Severe Weather of Jun 6, 2005

 

Warm and increasingly humid air moved into New York and western New England over the weekend. As a cold front approached the region from the west on Monday, it touched off severe thunderstorms. A line of severe storm developed across southwest New York and western Pennsylvania early in the morning and moved steadily east. Locally severe storms developed ahead of the main line, across the Upper Hudson Valley during the early afternoon. During the mid afternoon the main line of storms swept through the Eastern New York and western New England producing many reports of damaging winds.

Preliminary Local Storm Report

Damage survey from Walsh Rd. in town of Saratoga

Damage survey in Canajoharie

Storm Photos

Weather Maps - Click to get image (from SPC)

National plot of severe weather reports
2 pm EDT surface map
8 am EDT 500 map
2 pm EDT radar
3 pm EDT radar
3:30 pm EDT radar

 

 

 

...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
632 PM EDT MON JUN 06 2005

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

1252 PM     TSTM WND DMG     INDIAN LAKE             43.78N 74.27W 
06/06/2005                   HAMILTON           NY   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            TREES DOWN

0112 PM     HAIL             GALWAY                  43.02N 74.03W 
06/06/2005  0.75 INCH        SARATOGA           NY   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0130 PM     TSTM WND DMG     BALLSTON CENTER         42.96N 73.87W 
06/06/2005                   SARATOGA           NY   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            TREES DOWN.

0152 PM     TSTM WND DMG     1 W QUEENSBURY          43.38N 73.63W 
06/06/2005                   WARREN             NY   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            TREES AND POWER LINES DOWN COUNTY-WIDE

0200 PM     HAIL             SARATOGA SPRINGS        43.07N 73.78W 
06/06/2005  0.75 INCH        SARATOGA           NY   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            AT EXIT 14 OF NORTHWAY I-87

0215 PM     TSTM WND DMG     SALISBURY CENTER        43.14N 74.79W 
06/06/2005                   HERKIMER           NY   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            TREE DOWN.

0215 PM     TSTM WND DMG     POLAND                  43.23N 75.06W 
06/06/2005                   HERKIMER           NY   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            TREE DOWN.

0226 PM     TSTM WND DMG     JEFFERSON               42.48N 74.61W 
06/06/2005                   SCHOHARIE          NY   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            TREES AND POWER LINES DOWN

0237 PM     TSTM WND DMG     CANAJOHARIE             42.90N 74.57W 
06/06/2005                   MONTGOMERY         NY   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            NUMEROUS TREES AND POWER LINES DOWN

0237 PM     TSTM WND DMG     MINDENVILLE             42.99N 74.72W 
06/06/2005                   MONTGOMERY         NY   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            TREES AND POWER LINES DOWN

0240 PM     TSTM WND DMG     MAYFIELD                43.10N 74.27W 
06/06/2005                   FULTON             NY   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            TREES AND POWER LINES DOWN

0244 PM     TSTM WND DMG     FORT ANN                43.42N 73.49W 
06/06/2005                   WASHINGTON         NY   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            TRES AND POWER LINES DOWN

0244 PM     HAIL             GREENWICH               43.09N 73.50W 
06/06/2005  0.75 INCH        WASHINGTON         NY   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

0308 PM     TSTM WND DMG     DURHAM                  42.40N 74.17W 
06/06/2005                   GREENE             NY   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            TREES AND WIRES DOWN

0310 PM     HAIL             WEST RUPERT             43.24N 73.24W 
06/06/2005  1.00 INCH        BENNINGTON         VT   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0310 PM     TSTM WND DMG     GLOVERSVILLE            43.05N 74.35W 
06/06/2005                   FULTON             NY   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            TREES AND POWER LINES DOWN COUNTY WIDE

0315 PM     TSTM WND DMG     PALATINE BRIDGE         42.91N 74.58W 
06/06/2005                   MONTGOMERY         NY   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            TREES DOWN

0315 PM     TSTM WND DMG     NORTH BLENHEIM          42.47N 74.44W 
06/06/2005                   SCHOHARIE          NY   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            ROOF OFF HOME. TREES DOWN.

