Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State WASHINGTON
County/Area PEND OREILLE
WFO OTX
Begin Date 08/18/2008 20:45:00 PST-8
Begin Range 6
Begin Azimuth WNW
Begin Location DIAMOND LAKE
Begin Lat/Lon 48.15/-117.3
End Date 08/18/2008 21:07:00 PST-8
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 Not Available Male Outside/Open Areas


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
RITZVILLE ADAMS CO. WA 08/18/2008 19:40 PST-8 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 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
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