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Event Details

Event High Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State WEST VIRGINIA
County/Area MONROE
WFO RNK
Begin Date 12/09/2009 14:45:00 EST-5
End Date 12/09/2009 22:00:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Surface low pressure raced from the High Plains early on December 8th to the upper Great Lakes by early on the 9th while deepening rapidly and bringing a complex series of fronts across the area. Strong west winds of 20 to 40 mph occurred on the afternoon of the 9th with gusts over 60 mph estimated along some ridges and mountain peaks. Bluefield Airport ASOS measured a WSW wind gust over 56 mph twice between about 1:00-1:30 PM on the afternoon of the 9th and had sustained winds over 30 mph for several hours. The reported wind damage was to trees.
Event Narrative Trees reported down in various locations across the county.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
MERCER (ZONE) MERCER (ZONE) WV 12/09/2009 06:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
GREENBRIER (ZONE) GREENBRIER (ZONE) WV 12/09/2009 13:15 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SUMMERS (ZONE) SUMMERS (ZONE) WV 12/09/2009 14:15 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MONROE (ZONE) MONROE (ZONE) WV 12/09/2009 14:45 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.50K 0.00K