1.5 Inch Hail Near Bolingbrook, IL 02-24-2017

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Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Bolingbrook, IL, Berwyn, IL and Downers Grove, IL on February 24, 2017. This hail storm was traveling NE at 69 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 2 hour(s). There were 1 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.5″ and an average hail size of 1.24″. We estimate that 13,664 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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1 Inch Hail Near Oak Lawn, IL 06-23-2016

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Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Oak Lawn, IL, Downers Grove, IL and Lombard, IL on June 23, 2016. This hail storm was traveling ESE at 41 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). There were 1 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1″ and an average hail size of 1″. We estimate that 44,076 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 Inch Hail Near Aurora, IL 08-03-2015

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Doppler radar
detected Ping Pong Ball
size hail near Aurora, IL, Elgin, IL and Lafayette, IN on August 3, 2015. This hail storm was traveling E at
42.03 mph and produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 2″ and an average hail size of 1.67″. We estimate that 58,361 buildings were in the affected area. There were 9 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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3 Inch Hail Near Aurora, IL 08-03-2015

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Doppler radar
detected Ping Pong Ball
size hail near Aurora, IL, Naperville, IL and Elgin, IL on August 3, 2015. This hail storm was traveling SSE at
25.71 mph and produced hail for roughly 5 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 3″ and an average hail size of 1.65″. We estimate that 86,497 buildings were in the affected area. There were 52 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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2 Inch Hail Near Fort Wayne, IN 07-18-2015

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Doppler radar
detected Quarter
size hail near Fort Wayne, IN, Waukegan, IL and Valparaiso, IN on July 18, 2015. This hail storm was traveling NE at
41.21 mph and produced hail for roughly 4 hour(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 2″ and an average hail size of 1.18″. We estimate that 38,686 buildings were in the affected area. 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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