Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event High Wind
Magnitude 54 kts.
State NEW YORK
County/Area ORLEANS
WFO BUF
Begin Date 05/08/2010 09:20:00 EST-5
End Date 05/08/2010 21:00:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 100.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Deep low pressure passed over western New York with its trailing cold front rapidly sweeping east across the region. Winds increased within a few hours of the approaching front to gust speeds of 60 to 65 mph. Tens of thousands were left without power. There were reports of vehicles and/or buildings damaged by falling trees in: Niagara Falls, Ransomville, Rochester, Olean, and Perry just to name a few. The high winds were blamed for several delayed flights at both Buffalo and Rochester airports. The Clayton Dock was damaged by the winds. In Clarence, a large tent at the Clarence Soccer club was blown over by the strong winds. Four people suffered injuries���one of which had to be hospitalized. Damages are estimated.
Event Narrative


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 4 1.650M 0.00K
WYOMING (ZONE) WYOMING (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 07:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
MONROE (ZONE) MONROE (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 08:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
CHAUTAUQUA (ZONE) CHAUTAUQUA (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 09:00 EST-5 High Wind 53 kts. MG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
ORLEANS (ZONE) ORLEANS (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 09:20 EST-5 High Wind 54 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
NORTHERN ERIE (ZONE) NORTHERN ERIE (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 09:30 EST-5 High Wind 54 kts. MG 0 4 100.00K 0.00K
LEWIS (ZONE) LEWIS (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 09:30 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
NIAGARA (ZONE) NIAGARA (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 10:00 EST-5 High Wind 54 kts. MG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
GENESEE (ZONE) GENESEE (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 10:00 EST-5 High Wind 55 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
CATTARAUGUS (ZONE) CATTARAUGUS (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 10:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
SOUTHERN ERIE (ZONE) SOUTHERN ERIE (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 10:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
JEFFERSON (ZONE) JEFFERSON (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 12:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
LIVINGSTON (ZONE) LIVINGSTON (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 12:55 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
ALLEGANY (ZONE) ALLEGANY (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 13:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
ONTARIO (ZONE) ONTARIO (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 13:07 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
WAYNE (ZONE) WAYNE (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 13:40 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
NORTHERN CAYUGA (ZONE) NORTHERN CAYUGA (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 16:00 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
OSWEGO (ZONE) OSWEGO (ZONE) NY 05/08/2010 17:45 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 100.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 4 1.650M 0.00K