Rockford, IL 05-03-2018

Hail Map Rockford, IL 05-03-2018

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Rockford, IL, Joliet, IL and Muskegon, MI on May 3, 2018. This hail storm was traveling E at 42 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 5 hour(s). There were 46 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 2.75″ and an average hail size of 1.38″. We estimate that 105,110 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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Rockford, IL 05-02-2018

Hail Map Rockford, IL 05-02-2018

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Rockford, IL, Peoria, IL and Iowa City, IA on May 2, 2018. This hail storm was traveling E at 34 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 1 hour(s). There were 39 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 2.75″ and an average hail size of 1.48″. We estimate that 97,235 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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Sandwich, IL 10-14-2017

Hail Map Sandwich, IL 10-14-2017

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Sandwich, IL, Somonauk, IL and Leland, IL on October 14, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 40 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 56 minute(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 1.5″ and an average hail size of 1.14″. We estimate that 1,325 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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Elgin, IL 07-22-2017

Hail Map Elgin, IL 07-22-2017

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Elgin, IL, Schaumburg, IL and Oak Lawn, IL on July 22, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ESE at 31 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 5 hour(s). There were 7 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.25″ and an average hail size of 1.19″. We estimate that 53,633 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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1.75 Inch Hail Near Valparaiso, IN 06-20-2016

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Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Valparaiso, IN, Goshen, IN and Mishawaka, IN on June 20, 2016. This hail storm was traveling ESE at 47 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 5 hour(s). There were 4 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.08″. We estimate that 79,678 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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