0328 PM     HAIL             DORSET                  43.26N 73.10W 
06/06/2005  1.00 INCH        BENNINGTON         VT   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0329 PM     TSTM WND DMG     ALBANY                  42.66N 73.78W 
06/06/2005                   ALBANY             NY   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            TREES DOWN

0330 PM     TSTM WND DMG     RENSSELAER              42.64N 73.74W 
06/06/2005                   RENSSELAER         NY   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            TREES DOWN

0330 PM     TSTM WND DMG     OLIVEBRIDGE             41.93N 74.21W 
06/06/2005                   ULSTER             NY   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            TREES DOWN

0331 PM     HAIL             SARATOGA SPRINGS        43.07N 73.78W 
06/06/2005  1.00 INCH        SARATOGA           NY   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0335 PM     TSTM WND DMG     EAST GREENBUSH          42.59N 73.70W 
06/06/2005                   RENSSELAER         NY   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            TREES DOWN

0340 PM     TSTM WND DMG     CATSKILL                42.21N 73.87W 
06/06/2005                   GREENE             NY   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            TREES DOWN COUNTYWIDE.

0342 PM     HAIL             EASTON                  42.99N 73.55W 
06/06/2005  0.75 INCH        WASHINGTON         NY   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0343 PM     TSTM WND DMG     KINGSTON                41.93N 74.00W 
06/06/2005                   ULSTER             NY   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            TREES DOWN

0345 PM     TSTM WND DMG     MENANDS                 42.69N 73.73W 
06/06/2005                   ALBANY             NY   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            TREES DOWN

0347 PM     HAIL             5 SW CAMBRIDGE          42.98N 73.45W 
06/06/2005  1.00 INCH        WASHINGTON         NY   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0351 PM     HAIL             AVERILL PARK            42.63N 73.55W 
06/06/2005  0.88 INCH        RENSSELAER         NY   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0400 PM     TSTM WND DMG     POUGHKEEPSIE            41.70N 73.92W 
06/06/2005                   DUTCHESS           NY   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            TREES DOWN COUNTYWIDE.

0405 PM     TSTM WND GST     LANESBOROUGH            42.52N 73.23W 
06/06/2005  60 MPH           BERKSHIRE          MA   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            PICNIC TABLE HURLED THROUGH PLATE GLASS WINDOW.

0406 PM     TSTM WND DMG     SHAFTSBURY              43.00N 73.19W 
06/06/2005                   BENNINGTON         VT   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            TREES DOWN ON ROUTE 7A.

0425 PM     TSTM WND DMG     ADAMS                   42.63N 73.12W 
06/06/2005                   BERKSHIRE          MA   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            14 INCH DIAMETER TREE DOWN

0426 PM     TSTM WND DMG     NORTH ADAMS             42.69N 73.11W 
06/06/2005                   BERKSHIRE          MA   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            TREES AND POWER LINES DOWN

0435 PM     TSTM WND DMG     LITCHFIELD              41.74N 73.19W 
06/06/2005                   LITCHFIELD         CT   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            TREES DOWN.


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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
755 PM EDT MON JUN 6 2005

THIS EVENING...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INVESTIGATED STORM 
DAMAGE IN THE TOWN OF SARATOGA...ABOUT 8 MILES EAST OF THE CENTER OF 
SARATOGA SPRINGS.  THE DAMAGE WAS CONCENTRATED ON WALSH ROAD AND WAS 
DETERMINED TO HAVE BEEN CAUSED BY STRAIGHT LINE WINDS OF AROUND 60 
MPH.  THERE WERE BETWEEN 1 AND 2 DOZEN TREES DOWN...ALL IN THE SAME 
DIRECTION.


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PUBLIC THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INVESTIGATED STORM DAMAGE IN  
CANAJOHARIE IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY THIS MORNING.  DAMAGE WAS    
CONCENTRATED IN THE EAST AND SOUTH PORTIONS OF THE VILLAGE WITH 
NUMEROUS TREES DOWN. THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDED TOLLGATE 
ROAD...WINTERGREEN PARK AND MAPLE AVENUE. THE DAMAGE WAS CAUSED BY 
STRAIGHT LINE THUNDERSTORM WINDS.   

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Storm Photos
June 6 2005 Thunderstorm near Albany From Brent McGrady
Storm picture from near Albany From Brent McGrady
   
   
   

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