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Radar: Goodland KS
39.37 N - 101.70W
Period: 1980 - 2006      Range: 124 nm

Database Overview
All reports in the domain All severe weather reports during the period are plotted. Blue dots represent damaging wind, green dots represent large hail, and red dots represent tornadoes. [Click to enlarge]
  All Rpts Sig Rpts Avg Days
Hail
10707
796 59
Wind
4002
687 40
Tornadoes
1517
91 22
Total
16226
1574 71
Significant severe reports Significant severe weather reports during the period are plotted. Only tornadoes F2 or stronger, wind gusts of 65 knots or stronger, and hail of 2" diameter or larger are plotted. [Click to enlarge]
Category
Rank*
Freq/mi2
Any Severe
29
1:80
Sig Severe
11
1:829
Tornadoes
2
1:860
F2+ Torn
62
1:14,332
* Compared to 141 national radar coverage areas studied.

Annual Report Information
Annual severe weather reports
Plot of annual severe weather reports in the search area. The dashed magenta line denotes a 5 year running average of all reports.

20 year report increase: 300%
10 year report increase: -28%
5 year report increase: -24%

See annual table below

Daily Report Information
Annual severe weather reports
Plot of daily severe weather reports in the search area. Lines denote a 7 day running mean.

Maximum daily value:
7.8 on 13 Jun

Primary Season:
May 02 - Sep 01

See monthly table below

Hourly Report Information
Annual severe weather reports
Plot of hourly severe weather reports in the search area. Values are in percent of total, and have been rounded to the nearest hour (UTC).

Maximum hourly value:
15% at 00 UTC

See hourly table below

Climatological Threat Potential
Threat
Avg Prob of Occurrence
Return Interval
Natl Rank
Any Tornado
0.031%
3194 yrs
27
F2+ Tornado
0.025%
3925 yrs
27
This table represents the average annual probability and return interval of each event for any point within the search domain.

Read details of computational method

Annual Totals
Year
Hail
Wind
Tornado
Total
 
Rpt
Days
Rpt
Days
Rpt
Days
Rpt
Days
1980
74
25
40
25
21
15
116
41
1981
77
27
50
26
22
16
121
51
1982
113
39
49
23
45
26
203
56
1983
70
23
53
18
29
13
128
37
1984
62
25
46
23
43
20
148
42
1985
81
34
59
28
27
20
135
49
1986
127
47
83
38
21
14
169
60
1987
106
42
54
23
27
14
160
48
1988
43
22
68
32
34
18
111
52
1989
107
38
41
28
45
18
197
54
1990
154
45
55
26
62
21
278
63
1991
198
50
59
27
102
23
402
57
1992
291
63
68
34
72
24
435
72
1993
438
74
181
58
107
37
652
90
1994
410
71
115
44
67
24
544
82
1995
400
63
82
34
64
21
528
73
1996
870
84
302
50
110
34
1090
91
1997
494
83
171
48
62
27
618
94
1998
587
90
153
53
38
23
663
100
1999
753
81
228
55
61
26
875
86
2000
636
72
290
65
85
25
806
92
2001
762
97
376
67
71
25
904
102
2002
595
58
224
43
38
16
671
68
2003
639
80
245
48
47
20
733
87
2004
1002
83
400
51
83
29
1168
90
2005
1038
94
217
57
83
22
1204
101
2006
580
71
293
58
51
15
682
82
AVG
397
59
148
40
56
22
601
71


Violent Tornadoes
Date
F
Deaths
Injuries
1985 10-May 2240 UTC
F4
0
0
1985 10-May 2359 UTC
F4
0
2
1990 15-Jun 2359 UTC
F4
0
1
1993 06-May 0127 UTC
F4
0
0

Monthly Averages
Month
Hail
Wind
Torn
Total
Jan
0
0
0
0
Feb
0
0
0
0
Mar
5
1
1
7
Apr
18
7
3
28
May
91
21
15
127
Jun
122
44
20
187
Jul
80
44
9
133
Aug
51
23
5
78
Sep
23
6
1
31
Oct
3
2
1
6
Nov
1
0
0
2
Dec
0
0
0
0

Hourly Averages
UTC
Hail
Wind
Torn
Total
00
1697
538
224
2459
01
1567
660
196
2423
02
1222
561
182
1965
03
828
393
99
1320
04
551
311
48
910
05
369
201
28
598
06
202
103
13
318
07
144
77
4
225
08
126
78
0
204
09
90
35
1
126
10
54
18
1
73
11
46
21
1
68
12
39
8
1
48
13
47
2
2
51
14
48
7
0
55
15
43
11
1
55
16
26
8
3
37
17
40
2
6
48
18
70
4
13
87
19
111
27
28
166
20
273
63
77
413
21
634
123
161
918
22
1036
289
202
1527
23
1444
462
226
2132

Click Here for tabular data (F2+ tornadoes).
Page Updated: Saturday 10-27-2007
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