7 Tornadoes Confirmed Across the Area

Most of the tornadoes were only brief touch downs, with very little damage, except the tornado southeast of Blenco that moved across the Boyscout camp into Moorhead, IA.

Map of all tornado touch downs in eastern Nebraska and southwest Iowa.

Tornado touch downs the evening of June 11th, 2008

 

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
225 PM CDT THU JUN 12 2008

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

0539 PM    
HAIL             2 W VALPARAISO          41.08N 96.87W
06/11/2008  E0.75 INCH       SAUNDERS           NE   PUBLIC

0608 PM    
TORNADO          1 S WAHOO               41.20N 96.62W
06/11/2008                   SAUNDERS           NE   PUBLIC

0615 PM    
HAIL             4 W WAHOO               41.22N 96.70W
06/11/2008  E0.88 INCH       SAUNDERS           NE   AMATEUR RADIO

0615 PM    
TSTM WND DMG     3 N PAPILLION           41.20N 96.04W
06/11/2008                   DOUGLAS            NE   CO-OP OBSERVER

            TREE DOWN AT GILES AND ELLSWORTH.

0625 PM    
HAIL             4 W WAHOO               41.22N 96.70W
06/11/2008  E0.88 INCH       SAUNDERS           NE   AMATEUR RADIO

0630 PM    
HAIL             OMAHA                   41.26N 96.01W
06/11/2008  E0.88 INCH       DOUGLAS            NE   AMATEUR RADIO

            NORTH OMAHA AT 312 ST AND HIGHWAY 36.

0630 PM    
TSTM WND DMG     2 NW LITTLE SIOUX       41.83N 96.05W
06/11/2008                   HARRISON           IA   CO-OP OBSERVER

            BRANCHES AND DEAD TREE DOWN.
POWER OUT.

0635 PM    
TORNADO          6 SE BLENCOE            41.87N 96.00W
06/11/2008  F2               MONONA             IA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            *** 4 FATAL, 48 INJ ***
TORNADO HIT THE 1800 ACRE LITTLE
            SIOUX BOY SCOUT RANCH JUST NORTH OF THE HARRISON COUNTY
            LINE. 48 INJURIES AND 4 FATALITIES CONFIRMED. CAMP CABINS
            AND HOME DESTROYED. LOCATION WAS CORRECTED BASED ON
            AERIAL IMAGERY AND PRELIMINARY EF SCALE RATING.

0639 PM    
HAIL             1 NW VALLEY             41.32N 96.36W
06/11/2008  E0.75 INCH       DOUGLAS            NE  
NWS EMPLOYEE

            AT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE

0642 PM    
TORNADO          MOORHEAD                41.92N 95.85W
06/11/2008                   MONONA             IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            RAIN-WRAPPED
TORNADO RELAYED BY WFO-DMX

0648 PM    
TORNADO          2 W ELKHORN             41.28N 96.27W
06/11/2008                   DOUGLAS            NE   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0650 PM    
TORNADO          ELKHORN                 41.28N 96.24W
06/11/2008                   DOUGLAS            NE   LAW ENFORCEMENT

           
TORNADO ON GROUND AT THE WEST EDGE OF TOWN.

0659 PM    
TORNADO          6 N ELKHORN             41.37N 96.24W
06/11/2008                   DOUGLAS            NE   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

0700 PM    
HAIL             OMAHA                   41.26N 96.01W
06/11/2008  E1.00 INCH       DOUGLAS            NE   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED QUARTER SIZE
HAIL AT THE CORNER
            OF 168TH AND BENNINGTON

0700 PM    
TSTM WND DMG     1 NW BENNINGTON         41.38N 96.17W
06/11/2008                   DOUGLAS            NE   PUBLIC

            PATIO CHAIRS BLOWN INTO WINDOW. PONTOON BOAT PICKED UP
            AND BLOWN TWO HOUSES DOWN. IN THE NEWPORT SUBDIVISION.
            ESTIMATED
WIND SPEED 60 MPH.

0705 PM    
TSTM WND DMG     1 NW LINCOLN            40.83N 96.70W
06/11/2008                   LANCASTER          NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

            LARGE TREE
LIMB DOWN

0712 PM    
HAIL             1 NW LINCOLN            40.83N 96.70W
06/11/2008  E1.00 INCH       LANCASTER          NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

0720 PM    
TORNADO          6 NE CASTANA            42.13N 95.83W
06/11/2008                   MONONA             IA   AMATEUR RADIO

0737 PM    
HAIL             DORCHESTER              40.65N 97.11W
06/11/2008  E1.00 INCH       SALINE             NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

0739 PM    
TORNADO          E GREENWOOD             40.96N 96.44W
06/11/2008                   CASS               NE   PUBLIC

0748 PM    
TORNADO          3 NW DEFIANCE           41.86N 95.38W
06/11/2008                   SHELBY             IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

0748 PM    
HAIL             GREENWOOD               40.96N 96.44W
06/11/2008  E1.75 INCH       CASS               NE   EMERGENCY MNGR

            AT 310TH AND CHURCH RD

0750 PM    
TORNADO          3 SW LOUISVILLE         40.97N 96.20W
06/11/2008                   CASS               NE   LAW ENFORCEMENT

           
TORNADO ON THE GROUND JUST SOUTH OF HWY 66 NEAR PLATTE
            RIVER STATE PARK. RELAYED BY
WFO LBF.

