Villisca, IA 05-03-2018

Hail Map Villisca, IA 05-03-2018

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Villisca, IA, Stanton, IA on May 3, 2018. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 29 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 44 minute(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 1″ and an average hail size of 1″. We estimate that 1,035 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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Des Moines, IA 05-02-2018

Hail Map Des Moines, IA 05-02-2018

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Des Moines, IA, West Des Moines, IA and Osceola, IA on May 2, 2018. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 20 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). There were 5 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.25″. We estimate that 40,753 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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Harlan, IA 04-14-2018

Hail Map Harlan, IA 04-14-2018

Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Harlan, IA, Auburn, NE and Seneca, KS on April 14, 2018. This hail storm was traveling NE at 33 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 4 hour(s). There were 17 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.25″. We estimate that 63,995 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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Villisca, IA 09-25-2017

Hail Map Villisca, IA 09-25-2017

Doppler radar detected Quarter size hail near Villisca, IA, Stanton, IA and Prescott, IA on September 25, 2017. This hail storm was traveling E at 16 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 1 hour(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 1.25″ and an average hail size of 1.11″. We estimate that 18,331 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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Fort Dodge, IA 06-29-2017

Hail Map Fort Dodge, IA 06-29-2017

Doppler radar detected Golf Ball size hail near Fort Dodge, IA, Maryville, MO and Shenandoah, IA on June 29, 2017. This hail storm was traveling ESE at 11 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 8 hour(s). There were 22 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 3″ and an average hail size of 1.76″. We estimate that 75,459 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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