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17julAll DayChurchs Ferry (Benson County, ND) #1

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Start Time:  2:59 pm CDT

End Time:  3:00 pm CDT

Rating:  EF0

Estimated Peak Winds:  70 mph

Path length:  0.20 miles

Width:  30 yards

Fatalities: 0

Injuries:  0

County:  Benson

State:  North Dakota

Start Lat/Lon:  48.2900 / -99.2500

End Lat/Lon:  48.2850 / -99.2450


A brief touchdown was noted and filmed in an open field just north of Highway 2.  It tracked to the east but quickly dissipated, as it was wrapped in heavy rain and downburst wind, on the leading edge of a squall line.


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