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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 56 kts.
State ILLINOIS
County/Area HANCOCK
WFO DVN
Begin Date 08/20/2010 16:20:00 CST-6
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth NNW
Begin Location WARSAW
Begin Lat/Lon 40.36/-91.43
End Date 08/20/2010 16:20:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 10.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Showers and thunderstorms moved across the area August 20 as a trough of low pressure moved into western Iowa. Some of the storms were severe downing trees and power lines. Torrential downpours also accompanied the storms with rainfall totals of 1 to 2 inches in just an hour or two. Otherwise, warm and humid conditions prevailed across the region with high temperatures topping out in the middle 80s to lower 90s.
Event Narrative Wind gusts estimated to be 65 mph blew down some large tree limbs and power lines in Warsaw, IL around 520 pm CDT August 20.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 1 80.00K 0.00K
MACOMB MCDONOUGH CO. IL 08/20/2010 12:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MORRISON WHITESIDE CO. IL 08/20/2010 12:58 CST-6 Lightning 0 1 0.00K 0.00K
USTICK WHITESIDE CO. IL 08/20/2010 13:05 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
UNIONVILLE WHITESIDE CO. IL 08/20/2010 13:10 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 70 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
CHADWICK CARROLL CO. IL 08/20/2010 13:22 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FREEPORT STEPHENSON CO. IL 08/20/2010 13:55 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
DAMASCUS STEPHENSON CO. IL 08/20/2010 13:58 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WARSAW HANCOCK CO. IL 08/20/2010 16:20 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
HAMILTON HANCOCK CO. IL 08/20/2010 16:40 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
AUGUSTA HANCOCK CO. IL 08/20/2010 16:50 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 1 80.00K 0.00K