0750 PM    
TORNADO          PLATTSMOUTH             41.01N 95.89W
06/11/2008                   CASS               NE   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            INCORRECT LOCATION

0753 PM     HEAVY RAIN       OMAHA                   41.26N 96.01W
06/11/2008  E8.00 INCH       DOUGLAS            NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

            6 TO 8 INCHES AT 168 AND NORTH AMES AVE.

0755 PM    
HAIL             LINCOLN                 40.82N 96.69W
06/11/2008  E0.75 INCH       LANCASTER          NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

            AT 66TH AND Y

0756 PM    
FLOOD            OMAHA                   41.26N 96.01W
06/11/2008                   DOUGLAS            NE   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            1
FT OF WATER OVER ROAD AT 214TH AND WEST MAPLE

0800 PM    
TSTM WND DMG     5 NW PERSIA             41.63N 95.64W
06/11/2008                   HARRISON           IA   PUBLIC

            TWO WINDOWS BLOWN OUT. SMALL BRANCHES BLOWN DOWN. 1.75
            INCHES OF RAIN. TIME ESTIMATED BASED ON
RADAR IMAGERY.

0805 PM    
TORNADO          4 S DEFIANCE            41.77N 95.34W
06/11/2008                   SHELBY             IA   EMERGENCY MNGR

            30-40 VERY LARGE TREES KNOCKED OVER. OUTBUILDING DAMAGED.


0805 PM     NON-
TSTM WND GST PAPILLION               41.16N 96.04W
06/11/2008  M67.00 MPH       SARPY              NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

0808 PM    
HAIL             OMAHA                   41.26N 96.01W
06/11/2008  E1.00 INCH       DOUGLAS            NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

            AT 159 AND GILES

0812 PM    
HAIL             OMAHA                   41.26N 96.01W
06/11/2008  E1.00 INCH       DOUGLAS            NE   AMATEUR RADIO

            138TH AND INDUSTRIAL ROAD

0815 PM    
HAIL             IRWIN                   41.79N 95.21W
06/11/2008  E0.88 INCH       SHELBY             IA   AMATEUR RADIO

0815 PM    
HAIL             OMAHA                   41.26N 96.01W
06/11/2008  E1.00 INCH       DOUGLAS            NE   AMATEUR RADIO

            108TH AND HARRISON

0817 PM    
HAIL             DORCHESTER              40.65N 97.11W
06/11/2008  M0.88 INCH       SALINE             NE   EMERGENCY MNGR

0817 PM    
HAIL             OMAHA                   41.26N 96.01W
06/11/2008  E1.00 INCH       DOUGLAS            NE   AMATEUR RADIO

            AT 120 AND W ST

0819 PM    
HAIL             OMAHA                   41.26N 96.01W
06/11/2008  E1.00 INCH       DOUGLAS            NE   AMATEUR RADIO

0820 PM    
HAIL             OMAHA                   41.26N 96.01W
06/11/2008  E0.88 INCH       DOUGLAS            NE   AMATEUR RADIO

            AT 90TH AND CENTER

0824 PM    
HAIL             BELLEVUE                41.16N 95.92W
06/11/2008  E1.00 INCH       SARPY              NE   AMATEUR RADIO

            WASHINGTON STREET

0825 PM    
TORNADO          PLYMOUTH                40.30N 96.99W
06/11/2008                   JEFFERSON          NE   EMERGENCY MNGR

            INVALID
REPORT

0838 PM     TORNADO          2 N JANSEN              40.21N 97.08W
06/11/2008                   JEFFERSON          NE   EMERGENCY MNGR

0838 PM    
FUNNEL CLOUD     2 SE PLYMOUTH           40.28N 96.96W
06/11/2008                   JEFFERSON          NE   EMERGENCY MNGR

            INVALID
REPORT

0910 PM     HAIL             PAPILLION               41.16N 96.04W
06/11/2008  E1.00 INCH       SARPY              NE   CO-OP OBSERVER

0930 PM     HEAVY RAIN       OMAHA                   41.26N 96.01W
06/11/2008  M2.15 INCH       DOUGLAS            NE  
NWS EMPLOYEE

            FELL BETWEEN 6PM AND 9PM AT 35TH AND CHARLES.

1000 PM    
FLOOD            LOUISVILLE              41.00N 96.16W
06/11/2008                   CASS               NE   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            ROAD UNDERWATER AT 156TH AND KEYSER NEAR LOUISVILLE.

1000 PM    
FLOOD            LOUISVILLE              41.00N 96.16W
06/11/2008                   CASS               NE   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            ROADS UNDERWATER AT 156TH AND KEYSER NEAR LOUISVILLE

1052 PM     HEAVY RAIN       3 W PACIFIC JUNCTION    41.02N 95.86W
06/11/2008  M2.25 INCH       MILLS              IA   PUBLIC

1052 PM    
FLOOD            COUNCIL BLUFFS          41.24N 95.86W
06/11/2008                   POTTAWATTAMIE      IA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            AT THE 2500-2800 BLOCK OF OF S16TH

1056 PM     HEAVY RAIN       3 SW PACIFIC JUNCTION   40.99N 95.84W
06/11/2008  E2.25 INCH       MILLS              IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            DITCHES AND FIELDS WERE FILLING WITH WATER.

1145 PM    
FLOOD            GREENWOOD               40.96N 96.44W
06/11/2008                   CASS               NE   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            ROADS BLOCKED AT 250-262ND AND MINORED RD AND AT HWY 63
            AND HWY 6 IN GREENWOOD

0135 AM    
FLOOD            1 W OAKLAND             41.31N 95.42W
06/12/2008                   POTTAWATTAMIE      IA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            WATER ON ROAD.



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