Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 0.88 in.
State WYOMING
County/Area JOHNSON
WFO RIW
Begin Date 07/20/2009 13:00:00 MST-7
Begin Range 3
Begin Azimuth WSW
Begin Location BUFFALO ARPT
Begin Lat/Lon 44.36/-106.77
End Date 07/20/2009 13:20:00 MST-7
End Range 8
End Azimuth S
End Location BUFFALO
End Lat/Lon 44.23/-106.68
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 20.00K
Episode Narrative Upslope flow behind a cold front combined with a favorable wind environment helped to generate strong to severe thunderstorms in Fremont and Johnson counties.
Event Narrative Hail up to the size of nickels covered portions of U.S. Highway 16 and Interstate 25 to a depth of three to four inches. The combination of rain and hail caused one rancher to lose his hay crop on Upper French Creek Road.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 20.00K
BUFFALO ARPT JOHNSON CO. WY 07/20/2009 13:00 MST-7 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 20.00K
SADDLESTRING JOHNSON CO. WY 07/20/2009 13:00 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SADDLESTRING JOHNSON CO. WY 07/20/2009 13:00 MST-7 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BUFFALO JOHNSON CO. WY 07/20/2009 13:34 MST-7 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MILFORD FREMONT CO. WY 07/20/2009 16:32 MST-7 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 20.00K