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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN ND/GRAND FORKS ND
605 PM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

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

0108 PM     HAIL             3 SE BRINSMADE          48.15N 99.28W
07/19/2016  M1.00 INCH       BENSON             ND   TRAINED SPOTTER

0137 PM     HAIL             11 W DEVILS LAKE        48.11N 99.11W
07/19/2016  E1.25 INCH       RAMSEY             ND   PUBLIC

            QUARTER TO HALF DOLLAR SIZED HAIL NEAR THE BRIDGE AT
            OSWALDS BAY.

0458 PM     HAIL             WALHALLA                48.92N 97.92W
07/19/2016  E2.50 INCH       PEMBINA            ND   PUBLIC

            HAILED FOR 15 MINUTES AT HIGHWAY 32 DINER IN WALHALLA

0505 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 ENE VANG              48.92N 98.06W
07/19/2016                   CAVALIER           ND   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NUMEROUS LARGE TREES BROKEN DOWN AND EVIDENCE OF HAIL
            DAMAGE TO CROPS IN AND AROUND THE PEMBINA GORGE AREA AND
            FREMONT TOWNSHIP.

0515 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 NE OLGA               48.83N 97.99W
07/19/2016                   CAVALIER           ND   EMERGENCY MNGR

            TREES BROKEN DOWN ACROSS THE PEMBINA HILLS WILDLIFE AREA
            AND NORTH OLGA TOWNSHIP.

0529 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     6 NNW MOUNTAIN          48.76N 97.91W
07/19/2016                   PEMBINA            ND   STORM CHASER

            FUNNEL CLOUD VIEWED APPROACHING THE TONGUE RIVER.

0530 PM     TORNADO          5 N MOUNTAIN            48.76N 97.86W
07/19/2016  F1               PEMBINA            ND   NWS STORM SURVEY

            A TORNADO TRACKED TO THE EAST SOUTHEAST FOR ROUGHLY 5
            MILES TO AROUND 2 ENE MOUNTAIN BY AROUND 540 PM CDT. THE
            SNAPPED OR UPROOTED NUMEROUS HARDWOOD TREES IN SHELTER
            BELTS AND ALONG THE TONGUE RIVER. MAXIMUUM WIDTH
            ESTIMATED TO ONE HALF MILE. PEAK WINDS ESTIMATED TO 110
            MPH.

0535 PM     TSTM WND DMG     4 N MOUNTAIN            48.74N 97.86W
07/19/2016                   PEMBINA            ND   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SEVERAL LARGE TREES BROKEN DOWN NEAR THE TONGUE RIVER.

0538 PM     TSTM WND DMG     MOUNTAIN                48.68N 97.86W
07/19/2016                   PEMBINA            ND   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NUMEROUS TREES BROKEN DOWN AROUND TOWN. SEVERAL BUILDINGS
            WITH ROOF DAMAGE DUE TO LARGE HAIL AND FALLING TREE
            LIMBS. WIND AND HAIL DAMAGE TO FARM FIELDS IS WIDESPREAD
            ACROSS BEAULIEU AND THINGVALLA TOWNSHIPS.

0540 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 NE MOUNTAIN           48.71N 97.82W
07/19/2016  M67.00 MPH       PEMBINA            ND   PUBLIC

            MEASURED ON A PERSONAL DAVIS SYSTEM

0555 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 S HENSEL              48.64N 97.67W
07/19/2016                   PEMBINA            ND   EMERGENCY MNGR

            WIDESPREAD CROP DAMAGE PRODUCED BY WIND DRIVERN HAIL
            ACROSS SOUTHERN PARK AND LODEMA TOWNSHIPS.

0605 PM     HAIL             CRYSTAL                 48.60N 97.67W
07/19/2016  M3.00 INCH       PEMBINA            ND   STORM CHASER

            SENT VIA TWITTER.

0617 PM     TORNADO          HOOPLE                  48.54N 97.64W
07/19/2016  F1               WALSH              ND   NWS STORM SURVEY

            A TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN IN THE SOUTH END OF HOOPLE AND
            TRACKED TO THE SOUTHEAST FOR ABOUT 1.5 MILES THROUGH 621
            PM CDT. THE TORNADO BROKE DOWN AND SCATTERED NUMEROUS
            LARGE TREE BRANCJHES AND LIMBS. IT ALSO DAMAGED A POTATO
            WAREHOUSE. MAXIMUM WIDTH ESTIMATED TO ONE QUARTER MILE.
            PEAK WINDS ESTIMATED TO 100 MPH.

