Lake Charles, LA 05-03-2017

Hail Map Lake Charles, LA 05-03-2017

Doppler radar detected Ping Pong Ball size hail near Lake Charles, LA, Lufkin, TX and Nacogdoches, TX on May 3, 2017. This hail storm was traveling SSE at 26 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 8 hour(s). There were 26 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 2.75″ and an average hail size of 1.51″. We estimate that 63,522 buildings were in the affected area and the probability of hail DHI detected was significant. Based on this information, you can expect to find widespread roof damage, broken glass and automobile bodywork damage in well populated areas.

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Lake Charles, LA 05-03-2017

Hail Map Lake Charles, LA 05-03-2017

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Lake Charles, LA, Lufkin, TX and Nacogdoches, TX on May 3, 2017. This hail storm was traveling SE at 9 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 7 hour(s). There were 25 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 2.75″ and an average hail size of 1.44″. We estimate that 78,263 buildings were in the affected area and the probability of hail DHI detected was significant. Based on this information, you can expect to find widespread roof damage, broken glass and automobile bodywork damage in well populated areas.

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Lake Charles, LA 05-03-2017

Hail Map Lake Charles, LA 05-03-2017

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Lake Charles, LA, Buna, TX and Iowa, LA on May 3, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 31 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 2 hour(s). There were 4 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1″ and an average hail size of 1″. We estimate that 23,792 buildings were in the affected area and the probability of hail DHI detected was significant. Based on this information, you can expect to see minor damage to vehicles, tile roofs and crops in isolated areas (Impact Rating 2).

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Iowa, LA 04-30-2017

Hail Map Iowa, LA 04-30-2017

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Iowa, LA, Welsh, LA and Singer, LA on April 30, 2017. This hail storm was traveling NNE at 48 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 2 hour(s). There were 1 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 2″ and an average hail size of 1.36″. We estimate that 17,462 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).

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Baton Rouge, LA 04-30-2017

Hail Map Baton Rouge, LA 04-30-2017

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Baton Rouge, LA, Denham Springs, LA and New Iberia, LA on April 30, 2017. This hail storm was traveling SSE at 13 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 4 hour(s). There were 2 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.5″ and an average hail size of 1.38″. We estimate that 50,370 buildings were in the affected area and the probability of hail DHI detected was significant. Based on this information, you can expect to see minor damage to vehicles, tile roofs and crops in isolated areas (Impact Rating 2).

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