Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 61 kts.
State IOWA
County/Area CLAYTON
WFO ARX
Begin Date 09/18/2007 18:15:00 CST-6
Begin Range 2
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location LITTLEPORT
Begin Lat/Lon 42.78/-91.37
End Date 09/18/2007 18:15:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 20.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A strong cold front moved across northeast Iowa during the evening hours of September 18th, triggering a line of severe thunderstorms. Law enforcement officials and storm spotters reported damaging winds of 60 to 70 mph, which blew down some barns.
Event Narrative Two barns were blown down and destroyed by a severe thunderstorm wind gust on Grandview Road midway between Elkader and Garber.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 45.00K 0.00K
EDGEWOOD CLAYTON CO. IA 09/18/2007 18:02 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 54 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ARLINGTON FAYETTE CO. IA 09/18/2007 18:03 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
EDGEWOOD CLAYTON CO. IA 09/18/2007 18:10 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
LITTLEPORT CLAYTON CO. IA 09/18/2007 18:15 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 61 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 45.00K 0.00K