Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State WASHINGTON
County/Area PEND OREILLE
WFO OTX
Report Source Broadcast Media
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-08-18 20:45:00.0 PST-8
Begin Location 6WNW DIAMOND LAKE
Begin Lat/Lon 48.1546/-117.3045
End Date 2008-08-18 21:07:00.0 PST-8
End Location 6WNW DIAMOND LAKE
End Lat/Lon 48.1546/-117.3045
Deaths Direct/Indirect 1/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Outflow winds from a thunderstorm caused damage to several trees and knocked down power lines.
Event Narrative A man was killed after a tree fell on him during a thunderstorm. The man was trying to keep a dock from floating away during the high winds. The exact age of the man is not known, but was in his late 50s.


Event Fatality Details:

Type Age Gender Fatality Location
Death (Direct) Not Available Male Outside/Open Areas


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 1 0 3.00K 0.00K
PULLMAN WHITMAN CO. WA 08/18/2008 18:55 PST-8 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LIND ADAMS CO. WA 08/18/2008 19:35 PST-8 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
(GEG)SPOKANE INTL AR SPOKANE CO. WA 08/18/2008 19:40 PST-8 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
RITZVILLE ADAMS CO. WA 08/18/2008 19:40 PST-8 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
TUMTUM STEVENS CO. WA 08/18/2008 19:50 PST-8 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
DIAMOND LAKE PEND OREILLE CO. WA 08/18/2008 20:45 PST-8 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 1 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 1 0 3.00K 0.00K