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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1111 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

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

0634 PM     HAIL             4 NW SAINT JOHNS        43.04N 84.61W
07/27/2014  M0.50 INCH       CLINTON            MI   EMERGENCY MNGR

0629 PM     TSTM WND DMG     3 S EATON RAPIDS        42.46N 84.64W
07/27/2014                   EATON              MI   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            EATON 911 CENTER REPORTING TREES DOWN IN THE
            AREA TO INCLUDE WILCOX RD NEAR BOODY HWY AND
            HOUSTON RD

0613 PM     TSTM WND DMG     LESLIE                  42.45N 84.43W
07/27/2014                   INGHAM             MI   EMERGENCY MNGR

            TREES AND WIRES REPORTED DOWN IN LESLIE AND
            ONONDAGA AREA.

0606 PM     HAIL             1 SSE ORLEANS           43.06N 85.13W
07/27/2014  M0.50 INCH       IONIA              MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0555 PM     HAIL             2 SSE KALAMAZOO         42.25N 85.57W
07/27/2014  E0.25 INCH       KALAMAZOO          MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0549 PM     HAIL             1 NNE GRATTAN           43.10N 85.37W
07/27/2014  M0.25 INCH       KENT               MI   PUBLIC

0530 PM     HAIL             EDMORE                  43.41N 85.03W
07/27/2014  M1.25 INCH       MONTCALM           MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0528 PM     HAIL             2 SSW BATTLE CREEK      42.27N 85.25W
07/27/2014  E0.88 INCH       CALHOUN            MI   PUBLIC

            ESTIMATED DIME TO NICKEL SIZE HAIL RELAYED
            VIA SOCIAL MEDIA

0524 PM     TSTM WND DMG     BELLEVUE                42.44N 85.02W
07/27/2014                   EATON              MI   EMERGENCY MNGR

            FEW TREES REPORTED DOWN BY EM

0518 PM     HAIL             ALMA                    43.38N 84.65W
07/27/2014  M0.50 INCH       GRATIOT            MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0518 PM     HAIL             2 W BROWNLEE PARK       42.32N 85.18W
07/27/2014  M0.25 INCH       CALHOUN            MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0516 PM     HAIL             3 E LE ROY              44.04N 85.39W
07/27/2014  E0.25 INCH       OSCEOLA            MI   BROADCAST MEDIA

            PUBLIC REPORT RELAYED BY MEDIA

0515 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 SW BROWNLEE PARK      42.30N 85.17W
07/27/2014  E50 MPH          CALHOUN            MI   EMERGENCY MNGR

0507 PM     HAIL             GALESBURG               42.29N 85.42W
07/27/2014  E1.00 INCH       KALAMAZOO          MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SPOTTER ESTIMATED QUARTER SIZE HAIL FALLING
            AT THE TIME OF REPORT

0505 PM     TSTM WND DMG     BROWNLEE PARK           42.32N 85.14W
07/27/2014                   CALHOUN            MI   PUBLIC

            RECEIVED A CALL FROM THE PUBLIC REGARD A
            POWER POLE AND TREE THAT WAS DOWN NEAREST TO
            RAYMOND AND WESTBROOK. POWER LINES WERE DOWN
            IN THE YARD. TIME EST BY RADAR.

0501 PM     HAIL             GALESBURG               42.29N 85.42W
07/27/2014  M0.75 INCH       KALAMAZOO          MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SPOTTER REPORTED DIME SIZE HAIL WITH HIGH
            WINDS BUT DID NOT PROVIDE AN ESTIMATED
            MAGNITUDE FOR THE WIND SPEED

0500 PM     HAIL             ALMA                    43.38N 84.65W
07/27/2014  M1.00 INCH       GRATIOT            MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0500 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 NE BLANCHARD          43.53N 85.07W
07/27/2014                   ISABELLA           MI   911 CALL CENTER

            A COUPLE OF TREES DOWN WITH SIZE UNKNOWN.

0458 PM     TSTM WND DMG     2 SE KALAMAZOO          42.26N 85.56W
07/27/2014                   KALAMAZOO          MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            TREE BRANCHES DOWN IN THE AREA

0455 PM     HAIL             PARCHMENT               42.33N 85.57W
07/27/2014  M1.00 INCH       KALAMAZOO          MI   EMERGENCY MNGR

0455 PM     TSTM WND DMG     7 E SYLVESTER           43.53N 85.11W
07/27/2014                   MECOSTA            MI   911 CALL CENTER

            FEW TREES DOWN WITH SIZE UNKNOWN.

