Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 52 kts.
State MINNESOTA
County/Area AITKIN
WFO DLH
Begin Date 05/17/2008 12:12:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth NW
Begin Location MINNEWAWA
Begin Lat/Lon 46.71/-93.3
End Date 05/17/2008 12:12:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Instability combined with cold air aloft triggered scattered showers and thunderstorms across portions of northeast Minnesota during the afternoon of May 17. Some storms became severe with gusty winds of 60 mph or greater and large hail.
Event Narrative Power lines were blown down near Big Sandy Lake.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MINNEWAWA AITKIN CO. MN 05/17/2008 12:12 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LITTLE FORK KOOCHICHING CO. MN 05/17/2008 12:44 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BLACKBERRY ITASCA CO. MN 05/17/2008 14:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HINCKLEY PINE CO. MN 05/17/2008 16:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HILL CITY AITKIN CO. MN 05/17/2008 16:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K