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LSRFGF

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN ND/GRAND FORKS ND
155 PM CDT SUN JUN 10 2018

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0307 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     5 N VALLEY CITY         47.00N 98.02W 
06/08/2018                   Barnes             ND   911 CALL CENTER 

            CALL FROM VALLEY CITY WARNING POINT WITH REPORT OF A 
            FUNNEL CLOUD. FUNNEL PERSISTED FOR A FEW MINUTES DUE EAST
            OF BALDHILL DAM, UNTIL AROUND 310 PM CDT. 

0319 PM     TSTM WND GST     6 WNW ORISKA            46.96N 97.91W 
06/08/2018  E60.00 MPH       Barnes             ND   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            CONSIDERABLE DUST KICKED UP BY THUNDERSTORM REAR FLANK 
            DOWNDRAFT IN NORTHWEST ALTA TOWNSHIP. 

0335 PM     HAIL             1 N ORISKA              46.95N 97.79W 
06/08/2018  E1.00 INCH       Barnes             ND   PUBLIC          

            VERY HEAVY RAIN AND INTERMITTENT LARGE HAIL. SOME SMALLER
            BRANCHES DOWN AS WELL.

0349 PM     HAIL             2 ENE TOWER CITY        46.94N 97.64W 
06/08/2018  E1.75 INCH       Cass               ND   PUBLIC          

            STRONG WINDS AND LARGE HAIL STRIPPED FIELDS AND GARDENS. 


0400 PM     TORNADO          6 SE TOWER CITY         46.86N 97.59W 
06/08/2018  F0               Cass               ND   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            THE TORNADO TRACKED INTERMITTENTLY FOR A MILE OR SO 
            ACROSS CENTRAL HILL TOWNSHIP, MAINLY OVER OPENED FIELDS. 
            IT KICKED UP CONSIDERABLE DUST ACROSS THE SOUTH FLANK OF 
            THE STORM AS INDICATED BY SPOTTER VIDEOS. SOME LARGE 
            BRANCHES WERE REPORTED BROKEN DOWN IN SHELTER BELTS. PEAK
            WINDS ESTIMATED TO 80 MPH. MAXIMUM WIDTH TO 200 YARDS. 
            THE TORNADO ENDED ABOUT 5 SSW OF BUFFALO BY 404 PM CDT.

0408 PM     TSTM WND DMG     BUFFALO                 46.92N 97.55W 
06/08/2018                   Cass               ND   PUBLIC          

            TREES DOWN IN BUFFALO. 6 TO 10 INCHES IN DIAMETER. TIME 
            ESTIMATED BASED ON RADAR.

0410 PM     TSTM WND DMG     9 W REYNOLDS            47.67N 97.30W 
06/08/2018                   Traill             ND   PUBLIC          

            APPARENT THUNDERSTORM DOWNBURST DAMAGE. SHED ROOFING WAS 
            PEALED UP, LARGE TREE BRANCHES WERE BROKEN DOWN, AND A 
            SMALL CAMPER WAS FLIPPED OVER. TIME ESTIMATED BASED ON 
            RADAR. 

0412 PM     TORNADO          2 NW MICHIGAN           48.05N 98.15W 
06/08/2018  F0               Nelson             ND   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            A BRIEF TORNADO TOUCHDOWN WAS NOTED OVER AN OPEN FIELD. 
            THE TORNADO TRACKED EASTWARD FOR LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE
            AN LIFTED BY 413 PM CDT. NO DAMAGE WAS NOTED THOUGH 
            SIGNIFICANT DUST WAS LIFTED. PEAK WINDS ESTIMATED TO 75 
            MPH. MAXIMUM WIDTH ESTIMATD TO 75 YARDS. 

