Whoa! Check out the storm's peak wind gusts

Whoa! Check out the storm's peak wind gusts

Whoa! Check out the storm's peak wind gusts

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by KREM.com

KREM.com

Posted on August 3, 2014 at 10:03 AM

Updated Sunday, Aug 3 at 3:52 PM

SPOKANE, Wash. -- If you thought the wind was extremely strong during Saturday's storm the data from the National Weather Service in Spokane backs that up.

The storm that slammed the region brought primarily 30-40 mph gusts throughout the region, but in some places it was much stronger.

Here are the top ten peak wind gusts from Saturday's storm:

    68 mph -- Midnite Mine (Wellpinit, WA)
    56 mph -- Sandpoint Airport
    55 mph -- Lincoln
    53 mph -- Kettle Falls
    51 mph -- Washtucna
    49 mph -- Mead
    49 mph -- Loomis (Okanogan County)
    48 mph -- Felts Field (East Spokane)
    47 mph -- Bonners Ferry
    46 mph -- Coulee Dam

 
Spokane Int'l Airport recorded a gust of 39 mph and Coeur d'Alene's top gust was 43 mph. 

The storm moved through with no measurable rain in either Spokane or Coeur d'Alene.

The picture above shows two trees that fell onto a mobile home in Wellpinit Saturday.

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