Severe Weather
June 8, 2011

The area was in a warm, humid and very unstable air mass on Wednesday, June 8th. A strong disturbance in the upper levels of the atmosphere moved across the region, tapping the explosive instability and triggering severe thunderstorms that produced large hail and damaging winds during the late afternoon hours into the early morning hours of Thursday, June 9th.

Local Storm Reports

Local Radar Loop
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Radar Loop June 8, 2011

SPC Severe Thunderstorm Event Page: June 8, 2011

Storm Reports June 8, 2011

Albany Upper Air Soundings - June 8th, 2011
8 am EDT
8 pm EDT
ALY Upper Air Sounding
ALY Upper Air Sounding

Surface Maps (Loop)
8 am - June 8th
2 pm - June 8th
8 pm - June 8th
2 am - June 10th
8 am - June 10th
8 am June 8, 2011
2 pm June 8, 2011
8 pm June 8, 2011
2 am June 9, 2011
8 am Juen 9, 2011