Funnel Clouds Observed August 10th, 2008
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Funnel Clouds Observed August 10th, 2008
A round of severe weather hit portions of South Central Pennsylvania during the afternoon of August 10th, 2008. Observers reported funnel clouds around Leola and New Holland in Lancaster county around 1:15 p.m.

Hail was also reported with these storms across Lancaster, Franklin, and York counties with golfball size hail observed near Quarryville.

Below is a complete listing of severe weather reports for August 10th, 2008.


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NWUS51 KCTP 110001
LSRCTP

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
800 PM EDT SUN AUG 10 2008

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

0100 PM HAIL 1 SSW LANCASTER 40.03N 76.31W
08/10/2008 E1.00 INCH LANCASTER PA TRAINED SPOTTER

QUARTER SIZE HAIL WAS REPORTED OVER PRICE TOWN

0110 PM HAIL 2 W WAKEFIELD 39.76N 76.21W
08/10/2008 E1.00 INCH LANCASTER PA TRAINED SPOTTER

1 INCH HAIL REPORTED IN CHERRY HILL.

0150 PM HAIL ST. THOMAS 39.94N 77.74W
08/10/2008 E1.00 INCH FRANKLIN PA TRAINED SPOTTER

1 INCH HAIL REPORTED IN SAINT THOMAS.

0205 PM HAIL CHAMBERSBURG 39.93N 77.66W
08/10/2008 E1.00 INCH FRANKLIN PA TRAINED SPOTTER

1 INCH HAIL AND SEVERAL SMALL LIMBS DOWN REPORTED IN
CHAMBERSBURG.

0227 PM HAIL FAYETTEVILLE 39.91N 77.57W
08/10/2008 E1.75 INCH FRANKLIN PA TRAINED SPOTTER

1 3/4 INCH HAIL REPORTED IN FAYETTEVILLE.

0230 PM HAIL 4 E FAYETTEVILLE 39.91N 77.49W
08/10/2008 E1.00 INCH FRANKLIN PA PUBLIC

1 INCH HAIL WAS REPORTED IN CALEDONIA STATE PARK WHERE
HIGHWAY 233 INTERSECTS ROUTE 30.

0235 PM HAIL 1 WNW CASHTOWN 39.88N 77.36W
08/10/2008 E1.00 INCH ADAMS PA TRAINED SPOTTER

1 INCH HAIL AND SEVERAL LARGE TREE LIMBS DOWN IN
CASHTOWN.

0257 PM HAIL POTTSVILLE 40.68N 76.21W
08/10/2008 E0.88 INCH SCHUYLKILL PA PUBLIC

0333 PM HAIL DOVER 40.00N 76.85W
08/10/2008 E0.75 INCH YORK PA PUBLIC

PENNY-SIZE HAIL REPORTED IN DOVER.

0347 PM HAIL YORK 39.96N 76.73W
08/10/2008 E0.88 INCH YORK PA PUBLIC

NICKEL-SIZE HAIL REPORTED NEAR YORK.

0434 PM TSTM WND DMG 3 S SAFE HARBOR 39.88N 76.40W
08/10/2008 YORK PA LAW ENFORCEMENT

TREES AND WIRES REPORTED DOWN NEAR PEQUEA.

0507 PM HAIL QUARRYVILLE 39.90N 76.16W
08/10/2008 E1.75 INCH LANCASTER PA PUBLIC

GOLF BALL-SIZE HAIL REPORTED NEAR QUARRYVILLE.

0515 PM HAIL 7 ENE QUARRYVILLE 39.93N 76.04W
08/10/2008 M0.75 INCH LANCASTER PA PUBLIC


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graphical reports of severe weather

Severe Weather Warnings and hail reports for Aug. 10th, 2008.

 

Photos of funnel clouds and hail across Lancaster county below. Click on images for a larger picture.

Funnel Cloud over Hinkletown (courtesy of Randy Gockley)

Funnel Cloud over Hinkletown (courtesy of Randy Gockley)

Funnel Cloud over New Holland (courtesy of Kyle Ahirko)

Funnel Cloud over New Holland (courtesy of Kyle Ahirko)

Funnel Cloud over New Holland (courtesy Dennis Weaver)
Funnel Cloud over New Holland (courtesy Dennis Weaver)

Funnel Cloud over Leola approx. 1:15 p.m. (courtesy of Tim Musser)
Funnel Cloud over Leola approx. 1:15 p.m. (courtesy of Tim Musser)

Hail observed near Strasburg (courtesy of Brenda Cook)
Hail observed near Strasburg (courtesy of Brenda Cook)

Hail observed near Strasburg (courtesy of Brenda Cook)
Hail observed near Strasburg (courtesy of Brenda Cook)

Hail observed near Strasburg (courtesy of Brenda Cook)
Hail observed near Strasburg (courtesy of Brenda Cook)


 
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