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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 70 kts.
State ILLINOIS
County/Area HANCOCK
WFO DVN
Begin Date 06/16/2012 17:48:00 CST-6
Begin Range 3
Begin Azimuth SW
Begin Location BOWEN
Begin Lat/Lon 40.2/-91.11
End Date 06/16/2012 17:48:00 CST-6
End Range 3
End Azimuth S
End Location BOWEN
End Lat/Lon 40.19/-91.07
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 75.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A disturbance moving eastward out of Kansas brought strong to severe thunderstorms to most of Eastern Iowa, Northeast Missouri, and Northwest Illinois during the afternoon and early evening hours of June 16. Thunderstorm winds brought down trees and power and phone lines in Jefferson County with widespread heavy rain south of Interstate 80. High temperatures ranged from 81 degrees at Independence, IA to 92 degrees in Macomb, IL.
Event Narrative Wind gusts estimated to be 80 mph heavily damaged several machine sheds, wooden structures, two metal grain bins, and one concrete grain bin along a path from about 3 miles southwest of Bowen, IL to about 3 miles south of Bowen, IL at 648 pm CDT June 16. In addition, two power poles were snapped.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 85.00K 0.00K
ROSEVILLE WARREN CO. IL 06/16/2012 17:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
MONMOUTH WARREN CO. IL 06/16/2012 17:35 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
BOWEN HANCOCK CO. IL 06/16/2012 17:48 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 70 kts. EG 0 0 75.00K 0.00K
ARGYLE LAKE SP MCDONOUGH CO. IL 06/16/2012 18:01 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 65 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 85.00K 0.00K