Pella, IA 04-16-2017

Hail Map Pella, IA 04-16-2017

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Pella, IA, Knoxville, IA and Grinnell, IA on April 16, 2017. This hail storm was traveling E at 36 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). There were 14 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.14″. We estimate that 59,991 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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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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2.75 Inch Hail Near Joliet, IL 02-28-2017

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Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Joliet, IL, Iowa City, IA and Lockport, IL on February 28, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 49 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 2 hour(s). There were 42 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 2.75″ and an average hail size of 1.41″. We estimate that 105,068 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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2.5 Inch Hail Near Mason City, IA 06-22-2016

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Doppler radar detected Ping Pong Ball size hail near Mason City, IA, Coralville, IA and North Liberty, IA on June 22, 2016. This hail storm was traveling SE at 29 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 2 hour(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 2.5″ and an average hail size of 1.52″. We estimate that 43,580 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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