Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Lightning
State WISCONSIN
County/Area JACKSON
WFO ARX
Begin Date 05/03/2012 08:00:00 CST-6
Begin Range 0
Begin Azimuth NW
Begin Location BUCKHOLZ CORNERS
Begin Lat/Lon 44.16/-91.13
End Date 05/03/2012 10:00:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 60.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A line of severe thunderstorms moved along a stationary front and produced damaging winds and large hail across southwest and central Wisconsin in the morning hours of May 3rd. A National Weather Service employee reported a couple of trees knocked down in Holmen (La Crosse). One inch diameter size hail fell in Big Flats (Adams County).
Event Narrative Lightning struck and caught a house on fire northwest of Melrose. The house was totally destroyed by the fire.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 66.20K 0.00K
HERRINGTON LA CROSSE CO. WI 05/03/2012 06:22 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
BIG FLATS ADAMS CO. WI 05/03/2012 06:30 CST-6 Heavy Rain 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOLMEN LA CROSSE CO. WI 05/03/2012 06:32 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COUNCIL BAY LA CROSSE CO. WI 05/03/2012 06:35 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 1.00K 0.00K
GALESVILLE TREMPEALEAU CO. WI 05/03/2012 06:44 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.20K 0.00K
BIG FLATS ADAMS CO. WI 05/03/2012 06:45 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BUCKHOLZ CORNERS JACKSON CO. WI 05/03/2012 08:00 CST-6 Lightning 0 0 60.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 66.20K 0.00K