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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service North Platte NE
1052 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...Rainfall reports ending Tuesday morning...

Strong to severe thunderstorms developed across the Nebraska
panhandle Monday afternoon and expanded into a line as it
moved through the southern Sandhills and southwest Nebraska.
Several wind gusts exceeding 60 mph were recorded Monday
evening. Meanwhile, additional thunderstorms affected northern
Nebraska, primarily Brown, Cherry, and Keya Paha Counties.
Large hail and strong winds were reported with those storms.
Overall, many locations received moderate to heavy rain,
resulting in at least one quarter to one half inch of rain.
Listed below are rainfall, wind, and hail reports.

...County...                  ...Rainfall (in.)...
Location

...Arthur...
Arthur                                0.01

...Boyd...
Butte                                 0.30

...Brown...
Ainsworth Airport                     0.56

...Chase...
Imperial 12N                          0.60
Champion 6SSW                         0.44
Champion 4SSE                         0.39
Venango 9SE                           0.38
Imperial                              0.34
Champion 3SW                          0.31
Enders 1NNW                           0.27
Elsie 16S                             0.25
Champion 8W                           0.24
Lamar 3S                              0.22
Imperial 13ENE                        0.21
Wauneta                               0.15

...Cherry...
Valentine Airport                     0.63
Valentine 1W                          0.37
Valentine 1ENE                        0.37
Valentine 4N                          0.29
Cody 8SSW                             0.20
Valentine 29S                         0.06

...Custer...
Berwyn 6SSW                           0.51
Broken Bow 1N                         0.43
Berwyn 4NNE                           0.38
Gothenburg 24N                        0.37
Broken Bow Airport                    0.35
Callaway                              0.35
Broken Bow 15SSE                      0.33
Callaway 8WSW                         0.32
Merna 11W                             0.28
Merna 7W                              0.26
Anselmo 12WSW                         0.25
Anselmo 2SE                           0.19
Anselmo 9WSW                          0.14
Anselmo 9NW                           0.09
Mason City                            0.06

...Deuel...
Lodgepole 4ENE                        0.84
Chappell 3NNE                         0.37
Chappell 9ENE                         0.15
Big Springs 1W                        0.14

...Frontier...
Curtis 9S                             0.58
McCook 14N                            0.57
Eustis 4WNW                           0.55
Curtis 7SE                            0.52
Eustis 8SSW                           0.52
Curtis 3NNE                           0.51
Cambridge 7N                          0.49
Curtis 1W                             0.44
Curtis                                0.43
Maywood                               0.40
Maywood 10S                           0.39
Eustis 2NW                            0.36

...Garden...
Chappell 10NNE                        0.51
Lisco                                 0.51
Oshkosh 10NE                          0.14

...Garfield...
Burwell 20NNE                         0.16
Burwell 2SSW                          0.05
Burwell                               0.03

...Hayes...
Hayes Center 6ESE                     0.32
Palisade 2WSW                         0.29
Hayes Center 1NW                      0.25
Wallace 10S                           0.24

...Holt...
Swan Lake                             0.29
O`Neill Airport                       0.27
O`Neill 1WNW                          0.27
O`Neill                               0.22
Ewing 9WSW                            0.15
Chambers                              0.07

...Hooker...
Mullen                                  T

...Keith...
Ogallala Airport                      0.23
Paxton 4NE                            0.18
Ogallala 2W                           0.17
Brule 9NNE                            0.16
Kingsley Dam                          0.15
Brule 3ENE                            0.11
Ogallala                              0.08

...Keya Paha...
Springview 2NW                        0.20

...Lincoln...
North Platte 2SW                      0.77
Wellfleet 4ENE                        0.38
Brady                                 0.29
Wellfleet 8NNE                        0.24
Hershey                               0.23
North Platte 5S                       0.23
North Platte 2WNW                     0.23
North Platte Exp Farm                 0.22
NWS North Platte                      0.22
Sutherland 1N                         0.22
North Platte 1WNW                     0.20
North Platte 1W                       0.18
North Platte Airport                  0.17
North Platte 6NE                      0.17
Sutherland 1NW                        0.17
Sutherland 8WSW                       0.17
Hershey 6NW                           0.15

...Logan...
Stapleton 5W                          0.10

...Perkins...
Venango 7E                            0.50
Elsie 4SSW                            0.39
Ogallala 13SSW                        0.31
Grant 1NNE                            0.30
Grant 3S                              0.30
Wallace 9WSW                          0.30
Big Springs 8S                        0.29
Elsie                                 0.27
Elsie 4NE                             0.27
Grant                                 0.25
Grant 2ESE                            0.25
Grant 6WNW                            0.22
Madrid 8SW                            0.22
Grant 4ENE                            0.17
Elsie 9NNW                            0.14
Elsie 10SSE                           0.14

...Rock...
Newport                               0.22

...Sheridan...
Rushville 5ESE                        0.13
Gordon 13NW                           0.10
Rushville 19N                         0.10
Lakeside 23NNE                        0.08
Gordon 8ESE                           0.07
Gordon 5W                             0.05
Rushville                             0.02

...Thomas...
Thedford 6E                           0.45
Thedford Airport                      0.16

...Wheeler...
Spalding 6N                           0.44
Bartlett 9NE                          0.13


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

0422 PM     HAIL             4 WNW OSHKOSH           41.43N 102.42W
05/30/2016  E0.88 INCH       GARDEN             NE   PUBLIC

0553 PM     HAIL             5 WSW HYANNIS           41.97N 101.85W
05/30/2016  M0.88 INCH       GRANT              NE   PUBLIC

            STRONG WINDS OF BETWEEN 40 AND 60 MILES PER HOUR ALSO
            ACCOMPANIED THE STORM.

