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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 74 kts.
State NORTH DAKOTA
County/Area BOTTINEAU
WFO BIS
Begin Date 07/31/2007 18:15:00 CST-6
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth NE
Begin Location LANSFORD
Begin Lat/Lon 48.65/-101.34
End Date 07/31/2007 18:25:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 80.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative On the evening of Tuesday, July 31st, severe thunderstorms developed over north central North Dakota. Several severe thunderstorm warnings were issued. Several reports of large hail and severe thunderstorm wind gusts were received. The storms produced both hail and wind and resulted in major crop loss.
Event Narrative One quonset was torn from its foundation and thrown into a second quonset. Tree branches were broken and some trees uprooted. A grain bin was blown into a diesel fuel storage tank, breaking the valve and resulting in 2000 gallons of spilled fuel. Emergency Manager indicated that the damage was consistent with high wind and not a tornado.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 570.50K 1.700M
NORMA RENVILLE CO. ND 07/31/2007 17:15 CST-6 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 350.00K 1.400M
MOHALL RENVILLE CO. ND 07/31/2007 17:55 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 100.00K 300.00K
LANSFORD BOTTINEAU CO. ND 07/31/2007 18:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 74 kts. EG 0 0 80.00K 0.00K
DES LACS WARD CO. ND 07/31/2007 18:15 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DES LACS WARD CO. ND 07/31/2007 18:29 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NEWBURG BOTTINEAU CO. ND 07/31/2007 19:13 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 70 kts. EG 0 0 40.00K 0.00K
DUNSEITH ROLETTE CO. ND 07/31/2007 20:10 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.50K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 570.50K 1.700M