0621 PM     TSTM WND GST     4 ESE CRYSTAL           48.58N 97.59W
07/19/2016  M54.00 MPH       PEMBINA            ND   PUBLIC

            MEASURED ON A PERSONAL DAVIS SYSTEM

0635 PM     TSTM WND DMG     9 W GRAFTON             48.41N 97.60W
07/19/2016                   WALSH              ND   EMERGENCY MNGR

            MULTIPLE LARGE TREES DOWN OR SNAPPED

0636 PM     TORNADO          2 SW NASH               48.45N 97.54W
07/19/2016  F1               WALSH              ND   NWS STORM SURVEY

            A TORNADO TRACKED FOR NEARLY A MILE TO ABOUT 3 SSW OF
            NASH BY 639 PM CDT. THE TORNADO SNAPPE DOR UPROOTED
            NUMEROUS TREES ALONG THE MIDDLE FORK OF THE PARK RIVER.
            MAXIMUM WIDTH ESTIMNATED TO 200 YARDS. PEAK WINDS
            ESTIMATED TO 100 MPH.

0645 PM     HAIL             2 W GRAFTON             48.42N 97.45W
07/19/2016  M4.00 INCH       WALSH              ND   BROADCAST MEDIA

            REPORT AND PHOTO POSTED VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

0705 PM     TSTM WND GST     2 ESE GRAFTON           48.40N 97.36W
07/19/2016  M61.00 MPH       WALSH              ND   AWOS

            PEAK WIND MEASURED AT THE GRAFTON AIRPORT /KGAF/.

0707 PM     TSTM WND GST     MINTO                   48.29N 97.37W
07/19/2016  E70.00 MPH       WALSH              ND   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ESTIMATED BY FIREFIGHTERS IN TRUCK.

0713 PM     TSTM WND GST     4 E MINTO               48.29N 97.29W
07/19/2016  E70.00 MPH       WALSH              ND   TRAINED SPOTTER

0718 PM     TSTM WND DMG     4 N GILBY               48.14N 97.47W
07/19/2016                   GRAND FORKS        ND   STORM CHASER

            LARGE MATURE TREES BROKEN DOWN IN SHELTER BELTS ALONG
            CR2.

0730 PM     TSTM WND GST     7 E ARDOCH              48.21N 97.19W
07/19/2016  E95.00 MPH       WALSH              ND   NWS STORM SURVEY

            NUMEROUS TREES WERE SNAPPED OR UPROOTED ACROSS WALSHVILLE
            TOWNSHIP. AT LEAST ONE WOODEN POWER POLE WAS SNAPPED
            ALONG CR54 JUST WEST OF THE RED RIVER BRIDGE.

0735 PM     TSTM WND GST     OSLO                    48.19N 97.13W
07/19/2016  E90.00 MPH       MARSHALL           MN   NWS STORM SURVEY

            NUMEROUS TREES SNAPPED OR UPROOTED AROUND TOWN AND ACROSS
            SOUTHERN OAK PARK TOWNSHIP. WIND DRIVEN HAIL STRIPED
            SEVERAL FIELDS BARE ALONG AND SOUTH OF MN STATE HIGHWAY
            1. PEAK WINDS ESTIMATED FROM 85 TO 95 MPH.

0738 PM     HAIL             15 N EAST GRAND FORKS   48.15N 97.02W
07/19/2016  E2.50 INCH       POLK               MN   NWS STORM SURVEY

            HAIL FROM PING PONG BALL TO TENNIS BALL SIZED FEEL ACROSS
            NORTHERN HIGDEM TOWNSHIP.

0740 PM     TSTM WND GST     14 N EAST GRAND FORKS   48.13N 97.02W
07/19/2016  E90.00 MPH       POLK               MN   NWS STORM SURVEY

            NUMEROUS TREES SNAPPED OR UPROOTED IN SHETER BELTS AND
            SEVERAL FIELD STRIPED WITH WIND DRIVEN HAIL...ACROSS
            NORTHERN AND CENTRAL HIGDEM TOWNSHIP.

0752 PM     TSTM WND DMG     MANVEL                  48.07N 97.18W
07/19/2016                   GRAND FORKS        ND   BROADCAST MEDIA

            SHEET METAL STRUCTURE DEMOLISHED. PHOTO POSTED VIA SOCIAL
            MEDIA. TIME ESTIMATED FROM RADAR.

0815 PM     TSTM WND GST     5 ENE EAST GRAND FORKS  47.96N 96.92W
07/19/2016  M58.00 MPH       POLK               MN   MESONET

            MEASURED AT A PERSONAL WEATHER STATION.

