1 Inch Hail Near Gary, IN 07-29-2016

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Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Gary, IN, La Porte, IN and Merrillville, IN on July 29, 2016. This hail storm was traveling SE at 5 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 1 hour(s). There were 2 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1″ and an average hail size of 1″. We estimate that 6,274 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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1.75 Inch Hail Near West Lafayette, IN 09-19-2015

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Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near West Lafayette, IN, Oswego, IL and Urbana, IL on September 19, 2015. This hail storm was traveling E at 33 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 7 hour(s). There were 2 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.38″. We estimate that 17,856 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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3 Inch Hail Near Chicago, IL 08-03-2015

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Doppler radar
detected Ping Pong Ball
size hail near Chicago, IL, Green Bay, WI and Rockford, IL on August 3, 2015. This hail storm was traveling E at
45.54 mph and produced hail for roughly 6 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 3″ and an average hail size of 1.52″. We estimate that 93,141 buildings were in the affected area. There were 86 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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2.75 Inch Hail Near Chicago, IL 08-02-2015

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Doppler radar
detected Half Dollar
size hail near Chicago, IL, Saginaw, MI and Arlington Heights, IL on August 2, 2015. This hail storm was traveling SSE at
25.86 mph and produced hail for roughly 7 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 2.75″ and an average hail size of 1.31″. We estimate that 107,718 buildings were in the affected area. There were 51 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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2.75 Inch Hail Near Waukesha, WI 07-14-2015

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Doppler radar
detected Golf Ball
size hail near Waukesha, WI, Elkhart, IN and Gary, IN on July 14, 2015. This hail storm was traveling ESE at
25.55 mph and produced hail for roughly 2 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 2.75″ and an average hail size of 1.84″. We estimate that 37,902 buildings were in the affected area. There were 8 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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