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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 65 kts.
State MONTANA
County/Area LINCOLN
WFO MSO
Begin Date 06/29/2007 18:00:00 MST-7
Begin Range 4
Begin Azimuth SW
Begin Location LIBBY
Begin Lat/Lon 48.34/-115.59
End Date 06/29/2007 18:20:00 MST-7
End Range 5
End Azimuth NW
End Location TROY
End Lat/Lon 48.7/-115.96
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 1/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative On June 29, a strong, negatively tilted shortwave trough moved to the northeast across the region. An intense mid level jet streak moved around the base of the trough and through western Montana during the early evening hours. A pair of intense storms moved across the area producing widespread damage.
Event Narrative Numerous large trees and large limbs were blown down in and around Libby and Troy. In addition, a large tree was blown down on a hiker on the Cedar Creek trail 4 miles southwest of Libby. The rescue team reported that numerous trees were blown down over the trail.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 2 30.00K 0.00K
LIBBY LINCOLN CO. MT 06/29/2007 18:00 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 1 0.00K 0.00K
LIBBY LINCOLN CO. MT 06/29/2007 18:20 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 1 30.00K 0.00K
ALBERTON MINERAL CO. MT 06/29/2007 19:10 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SUPERIOR MINERAL CO. MT 06/29/2007 19:49 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RONAN LAKE CO. MT 06/29/2007 20:40 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
POLSON LAKE CO. MT 06/29/2007 21:20 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BIGFORK FLATHEAD CO. MT 06/29/2007 21:24 MST-7 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 2 30.00K 0.00K