Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 0.88 in.
State GEORGIA
County/Area EVANS
WFO CHS
Begin Date 02/19/2009 02:14:00 EST-5
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth ESE
Begin Location CLAXTON
Begin Lat/Lon 32.16/-81.9
End Date 02/19/2009 02:16:00 EST-5
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 warm front lifted through southeastern Georgia during the afternoon which allowed warm and moist conditions to occur ahead of an approaching cold front. A strong upper level jet combined with a surface cold front aided in severe thunderstorm development overnight as the upper level forcing shifted towards the Atlantic Ocean.
Event Narrative Broadcast Media reported nickel size hail in Claxton, Georgia.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
THRIFT JENKINS CO. GA 02/18/2009 23:13 EST-5 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
STATESBORO BULLOCH CO. GA 02/18/2009 23:45 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
CLAXTON EVANS CO. GA 02/19/2009 02:14 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COLLINS TATTNALL CO. GA 02/19/2009 02:15 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 3.00K 0.00K