Storm Event Reports

September 15th, 2010

 
 
 
 
 
PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1017 PM CDT THU SEP 16 2010

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

1000 AM     LIGHTNING        FORT SCOTT              37.84N 94.71W
09/15/2010                   BOURBON            KS   EMERGENCY MNGR

            LIGHTNING STRUCK BOURBON COUNTY COURTHOUSE. ROOF WAS
            DAMAGED. THERE WAS ALSO SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE TO ELECTRONICS
            AND COMPUTERS INSIDE COURTHOUSE.

1100 AM     FLASH FLOOD      FORT SCOTT              37.84N 94.71W
09/15/2010                   BOURBON            KS   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NUMEROUS STREETS ARE FLOODED WITH SIX TO TWELVE INCHES OF
            WATER.

1101 AM     HEAVY RAIN       FORT SCOTT              37.84N 94.71W
09/15/2010  M1.10 INCH       BOURBON            KS   EMERGENCY MNGR

            MEASURED 1.1 INCHES OF RAIN IN ONE HOUR.

0430 PM     TSTM WND DMG     5 ESE SPRINGFIELD       37.18N 93.20W
09/15/2010                   GREENE             MO   NWS EMPLOYEE

            TREE DOWN

0430 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 W ROGERSVILLE         37.12N 93.07W
09/15/2010                   GREENE             MO   NWS STORM SURVEY

            IN FRONT OF THE BANK OF ROGERSVILLE ON HIGHWAY 60 A LARGE
            ROAD SIGN WAS BLOWN OVER AND SEVERAL SMALLER SIGNS WERE
            BLOWN DOWN. THERE WERE ALSO SEVERAL BUILDINGS WITH MINOR
            ROOF DAMAGE.

0430 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 W TURNERS             37.18N 93.20W
09/15/2010                   GREENE             MO   NWS STORM SURVEY

            NWS STORM SURVEY TEAM DETERMINED THAT A MICROBURST WITH
            ESTIMATED WINDS OF 80 MPH CAUSED NUMEROUS LARGE TREES TO
            BE BLOWN OVER WITH SEVERAL TREES LAYING ON A HOUSE.

0435 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 NW ROGERSVILLE        37.14N 93.08W
09/15/2010                   GREENE             MO   NWS STORM SURVEY

            NWS STORM SURVEY TEAM DETERMINED THAT A MICROBURST WITH
            ESTIMATED 80 MPH WINDS UPROOTED AND SNAPPED 30 OR MORE
            TREES AND REMOVED THE ROOF OFF A LARGE WORKSHOP. THE
            DAMAGE OCCURED AT THE INTERSECTION OF FARM ROADS 170 AND
            243. NEIGHBORING PROPERTIES HAD TREES BLOWN OVER AND
            MINOR ROOF DAMAGE. NUMEROUS TREES WERE BLOWN OVER NORTH
            OF THE INTERSECTION AT A GRAVEYARD.

0435 PM     TSTM WND DMG     E TURNERS               37.18N 93.16W
09/15/2010                   GREENE             MO   NWS STORM SURVEY

            NWS STORM SURVEY TEAM DETERMINED THAT A MICROBURST WITH
            ESTIMATED 85 MPH WINDS UPROOTED AND SNAPPED NUMEROUS
            LARGE TREES THAT WERE ACROSS THE RAILROAD TRACKS AND FARM
            ROAD 148. TRAIN TRAFFIC WAS STOPPED TO CLEAR TREES FROM
            THE TRACKS.

0440 PM     TSTM WND DMG     ROGERSVILLE             37.12N 93.06W
09/15/2010                   WEBSTER            MO   NWS STORM SURVEY

            NWS STORM SURVEY TEAM DETERMINED THAT A MICROBURST WITH
            ESTIMATED 90 MPH WINDS DESTROYED A LARGE BARN AND
            UPROOTED SEVERAL TREES AROUND A HOUSE ON HIGHWAY B IN THE
            NORTHERN PART OF ROGERSVILLE. ALSO SEVERAL TREES WERE
            BLOWN ONTO HOUSES AND A TREE CRUSHED THREE VEHICLES NEAR
            DOWNTOWN.

0445 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 E ROGERSVILLE         37.12N 93.00W
09/15/2010                   WEBSTER            MO   NWS EMPLOYEE

            TREE DOWN ACROSS ONE LANE OF WEST BOUND HIGHWAY 60

0445 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 SW FORDLAND           37.13N 92.98W
09/15/2010                   WEBSTER            MO   NWS STORM SURVEY

            NWS STORM SURVEY TEAM DETERMINED THAT A MICROBURST WITH
            ESTIMATED 85 MPH WINDS UPROOTED NUMEROUS LARGE TREES AT A
            RESIDENCE AT THE INTERSECTION HWY U AND SPROUT SPRING RD.
            A LARGE BARN WAS DESTROYED AT THE INTERSECTION OF SPROUT
            SPRING RD AND RD 349.

