Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Tornado
-- Scale F0
-- Length 1.5 Miles
-- Width 50 Yards
State MINNESOTA
County/Area WABASHA
WFO ARX
NCDC Data Source PDC
Begin Date 1998-03-29 17:07:00.0 CST
Begin Location 3W WABASHA
Begin Lat/Lon 44.38/ 92.10
End Date 1998-03-29 17:10:00.0 CST
End Location 2W WABASHA
End Lat/Lon 44.38/ 92.07
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative Hail the size of dimes to as large as tennis balls was reported by storm spotters and law enforcement officials across parts of southeast Minnesota. The city of Rochester was especially hit hard with significant hail damage to cars and trucks. A tornado touched down briefly near Wabasha as well, but no injuries or damage was reported.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 457.00K 0.00K
AUSTIN MOWER CO. MN 03/29/1998 15:50 CST Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 12.00K 0.00K
HAYFIELD DODGE CO. MN 03/29/1998 15:57 CST Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SALEM CORNERS OLMSTED CO. MN 03/29/1998 16:00 CST Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BYRON OLMSTED CO. MN 03/29/1998 16:02 CST Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BYRON OLMSTED CO. MN 03/29/1998 16:10 CST Hail 2.50 in. 0 0 40.00K 0.00K
MANTORVILLE DODGE CO. MN 03/29/1998 16:12 CST Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROCHESTER OLMSTED CO. MN 03/29/1998 16:14 CST Hail 1.00 in. 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
ROCHESTER OLMSTED CO. MN 03/29/1998 16:15 CST Hail 1.50 in. 0 0 250.00K 0.00K
ROCHESTER OLMSTED CO. MN 03/29/1998 16:16 CST Hail 2.00 in. 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
MANTORVILLE DODGE CO. MN 03/29/1998 16:19 CST Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 20.00K 0.00K
MANTORVILLE DODGE CO. MN 03/29/1998 16:19 CST Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ZUMBRO FALLS WABASHA CO. MN 03/29/1998 16:50 CST Hail 1.75 in. 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
WABASHA WABASHA CO. MN 03/29/1998 17:05 CST Hail 0.88 in. 0 0 15.00K 0.00K
LAKE CITY WABASHA CO. MN 03/29/1998 17:07 CST Hail 0.75 in. 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WABASHA WABASHA CO. MN 03/29/1998 17:07 CST Tornado F0 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 457.00K 0.00K