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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State NEW YORK
County/Area ORLEANS
WFO BUF
Begin Date 06/13/2008 18:20:00 EST-5
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth E
Begin Location EAST SHELBY
Begin Lat/Lon 43.17/-78.32
End Date 06/13/2008 18:20:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 15.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A very warm and humid southerly flow between low pressure over the upper Great Lakes and high pressure off the mid-Atlantic coast during the day provided ideal conditions for late afternoon thunderstorms across the parts of the area. Convection focused on outflow and lake breeze boundaries. The thunderstorm wind gusts were measured to 62 mph and downed trees and power lines. Hail up to nickel-sized was also reported.
Event Narrative


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 131.00K 0.00K
LAONA CHAUTAUQUA CO. NY 06/13/2008 16:17 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
FOREST GLEN ERIE CO. NY 06/13/2008 17:00 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
MT MORRIS LIVINGSTON CO. NY 06/13/2008 17:40 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 53 kts. MG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
AMHERST ERIE CO. NY 06/13/2008 17:40 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
ALDEN ERIE CO. NY 06/13/2008 17:50 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 54 kts. MG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
AKRON ERIE CO. NY 06/13/2008 17:58 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 51 kts. MG 0 0 8.00K 0.00K
AKRON ERIE CO. NY 06/13/2008 18:15 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 8.00K 0.00K
EAST SHELBY ORLEANS CO. NY 06/13/2008 18:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
BRISTOL ONTARIO CO. NY 06/13/2008 18:44 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
GREECE MONROE CO. NY 06/13/2008 19:25 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
MARION WAYNE CO. NY 06/13/2008 19:32 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 131.00K 0.00K