Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 0.88 in.
State MAINE
County/Area SOMERSET
WFO GYX
Begin Date 08/01/2011 16:30:00 EST-5
Begin Range 0
Begin Azimuth W
Begin Location CARATUNK
Begin Lat/Lon 45.23/-69.99
End Date 08/01/2011 16:35:00 EST-5
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 surface trough axis moving through the region was the focus for severe thunderstorm development across portions of western Maine. Some storms evolved into supercells which generally produced large hail and heavy rain.
Event Narrative Several thunderstorms produced sub-severe hail in the Caratunk area with the largest hail size reported at 0.88 inches.


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
CARATUNK SOMERSET CO. ME 08/01/2011 16:30 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WELD FRANKLIN CO. ME 08/01/2011 16:35 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CARTHAGE FRANKLIN CO. ME 08/01/2011 16:55 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WEST SIDNEY KENNEBEC CO. ME 08/01/2011 21:24 EST-5 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K