Brainerd, MN 07-09-2018

Hail Map Brainerd, MN 07-09-2018

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Brainerd, MN, Alexandria, MN and Marshall, MN on July 9, 2018. This hail storm was traveling E at 18 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 2 hour(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.24″. We estimate that 19,266 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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Marshall, MN 07-03-2018

Hail Map Marshall, MN 07-03-2018

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Marshall, MN, Redwood Falls, MN and Luverne, MN on July 3, 2018. This hail storm was traveling E at 15 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 6 hour(s). There were 6 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.25″ and an average hail size of 1.06″. We estimate that 45,714 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 (Intensity Rating 2).

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Lakeville, MN 07-10-2017

Hail Map Lakeville, MN 07-10-2017

Doppler radar detected Ping Pong Ball size hail near Lakeville, MN, Elk River, MN and Cottage Grove, MN on July 10, 2017. This hail storm was traveling SE at 27 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). There were 37 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 4″ and an average hail size of 1.56″. We estimate that 102,946 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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Hutchinson, MN 07-10-2017

Hail Map Hutchinson, MN 07-10-2017

Doppler radar detected Golf Ball size hail near Hutchinson, MN, New Ulm, MN and Montevideo, MN on July 10, 2017. This hail storm was traveling SSE at 22 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 4 hour(s). There were 20 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 4″ and an average hail size of 1.79″. We estimate that 39,018 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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Hutchinson, MN 03-07-2017

Hail Map Hutchinson, MN 03-07-2017

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Hutchinson, MN, Monticello, MN and Becker, MN on March 7, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 55 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). There were 22 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 4″ and an average hail size of 1.36″. We estimate that 54,165 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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