Fort Dodge, IA 03-06-2017

Hail Map Fort Dodge, IA 03-06-2017

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Fort Dodge, IA, Elkhorn, NE and Storm Lake, IA on March 6, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 62 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 2 hour(s). There were 21 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.32″. We estimate that 83,919 buildings were in the affected area and the probability of hail DHI detected was significant. Based on this information, you can expect to find damaged crops, glass damage, automobile bodywork damage, as well as isolated roof damage (Impact Rating 3).

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4 Inch Hail Near Cedar Rapids, IA 06-30-2014

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Doppler radar
detected Ping Pong Ball
size hail near Cedar Rapids, IA, Marshalltown, IA and Fort Dodge, IA on June 30, 2014. This hail storm was traveling E at
29.65 mph and produced hail for roughly 9 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 4″ and an average hail size of 1.52″. We estimate that 125,986 buildings were in the affected area. There were 74 spotter report(s) and the volume of hail DHI detected was significant. Based on this information, you can expect widespread, severe damage to tiled roofs, automobiles, and aircraft over highly populated areas. Risk of personal injury is also high, and is often accompanied by other severe weather events (wind, tornadoes).

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1.75 Inch Hail Near Cedar Rapids, IA 09-19-2013

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Doppler radar
detected Quarter
size hail near Cedar Rapids, IA, Ankeny, IA and Marion, IA on September 19, 2013. This hail storm was traveling ENE at
39.43 mph and produced hail for roughly 4 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.19″. We estimate that 23,470 buildings were in the affected area. There were 7 spotter report(s) and the volume 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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1.25 Inch Hail Near Carroll, IA 05-27-2013

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Doppler radar
detected Quarter
size hail near Carroll, IA, Storm Lake, IA and Blair, NE on May 27, 2013. This hail storm was traveling SSE at
12.51 mph and produced hail for roughly 10 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 1.25″ and an average hail size of 1.05″. We estimate that 72,228 buildings were in the affected area. There were 4 spotter report(s) and the volume of hail DHI detected was significant. Based on this information, you can expect to find damaged crops, glass damage, automobile bodywork damage, as well as isolated roof damage (Impact Rating 3).

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1.75 Inch Hail Near Mason City, IA 05-21-2013

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Doppler radar
detected Quarter
size hail near Mason City, IA, Pleasant Hill, IA and Creston, IA on May 21, 2013. This hail storm was traveling NNE at
40.79 mph and produced hail for roughly 4 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.21″. We estimate that 30,371 buildings were in the affected area. There were 13 spotter report(s) and the volume of hail DHI detected was significant. Based on this information, you can expect to find damaged crops, glass damage, automobile bodywork damage, as well as isolated roof damage (Impact Rating 3).

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