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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Carroll, IA 03-06-2017

Hail Map Carroll, IA 03-06-2017

Doppler radar detected Golf Ball size hail near Carroll, IA, Redwood Falls, MN and Humboldt, IA on March 6, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 56 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 1 hour(s). There were 11 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 2″ and an average hail size of 1.75″. We estimate that 30,818 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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Council Bluffs, IA 03-06-2017

Hail Map Council Bluffs, IA 03-06-2017

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Council Bluffs, IA, West Des Moines, IA and Urbandale, IA on March 6, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 60 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). There were 22 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.25″. We estimate that 103,325 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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1.75 Inch Hail Near Storm Lake, IA 06-22-2015

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Doppler radar
detected Half Dollar
size hail near Storm Lake, IA, Sergeant Bluff, IA and Tracy, MN on June 22, 2015. This hail storm was traveling E at
28.99 mph and produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.25″. We estimate that 41,894 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 see minor damage to vehicles, tile roofs and crops in isolated areas (Impact Rating 2).

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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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