Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event High Wind
Magnitude 52 kts.
State NEW YORK
County/Area ORLEANS
WFO BUF
Report Source Trained Spotter
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-04-28 10:30:00.0 EST-5
End Date 2011-04-28 18:00:00.0 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 50.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Following the passage of a strong cold front, strong synoptic winds developed across western New York. The strong winds downed trees and power lines. In Niagara County, several power poles were snapped in the hurricane-force winds. In Alabama, Genesee county, a tractor trailer was blown over by the winds. Specific measured wind gusts included: 83 mph at Niagara Falls Airport; 63 mph at Buffalo Airport and Youngstown; 62 mph at Rochester Airport; 61 mph at Barcelona; 60 mph at Olcott; and 58 mph at Jamestown Airport and Grand Island.
Event Narrative


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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 1.070M 0.00K
NORTHERN ERIE (ZONE) NORTHERN ERIE (ZONE) NY 04/28/2011 06:57 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
SOUTHERN ERIE (ZONE) SOUTHERN ERIE (ZONE) NY 04/28/2011 07:20 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
CHAUTAUQUA (ZONE) CHAUTAUQUA (ZONE) NY 04/28/2011 08:15 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
WYOMING (ZONE) WYOMING (ZONE) NY 04/28/2011 09:12 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
NIAGARA (ZONE) NIAGARA (ZONE) NY 04/28/2011 09:14 EST-5 High Wind 72 kts. MG 0 0 800.00K 0.00K
MONROE (ZONE) MONROE (ZONE) NY 04/28/2011 10:00 EST-5 High Wind 54 kts. MG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
ORLEANS (ZONE) ORLEANS (ZONE) NY 04/28/2011 10:30 EST-5 High Wind 52 kts. MG 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
GENESEE (ZONE) GENESEE (ZONE) NY 04/28/2011 10:50 EST-5 High Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 1.070M 0.00K