Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State WEST VIRGINIA
County/Area HARDY
WFO LWX
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-07-20 17:17:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 4ESE ROCKOAK
Begin Lat/Lon 39.13/-78.67
End Date 2008-07-20 17:17:00.0 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 1.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A weak surface trough developed over the Mid Atlantic on July 20th. This trough combined with heat and humidity allowed isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms to form across the eastern pan handle of West Virginia. Some storms became severe, downing trees and power lines in Hardy, Hampshire and Mineral counties.
Event Narrative Hardy County Emergency Management reported a tree down northwest of Wardensville.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
KEYSER MINERAL CO. WV 07/20/2008 16:40 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
LIMESTONE MINERAL CO. WV 07/20/2008 16:50 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
SLANESVILLE HAMPSHIRE CO. WV 07/20/2008 17:05 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
ROCKOAK HARDY CO. WV 07/20/2008 17:17 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 15.00K 0.00K