Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 1.75 in.
State MONTANA
County/Area LINCOLN
WFO MSO
Begin Date 08/05/2009 19:40:00 MST-7
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth SE
Begin Location EUREKA
Begin Lat/Lon 48.86/-115.02
End Date 08/05/2009 19:45:00 MST-7
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 4.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A very unstable atmosphere ahead of an approaching upper level trough caused thunderstorms to form, with one severe thunderstorm across northwest Montana. Hail up to golf ball size was reported.
Event Narrative Hail caused significant damage to two vehicles and broke small tree limbs off nearby trees 2 miles southeast of Eureka.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
EUREKA LINCOLN CO. MT 08/05/2009 19:40 MST-7 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 4.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 4.00K 0.00K