Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 61 kts.
State IOWA
County/Area CLAYTON
Report Source Newspaper
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-07-31 09:45:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 0NNE GUTTENBURG
Begin Lat/Lon 42.7854/-91.0969
End Date 2008-07-31 09:45:00.0 CST-6
End Lat/Lon 42.7854/-91.0969
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 3.50K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A low pressure area affected northeast Iowa during the late morning hours of July 31. Severe thunderstorms developed ahead of the system, knocking down several trees and snapping power lines.
Event Narrative Several trees and branches were downed in the city of Guttenberg. One large, old maple tree snapped power lines and a couple of tree branches fell on a parked van. Wind gusts from severe thunderstorms were estimated at 60 to 70 mph.


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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 3.50K 0.00K
GUTTENBURG CLAYTON CO. IA 07/31/2008 09:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 3.50K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 3.50K 0.00K