W
12/12/2010  M45.00 MPH       LIVINGSTON         IL   AWOS

1218 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST OHARE AIRPORT           41.98N 87.90W
12/12/2010  M47.00 MPH       COOK               IL   ASOS

1229 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST MIDWAY AIRPORT          41.78N 87.75W
12/12/2010  M47.00 MPH       COOK               IL   ASOS

0148 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST WAUKEGAN                42.37N 87.87W
12/12/2010  M44.00 MPH       LAKE               IL   ASOS

0246 PM     NON-TSTM WND DMG PORTAGE                 41.59N 87.18W
12/12/2010                   PORTER             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            LARGE TREE DOWN ACROSS SAMUELSON JUST NORTH OF CENTRAL.
            TREE TOOK DOWN SOME POWER LINES.

0246 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST PORTAGE                 41.59N 87.18W
12/12/2010  M55.00 MPH       PORTER             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0250 PM     NON-TSTM WND DMG PORTAGE                 41.59N 87.18W
12/12/2010                   PORTER             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            2 TREES DOWN ALONG 500 W BLOCK.

0300 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST 4 NE CHICAGO            41.92N 87.57W
12/12/2010  M64.00 MPH       LMZ741             IL   C-MAN STATION

            56 KNOT GUST MEASURED AT CHICAGO CRIB. ANEMOMETER HEIGHT
            85 FEET.

0308 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST RENSSELAER              40.94N 87.15W
12/12/2010  M47.00 MPH       JASPER             IN   MESONET

0310 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST 3 NNW BURNS HARBOR      41.65N 87.15W
12/12/2010  M58.00 MPH       LMZ745             IN   OFFICIAL NWS OBS

            50 KNOT GUST MEASURED AT GLOS WEATHER STATION. ANEMOMETER
            HEIGHT 33 FEET.

0312 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST WEST CHICAGO            41.89N 88.22W
12/12/2010  M47.00 MPH       DUPAGE             IL   ASOS

0416 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST WHEELING                42.13N 87.92W
12/12/2010  M43.00 MPH       COOK               IL   ASOS

            MEASURED AT WHEELING/PALWAUKEE CHICAGO EXECUTIVE
            AIRPORT...KPWK.

0443 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST VALPARAISO              41.48N 87.05W
12/12/2010  M48.00 MPH       PORTER             IN   ASOS

0445 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST GARY                    41.60N 87.34W
12/12/2010  M63.00 MPH       LAKE               IN   AWOS

0525 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST 5 S CALUMET CITY        41.54N 87.53W
12/12/2010  M52.00 MPH       LAKE               IN   AWOS

            MEASURED AT CHICAGO/LANSING MUNICIPAL AIRPORT...KIGQ.

0700 PM     NON-TSTM WND GST 3 NE TOWN OF PINES      41.73N 86.91W
12/12/2010  M66.00 MPH       LMZ046             IN   C-MAN STATION

            57 KNOT GUST MEASURED AT MICHIGAN CITY C-MAN STATION.
            ANEMOMETER HEIGHT 70 FEET.


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RC



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