Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Extreme Cold/Wind Chill
State NEBRASKA
County/Area KEYA PAHA
WFO LBF
Report Source Mesonet
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-12-21 00:00:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2008-12-21 12:00:00.0 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 Frigid arctic air occurred across western and north central Nebraska on December 21st as a storm system swept southeast from the Dakotas into the lower Great Lakes region. This resulted in dangerous wind chill values of 30 below zero to 40 below zero across much of western and north central Nebraska.
Event Narrative Air temperatures of 5 below to 10 below zero combined with northwest winds of 20 to 30 mph during the morning hours on December 21st. This created dangerous wind chills as low as 35 degrees below zero.


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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 0.00K 0.00K
CUSTER (ZONE) CUSTER (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 CST-6 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BLAINE (ZONE) BLAINE (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 CST-6 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LOUP (ZONE) LOUP (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 CST-6 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
THOMAS (ZONE) THOMAS (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 CST-6 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WHEELER (ZONE) WHEELER (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 CST-6 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOLT (ZONE) HOLT (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 CST-6 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHERIDAN (ZONE) SHERIDAN (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 MST-7 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROCK (ZONE) ROCK (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 CST-6 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GARFIELD (ZONE) GARFIELD (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 CST-6 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BOYD (ZONE) BOYD (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 CST-6 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KEYA PAHA (ZONE) KEYA PAHA (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 CST-6 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BROWN (ZONE) BROWN (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 CST-6 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WESTERN CHERRY (ZONE) WESTERN CHERRY (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 MST-7 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EASTERN CHERRY (ZONE) EASTERN CHERRY (ZONE) NE 12/21/2008 00:00 CST-6 Extreme Cold/wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K