0609 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 SE HYANNIS            41.99N 101.75W
05/30/2016  E60.00 MPH       GRANT              NE   PUBLIC

            WINDS WERE ESTIMATED AT AROUND 60 MPH...WITH PEA SIZE
            HAIL.

0610 PM     HAIL             14 SE VALENTINE         42.73N 100.35W
05/30/2016  E1.00 INCH       CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

            NICKEL TO QUARTER HAIL WITH GUSTY WINDS

0630 PM     TSTM WND GST     PAXTON                  41.12N 101.36W
05/30/2016  E60.00 MPH       KEITH              NE   PUBLIC

            WINDS WERE ESTIMATED TO BE SUSTAINED AT BETWEEN 45 TO 50
            MPH.

0630 PM     HEAVY RAIN       8 S CROOKSTON           42.81N 100.75W
05/30/2016  M3.20 INCH       CHERRY             NE   PUBLIC

0647 PM     TSTM WND GST     IMPERIAL                40.52N 101.64W
05/30/2016  M61.00 MPH       CHASE              NE   OFFICIAL NWS OBS

0648 PM     TSTM WND GST     SUTHERLAND              41.16N 101.13W
05/30/2016  M62.00 MPH       LINCOLN            NE   PUBLIC

0649 PM     TSTM WND GST     SUTHERLAND              41.16N 101.13W
05/30/2016  M68.00 MPH       LINCOLN            NE   PUBLIC

0655 PM     TSTM WND GST     5 N HERSHEY             41.23N 101.00W
05/30/2016  M52.00 MPH       LINCOLN            NE   PUBLIC

            PEA SIZE HAIL AND TREES WERE SWAYING SIDEWAYS.

0702 PM     TSTM WND GST     5 N NORTH PLATTE        41.21N 100.77W
05/30/2016  M55.00 MPH       LINCOLN            NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

0705 PM     TSTM WND GST     5 N NORTH PLATTE        41.21N 100.77W
05/30/2016  M62.00 MPH       LINCOLN            NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

0706 PM     TSTM WND GST     8 NE DICKENS            40.91N 100.89W
05/30/2016  E60.00 MPH       LINCOLN            NE   PUBLIC

0707 PM     TSTM WND GST     8 S NORTH PLATTE        41.02N 100.77W
05/30/2016  M50.00 MPH       LINCOLN            NE   PUBLIC

0708 PM     TSTM WND GST     5 N NORTH PLATTE        41.21N 100.77W
05/30/2016  M68.00 MPH       LINCOLN            NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

0715 PM     TSTM WND GST     5 N NORTH PLATTE        41.21N 100.77W
05/30/2016  M58.00 MPH       LINCOLN            NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

0717 PM     TSTM WND DMG     9 WSW STAPLETON         41.43N 100.67W
05/30/2016                   LOGAN              NE   PUBLIC

            3 INCH DIAMETER COTTONWOOD BRANCHES BROKE OFF. BRANCHES
            WERE NOT THE HEALTHIEST OF BRANCHES.

0717 PM     TSTM WND GST     9 WSW STAPLETON         41.43N 100.67W
05/30/2016  E60.00 MPH       LOGAN              NE   PUBLIC

0725 PM     TSTM WND GST     5 W STAPLETON           41.48N 100.61W
05/30/2016  M52.00 MPH       LOGAN              NE   CO-OP OBSERVER

0730 PM     TSTM WND DMG     5 N RINGGOLD            41.58N 100.77W
05/30/2016                   MCPHERSON          NE   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            WALL BLEW IN ON A METAL OUTBUILDING. TIME ESTIMATED BY
            RADAR. DELAYED REPORT

0737 PM     TSTM WND GST     BRADY                   41.02N 100.37W
05/30/2016  E60.00 MPH       LINCOLN            NE   CO-OP OBSERVER

            SUSTAINED WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH...WITH GUSTS AROUND 60
            MPH. WINDS PRECEEDED THE RAIN.

0750 PM     TSTM WND GST     24 SE NORTH PLATTE      40.89N 100.45W
05/30/2016  E60.00 MPH       LINCOLN            NE   PUBLIC

0804 PM     HEAVY RAIN       SUTHERLAND              41.16N 101.13W
05/30/2016  M0.30 INCH       LINCOLN            NE   PUBLIC

0805 PM     TSTM WND GST     13 S BRADY              40.83N 100.37W
05/30/2016  E60.00 MPH       LINCOLN            NE   PUBLIC

            WIND GUSTS WERE ESTIMATED BETWEEN 50 AND 60 MPH. GIVEN
            STORM HISTORY...60 MPH WIND GUSTS SEEMED MOST LOGICAL.

0808 PM     HAIL             14 ENE STAPLETON        41.56N 100.26W
05/30/2016  M0.75 INCH       LOGAN              NE   PUBLIC

            WINDS GUSTS WERE ESTIMATED AROUND 30 MPH

0835 PM     TSTM WND GST     7 S EUSTIS              40.56N 100.03W
05/30/2016  E60.00 MPH       FRONTIER           NE   PUBLIC

            WINDS GUSTED TO AT LEAST 60 MPH


Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered
official.

$$

Snively/Moldan



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