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Event Details

Event Thunderstorm Wind
Magnitude 70 kts.
State TEXAS
County/Area DELTA
WFO FWD
Begin Date 05/10/2008 19:30:00 CST-6
Begin Range 0
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location COOPER
Begin Lat/Lon 33.37/-95.68
End Date 05/10/2008 19:50:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 150.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative An upper-level shortwave moved across north Texas with a dryline moving into the western counties. There were a few reports of large hail and wind damage.
Event Narrative Widespread wind damage was reported with numerous trees and power poles blown down. Some large trees were uprooted. A downburst likely caused the damage, which had a track of about two miles long by a mile and a half wide. Several roofs were ripped off businesses and residences, and street signs and awnings were twisted. The radio tower at the Delta County Law Enforcement Center was broken in half.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 175.00K 0.00K
ELLSWORTH GRAYSON CO. TX 05/10/2008 17:45 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 56 kts. EG 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
LAMASCO FANNIN CO. TX 05/10/2008 18:30 CST-6 Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
TIGERTOWN LAMAR CO. TX 05/10/2008 18:42 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAKE CROOK LAMAR CO. TX 05/10/2008 19:01 CST-6 Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COOPER DELTA CO. TX 05/10/2008 19:30 CST-6 Thunderstorm Wind 70 kts. EG 0 0 150.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 175.00K 0.00K