detected Ping Pong Ball
size hail near Elgin, IL, Decatur, IL and Terre Haute, IN on April 10, 2015. This hail storm was traveling E at
43.14 mph and produced hail for roughly 4 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 3″ and an average hail size of 1.57″. We estimate that 144,581 buildings were in the affected area. There were 44 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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