Waterloo, IA 05-17-2017

Hail Map Waterloo, IA 05-17-2017

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Waterloo, IA, Ames, IA and Muscatine, IA on May 17, 2017. This hail storm was traveling NE at 55 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 2 hour(s). There were 23 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 2″ and an average hail size of 1.25″. We estimate that 121,094 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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Lafayette, IN 04-10-2017

Hail Map Lafayette, IN 04-10-2017

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Lafayette, IN, West Lafayette, IN and Crown Point, IN on April 10, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 44 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 10 hour(s). There were 26 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 2.5″ and an average hail size of 1.41″. We estimate that 138,514 buildings were in the affected area and the probability 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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Crystal Lake, IL 04-10-2017

Hail Map Crystal Lake, IL 04-10-2017

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Crystal Lake, IL, Woodstock, IL and Ottawa, IL on April 10, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 61 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 2 hour(s). There were 8 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.29″. We estimate that 26,194 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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Cedar Rapids, IA 04-10-2017

Hail Map Cedar Rapids, IA 04-10-2017

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Cedar Rapids, IA, Austin, MN and Pella, IA on April 10, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 56 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). There were 27 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 2.5″ and an average hail size of 1.32″. We estimate that 85,847 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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1.5 Inch Hail Near Iowa City, IA 02-28-2017

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Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Iowa City, IA, Mount Pleasant, IA and Solon, IA on February 28, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 45 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 1 hour(s). There were 10 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.5″ and an average hail size of 1.14″. We estimate that 36,186 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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