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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 61 kts.
State WEST VIRGINIA
County/Area HARDY
WFO LWX
Report Source COOP Observer
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-04-28 01:39:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 3NNE WARDENSVILLE
Begin Lat/Lon 39.11/-78.58
End Date 2011-04-28 01:39:00.0 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 3.00K
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative A strong cold front slowly passed through the region during the late evening hours of the 27th into the morning of the 28th. A southerly flow ahead of the front caused deep moisture over the area. The deep moisture combined with a mid-level trough that was associated with the cold front to produce moderate amounts of instability. The cold front combined with the instability to trigger showers and thunderstorms. Gusty winds aloft were able to mix down to the surface in some of the stronger thunderstorms.
Event Narrative Numerous trees were down near Wardensville.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 10.00K 0.00K
CABINS GRANT CO. WV 04/27/2011 23:40 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
ARTHUR GRANT CO. WV 04/27/2011 23:45 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
VANCE HAMPSHIRE CO. WV 04/28/2011 00:08 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
WARDENSVILLE HARDY CO. WV 04/28/2011 01:39 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
WARDENSVILLE HARDY CO. WV 04/28/2011 01:39 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 10.00K 0.00K