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Event Details

Event High Wind
Magnitude 88 kts.
State WYOMING
County/Area PLATTE
WFO CYS
Begin Date 01/06/2007 08:00:00 MST-7
End Date 01/06/2007 15:00:00 MST-7
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 4/0
Property Damage 30.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Very strong winds blew over parts of southeast Wyoming, with the strongest winds occurring over the favored area of southern Platte county where tractor trailer trucks were blown over. A Wyoming highway department sensor recorded a peak gust of 101 mph on Interstate 25 near the Bordeaux exit.
Event Narrative Sustained winds from 40 to 50 mph occurred along Interstate 25 between Chugwater and Wheatland, WY., with a gust of 101 mph recorded near the Bordeaux exit. Between 10 and 11:15 AM there were 11 tractor-trailer trucks reported blown over resulting in 4 minor injuries, with windows blown out of some vehicles.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 4 30.00K 0.00K
PLATTE (ZONE) PLATTE (ZONE) WY 01/06/2007 08:00 MST-7 High Wind 88 kts. EG 0 4 30.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 4 30.00K 0.00K