0816 PM     HAIL             EAST GRAND FORKS        47.93N 97.02W
07/19/2016  E0.75 INCH       POLK               MN   AMATEUR RADIO

0825 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 SE MALLORY            47.87N 96.90W
07/19/2016  M59.00 MPH       POLK               MN   MESONET

            PEAK WINDS MEASURED AT THE RWIS STATION ALONG HIGHWAY 2.

0826 PM     TSTM WND GST     5 WNW GRAND FORKS       47.94N 97.17W
07/19/2016  M55.00 MPH       GRAND FORKS        ND   ASOS

            48 KNOT GUST REPORTED AT GRAND FORKS INTERNATIONAL
            AIRPORT

0826 PM     HEAVY RAIN       GRAND FORKS             47.92N 97.07W
07/19/2016  U0.00 INCH       GRAND FORKS        ND   TRAINED SPOTTER

            HEAVY RAIN FOR ABOUT 20 MINUTES...MINOR STREET FLOODING
            ON DEMERS AVENUE NEAR WILD BILLS

0828 PM     TSTM WND DMG     EAST GRAND FORKS        47.93N 97.02W
07/19/2016                   POLK               MN   AMATEUR RADIO

            LARGE TREE BRANCHES UP TO 12 INCH DIAMETER BROKEN DOWN IN
            THE MN STATE PARK.

0829 PM     HAIL             2 SE EAST GRAND FORKS   47.91N 96.99W
07/19/2016  E1.00 INCH       POLK               MN   NWS EMPLOYEE

            MAINLY DIME TO NICKEL... WITH A FEW QUAURTER SIZED HAIL.
            VERY HEAVY RAINS.

0830 PM     HAIL             4 WSW ISLAND LAKE       47.77N 95.10W
07/19/2016  E1.25 INCH       BELTRAMI           MN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0835 PM     TSTM WND DMG     GRAND FORKS             47.92N 97.07W
07/19/2016                   GRAND FORKS        ND   AMATEUR RADIO

            TREE BRANCHES UP TO A FOOT IN DIAMETER BROKEN DOWN AT 9TH
            AND CHESTNUT. SOME FENCHING BLOWN DOWN AS WELL.

0840 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 ENE EUCLID            47.98N 96.62W
07/19/2016                   POLK               MN   NWS STORM SURVEY

            A FEW LARGE TREE BRANCHES AND LIMBS BROKEN DOWN AT A
            FARMSTEAD.

0845 PM     TSTM WND DMG     5 S GRAND FORKS         47.84N 97.07W
07/19/2016                   GRAND FORKS        ND   AMATEUR RADIO

            TWO TREES SPLIT AND SOME SHINGLES TURNED UP.

0850 PM     TSTM WND GST     5 ENE THOMPSON          47.80N 97.01W
07/19/2016  E95.00 MPH       GRAND FORKS        ND   TRAINED SPOTTER

            AN APPARENT MICROBURST OCCURRED SEVERAL MINUTES BEHIND
            THE PASSAGE OF A SOUTHWARD MOVING THUNDERSTORM GUSTFRONT.
            SEVERAL TREES WERE SNAPPED AT RESIDENCES AND FARMSTEADS
            ACROSS CENTRAL WALLE TOWNSHIP. A NORTHFACING GARAGE WALL
            WAS PUSHED IN AT THE ROOFLINE...AND THE WIND PROCEEDED TO
            BLOW THROUGH THE GARAGE AND BLOW OUT THE SOUTH FACING
            GARAGE DOORS AND PART OF THE SOUTH GARAGE ROOF. PEAK
            WINDS ESTIMATED FROM 90 TO 100 MPH.

0854 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     6 E EUCLID              47.97N 96.51W
07/19/2016                   POLK               MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            FUNNEL VIEWED BY SPOTTER LOCATED EAST NORTHEAST OF
            CROOKSTON.

0855 PM     TORNADO          3 NW DOROTHY            47.96N 96.49W
07/19/2016  F1               POLK               MN   NWS STORM SURVEY

            A TORNADO TRACKED INTERMITTENTLY FOR ROUGHLY 5 MILES TO
            AROUND 2 SE DOROTHY BY 910 PM CDT. THE TORNADO BROKE DOWN
            NUMEROUS LARGE TREES IN SHELTER BELTS... ROLLED A HORSE
            TRAILER... BLEW APART A CALF SHED AND BLEW DOWN A HAY
            SHED ALONG ITS PATH. MAXIMUM WIDTH UP TO 300 YARDS WIDE.
            PEAK WINDS ESTIMATED TO 90 MPH.

