1.75 Inch Hail Near Peoria, IL 03-16-2016

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Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Peoria, IL, West Lafayette, IN and Moline, IL on March 16, 2016. This hail storm was traveling NE at 47 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 2 hour(s). There were 14 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 1.75″ and an average hail size of 1.27″. We estimate that 113,855 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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2.75 Inch Hail Near Peoria, IL 03-16-2016

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Doppler radar detected Half Dollar size hail near Peoria, IL, West Lafayette, IN and Bettendorf, IA on March 16, 2016. This hail storm was traveling ENE at 47 mph and the entire storm produced hail for roughly 2 hour(s). There were 42 spotter report(s) with reported max hail size of 2.75″ and an average hail size of 1.48″. We estimate that 181,704 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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2 Inch Hail Near Crown Point, IN 08-03-2015

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Doppler radar
detected Quarter
size hail near Crown Point, IN, Greenfield, IN and Hobart, IN on August 3, 2015. This hail storm was traveling ESE at
40.39 mph and produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). Radar reported a max hail size of 2″ and an average hail size of 1.25″. We estimate that 73,885 buildings were in the affected area. 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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2 Inch Hail Near Aurora, IL 08-03-2015

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Doppler radar
detected Ping Pong Ball
size hail near Aurora, IL, Elgin, IL and Lafayette, IN on August 3, 2015. This hail storm was traveling E at
42.03 mph and produced hail for roughly 3 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 2″ and an average hail size of 1.67″. We estimate that 58,361 buildings were in the affected area. There were 9 spotter report(s) and the volume 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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3 Inch Hail Near Chicago, IL 08-03-2015

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Doppler radar
detected Ping Pong Ball
size hail near Chicago, IL, Green Bay, WI and Rockford, IL on August 3, 2015. This hail storm was traveling E at
45.54 mph and produced hail for roughly 6 hour(s). Spotters reported a max hail size of 3″ and an average hail size of 1.52″. We estimate that 93,141 buildings were in the affected area. There were 86 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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