Union, IA 07-04-2017

Hail Map Union, IA 07-04-2017

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Union, IA on July 4, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ESE at 11 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 16 minute(s). There were 1 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1″ and an average hail size of 1″. We estimate that 334 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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Sioux City, IA 07-03-2017

Hail Map Sioux City, IA 07-03-2017

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Sioux City, IA, Ottumwa, IA and Valley, NE on July 3, 2017. This hail storm was traveling SE at 17 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 1 hour(s). There were 2 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.5″ and an average hail size of 1.2″. We estimate that 38,788 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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Ankeny, IA 06-28-2017

Hail Map Ankeny, IA 06-28-2017

Doppler radar detected Ping Pong Ball size hail near Ankeny, IA, Fort Dodge, IA and Maryville, MO on June 28, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ESE at 31 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). There were 22 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 3″ and an average hail size of 1.6″. We estimate that 97,689 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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Eldora, IA 05-17-2017

Hail Map Eldora, IA 05-17-2017

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Eldora, IA, Union, IA on May 17, 2017. This hail storm was traveling NE at 53 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 52 minute(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 1.25″ and an average hail size of 1.25″. We estimate that 1,340 buildings were in the affected area and the probability of hail DHI detected was significant. Based on this information, you can expect a few cows to have been dented somewhere, though they probably didn’t notice it. (Impact Rating 0)

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Pella, IA 04-16-2017

Hail Map Pella, IA 04-16-2017

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Pella, IA, Knoxville, IA and Grinnell, IA on April 16, 2017. This hail storm was traveling E at 36 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). There were 14 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.14″. We estimate that 59,991 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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