0850 PM     TSTM WND DMG     NEVADA                  37.84N 94.35W
09/15/2010                   VERNON             MO   EMERGENCY MNGR

            TREE LIMBS DOWN ON POWER LINES. POWER OUT ON NORTHWEST
            SIDE OF THE CITY.

0907 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 E SHERMAN             37.26N 95.02W
09/15/2010                   CHEROKEE           KS   EMERGENCY MNGR

            SEVERAL POWER POLES DOWN.

0925 PM     TSTM WND DMG     COLUMBUS                37.17N 94.84W
09/15/2010                   CHEROKEE           KS   EMERGENCY MNGR

            ROOF BLOWN OFF SCHOOL

0932 PM     TSTM WND GST     N FRONTENAC             37.46N 94.69W
09/15/2010  M68.00 MPH       CRAWFORD           KS   STORM CHASER

            MEASURED WITH A HAND HELD WIND METER.

0933 PM     TSTM WND GST     2 S CRESTLINE           37.14N 94.70W
09/15/2010  E60.00 MPH       CHEROKEE           KS   STORM CHASER

0934 PM     FLASH FLOOD      VISTA                   37.99N 93.66W
09/15/2010                   ST. CLAIR          MO   EMERGENCY MNGR

            SEVERAL LOW WATER CROSSINGS IN THE COUNTY FLOODING.

0935 PM     TSTM WND DMG     4 NW BAXTER SPRINGS     37.06N 94.79W
09/15/2010                   CHEROKEE           KS   EMERGENCY MNGR

            BARN DESTROYED

0940 PM     TSTM WND DMG     CARTHAGE                37.18N 94.31W
09/15/2010                   JASPER             MO   EMERGENCY MNGR

            A COUPLE OF TREES DOWN.

0945 PM     TSTM WND DMG     JOPLIN                  37.08N 94.51W
09/15/2010                   JASPER             MO   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            TREE DOWN. SOME DEBRIS IN THE ROAD. REPORT OVERHEARD ON
            SCANNER.

0950 PM     TSTM WND DMG     BROOKLYN HEIGHTS        37.17N 94.39W
09/15/2010                   JASPER             MO   AMATEUR RADIO

            DEBRIS ON THE GROUND. SPOTTERS REPORTED A FUNNEL CLOUD.

1000 PM     TSTM WND DMG     EL DORADO SPRINGS       37.88N 94.02W
09/15/2010                   CEDAR              MO   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WIND GUSTS DOWNED SEVERAL TREE LIMBS
            IN EL DORADO SPRINGS

1000 PM     TSTM WND GST     GREENFIELD              37.42N 93.84W
09/15/2010  E60.00 MPH       DADE               MO   LAW ENFORCEMENT

1035 PM     TSTM WND DMG     MARIONVILLE             37.00N 93.64W
09/15/2010                   LAWRENCE           MO   BROADCAST MEDIA

            TREES DOWN ON FISKE STREET

1045 PM     TSTM WND GST     4 NW EBENEZER           37.38N 93.36W
09/15/2010  E50.00 MPH       GREENE             MO   EMERGENCY MNGR

            REPORT FROM SPOTTER RELAYED THROUGH COUNTY EM.

1050 PM     TORNADO          5 WSW NIXA              37.02N 93.38W
09/15/2010                   CHRISTIAN          MO   NWS STORM SURVEY

            A NWS SURVEY TEAM DETERMINED THAT AN EF0 TORNADO...WITH
            ESTIMATED WIND SPEEDS OF 80-85 MPH...OCCURRED BETWEEN
            1050-1055 PM CDT ON SEPTEMBER 15 2010. THE TORNADO BEGAN
            ABOUT FOUR AND ONE-HALF MILES WEST-SOUTHWEST OF NIXA AND
            LIFTED ABOUT FOUR MILES WEST-SOUTHWEST OF NIXA. THE PATH
            LENGTH WAS ONE-HALF MILE AND THE PATH WIDTH WAS 100
            YARDS. NUMEROUS TREES WERE UPROOTED AND LIMBS OF UP TO 12
            INCHES IN DIAMETER WERE BROKEN.

