Severe Storms Sunday August 9, 2009

Severe thunderstorms produced damaging winds and hail over parts of eastern Nebraska and southwest Iowa on Sunday August 10. Below is a preliminary list of storm reports received.

 

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
353 AM CDT MON AUG 10 2009

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

0605 AM     HAIL             COLUMBUS                41.43N 97.36W
08/09/2009  E2.00 INCH       PLATTE             NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

            HAIL UP TO TWO INCHES IN DIAMETER

0608 AM     HAIL             COLUMBUS                41.43N 97.36W
08/09/2009  E1.75 INCH       PLATTE             NE   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            HAIL UP TO GOLFBALL SIZE WEST SIDE OF COLUMBUS

0641 AM     HAIL             4 N ROGERS              41.52N 96.92W
08/09/2009  E1.75 INCH       COLFAX             NE   PUBLIC

0652 AM     HAIL             4 NW NORTH BEND         41.51N 96.84W
08/09/2009  E1.75 INCH       DODGE              NE   AMATEUR RADIO

0710 AM     TSTM WND DMG     2 N NICKERSON           41.56N 96.47W
08/09/2009                   DODGE              NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

            4 INCH BRANCHES DOWN.

0710 AM     HAIL             2 N NICKERSON           41.56N 96.47W
08/09/2009  E1.75 INCH       DODGE              NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

0730 AM     TSTM WND DMG     3 NW BLAIR              41.57N 96.18W
08/09/2009                   WASHINGTON         NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SMALL TREE DOWN WIND EST 60 MPH

0747 AM     HAIL             1 SW MODALE             41.61N 96.03W
08/09/2009  E1.75 INCH       HARRISON           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0800 AM     HAIL             5 SE MONDAMIN           41.66N 95.95W
08/09/2009  E1.00 INCH       HARRISON           IA   CO-OP OBSERVER

            LATE REPORT.

0810 AM     TSTM WND DMG     LOGAN                   41.64N 95.79W
08/09/2009                   HARRISON           IA   CO-OP OBSERVER

            SEVERAL LARGE TREE LIMBS BLOWN DOWN. SOYBEAN CROP ALSO
            LEANING. LATE REPORT.

0409 PM     HAIL             1 N FILLEY              40.30N 96.53W
08/09/2009  E2.00 INCH       GAGE               NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

            DAMAGE TO CAR.

0411 PM     TSTM WND DMG     STERLING                40.46N 96.38W
08/09/2009                   JOHNSON            NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

            4 INCH TREE LIMBS DOWN.

0445 PM     TSTM WND GST     JOHNSON                 40.41N 96.00W
08/09/2009  E65.00 MPH       NEMAHA             NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

            2-3 INCH TREE BRANCHES DOWN.

0445 PM     TSTM WND GST     AUBURN                  40.39N 95.84W
08/09/2009  E60.00 MPH       NEMAHA             NE   CO-OP OBSERVER

0445 PM     TSTM WND DMG     AUBURN                  40.39N 95.84W
08/09/2009                   NEMAHA             NE   EMERGENCY MNGR

            TREES AND TRANSFORMERS DOWN IN AND AROUND AUBURN. ROADS
            BLOCKED. GUST FRONT PRECEDED RAIN.

0525 PM     TSTM WND GST     12 E HAMBURG            40.61N 95.43W
08/09/2009  E60.00 MPH       FREMONT            IA   PUBLIC

            ESTIMATED UP TO 60 MPH WINDS.

0542 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 SE ODELL              40.02N 96.76W
08/09/2009  E60.00 MPH       GAGE               NE   PUBLIC

            4 INCH LIMBS DOWN.


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