Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event High Wind
Magnitude 50 kts.
State NEBRASKA
County/Area DUNDY
WFO GLD
Begin Date 05/02/2008 07:30:00 MST-7
End Date 05/02/2008 18:00:00 MST-7
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 An intense low pressure system produced widespread northwest winds of 60-70 mph across the Tri-State region. Light snowfall combined with the extreme wind, resulting in blizzard conditions in some areas. Some of the stronger wind reports which occurred include: Measured 58 mph in Dundy county, estimated 58 mph in Hitchcock county, and measured 56 mph in Red Willow county.
Event Narrative Strong northwest winds of 55 to 60 mph persisted for much of the day across SW Nebraska. A peak wind of 58 mph occurred at Haigler at 837 am MDT, reported by a Nebraska Department of Roads mesonet station.


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
DUNDY (ZONE) DUNDY (ZONE) NE 05/02/2008 07:30 MST-7 High Wind 50 kts. MG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HITCHCOCK (ZONE) HITCHCOCK (ZONE) NE 05/02/2008 08:30 CST-6 High Wind 52 kts. EG 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K