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Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 1.75 in.
State WYOMING
County/Area CAMPBELL
WFO UNR
Begin Date 05/26/2010 19:26:00 MST-7
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth S
Begin Location GILLETTE
Begin Lat/Lon 44.26/-105.5
End Date 05/26/2010 19:40:00 MST-7
End Range 3
End Azimuth NNW
End Location GILLETTE
End Lat/Lon 44.33/-105.52
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 46.00M
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A severe thunderstorm produced hail to around golf ball size in Gillette, causing extensive damage across the city. The storm moved generally from south to north through the city. The most heavily damaged areas were in the Westover Hills and Foothills subdivisions, as well as the downtown area. The hail damaged the roofs and windows of several thousand homes and buildings. Thousands of automobiles were damaged across the city, including several automobile dealerships that reported damage to nearly their entire inventory. Damage estimates were near 50 million dollars.
Event Narrative


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 46.000M 0.00K
SAVAGETON CAMPBELL CO. WY 05/26/2010 18:15 MST-7 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GILLETTE CAMPBELL CO. WY 05/26/2010 19:26 MST-7 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 46.000M 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 46.000M 0.00K