More Severe Storms - June 19, 2012

Pumpkins in the 1991 Halloween Blizzard
Storm damage in Apple Valley - June 19, 2012
Courtesy: Glen Stubbe, Star Tribune

 

The active weather pattern that has been established across the region as of late was again evident in the early hours of the 19th. A strong line of thunderstorms barreled its way across the state and through the Twin Cities metro producing large hail and damaging winds. The strongest winds and greatest damage was seen across the south metro particularly Scott County which had reports of gusts of up to 83 mph.

Listed below are Public Information Statements from the National Weather Service.

 

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1147 AM CDT TUE JUN 19 2012

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

0211 AM     TSTM WND GST     HUTCHINSON              44.89N 94.37W
06/19/2012  M53.00 MPH       MCLEOD             MN   AWOS

            MEASURED AT HUTCHINSON AIRPORT

0240 AM     HAIL             REDWOOD FALLS           44.54N 95.11W
06/19/2012  M0.75 INCH       REDWOOD            MN   BROADCAST MEDIA

            DIME SIZED HAIL

0243 AM     TSTM WND GST     REDWOOD FALLS           44.54N 95.11W
06/19/2012  M45.00 MPH       REDWOOD            MN   ASOS

            MEASURED AT REDWOOD FALLS MUNICIPAL AIRPORT

0255 AM     HAIL             MORGAN                  44.42N 94.92W
06/19/2012  M0.75 INCH       REDWOOD            MN   BROADCAST MEDIA

            DIME SIZED HAIL

0255 AM     HAIL             10 SE REDWOOD FALLS     44.44N 94.97W
06/19/2012  M0.75 INCH       REDWOOD            MN   BROADCAST MEDIA

            NICKEL SIZED HAIL NEAR GILFILLAN

0300 AM     HAIL             PLYMOUTH                45.02N 93.46W
06/19/2012  M0.75 INCH       HENNEPIN           MN   NWS EMPLOYEE

            DIME SIZED HAIL

0301 AM     TSTM WND GST     CRYSTAL                 45.04N 93.36W
06/19/2012  M46.00 MPH       HENNEPIN           MN   ASOS

            MEASURED AT MINNEAPOLIS CRYSTAL AIRPORT

0302 AM     TSTM WND GST     EDEN PRAIRIE            44.85N 93.46W
06/19/2012  M53.00 MPH       HENNEPIN           MN   ASOS

            MEASURED AT FLYING CLOUD AIRPORT.

0303 AM     HAIL             FAIRFAX                 44.53N 94.72W
06/19/2012  M0.75 INCH       RENVILLE           MN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            DIME SIZED HAIL

0313 AM     TSTM WND GST     NEW ULM                 44.31N 94.46W
06/19/2012  M49.00 MPH       BROWN              MN   AWOS

            REPORTED AT NEW ULM MUNICIPAL AIRPORT

0314 AM     TSTM WND GST     MINNEAPOLIS             44.96N 93.27W
06/19/2012  M44.00 MPH       HENNEPIN           MN   ASOS

            MEASURED AT MINNEAPOLIS ST PAUL INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

0321 AM     HAIL             WINTHROP                44.54N 94.36W
06/19/2012  M0.88 INCH       SIBLEY             MN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            REPORTED BY POLICE DEPARTMENT

0330 AM     TSTM WND GST     2 NNW NEW GERMANY       44.91N 93.99W
06/19/2012  M56.00 MPH       CARVER             MN   MESONET

            MEASURED BY MNDOT SENSOR ON BWY 7 AT MILE POST 161.

0330 AM     HAIL             GAYLORD                 44.55N 94.22W
06/19/2012  M1.00 INCH       SIBLEY             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ENOUGH HAIL TO MAKE THE GROUND WHITE

0335 AM     TSTM WND DMG     LESTER PRAIRIE          44.88N 94.04W
06/19/2012                   MCLEOD             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            LARGE TREE ON HOUSE. TIME ESTIMATED BY RADAR.

0345 AM     HAIL             LE CENTER               44.39N 93.73W
06/19/2012  E0.75 INCH       LE SUEUR           MN   EMERGENCY MNGR

            PENNY SIZED HAIL AND WINDS APPROXIMATELY 30 MPH.

0348 AM     TSTM WND DMG     4 SW COLOGNE            44.73N 93.85W
06/19/2012                   CARVER             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SIX TO EIGHT INCH TREE LIMBS SEVERED. TELEPHONE POLE
            LEANING AGAINST TREE.

