Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State MAINE
County/Area SOMERSET
WFO GYX
Report Source Law Enforcement
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2007-08-30 17:16:00.0 EST-5
Begin Location 0N PITTSFIELD
Begin Lat/Lon 44.78/-69.38
End Date 2007-08-30 17:20:00.0 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Severe thunderstorms began developing in northwestern Maine early in the afternoon of August 30th and continued into the evening hours over central portions of western Maine. Very large hail and damaging winds occurred with these storms along with . There were many reports of 1 to 2 inch hail. A supercell thunderstorm which developed over southeastern Oxford County moved through northern Kennebec County. Golf ball-size hail caused considerable damage and piled up to a depth of 10 inches in the town of Rome in Kennebec county. Snow plows had to be called out to clear roads, and several inches of hail remained on the ground as late as the next day.
Event Narrative A severe thunderstorm downed large tree limbs in Pittsfield.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
THE FORKS SOMERSET CO. ME 08/30/2007 11:39 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BENTON KENNEBEC CO. ME 08/30/2007 14:45 EST-5 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WILTON FRANKLIN CO. ME 08/30/2007 15:17 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NEW SHARON FRANKLIN CO. ME 08/30/2007 15:45 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DIXFIELD OXFORD CO. ME 08/30/2007 15:52 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JAY FRANKLIN CO. ME 08/30/2007 16:04 EST-5 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LIVERMORE FALLS ANDROSCOGGIN CO. ME 08/30/2007 16:05 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WATERVILLE KENNEBEC CO. ME 08/30/2007 16:05 EST-5 Hail 1.25 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BELGRADE KENNEBEC CO. ME 08/30/2007 16:06 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BELGRADE KENNEBEC CO. ME 08/30/2007 16:06 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WEST PARIS OXFORD CO. ME 08/30/2007 16:10 EST-5 Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OAKLAND KENNEBEC CO. ME 08/30/2007 16:15 EST-5 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WATERVILLE KENNEBEC CO. ME 08/30/2007 16:15 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LOVELL OXFORD CO. ME 08/30/2007 16:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SMITHFIELD SOMERSET CO. ME 08/30/2007 16:20 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FAIRFIELD SOMERSET CO. ME 08/30/2007 16:35 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROME KENNEBEC CO. ME 08/30/2007 16:45 EST-5 Hail 2.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PITTSFIELD SOMERSET CO. ME 08/30/2007 17:16 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DETROIT SOMERSET CO. ME 08/30/2007 17:25 EST-5 Thunderstorm Wind 50 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K