Storm Events Database

Event Details:

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 61 kts.
State IOWA
County/Area CLAYTON
Report Source Law Enforcement
NCEI Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2007-09-18 18:15:00.0 CST-6
Begin Location 2N LITTLEPORT
Begin Lat/Lon 42.7789/-91.37
End Date 2007-09-18 18:15:00.0 CST-6
End Location 2N LITTLEPORT
End Lat/Lon 42.7789/-91.37
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.


Event Map:

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