0429 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 NE REYNOLDS           47.68N 97.09W 
06/08/2018                   Grand Forks        ND   BROADCAST MEDIA 

            TWO TRACTOR TRAILER RIGS WERE FLIPPED TO THE EAST, ON 
            THEIR SIDES, ALONG THE SOUTHBOUND LANE OF INTERSTATE 29, 
            DUE TO DOWNBURST WINDS. OCCURRED BETWEEN 429 AND 431 PM 
            CDT.

0431 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 NE REYNOLDS           47.70N 97.06W 
06/08/2018  E95.00 MPH       Grand Forks        ND   911 CALL CENTER 

            FIVE POWER POLES WERE SNAPPED AND THREE WERE LEFT LEANING
            ALONG A HALF MILE STRETCH OF HIGHWAY 81. NEARBY 
            FARMSTEADS HAD A FEW SNAPPED OR UPROOTED TREES. 

0432 PM     TSTM WND GST     4 N CHAFFEE             46.83N 97.35W 
06/08/2018  E75.00 MPH       Cass               ND   PUBLIC          

            VERY STRONG WINDS TORE STEEL ROOFING OFF OF A BARN AND 
            BLEW OUT A WINDOW. 

0447 PM     TORNADO          3 SE CHAFFEE            46.74N 97.31W 
06/08/2018  F0               Cass               ND   STORM CHASER    

            LOTS OF ROTATION WITH THE STORM, SENDING OUT FUNNEL 
            CLOUDS EVERY FEW MINUTES. A COUPLE BRIEF TOUCHDOWNS WERE 
            EVIDENT IN VIDEO OVER AN OPENED FIELD. PEAK WINDS 
            ESTIMATED TO 70 MPH. MAXIMUM WIDTH TO 50 YARDS. TRACK 
            LENGTH AND DURATION LESS THAN ONE QUATER MILE AND LESS 
            THAN A MINUTE. 

0454 PM     TORNADO          3 WNW NIAGARA           48.01N 97.93W 
06/08/2018  F1               Nelson             ND   NWS STORM SURVEY

            A TORNADO LIKELY TRACKED INTERMITTENTLY FOR ABOUT 3 MILES
            TO ABOUT 1SW NIAGRA BY 506 PM CDT. A FEW SNAPPED OR 
            UPROOTED POPLAR TREES WERE NOTED IN A SHELTER BELT NORTH 
            OF U.S. HIGHWAY 2, WEST OF MP 239. LARGE BRANCHES WERE 
            ALSO BROKEN DOWN IN VARIOUS SHELTER BELTS WEST OF NIAGRA.
            PEAK WINDS ESTIMATED TO 90 MPH. MAXIMUN WIDTH ESTIMATED 
            TO 150 YARDS. TIMING ESTIMATED BASED ON RADAR.

0455 PM     TSTM WND DMG     8 SE EAST GRAND FORKS   47.85N 96.89W 
06/08/2018                   Polk               MN   PUBLIC          

            A FEW LARGE 4 TO 6 INCH DIAMETER TREE BRANCHES WERE 
            BROKEN DOWN BROKEN DOWN IN A FARM YARD. STRONG WINDS BLEW
            FOR SEVERAL MINUTES. 

0457 PM     HAIL             7 N LEONARD             46.75N 97.25W 
06/08/2018  E1.25 INCH       Cass               ND   PUBLIC          

            VERY STRONG WINDS AND WIND DRIVEN HAIL STRIPPED CORN AND 
            BEAN FIELDS ACROSS CENTRAL MAPLE RIVER TOWNSHIP, NEAR 
            LYNCHBURG. 

0504 PM     TSTM WND GST     LEONARD                 46.65N 97.25W 
06/08/2018  E60.00 MPH       CASS               ND   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            RFD WINDS NEAR LEONARD UP TO 60 MPH

0512 PM     TORNADO          2 WNW EMERADO           47.93N 97.40W 
06/08/2018  F0               Grand Forks        ND   911 CALL CENTER 

            REPORT OF TORNADO TOUCHDOWN FROM GRAND FORKS WARNING 
            POINT. TORNADO TRACKED EASTWARD FOR LESS THAN A HALF 
            MILE, JUST SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 2,AND LIFTED BY 514 PM CDT. 
            NO DAMAGE WAS NOTED. PEAK WINDS ESTIMATED TO 75 MPH. 
            MAXIMUM WIDTH ESTIMATED TO 100 YARDS. 

