A look back at Friday afternoon’s severe storm in north central Illinois that brought localized but fairly notable wind damage in and near the town of Lindenwood in eastern Ogle County
Here is a look at the vertical extent of the storm, showing the rapidly descending higher reflectivity (rain & hail) that resulted in strong winds. A Severe T-Storm Warning was issued in advance of this storm’s damage. Today may see isolated severe storms once again
PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL 719 AM CDT SAT JUN 12 2021 ..TIME... ...EVENT... ...CITY LOCATION... ...LAT.LON... ..DATE... ....MAG.... ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE.... ..REMARKS.. 0326 PM TSTM WND DMG LINDENWOOD 42.05N 89.03W 06/11/2021 OGLE IL EMERGENCY MNGR ROUGHLY EIGHT MILE SWATH OF TREE DAMAGE IN AND AROUND LINDENWOOD, WITH MULTIPLE PHOTOS OF LARGE AND HEALTHY TREES SNAPPED HALF WAY UP THE TRUNK. A LARGE OUTBUILDING WAS ALSO HEAVILY DAMAGED IN LINDENWOOD. 0326 PM TSTM WND DMG 2 WSW MONROE CENTER 42.09N 89.03W 06/11/2021 OGLE IL PUBLIC A 2 FOOT IN DIAMETER TREE WAS BLOWN DOWN AND IS NOW BLOCKING A ROAD 1 MILE SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 72. THE TREE APPEARED TO BE ROTTEN IN THE MIDDLE. TIME ESTIMATED BY RADAR. 0327 PM TSTM WND DMG LINDENWOOD 42.05N 89.03W 06/11/2021 OGLE IL TRAINED SPOTTER AN APPROXIMATELY 60 FT COMMS TOWER WAS BLOWN DOWN. TIME ESTIMATED BY RADAR. 0152 PM TSTM WND GST 2 W SUGAR GROVE 41.77N 88.48W 06/11/2021 M43 MPH KANE IL ASOS ASOS STATION KARR SUGAR GROVE - AURORA ARPT. 0540 PM HAIL 2 S MORRIS 41.33N 88.42W 06/11/2021 E0.70 INCH GRUNDY IL STORM CHASER PEA TO DIME SIZE HAIL FALLING, AND LEAVES AND TWIGS BLOWN ONTO THE ROAD. 0344 PM TSTM WND GST 3 SW CLARE 41.99N 88.88W 06/11/2021 M45 MPH DE KALB IL PUBLIC PEAK WIND GUST FROM LOCAL MESONET STATION, ID KILMALTA3. 0352 PM TSTM WND DMG MALTA 41.93N 88.86W 06/11/2021 DE KALB IL LAW ENFORCEMENT POWER POLES LEANED OVER AND WIRES DOWNED DUE TO THE WIND. TIME ESTIMATED BY RADAR. 0415 PM TSTM WND GST 1 NNW CORTLAND 41.93N 88.70W 06/11/2021 M48 MPH DE KALB IL AWOS AWOS STATION KDKB DEKALB AIRPORT. 0428 PM TSTM WND DMG HINCKLEY 41.77N 88.64W 06/11/2021 DE KALB IL LAW ENFORCEMENT TREE DOWNED ON WIRES. 0440 PM HEAVY RAIN 3 SW CLARE 41.99N 88.88W 06/11/2021 M2.74 INCH DE KALB IL PUBLIC 1-HOUR RAINFALL FROM APPROXIMATELY 3:40 TO 4:40 PM CDT. MESONET STATION ID KILMALTA3.
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