Park Forest, IL 08-25-2018

Hail Map Park Forest, IL 08-25-2018

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Park Forest, IL, Marengo, IL and Hebron, IN on August 25, 2018. This hail storm was traveling E at 38 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 1 hour(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 1.5″ and an average hail size of 1.18″. We estimate that 11,840 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 (Intensity Rating 1).

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Benton Harbor, MI 08-25-2018

Hail Map Benton Harbor, MI 08-25-2018

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Benton Harbor, MI, Ottawa, IL and Wabash, IN on August 25, 2018. This hail storm was traveling E at 30 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.16″. We estimate that 59,927 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 (Intensity Rating 1).

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Des Plaines, IL 07-12-2017

Hail Map Des Plaines, IL 07-12-2017

Doppler radar detected Golf Ball size hail near Des Plaines, IL, Palatine, IL and Schaumburg, IL on July 12, 2017. This hail storm was traveling N at 8 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 5 hour(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 3″ and an average hail size of 1.86″. We estimate that 38,525 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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Hamilton, OH 07-07-2017

Hail Map Hamilton, OH 07-07-2017

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Hamilton, OH, Elkhart, IN and Lafayette, IN on July 7, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ESE at 28 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 5 hour(s). There were 17 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.41″. We estimate that 271,152 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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Kalamazoo, MI 07-07-2017

Hail Map Kalamazoo, MI 07-07-2017

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Kalamazoo, MI, Elkhart, IN and Lafayette, IN on July 7, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ESE at 38 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 9 hour(s). There were 13 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.24″. We estimate that 138,405 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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