0454 PM     HAIL             KALAMAZOO               42.27N 85.59W
07/27/2014  M0.25 INCH       KALAMAZOO          MI   PUBLIC

            PEA SIZE HAIL AND 40 MPH WIND GUST REPORTED
            BY WWMT-TV

0453 PM     HAIL             3 NE EASTWOOD           42.33N 85.50W
07/27/2014  M0.75 INCH       KALAMAZOO          MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SPOTTER REPORTED PENNY SIZE HAIL AND
            ESTIMATED WINDS OF 50 MPH

0453 PM     HAIL             REED CITY               43.87N 85.51W
07/27/2014  M0.75 INCH       OSCEOLA            MI   EMERGENCY MNGR

0450 PM     HAIL             1 NE BRADLEY            42.65N 85.63W
07/27/2014  E0.25 INCH       ALLEGAN            MI   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            WAYLAND FIRE DEPT REPORTED PEA SIZE HAIL AND
            54 MPH WINDS

0445 PM     HAIL             OSHTEMO                 42.26N 85.68W
07/27/2014  M1.50 INCH       KALAMAZOO          MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            DELAYED REPORT RECEIVED

0445 PM     HAIL             2 N OSHTEMO             42.28N 85.68W
07/27/2014  E0.25 INCH       KALAMAZOO          MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            PEA SIZE HAIL AND ESTIMATED WIND OF 50 MPH

0440 PM     HAIL             2 ESE COOPER            42.37N 85.58W
07/27/2014  M2.00 INCH       KALAMAZOO          MI   BROADCAST MEDIA

            PUBLIC SENT PICTURES OF 2 INCH HAIL TO LOCAL
            MEDIA WHICH WAS RELAYED TO NWS COURTESY OF
            WOOD-TV.

0440 PM     HAIL             PLAINWELL               42.45N 85.64W
07/27/2014  M1.00 INCH       ALLEGAN            MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0440 PM     HAIL             WAYLAND                 42.67N 85.64W
07/27/2014  E0.25 INCH       ALLEGAN            MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0439 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 ENE BRECKENRIDGE      43.41N 84.46W
07/27/2014  E51 MPH          GRATIOT            MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0438 PM     HAIL             3 E PLAINWELL           42.44N 85.59W
07/27/2014  M1.75 INCH       ALLEGAN            MI   PUBLIC

            SPOTTER MEASURED GOLFBALL SIZE HAIL NEAR
            ALLEGAN ST. IN COOPER TOWNSHIP AREA

0435 PM     TSTM WND GST     3 N ALAMO               42.41N 85.70W
07/27/2014  E60 MPH          KALAMAZOO          MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            TRAINED SPOTTER ESTIMATED 60 MPH GUST NEAR
            RAVINE AND 6TH ST. DIME SIZE HAIL WAS ALSO
            FALLING.

0435 PM     HAIL             3 N ALAMO               42.41N 85.70W
07/27/2014  M0.88 INCH       KALAMAZOO          MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SPOTTER FROM EARLIER REPORT CALLED BACK IN
            WITH NICKEL SIZE HAIL HE HAD MEASURED.

0430 PM     HAIL             2 N ALAMO               42.40N 85.71W
07/27/2014  M0.88 INCH       KALAMAZOO          MI   PUBLIC

0430 PM     HAIL             EDMORE                  43.41N 85.03W
07/27/2014  M1.00 INCH       MONTCALM           MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0427 PM     HAIL             3 N DORR                42.77N 85.72W
07/27/2014  M0.25 INCH       ALLEGAN            MI   AMATEUR RADIO

            PUBLIC REPORT RELAYED BY HAM RADIO

0409 PM     HAIL             ZEELAND                 42.81N 86.02W
07/27/2014  E0.88 INCH       OTTAWA             MI   BROADCAST MEDIA

            SEVERAL REPORT OF DIME AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL
            HAVE BEEN COMING IN OUT OF ZEELAND. COURTESY
            OF WOOD-TV

0407 PM     HAIL             1 E RIVES JUNCTION      42.39N 84.44W
07/27/2014  E0.25 INCH       JACKSON            MI   EMERGENCY MNGR

            PUBLIC REPORT HAIL JUST A LITTLE BIGGER THAT
            PEA SIZE (EST) TO EM.

0405 PM     TSTM WND DMG     RIVES JUNCTION          42.39N 84.46W
07/27/2014                   JACKSON            MI   911 CALL CENTER

            NUMEROUS TREES DOWN IN RIVES AND PARMA
            TOWNSHIPS.

0404 PM     HAIL             4 SE BIG RAPIDS         43.66N 85.44W
07/27/2014  M1.00 INCH       MECOSTA            MI   BROADCAST MEDIA

            REPORT RELAYED BY MEDIA OF QUARTER SIZE HAIL
            THAT FELL FOR APPROXIMATELY 6 MINUTES NEAR
            BIG RAPIDS.