1100 PM     FLASH FLOOD      OSCEOLA                 38.05N 93.70W
09/15/2010                   ST. CLAIR          MO   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NUMEROUS LOW WATER CROSSINGS WERE FLOODED BETWEEN 2100 15
            SEPT AND 0600 16 SEPT WITH SIX TO SIXTEEN INCHES OF WATER
            OVER THE ROADWAYS.

1100 PM     TSTM WND DMG     HIGHLANDVILLE           36.93N 93.28W
09/15/2010                   CHRISTIAN          MO   TRAINED SPOTTER

            TREE DOWN

1100 PM     FLASH FLOOD      OSCEOLA                 38.05N 93.70W
09/15/2010                   ST. CLAIR          MO   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NUMEROUS LOW WATER CROSSINGS THROUGHOUT ST. CLAIR COUNTY
            WERE FLOODED FROM 2100 15 SEPT TO 0600 16 SEPT WITH SIX
            TO SIXTEEN INCHES OF WATER.

1100 PM     TSTM WND DMG     NIXA                    37.04N 93.29W
09/15/2010                   CHRISTIAN          MO   TRAINED SPOTTER

            MULTIPLE TREES DOWN TWELVE INCHES OR GREATER IN DIAMETER

1102 PM     TSTM WND GST     HIGHLANDVILLE           36.93N 93.28W
09/15/2010  E60.00 MPH       CHRISTIAN          MO   AMATEUR RADIO

1142 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 N AVA                 37.00N 92.66W
09/15/2010  M60.00 MPH       DOUGLAS            MO   AMATEUR RADIO

1215 AM     TSTM WND DMG     8 W MOUNTAIN VIEW       37.00N 91.85W
09/16/2010                   HOWELL             MO   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            EIGHTEEN INCH TREE DOWN NEAR ROAD RA THREE MILES NORTH OF
            ROUTE 60.

1215 AM     TSTM WND DMG     PEACE VALLEY            36.87N 91.73W
09/16/2010                   HOWELL             MO   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            TWELVE INCH TREE REPORTED DOWN.

0305 AM     FLASH FLOOD      1 WNW FAIR GROVE        37.39N 93.18W
09/16/2010                   GREENE             MO   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            ROUTE CC CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

0438 AM     FLOOD            3 W TURNERS             37.18N 93.20W
09/16/2010                   GREENE             MO   EMERGENCY MNGR

            ROAD FLOODED AT FARM RD 193 S AND FARM RD 148.

0501 AM     FLOOD            2 ENE GALLOWAY          37.16N 93.20W
09/16/2010                   GREENE             MO   EMERGENCY MNGR

            WATER REPORTED OVER FARM RD 193 BETWEEN FARM RDS 156 AND
            164.

0505 AM     FLASH FLOOD      4 NW BUFFALO            37.69N 93.14W
09/16/2010                   DALLAS             MO   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            ROUTE C CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

0600 AM     FLASH FLOOD      MAPLETON                38.01N 94.88W
09/16/2010                   BOURBON            KS   EMERGENCY MNGR

            EIGHTEEN INCHES OF WATER REPORTED OVER HIGHWAY 7 ONE MILE
            SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 31. ROAD WAS CLOSED.

0600 AM     FLASH FLOOD      4 W MAPLETON            38.01N 94.96W
09/16/2010                   BOURBON            KS   EMERGENCY MNGR

            ONE FOOT OF WATER WAS REPORTED OVER HIGHWAY 65. ROAD WAS
            CLOSED.

0600 AM     FLASH FLOOD      3 S NEVADA              37.80N 94.35W
09/16/2010                   VERNON             MO   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            BRIDGE WAS WASHED OUT AT INTERSECTION OF TALLY BEND ROAD
            AND 1700 ROAD.

0605 AM     FLASH FLOOD      4 W LOUISBURG           37.76N 93.21W
09/16/2010                   POLK               MO   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            ROUTE P CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

0743 AM     FLOOD            3 WSW MORRISVILLE       37.46N 93.47W
09/16/2010                   POLK               MO   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NUMEROUS ROADS CLOSED ACROSS THE EASTERN PORTION OF THE
            COUNTY. THIS INCLUDES ROADS
            470TH...530TH...535TH...552ND. POMME DE TERRE RIVER IS
            REPORTED OUT OF ITS BANKS IN THESE LOCATIONS.

0805 AM     FLASH FLOOD      SSE STOTESBURY          37.97N 94.56W
09/16/2010                   VERNON             MO   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            ROUTE V CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

0905 AM     FLASH FLOOD      4 WNW PRESCOTT          37.46N 91.99W
09/16/2010                   TEXAS              MO   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            ROUTE BB CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

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