Did you experience any severe weather on Friday?
Severe thunderstorms moved through portions of Gogebic, Ontonagon, Baraga, Houghton, and Iron Counties Friday evening, August 13th between 7:00 PM and 9:00 PM CDT (8:00 PM and 10:00 PM EDT). If you experienced any severe weather with these storms, please let us know. The information you send us will be used to further train our Meteorologists and refine our computer algorithms, which will aid in saving lives and protecting property. We very much appreciate those who take the time to send us this important information.
The National Weather Service also wishes to thank to those who reported or relayed critical severe weather information on Wednesday! Reports from Skywarn Storm Spotters, the public, and the Gogebic County Sheriff's Office proved extremely helpful during the severe weather event. Thank you!
Our Contact Information:
Telephone: (906) 475-5212 (press 0 to speak with a forecaster)
Use the following as a guide for what to report:
When and where: We will need the location where you observed the severe weather. If you know approximately what time it happed, include that as well.
Hail: Report any size. Relate to the size of a coin (eg. penny or quarter size hail) or other familiar object (eg. pea or baseball size hail)
Wind: Report if the wind did any damage (tree down, branches down, damage to structures, etc.), or if you think the wind was greater than or equal to 60 mph.
Flooding: Report any street or river flooding.