Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
County/Area MOWER
Report Source Newspaper
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2012-07-18 12:15:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 2S SARGEANT
Begin Lat/Lon 43.7738/-92.8145
End Date 2012-07-18 12:15:00.0 CST-6
End Location 2S SARGEANT
End Lat/Lon 43.7738/-92.8145
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 Severe thunderstorms developed rapidly during the late morning and afternoon along and behind a slow moving cold front. These thunderstorms produced large hail and some wind damage across portions of southeast Minnesota before the storms moved into northeast Iowa. The largest hail reported was 1.5 inches in Hayfield (Dodge County). Wind damage occurred in Lyle (Mower County) where a roof was blown off a business and in Spring Valley (Fillmore County) where trees that were blown down damaged a park pavilion, an apartment building and a house.
Event Narrative Several trees were blown down south of Sargeant.


Event Map:

All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 70.00K 0.00K
HAYFIELD DODGE CO. MN 07/18/2012 11:58 CST-6 Hail 3.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SARGEANT MOWER CO. MN 07/18/2012 12:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
DEXTER MOWER CO. MN 07/18/2012 12:47 CST-6 Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RACINE MOWER CO. MN 07/18/2012 13:27 CST-6 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SPRING VLY FILLMORE CO. MN 07/18/2012 13:32 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 13.00K 0.00K
LYLE MOWER CO. MN 07/18/2012 13:47 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 55.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 70.00K 0.00K