Peak Wind Gusts from Friday

A powerful storm system moving across the eastern Dakotas brought strong winds to region yesterday, with sustained winds in excess of 30 mph and gusts in excess of 40 mph being observed at many locations across Minnesota.  Below is a collection airports, road side sensonsors, and other mesonet observations that saw winds gusts of 30 mph or greater.

Peak Winds from Friday

 

...HIGHEST WIND GUSTS FROM FRIDAY...

LOCATION                       SPEED     TIME/DATE                            
ALEXANDRIA AIRPORT             49        0618 PM 10/11                        
2 W WINTHROP                   45        0150 PM 10/11                        
3 SSE ALEXANDRIA               45        0716 PM 10/11                        
3 ESE PENNOCK                  45        0715 PM 10/11                        
5 NNE ELLENDALE                45        0246 PM 10/11                        
REDWOOD FALLS MUNICIPAL AIRPOR 45        0354 PM 10/11                        
NEW ULM MUNICIPAL AIRPORT      45        0213 PM 10/11                        
MANKATO REGIONAL AIRPORT       45        1215 PM 10/11                        
MORRIS AIRPORT                 44        0546 PM 10/11                        
3 ENE MADELIA                  43        0145 PM 10/11                        
ALBERT LEA MUNICIPAL AP        43        0350 PM 10/11                        
FLYING CLOUD AIRPORT           43        0322 PM 10/11                        
WASECA                         43        0353 PM 10/11                        
ST JAMES                       43        0355 PM 10/11                        
8 SSE CANNON FALLS             42        0130 PM 10/11                        
HANLEY FALLS                   42        0320 PM 10/11                        
FAIRMONT MUNICIPAL AIRPORT     41        0515 PM 10/11                        
3 W NEW PRAGUE                 41        1230 PM 10/11                        
7 N GRANITE LEDGE              40        0918 PM 10/11                        
3 WNW HARDING                  40        1225 PM 10/11                        
ST PAUL DOWNTOWN AIRPORT       40        0120 PM 10/11                        
2 NNE ROGERS                   40        1219 PM 10/11                        
MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL INTL AP    40        0134 PM 10/11                        
5 SSW MARIETTA                 40        0150 PM 10/11                        
1 NNW RICE                     40        0110 PM 10/11                        
2 NNW BURNSVILLE               39        1035 PM 10/11                        
5 WNW RED WING                 39        0440 PM 10/11                        
9 SSW STARBUCK                 39        0445 PM 10/11                        
FAIRBAULT MUNI AP              39        0254 PM 10/11                        
1 NNW PRIOR LAKE               39        1015 PM 10/11                        
MINNEAPOLIS CRYSTAL AIRPORT    39        0246 PM 10/11                        
OSCEOLA                        39        0415 PM 10/11                        
1 ESE ROUND PRAIRIE            39        0815 PM 10/11                        
GLENCOE                        39        0312 PM 10/11                        
ST. CLOUD REGIONAL AIRPORT     39        0107 PM 10/11                        
5 WNW DUNDAS                   39        0311 PM 10/11                        
1 SE CLEARWATER                39        1210 PM 10/11                        
1 N SKYLINE                    38        0200 PM 10/11                        
HUTCHINSON                     38        0153 PM 10/11                        
MUNICIPAL APT                  38        0354 PM 10/11                        
MONTEVIDEO                     38        0414 PM 10/11                        
STANTON AIRFIELD               38        0351 PM 10/11                        
ANOKA COUNTY-BLAINE AIRPORT    38        0359 PM 10/11                        
GLENWOOD                       37        0533 PM 10/11                        
1 N CANBY                      37        0314 PM 10/11                        
1 SSE STANLEY                  37        0259 PM 10/11                        
LITTLE FALLS                   37        0834 PM 10/11                        
CHIPPEWA VALLEY REGIONAL AIRPO 37        0127 PM 10/11                        
OLIVIA                         37        0313 PM 10/11                        
RICE LAKE                      37        0215 PM 10/11                        
GRANITE FALLS                  37        0313 PM 10/11                        
PRINCETON                      37        0913 PM 10/11                        
