Sunday Storm Brings Rain & Hail on July 7, 2024

Photo taken one mile south of O’Neill. Photo by Molly Anson
Golf ball size hail in northeast Wheeler County

A storm moved through the KBRX area bringing rain and hail on Sunday, July 7, 2024.  With the forecast this week for sunshine and temps in the mid-80’s to mid-90’s we might be wishing for rain by the end of the week.  Here are rainfall reports called in to KBRX on Monday, July 8, 2024:

KBRX Studios in O’Neill 0.30″
The VanHouten’s, 1/2 mile north Anoka 0.54″
Marita Placek at Lynch 0.30″
Roger Brink, in west Atkinson 0.76″ for the weekend
Chris Dierks, Northeast Wheeler County 1.00″ and hail
Grant Graff in downtown Spencer 0.15″
The Kamphaus’, 15 miles south of O’Neill 1.00″
5 miles east and 2 miles south of Hoerle’s Station 0.45″ and ping pong ball size hail
Dennis Derner, northeast of Bartlett 0.53″
Delores Ruzicka at Verdigre 0.10″
Jerry Homolka, 10 miles southwest of Chambers 0.90″ and small hail
The Wright’s, 1 1/4 mile west of Ewing 0.23″
Kenneth Klabene, 1/2 mile northeast of Chambers 0.15″
The Dicke Ranch, 18 miles south of Ewing 1.50″ and marble size hail