Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Heat
State WEST VIRGINIA
County/Area HARDY
WFO LWX
Begin Date 07/22/2011 10:00:00 EST-5
End Date 07/22/2011 17:00:00 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative Strong upper-level high pressure built over the region during the 22nd. Surface high pressure over the Atlantic Ocean caused moist air to move into the region from the south. Strong subsidence underneath the upper-level high caused hot conditions with air temperatures near degrees. The combination of the heat and high humidity caused heat indices to soar over 105 degrees.
Event Narrative Heat indices were estimated to be over 105 degrees due to observations nearby.


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
HAMPSHIRE (ZONE) HAMPSHIRE (ZONE) WV 07/22/2011 10:00 EST-5 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HARDY (ZONE) HARDY (ZONE) WV 07/22/2011 10:00 EST-5 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BERKELEY (ZONE) BERKELEY (ZONE) WV 07/22/2011 10:00 EST-5 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EASTERN MINERAL (ZONE) EASTERN MINERAL (ZONE) WV 07/22/2011 10:00 EST-5 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JEFFERSON (ZONE) JEFFERSON (ZONE) WV 07/22/2011 11:00 EST-5 Excessive Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EASTERN GRANT (ZONE) EASTERN GRANT (ZONE) WV 07/22/2011 11:00 EST-5 Heat 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K