6 E JORDAN                     37        1143 AM 10/11                        
1 WSW ROBBINSDALE              37        0607 PM 10/11                        
2 SE SAUK CENTRE               37        0705 PM 10/11                        
RUSH CITY                      36        0214 PM 10/11                        
MADISON                        36        0213 PM 10/11                        
SOUTH ST PAUL AIRPORT          36        0432 PM 10/11                        
APPLETON                       36        0853 PM 10/11                        
PAYNESVILLE MUNICIPAL AIRPORT  36        1212 AM 10/12                        
1 ESE CAMBRIDGE                36        1200 PM 10/11                        
1 NNE FREDERIC                 36        0720 PM 10/11                        
5 SE SEARLES                   36        0512 PM 10/11                        
3 N HARRIS                     36        1225 PM 10/11                        
2 NW BLUE EARTH                36        0140 PM 10/11                        
LITCHFIELD                     35        1232 PM 10/11                        
RED WING                       35        0215 PM 10/11                        
BENSON                         35        0433 PM 10/11                        
3 ESE BELGRADE                 35        0110 PM 10/11                        
2 WSW CLARA CITY               35        0240 PM 10/11                        
BUFFALO                        35        0316 PM 10/11                        
3 WSW PRINSBURG                35        0650 PM 10/11                        
3 S LITCHFIELD                 35        0911 PM 10/11                        
3 SE CUMBERLAND                35        0255 PM 10/11                        
MENOMONIE                      35        0155 PM 10/11                        
MAPLE LAKE                     35        0254 PM 10/11                        
2 SE SAUK CENTRE               35        0611 PM 10/11                        
3 E LAKE ELMO                  35        0412 PM 10/11                        
RUSK COUNTY AIRPORT            35        0535 PM 10/11                        
5 SE TWIN LAKES                35        0340 PM 10/11                        
4 E SAUK RAPIDS                35        0907 PM 10/11                        
8 N MILACA                     35        0951 PM 10/11                        
MORA                           35        1054 PM 10/11                        
6 WSW FOLEY                    34        0903 PM 10/11                        
2 SSE LITTLE FALLS             34        0207 PM 10/11                        
3 SW KNAPP                     34        0158 PM 10/11                        
1 NE OSCEOLA                   34        0957 PM 10/11                        
7 ESE COLFAX                   33        0541 PM 10/11                        
2 WSW PRIOR LAKE               33        0517 PM 10/11                        
4 ESE RICHFIELD                33        0140 PM 10/11                        
6 WSW WYOMING                  33        0306 PM 10/11                        
NEW RICHMOND                   33        0135 PM 10/11                        
2 E SKYLINE                    33        1144 AM 10/11                        
1 N ZIMMERMAN                  33        0818 PM 10/11                        
8 ENE BRANCH                   33        0659 PM 10/11                        
MORRISTOWN                     32        1028 PM 10/11                        
2 WSW SOUTH SAINT PAUL         32        0351 PM 10/11                        
2 NW ANOKA                     32        0833 PM 10/11                        
MINNEAPOLIS                    32        0331 PM 10/11                        
3 S CARVER                     32        0149 PM 10/11                        
MADISON SCHOOLNET              31        0547 PM 10/11                        
1 ENE MORA                     31        0208 PM 10/11                        
2 ESE COON RAPIDS              31        1212 PM 10/11                        
CRESCENT LAKE #1               31        0420 PM 10/11                        
CAMBRIDGE                      31        0335 PM 10/11                        
1 ESE COTTAGE GROVE            31        0526 PM 10/11                        
2 NE LAKEVILLE                 31        0513 PM 10/11                        
AUGUSTA FIRE WEATHER           30        0505 PM 10/11                        
2 ESE SAINT CROIX FALLS        30        0407 PM 10/11                        
2 ESE MONTICELLO               30        1210 PM 10/11


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