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Preliminary Storm Summary for May 12, 2022 Derecho

A derecho moved through the Northern Plains during the late afternoon and early evening hours of Thursday, May 12th, including e SD and w central MN. It produced straight-line winds of between at 60 to over 100 mph. Several tornadoes were reported and confirmed. Some of the worst damage occurred in Castlewood, when an EF2 tornado with wind speeds up to 120 mph passed through town. Read More >

Weather History Archive

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                   Weather History

December 10th

Local and Regional Events:

December 10, 2000:

Heavy snow of 6 to 8 inches fell across parts of Lyman and Jones Counties on the 10th and 11th. Some amounts included 6 inches at Kennebec and Okaton and 8 inches at Murdo.

U.S.A and Global Events for December 10th:

December 10, 1699:

A severe ice storm hit Boston, Massachusetts causing much damage to orchards.


December 10, 2002:

A shower of tiny fish rained down on Korona, a village in the mountains of northern Greece. A Greek television reported a waterspout caused the incident on Lake Doirani.


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