Monday, May 15, 2017

Flood Advisory til 3:15 PM today for parts of Ashland and Iron County in northwest Wisconsin; Storm Reports from around the Northland

/Issued 12:48 PM CDT, Monday, May 15, 2017/

Radar rainfall estimates since early this morning ending around Noon today.  Some of these totals are likely too high, possibly due to hail contamination...But there still has been pockets of heavy rainfall likely exceeding 1-3 inches in some parts of northwest Wisconsin since earlier this morning.












Radar loop through 12:30 PM CDT today.  Source:  http://www.intellicast.com/














*Local Storm Reports for May 15, 2017*
Source:  http://www.weather.gov/dlh/

*10:30 AM CDT:  HAIL.  0.25 inch.  Knife River, MN 3 NE (Lake County)

*11:04 AM CDT:  HAIL.  0.25 inch.  Fifield, WI (Price County)  Also occurred around 10:19 AM with previous storm.

*10:45 AM CDT:  HAIL.  0.25 inch.  West Duluth, MN (St. Louis County)

*10:07 AM CDT:  HAIL.  0.25 inch.  Butternut, WI 2 E (Ashland County)  Hail lasted two minutes.  Mostly pea size hail with some up to 1/2 inch.

*10:30 AM CDT:  HAIL.  0.25 inch.  Barrows, MN 3 E (Crow Wing County)

*9:38 AM CDT:  HAIL.  0.25 inch.  Ironton, MN 1 ESE (Crow Wing County)

*8:30 AM CDT:  HAIL.  0.25 inch.  Toivola, MN 5 WSW (St. Louis County)

*5:10 AM CDT:  HAIL.  0.25 inch.  Carlton, MN 2 W (Carlton County)  Pea sized hail covered the deck.

*5:04 AM CDT:  HAIL.  0.25 inch.  Gary New Duluth, MN (St. Louis County)

*2:37 AM CDT:  HAIL.  0.88 inch.  Cloquet, MN (Carlton County)

*2:38 AM CDT:  HAIL.  0.75 inch.  Cloquet, MN (Carlton County)

*2:55 AM CDT:  HAIL.  0.50 inch.  Cloquet, MN (Carlton County)  Lots of small hail covering Interstate 35 for 4-5 miles.

Tim