0403 PM     HAIL             1 W ZEELAND             42.81N 86.03W
07/27/2014  M1.00 INCH       OTTAWA             MI   AMATEUR RADIO

            REPORT RELAYED BY HAM RADIO OPERATOR OF
            QUARTER SIZE HAIL THAT FELL IN ZEELAND AREA

0401 PM     HAIL             ZEELAND                 42.81N 86.01W
07/27/2014  M0.88 INCH       OTTAWA             MI   AMATEUR RADIO

0401 PM     HAIL             2 WSW ZEELAND           42.81N 86.06W
07/27/2014  M0.88 INCH       OTTAWA             MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SPOTTER CALLED IN A REPORT OF NICKEL SIZE
            HAIL FALLING JUST EAST OF HOLLAND

0358 PM     HAIL             3 NE BEECHWOOD          42.83N 86.08W
07/27/2014  M0.75 INCH       OTTAWA             MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SPOTTER NOTED THAT DIME SIZE HAIL FELL FOR A
            LITTLE LESS THAN A MINUTE. NO HIGH WINDS
            ACCOMPANIED THE STORM AT THE TIME OF THE
            REPORT.

0353 PM     HAIL             2 NNE BEECHWOOD         42.83N 86.12W
07/27/2014  M0.25 INCH       OTTAWA             MI   AMATEUR RADIO

0350 PM     TSTM WND GST     1 E MOUNT PLEASANT      43.60N 84.77W
07/27/2014  E50 MPH          ISABELLA           MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ESTIMATED WIND GUST AT CMU CAMPUS RELAYED
            VIA SOCIAL MEDIA. TIME ESTIMATED BY RADAR.

0350 PM     HAIL             3 W ZEELAND             42.82N 86.07W
07/27/2014  E0.25 INCH       OTTAWA             MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SPOTTER STATED MOSTLY PEA SIZE HAIL AND
            MAYBE A FEW THAT WERE SLIGHTLY BIGGER (EST).

0345 PM     HAIL             4 S PORT SHELDON        42.84N 86.21W
07/27/2014  M0.25 INCH       OTTAWA             MI   AMATEUR RADIO

            REPORT RELAYED BY HAM RADIO OPERATOR

0338 PM     HAIL             2 SW BATH               42.80N 84.48W
07/27/2014  M0.25 INCH       CLINTON            MI   COCORAHS

            REPORT RELAYED VIA SOCIAL MEDIA BY COCORAHS
            NETWORK VOLUNTEER

0335 PM     HAIL             1 W WILLIAMSTON         42.69N 84.30W
07/27/2014  M0.75 INCH       INGHAM             MI   AMATEUR RADIO

0330 PM     HAIL             2 WNW FARWELL           43.85N 84.91W
07/27/2014  M0.75 INCH       CLARE              MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

            HAIL LASTED ABOUT 8 MINUTES AND WAS
            ACCOMPANIED BY GUSTY WINDS

0330 PM     HAIL             2 E DEWITT              42.84N 84.53W
07/27/2014  E1.00 INCH       CLINTON            MI   911 CALL CENTER

0327 PM     HAIL             1 ENE DEWITT            42.84N 84.56W
07/27/2014  M0.75 INCH       CLINTON            MI   AMATEUR RADIO

            HAM RADIO OPERATOR REPORTED DIME SIZE HAIL
            CURRENTLY FALLING

0323 PM     HAIL             DEWITT                  42.84N 84.58W
07/27/2014  E0.25 INCH       CLINTON            MI   BROADCAST MEDIA

            REPORT RELAYED BY MEDIA FROM THE PUBLIC

0320 PM     HAIL             WILLIAMSTON             42.69N 84.28W
07/27/2014  M0.50 INCH       INGHAM             MI   EMERGENCY MNGR

            REPORT RELAYED BY EM OF HAIL THAT FELL
            AROUND LAKE LANSING AREA. TIME IS ESTIMATED
            BY RADAR.

0318 PM     HAIL             PARIS                   43.77N 85.50W
07/27/2014  M0.25 INCH       MECOSTA            MI   TRAINED SPOTTER

0318 PM     HAIL             LAKE GEORGE             43.96N 84.95W
07/27/2014  M0.75 INCH       CLARE              MI   PUBLIC

            HAIL HAD FALLEN FOR AN ESTIMATED 10-15
            MINUTES. REPORT ALSO NOTED SOME HIGH WIND
            THAT ACCOMPANIED THE STORM. WIND SPEED
            ESTIMATED WAS NOT PROVIDED AT THE TIME.
            REPORT RELAYED VIA SOCIAL MEDIA.

0250 PM     HAIL             PORTLAND                42.87N 84.90W
07/27/2014  M0.25 INCH       IONIA              MI   PUBLIC

            DELAYED REPORT OF PEA SIZE HAIL IN PORTLAND
            RECEIVED VIA SOCIAL MEDIA

0240 PM     HAIL             1 WSW WAVERLY           42.73N 84.64W
07/27/2014  M0.25 INCH       EATON              MI   EMERGENCY MNGR

            REPORT ORIGINATED FROM THE PUBLIC AND
            RELAYED TO NWS BY EM


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