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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 52 kts.
State MONTANA
County/Area PRAIRIE
WFO GGW
Begin Date 08/02/2008 23:18:00 MST-7
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth NW
Begin Location TERRY
Begin Lat/Lon 46.79/-105.31
End Date 08/02/2008 23:18:00 MST-7
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 strong shortwave trough located in southern Montana triggered a few severe thunderstorms in northeast Montana. One of these storms quickly developed into a destructive bow echo near Miles City before continuing northeast into Prairie, Dawson and Wibaux counties.
Event Narrative This wind gust occurred well behind the leading edge of the storm.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 1.50K 0.00K
MALTA PHILLIPS CO. MT 08/02/2008 18:35 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SACO PHILLIPS CO. MT 08/02/2008 19:10 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TERRY PRAIRIE CO. MT 08/02/2008 23:06 MST-7 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TERRY PRAIRIE CO. MT 08/02/2008 23:18 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
INTAKE DAWSON CO. MT 08/02/2008 23:50 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
WIBAUX WIBAUX CO. MT 08/03/2008 00:30 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 1.50K 0.00K