0514 PM     HAIL             KINDRED                 46.65N 97.02W 
06/08/2018  E1.75 INCH       CASS               ND   PUBLIC          

            VIA SOCIAL MEDIA

0514 PM     HEAVY RAIN       3 WNW CLIMAX            47.62N 96.88W 
06/08/2018  M2.25 INCH       Traill             ND   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            RAIN GAUGE TILTED BY WIND

0521 PM     TORNADO          6 WNW KINDRED           46.68N 97.14W 
06/08/2018  F0               Cass               ND   PUBLIC          

            REPORT OF BRIEF TORNADO TOUCHDOWN. NO DAMAGE NOTED. 

0527 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     10 W GRAND FORKS        47.92N 97.29W 
06/08/2018                   Grand Forks        ND   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0540 PM     TSTM WND DMG     6 ESE CROOKSTON         47.74N 96.49W 
06/08/2018                   Polk               MN   PUBLIC          

            LARGE TREE BRANCHES BROKEN DOWN IN SHELTER BELTS. TIME 
            ESTIMATED BASED ON RADAR. 

0545 PM     HAIL             3 NNW BELTRAMI          47.58N 96.55W 
06/08/2018  E1.00 INCH       Polk               MN   PUBLIC          

            LOTS OF DIME TO QUARTER SIZED HAIL ALONG WITH VERY HEAVY 
            RAINS.

0550 PM     HAIL             KINDRED                 46.65N 97.02W 
06/08/2018  E2.00 INCH       CASS               ND   STORM CHASER    

            PICTURE WITH HAIL TWO QUARTERS WIDE SO 2 INCHES

0600 PM     HAIL             1 NW WALCOTT            46.56N 96.95W 
06/08/2018  E1.50 INCH       Richland           ND   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            VERY HEAVY RAIN AND A FEW VERY LARGE HAILSTONES. 

0605 PM     TSTM WND DMG     WALCOTT                 46.55N 96.94W 
06/08/2018                   RICHLAND           ND   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            NUMEROUS LARGE TREE BRANCHES WERE BROKEN DOWN AROUND 
            TOWN. 

0617 PM     HAIL             CHRISTINE               46.58N 96.81W 
06/08/2018  E1.25 INCH       RICHLAND           ND   STORM CHASER    

            MOSTLY QUARTER SIZED WITH SOME LARGER HAIL STONES MIXED 
            IN, TIME ESTIMATED VIA RADAR

0625 PM     TSTM WND DMG     FERTILE                 47.53N 96.29W 
06/08/2018                   POLK               MN   PUBLIC          

            SEVERAL LARGE 4 TO 6 INCH DIAMETER REE BRANCHES BROKEN 
            DOWN.

0642 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     2 E COLFAX              46.47N 96.83W 
06/08/2018                   Richland           ND   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0702 PM     HAIL             2 NNW GARY              47.40N 96.28W 
06/08/2018  E1.50 INCH       Norman             MN   PUBLIC          

            VERY HEAVY RAINS AND VERY STRONG WINDS ALSO NOTED. LARGE 
            TREE BRANCHES BROKEN DOWN AROND THE YARD.

0725 PM     HAIL             1 NE WAUKON             47.38N 96.12W 
06/08/2018  E1.00 INCH       Norman             MN   PUBLIC          

            VERY HEAVY RAINS AND LOTS OF DIME TO QUARTER SIZED HAIL. 
            HAIL FELL OFF AND ON THROUGH ABOUT 735 PM CDT. 


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