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Event Heavy Rain
State MINNESOTA
County/Area KANDIYOHI
WFO MPX
Begin Date 06/17/2011 19:58:00 CST-6
Begin Range 5
Begin Azimuth NE
Begin Location SVEA
Begin Lat/Lon 45.05/-94.97
End Date 06/17/2011 19:58:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A weak frontal boundary across southern Minnesota the afternoon of Friday, June 17th, caused several thunderstorms to develop from west central Minnesota, eastward into portions of east central Minnesota during the evening. Most of the activity was non-severe and produced several inches of rainfall in southern Kandiyohi County, but a few managed to drop quarter size hail and wind gusts of 50 to 60 mph. One of the thunderstorms produced a wind gust of 46 mph at the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport during the late evening. In addition, a trained spotter reported three inches of rainfall near Svea in southern Kandiyohi County along with some ponding of water at a local campground.
Event Narrative A trained spotter measured three inches of rainfall in less than two hours. In addition, the local emergency manager reported ponding of water in a campground near Svea. No damage or evacuations occurred.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COSMOS MEEKER CO. MN 06/17/2011 16:50 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SVEA KANDIYOHI CO. MN 06/17/2011 19:15 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SVEA KANDIYOHI CO. MN 06/17/2011 19:35 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SVEA KANDIYOHI CO. MN 06/17/2011 19:45 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SVEA KANDIYOHI CO. MN 06/17/2011 19:58 CST-6 Heavy Rain 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CERRO GORDO LAC QUI PARLE CO. MN 06/17/2011 20:35 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
APPLETON SWIFT CO. MN 06/17/2011 20:36 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GRANITE FALLS YELLOW MEDICINE CO. MN 06/17/2011 21:15 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SARTELL STEARNS CO. MN 06/17/2011 23:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K