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 Elkhorn, NE 09-16-2016

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Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Elkhorn, NE, Denison, IA and Bennington, NE on September 16, 2016. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 24 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 8 hour(s). There were 7 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.46″. We estimate that 84,447 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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2.25 Inch Hail Near Des Moines, IA 07-17-2016

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Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Des Moines, IA, Sioux City, IA and West Des Moines, IA on July 17, 2016. This hail storm was traveling ESE at 31 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 4 hour(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 2.25″ and an average hail size of 1.2″. We estimate that 80,258 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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2.5 Inch Hail Near Lincoln, NE 09-07-2015

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Doppler radar detected Ping Pong Ball size hail near Lincoln, NE, Bellevue, NE and Plattsmouth, NE on September 7, 2015. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 6 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 5 hour(s). There were 9 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 2.5″ and an average hail size of 1.5″. We estimate that 40,105 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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2.75 Inch Hail Near Cedar Rapids, IA 06-22-2015

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Doppler radar
detected Ping Pong Ball
size hail near Cedar Rapids, IA, Marion, IA and Fort Dodge, IA on June 22, 2015. This hail storm was traveling E at
21.96 mph and produced hail for roughly 9 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 2.75″ and an average hail size of 1.52″. We estimate that 92,415 buildings were in the affected area. There were 34 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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