0900 PM     HAIL             8 N GULLY               47.88N 95.62W
07/19/2016  E1.00 INCH       POLK               MN   PARK/FOREST SRVC

            A FEW DIME TO QUARTER SIZED HAIL AND BROKEN TREE BRANCHES
            NEAR THE GULLY WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA.

0910 PM     TSTM WND GST     RED LAKE FALLS          47.89N 96.27W
07/19/2016  E90.00 MPH       RED LAKE           MN   EMERGENCY MNGR

            NUMEROUS LARGE TREE BRANCHES AND LIMBS BROKEN DOWN AROUND
            TOWN. LARGE SECTIONS OF ROOFING PEELED OFF OF A WAREHOUSE
            ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF TOWN. PEAK WINDS ESTIMATED AT 85 TO
            95 MPH.

0914 PM     TORNADO          4 NNW PUPOSKY           47.73N 94.94W
07/19/2016  F1               BELTRAMI           MN   EMERGENCY MNGR

            A TORNADO PARTIALLY WRAPPED IN HEAVY RAINS AND DOWNBURST
            WINDS TRACKED TO THE EAST SOUTHEAST FOR ROUGHLY 4 MILES
            ...TO AROUND 4 ENE OF PUPOSKY AND THE BUENA VISTA STATE
            FOREST BY AROUND 926 PM CDT. THE TORNADO BROKE DOWN OR
            SNAPPED SEVERAL HUNDRED TREES ALONG ITS PATH WHILE ONE
            STRUCTURE HAD SHINGLES TORN OFF THE ROOF. MAXIMUM WIDTH
            ESTIMATED AT 400 YARDS. PEAK WINDS ESTIMATED TO 90 MPH.
            INITIAL SURVEY BY EM WAS REVIEWED AND CONFIRMED BY NWS.

0915 PM     HAIL             4 NNE PUPOSKY           47.73N 94.87W
07/19/2016  E1.75 INCH       BELTRAMI           MN   EMERGENCY MNGR

            LARGE HAIL AND TORENTIAL RAINS... FOLLOWED BY DAMAGING
            WINDS.

0919 PM     TSTM WND DMG     GONVICK                 47.74N 95.51W
07/19/2016                   CLEARWATER         MN   NWS STORM SURVEY

            A FEW LARGE TREE BRANCHES AND LIMBS BROKEN DOWN AROUND
            TOWN.

0920 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 NNE PUPOSKY           47.72N 94.88W
07/19/2016                   BELTRAMI           MN   AMATEUR RADIO

            TREES BROKEN DOWN NEAR IRVINE AVE AND ARCTIC ROAD.

0920 PM     FLOOD            4 W GRAND FORKS         47.92N 97.16W
07/19/2016                   GRAND FORKS        ND   911 CALL CENTER

            TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE ON U.S. HIGHWAY 2 EAST OF AIRPORT
            ROAD.

0945 PM     HAIL             10 NNW BEMIDJI          47.62N 94.96W
07/19/2016  E1.00 INCH       BELTRAMI           MN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0950 PM     TSTM WND GST     BAGLEY                  47.52N 95.40W
07/19/2016  M55.00 MPH       CLEARWATER         MN   MESONET

            PEAK WIND MEASURED BY A PERSONAL WEATHER STATION.

1018 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 NNW BEMIDJI           47.51N 94.89W
07/19/2016                   BELTRAMI           MN   AMATEUR RADIO

            WIDESPREAD TREE DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES REPORTED ACROSS
            NORTHERN BEMIDJI.

1045 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 S BEMIDJI             47.44N 94.88W
07/19/2016                   BELTRAMI           MN   EMERGENCY MNGR

            VALVOLINE HIGHWAY SIGN BLOWN DOWN ALONG MN HIGHWAY 197.

1050 PM     TSTM WND DMG     13 ESE BEMIDJI          47.41N 94.62W
07/19/2016                   BELTRAMI           MN   PUBLIC

            A FEW TREES DOWN AROUND NORTH END OF CASS LAKE. NEARBY
            RWIS STATION ALONG U.S HIGHWAY 2 REPORTED PEAK WINDS TO
            60 MPH.

1050 PM     TSTM WND DMG     LAPORTE                 47.21N 94.76W
07/19/2016                   HUBBARD            MN   PUBLIC

            A FEW LARGE TREE BRANCHES AND LIMBS BROKEN DOWN.


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