Hail Map for Amherst, CO

The Amherst, CO area has had 12 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 5 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Amherst, CO on 66 occasions, including 3 occasions during the past year.

Name: Amherst, CO
Where Located: 48.6 miles NE of Yuma, CO
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Population: 58
Housing Units: 25
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Amherst, CO

Date / Time Report Details
8/19/2021 5:28 PM MDT The tornado warning for southeastern phillips county will expire at 530 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer appears capable of producing a tornado. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail, gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm mdt for northeastern colorado.
8/19/2021 4:57 PM MDT At 456 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near pleasant valley, or 8 miles east of holyoke, moving northeast at 20 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and ping pong ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. This dangerous storm will be near, pleasant valley around 505 pm mdt.
6/19/2021 5:16 PM MDT At 516 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles northwest of venango to 13 miles north of eckley, or along a line extending from 10 miles southeast of julesburg to 18 miles northeast of yuma, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/23/2021 6:39 PM MDT At 619 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles southeast of paoli, or 4 miles west of holyoke, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/23/2021 6:19 PM MDT At 619 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles southeast of paoli, or 4 miles west of holyoke, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
8/5/2020 6:25 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 8/5/2020 6:28 PM MDT At 625 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near highland center, or 12 miles west of holyoke, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Hail damage to vehicles is expected.
7/19/2020 6:34 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/19/2020 6:37 PM MDT At 634 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles north of holyoke, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include two inch hail and 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. people and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.
7/16/2020 6:36 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/16/2020 6:39 PM MDT At 635 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles west of sixteen-mile corner, or 12 miles north of holyoke, moving northeast at 20 mph. another severe storm was centered just east of holyoke, also moving northeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include two inch hail and 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. people and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.
7/16/2020 6:28 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/16/2020 6:31 PM MDT At 627 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near holyoke, moving northeast at 25 mph. trained weather spotters reported ping pong ball sized hail in holyoke (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. people and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Locations impacted include, holyoke, paoli and amherst.
7/16/2020 6:01 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/16/2020 6:05 PM MDT At 601 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles southeast of highland center, or 14 miles southwest of holyoke, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/8/2020 6:43 PM MDT At 615 pm mdt, a confirmed tornado was located just southeast of julesburg. other weak tornadoes are also possible across eastern sedgwick and phillips counties (weather spotters confirmed tornado). Hazards include tornado. expect damage to mobile homes, roofs, and vehicles
7/8/2020 6:42 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/8/2020 6:45 PM MDT At 641 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near venango, or 15 miles southwest of grant, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/8/2020 6:17 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/8/2020 6:20 PM MDT The national weather service in denver colorado has issued a * tornado warning for. northeastern phillips county in northeastern colorado. eastern sedgwick county in northeastern colorado. until 645 pm mdt. At 615 pm mdt, a confirmed tornado was located just southeast of.
7/8/2020 6:00 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/8/2020 6:03 PM MDT At 557 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles north of venango, or 12 miles south of big springs, moving east at 10 mph (trained weather spotters have reported severa weak landspout tornadoes between sixtenn mile corner and amherst. there may be additional weak landspout tornadoes with this weakening storm). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/8/2020 5:47 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/8/2020 5:50 PM MDT At 540 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles north of venango, or 11 miles south of big springs, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated. automated weather station in sidney had an earlier wind gust to 90 mph. a trained spotter also reported a funnel cloud near sixteen mile corner in sedgwick county). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, julesburg, haxtun, fleming, ovid, peetz, sedgwick, crook, paoli, proctor, marks butte, amherst, twin buttes, fairfield and sixteen-mile corner.
7/8/2020 5:20 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/8/2020 5:23 PM MDT At 519 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near proctor, or 19 miles south of sidney, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/26/2020 8:53 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/26/2020 8:56 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for central phillips county will expire at 900 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1100 pm mdt for northeastern colorado.
6/26/2020 8:23 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/26/2020 8:26 PM MDT At 823 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near paoli, or 8 miles northwest of holyoke, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. people and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.
6/6/2020 7:07 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/6/2020 7:10 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern washington, logan, phillips and sedgwick counties will expire at 715 pm mdt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and are exiting the warned area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with these thunderstorms. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 800 pm mdt for northeastern colorado. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service denver colorado.
