4 Inch Hail Near Chippewa Falls, WI 06-20-2016

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Doppler radar detected Ping Pong Ball size hail near Chippewa Falls, WI, Brainerd, MN and Grand Rapids, MN on June 20, 2016. This hail storm was traveling E at 45 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 2 hour(s). There were 20 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 4″ and an average hail size of 1.5″. We estimate that 102,261 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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1.75 Inch Hail Near Elk River, MN 07-21-2012

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Doppler radar
detected Half Dollar
size hail near Elk River, MN, Big Lake, MN and Sartell, MN on July 21, 2012. This hail storm was traveling E at
43.57 mph and produced hail for roughly 20 hour(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.26″. We estimate that 23,875 buildings were in the affected area. 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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1.5 Inch Hail Near Hibbing, MN 08-09-2011

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Doppler radar
detected Quarter
size hail near Hibbing, MN, Cloquet, MN and Hayward, WI on August 9, 2011. This hail storm was traveling E at
28.38 mph and produced hail for roughly 14 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 1.5″ and an average hail size of 1.17″. We estimate that 36,258 buildings were in the affected area. There were 5 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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