0352 AM     TSTM WND GST     4 ENE HENDERSON         44.55N 93.83W
06/19/2012  M66.00 MPH       SCOTT              MN   MESONET

            MNDOT ROAD SENSOR

0355 AM     HAIL             BELLE PLAINE            44.62N 93.76W
06/19/2012  M1.00 INCH       SCOTT              MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0355 AM     TSTM WND GST     BELLE PLAINE            44.62N 93.76W
06/19/2012  M83.00 MPH       SCOTT              MN   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

0355 AM     HAIL             LE SUEUR                44.46N 93.91W
06/19/2012  M1.00 INCH       LE SUEUR           MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0355 AM     TSTM WND DMG     BELLE PLAINE            44.62N 93.76W
06/19/2012                   SCOTT              MN   EMERGENCY MNGR

            50 TO 60 TREES DOWN. POWER LINES DOWN.

0359 AM     TSTM WND GST     1 N NEW PRAGUE          44.56N 93.57W
06/19/2012  M80.00 MPH       SCOTT              MN   EMERGENCY MNGR

            MEASURED BY SPOTTER AT CO RD 2 AND 21. REPORTED BY
            EMERGENCY MANAGER.

0400 AM     TSTM WND GST     1 E SAVAGE              44.76N 93.34W
06/19/2012  M63.00 MPH       SCOTT              MN   MESONET

            APRSWXNET SENSOR. TIME ESTIMATED.

0400 AM     TSTM WND DMG     PRIOR LAKE              44.73N 93.43W
06/19/2012                   SCOTT              MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            NUMEROUS LARGE TREES DOWNED. TIME CORRECTED.

0400 AM     TSTM WND DMG     SAVAGE                  44.76N 93.36W
06/19/2012                   SCOTT              MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SEVERAL TREES DOWN AT INTERSECTION OF HWY 13 AND 150TH
            ST.

0403 AM     TSTM WND GST     PRIOR LAKE              44.73N 93.43W
06/19/2012  M60.00 MPH       SCOTT              MN   NWS EMPLOYEE

0404 AM     TSTM WND GST     EDEN PRAIRIE            44.85N 93.46W
06/19/2012  M54.00 MPH       HENNEPIN           MN   ASOS

            MEASURED AT FLYING CLOUD AIRPORT

0405 AM     TSTM WND DMG     BLOOMINGTON             44.83N 93.32W
06/19/2012                   HENNEPIN           MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            TREE DOWN ON KNOX BETWEEN 82ND AND AMERICAN BLVD. TIN
            SHED BLOWN TO NEXT YARD NEAR 100 ST. TIME ESTIMATED.

0405 AM     TSTM WND DMG     N BURNSVILLE            44.76N 93.28W
06/19/2012                   DAKOTA             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SEVERAL TREES DOWN ON BURSVILLE PARKWAY AT HWY 35W. TIME
            ESTIMATED.

0410 AM     HAIL             LAKEVILLE               44.68N 93.24W
06/19/2012  M0.75 INCH       DAKOTA             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0410 AM     TSTM WND DMG     LAKEVILLE               44.68N 93.24W
06/19/2012                   DAKOTA             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            10 INCH DIAMETER TREE DOWNED

0410 AM     TSTM WND DMG     APPLE VALLEY            44.75N 93.20W
06/19/2012                   DAKOTA             MN   BROADCAST MEDIA

            14 POWER POLES KNOCKED DOWN OR SNAPPED IN HALF ALONG
            PILOT KNOB ROAD BETWEEN COUNTY RD 42 AND COUNTY ROAD
            46...CLOSING ROAD. TIME ESTIMATED.

0411 AM     TSTM WND GST     LAKEVILLE               44.68N 93.24W
06/19/2012  M54.00 MPH       DAKOTA             MN   AWOS

            REPORTED AT LAKEVILLE AIRPORT

0414 AM     TSTM WND GST     FARIBAULT               44.30N 93.27W
06/19/2012  M55.00 MPH       RICE               MN   AWOS

            MEASURED AT FARIBAULT MUNICIPAL AIRPORT

0415 AM     TSTM WND DMG     2 SSW ROSEMOUNT         44.72N 93.09W
06/19/2012                   DAKOTA             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            30 FT TREE DOWN. WOOD FENCE BLOWN OVER. NEAR INTERSECTION
            OF SHANNON PARKWAY AND HWY 46. TIME ESTIMATED BY RADAR.

0419 AM     TSTM WND GST     MINNEAPOLIS             44.96N 93.27W
06/19/2012  M54.00 MPH       HENNEPIN           MN   ASOS

            MEASURED AT MINNEAPOLIS ST PAUL INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.

0421 AM     HAIL             3 SSW DUNDAS            44.39N 93.23W
06/19/2012  M1.25 INCH       RICE               MN   CO-OP OBSERVER

            LEAVES SHREDDED. LASTED FOR 7 MINUTES.