6/6/2020 6:36 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/6/2020 6:39 PM MDT At 636 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles northeast of sedgwick to near prewitt reservoir, or along a line extending from 7 miles south of chappell to 15 miles southwest of sterling, moving northeast at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
9/11/2019 8:00 PM MDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 5.9 miles WSW of Amherst, CO, at least one windshield broken out.
9/11/2019 5:38 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 9/11/2019 5:41 PM MDT At 538 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near pleasant valley, or 11 miles east of holyoke, moving north at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. hail damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, amherst and pleasant valley.
9/11/2019 5:21 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 9/11/2019 5:24 PM MDT At 521 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles south of pleasant valley, or 9 miles southeast of holyoke, moving north at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Hail damage to vehicles is expected.
8/13/2019 2:14 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 8/13/2019 2:17 PM MDT At 214 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of lamar, or 14 miles southeast of holyoke, moving southeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include two inch hail and 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. people and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Locations impacted include, holyoke, amherst, pleasant valley and sixteen-mile corner.
8/13/2019 1:53 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 8/13/2019 2:01 PM MDT The national weather service in denver colorado has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. eastern phillips county in northeastern colorado. southeastern sedgwick county in northeastern colorado. until 230 pm mdt. At 153 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near venango, or.
5/27/2019 6:21 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/27/2019 6:24 PM MDT At 619 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 5 miles southeast of holyoke, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and half dollar size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this storm has produced a weak tornado and 1 inch hail. This dangerous storm will be near, pleasant valley around 635 pm mdt.
5/27/2019 6:01 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/27/2019 6:05 PM MDT At 601 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 9 miles south of holyoke, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and half dollar size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, holyoke around 620 pm mdt. Pleasant valley around 635 pm mdt.
4/28/2019 3:53 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 4/28/2019 3:56 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern phillips and southeastern sedgwick counties will expire at 400 pm mdt, the severe thunderstorm which prompted the warning has moved out of the warned area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire.
4/28/2019 3:38 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 4/28/2019 3:44 PM MDT At 336 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles southwest of venango, or 14 miles northeast of holyoke, moving east at 20 mph. the public reported penny size hail at sixteen mile corner (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, amherst.
4/28/2019 3:11 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 4/28/2019 3:16 PM MDT At 309 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near sixteen-mile corner, or 13 miles north of holyoke, moving east southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/16/2019 10:30 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 4/16/2019 10:33 PM MDT At 1029 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles south of pleasant valley, or 8 miles east of holyoke, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. hail damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, holyoke, amherst and pleasant valley.
4/16/2019 10:08 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 4/16/2019 10:11 PM MDT At 1008 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles south of holyoke, moving north at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Hail damage to vehicles is expected.
8/26/2018 5:47 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 8/26/2018 5:50 PM MDT At 547 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near sixteen-mile corner, or 13 miles northeast of holyoke, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Hail damage to vehicles is expected.
8/5/2018 4:40 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 8/5/2018 4:43 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northern phillips and southern sedgwick counties will expire at 445 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer poses an immediate threat to life or property. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. gusty winds up to 50 mph and hail up to one inch in diameter are still possible with this thunderstorm as it moves north of holyoke and into southwestern nebraska. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 500 pm mdt for northeastern colorado.
8/5/2018 4:05 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 8/5/2018 4:09 PM MDT At 404 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near marks butte, or 20 miles south of chappell, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Hail damage to vehicles is expected.
7/28/2018 8:45 PM MDT Storm damage reported in phillips county CO, 3.2 miles W of Amherst, CO
7/28/2018 8:36 PM MDT Tennis Ball sized hail reported 5.3 miles SW of Amherst, CO, broke windshield along with damage to trees.
7/28/2018 8:35 PM MDT Baseball sized hail reported 6.2 miles SW of Amherst, CO
7/28/2018 8:23 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/28/2018 8:28 PM MDT At 823 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles west of venango, or 14 miles northeast of holyoke, moving south at 45 mph. this is a very dangerous storm (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts and baseball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be heavily damaged. expect considerable damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles. Extensive tree damage and power outages are likely.
7/28/2018 8:07 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/28/2018 8:10 PM MDT At 806 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles southeast of julesburg, moving south at 50 mph (trained weather spotters. two inch diameter hail was reported in julesburg with broken windows). Hazards include two inch hail and 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. people and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Locations impacted include, amherst and sixteen-mile corner.
7/28/2018 7:50 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/28/2018 7:54 PM MDT At 750 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles northwest of barton, or 8 miles north of julesburg, moving south at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. people and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.
