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Event Details

Event Hail
Magnitude 1.25 in.
State MINNESOTA
County/Area DODGE
WFO ARX
Begin Date 05/26/2012 10:45:00 CST-6
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth S
Begin Location CLAREMONT
Begin Lat/Lon 44.02/-93
End Date 05/26/2012 10:45:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 2.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Thunderstorms that developed over South Dakota during the early morning hours of May 26th held together past sunrise and intensified over southeast Minnesota during the late morning. These storms dumped some hail and heavy rain across portions of southeast Minnesota with quarter sized hail reported near Claremont (Dodge County). A wind gust approaching 70 mph hit the Rochester Airport (Olmsted County) but did not produce any damage.
Event Narrative In addition to the quarter sized hail, 1.73 inches of rain fell in about a half hour ending at 11:15 a.m. south of Claremont.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
CLAREMONT DODGE CO. MN 05/26/2012 10:45 CST-6 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
BYRON OLMSTED CO. MN 05/26/2012 11:13 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SALEM CORNERS OLMSTED CO. MN 05/26/2012 11:22 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JUDGE OLMSTED CO. MN 05/26/2012 11:23 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 60 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHATFIELD JCT OLMSTED CO. MN 05/26/2012 11:30 CST-6 Heavy Rain 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 2.00K 0.00K