2.5 Inch Hail Near Mineral Wells, TX 10-27-2016

Doppler radar detected Golf Ball size hail near Mineral Wells, TX, Bowie, TX on October 27, 2016. This hail storm was traveling NNE at 21 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 1 hour(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 2.5" and an average hail size of 1.88". We estimate that 13,304 buildings were in the affected area and the probability of hail DHI detected was significant. Based on this information, you can expect potential damage to fruit, crops and vegetation, but not much else (Impact Rating 1).


Hail Size
Avg 1.88"
Max 2.5"
Hail Volume (DHI)
Avg 3.43
Max 10

Impact Scale


Population: 32,477 | Housing Units: 13,304 | Duration: 1 Hours