Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 1.00 in.
State IOWA
County/Area GRUNDY
WFO DMX
Report Source Law Enforcement
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2009-08-10 17:29:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 1S DIKE
Begin Lat/Lon 42.46/-92.63
End Date 2009-08-10 17:29:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 1.00K
Crop Damage 5.00K
Episode Narrative A weak convergence zone dropped southeast into Iowa during the afternoon. Residual moisture was enough for thunderstorms to develop. Lifted indices fell to -6 C, with CAPE around 2000 J/kg. The freezing level was around 13,000 feet. Several of the storms produced small hail and very heavy rainfall. One of them dropped quarter size hail in the Dike area. A few cold air funnel clouds were reported over eastern and southern Butler County as the storms receded.
Event Narrative


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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 1.00K 5.00K
DIKE GRUNDY CO. IA 08/10/2009 17:29 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 1.00K 5.00K
Totals: 0 0 1.00K 5.00K