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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 52 kts.
State ILLINOIS
County/Area JO DAVIESS
WFO DVN
Begin Date 07/31/2008 11:00:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth W
Begin Location GALENA
Begin Lat/Lon 42.42/-90.43
End Date 07/31/2008 11:00:00 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 A thunderstorm complex raced southeast out of Minnesota through northeast Iowa and northern Illinois during the late morning and early afternoon hours of July 31 producing winds in excess of 60 mph and some large hail. Near Winslow, IL, one person received several fractures when the pole barn they were in collapsed.
Event Narrative Wind gusts estimated to be 60 mph blew down a 3 to 4 inch diameter branch in Galena, IL around 12:00 pm July 31.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 1 25.00K 0.00K
GALENA JO DAVIESS CO. IL 07/31/2008 11:00 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GALENA JO DAVIESS CO. IL 07/31/2008 11:05 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HANOVER JO DAVIESS CO. IL 07/31/2008 11:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KENT STEPHENSON CO. IL 07/31/2008 11:29 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WINSLOW STEPHENSON CO. IL 07/31/2008 11:35 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 1 25.00K 0.00K
KENT STEPHENSON CO. IL 07/31/2008 11:35 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LANARK CARROLL CO. IL 07/31/2008 11:40 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 1 25.00K 0.00K