0423 AM     TSTM WND DMG     EAGAN                   44.82N 93.16W
06/19/2012                   DAKOTA             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            30 FT TALL PINE TREE UPROOTED. BRANCHES BROKEN OFF OTHER
            TREES.

0425 AM     TSTM WND DMG     SOUTH ST PAUL           44.89N 93.04W
06/19/2012                   DAKOTA             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            LARGE TREE LIMBS SNAPPED IN HALF. SMALL TREES DOWN. TIME
            ESTIMATED. MEDIA ALSO REPORTING UTILITY POLES DOWN IN
            SOUTH ST PAUL NEAR INTERSTATE 494.

0425 AM     HAIL             DUNDAS                  44.43N 93.20W
06/19/2012  M1.00 INCH       RICE               MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0425 AM     TSTM WND DMG     1 SSE SOUTH ST PAUL     44.87N 93.03W
06/19/2012                   DAKOTA             MN   PUBLIC

            LARGE TREES DOWN. ROAD TO NEIGHBORHOOD BLOCKED NEAR
            INTERSECTION OF HWY 494 AND CO RD 56. TIME ESTIMATED.

0429 AM     TSTM WND GST     ST PAUL                 44.95N 93.10W
06/19/2012  M64.00 MPH       RAMSEY             MN   ASOS

            REPORTED AT ST PAUL DOWNTOWN AIRPORT

0430 AM     TSTM WND DMG     HASTINGS                44.73N 92.85W
06/19/2012                   DAKOTA             MN   PUBLIC

            18 INCH DIAMETER TREE UPROOTED.

0430 AM     TSTM WND DMG     ST PAUL                 44.95N 93.10W
06/19/2012                   RAMSEY             MN   PUBLIC

            2 FT DIAMETER TREE DOWNED IN SOUTHEAST ST. PAUL NEAR
            MAPLEWOOD BORDER. TIME ESTIMATED.

0433 AM     TSTM WND GST     STANTON                 44.47N 93.02W
06/19/2012  M63.00 MPH       GOODHUE            MN   AWOS

            REPORTED AT STANTON AIRFIELD

0435 AM     TSTM WND DMG     WOODBURY                44.91N 92.92W
06/19/2012                   WASHINGTON         MN   PUBLIC

            1 FT DIAMETER TREE DOWNED NEAR INTERSECTION OF BAILEY
            ROAD AND RADIO DRIVE. TIME ESTIMATED.

0438 AM     HAIL             PRESCOTT                44.75N 92.79W
06/19/2012  M1.25 INCH       PIERCE             WI   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0454 AM     TSTM WND GST     2 NE RED WING           44.60N 92.57W
06/19/2012  M54.00 MPH       PIERCE             WI   AWOS

            MEASURED AT RED WING AIRPORT.

0535 AM     TSTM WND GST     MENOMONIE               44.89N 91.91W
06/19/2012  E49.00 MPH       DUNN               WI   AWOS

            MEASURED AT MENOMONIE AIRPORT

0540 AM     TSTM WND DMG     2 SE ELK MOUND          44.85N 91.66W
06/19/2012                   DUNN               WI   BROADCAST MEDIA

            SMALL TREE DOWN. TIME ESTIMATED.

0546 AM     HAIL             2 N LAUDERDALE          45.03N 93.21W
06/19/2012  M0.75 INCH       RAMSEY             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            DIME SIZED HAIL. TIME WAS ESTIMATED.

0549 AM     TSTM WND GST     3 N EAU CLAIRE          44.87N 91.49W
06/19/2012  M54.00 MPH       CHIPPEWA           WI   ASOS

0550 AM     TSTM WND DMG     EAU CLAIRE              44.82N 91.49W
06/19/2012                   EAU CLAIRE         WI   BROADCAST MEDIA

            POWERLINES DOWN. TIME ESTIMATED.

0555 AM     HAIL             VADNAIS HEIGHTS         45.06N 93.07W
06/19/2012  M1.00 INCH       RAMSEY             MN   PUBLIC

0620 AM     HAIL             LAKE ELMO               45.00N 92.91W
06/19/2012  M1.00 INCH       WASHINGTON         MN   PUBLIC

            REPORTED NEAR INTERSECTION OF LAKE ELMO AVE AND HWY 5.
            TIME ESTIMATED.

0622 AM     HAIL             2 SW STILLWATER         45.04N 92.85W
06/19/2012  M1.00 INCH       WASHINGTON         MN   PUBLIC

0630 AM     HAIL             STILLWATER              45.06N 92.82W
06/19/2012  M1.50 INCH       WASHINGTON         MN   PUBLIC

            QUARTER TO PING PONG BALL SIZED HAIL REPORTED NEAR
            INTERSECTION OF ORLEANS AND HARRIET.
Last modified: June 26, 2015
By: Climatology Volunteer Nick Yates

 

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