Strong thunderstorms with heavy downpours, hail and strong wind gusts roared through the area last night. Hail was reported two miles northwest of Dirscoll in Burleigh County. In Emmons County there were multiple reports of hail, quarter to golf ball size and later even some baseball size hail. Trees are reported down in many spots throughout Emmons County, and some damage to vehicles.
Three inch size hail was reported in Linton. South of Braddock a flash flood saw water flowing over the roadway south of Highway 34.
The storm also hit parts of McIntosh County with Ashley reporting 1.75 inch hail stones and seven miles northwest of Ashley hail, mostly pea size, but some larger walnut size stones fell for 15 minutes.