7/27/2018 2:39 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/27/2018 2:43 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for phillips and southwestern sedgwick counties will expire at 245 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm mdt for northeastern colorado.
7/27/2018 1:53 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/27/2018 1:57 PM MDT At 152 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles west of marks butte, or 18 miles south of chappell, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Hail damage to vehicles is expected.
7/26/2018 3:53 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/26/2018 3:56 PM MDT At 352 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over pleasant valley, or 9 miles east of holyoke, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Hail damage to vehicles is expected.
7/16/2018 11:42 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/16/2018 11:47 PM MDT At 1141 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over julesburg, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, julesburg, ovid, sedgwick, amherst, marks butte and sixteen-mile corner.
7/16/2018 11:18 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/16/2018 11:22 PM MDT At 1117 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sedgwick, or 11 miles south of chappell, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/23/2018 9:25 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/23/2018 9:28 PM MDT At 854 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over marks butte, or 15 miles southwest of julesburg, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. hail damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, julesburg, ovid, sedgwick, amherst, fairfield, marks butte and sixteen-mile corner.
6/23/2018 8:55 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/23/2018 8:58 PM MDT At 854 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over marks butte, or 15 miles southwest of julesburg, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. hail damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, julesburg, ovid, sedgwick, amherst, fairfield, marks butte and sixteen-mile corner.
6/23/2018 8:32 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/23/2018 8:36 PM MDT At 831 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles west of sedgwick, or 12 miles southwest of chappell, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Hail damage to vehicles is expected.
6/6/2018 8:26 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/6/2018 8:31 PM MDT At 826 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near highland center, or 13 miles southwest of holyoke, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. people and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.
5/27/2018 2:42 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/27/2018 2:45 PM MDT At 242 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southwest of pleasant valley, or 6 miles east of holyoke, moving northeast at 35 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. people and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Locations impacted include, holyoke, amherst and pleasant valley.
5/27/2018 2:23 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/27/2018 2:27 PM MDT The national weather service in denver colorado has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. eastern phillips county in northeastern colorado. until 330 pm mdt. At 222 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles south of holyoke, moving north at 15 mph.
5/14/2018 7:01 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/14/2018 7:04 PM MDT At 700 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles west of sixteen-mile corner, or 13 miles north of holyoke, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
5/10/2018 7:59 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/10/2018 8:02 PM MDT At 759 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near pleasant valley, or 10 miles northeast of holyoke, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, amherst and pleasant valley.
5/10/2018 7:32 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/10/2018 7:37 PM MDT At 732 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles west of amherst, or 6 miles north of holyoke, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
10/1/2017 4:35 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 10/1/2017 4:39 PM MDT At 434 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles west of peetz to 4 miles west of proctor to 6 miles northwest of burdett, or along a line extending from 16 miles southwest of sidney to 15 miles northeast of sterling to 21 miles northeast of akron, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated. a wind gust to 60 mph was also reported in southeast sterling with these storms). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
7/18/2017 5:48 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 4.9 miles SW of Amherst, CO
7/18/2017 5:41 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/18/2017 5:46 PM MDT At 540 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles northeast of amherst, or 13 miles northeast of holyoke, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. This severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northeastern phillips county.
6/11/2017 9:43 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/11/2017 9:46 PM MDT At 943 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southwest of pleasant valley, or 6 miles east of holyoke, moving east at 5 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage is possible to vehicles. Locations impacted include, amherst and pleasant valley.
6/11/2017 9:09 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/11/2017 9:13 PM MDT At 907 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near holyoke, moving east at 15 mph (trained weather spotters and dopper radar). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
9/4/2016 4:42 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 9/4/2016 4:46 PM MDT At 440 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near amherst, or 11 miles northeast of holyoke, moving north at 35 mph (this storm has had a history of producing golfball size hail). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
7/18/2016 9:40 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/18/2016 9:43 PM MDT At 938 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms continue to move northeast at 40 mph across phillips and sedgwick counties (radar indicated. at 933 pm mdt a 67 mph wind gust was reported at the holyoke airport). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, holyoke, julesburg, ovid, sedgwick, paoli, marks butte, highland center, pleasant valley, fairfield, sixteen-mile corner and amherst.
7/18/2016 9:31 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/18/2016 9:34 PM MDT At 930 pm mdt, strong to severe thunderstorms were located over central phillips and central sedgwick counties. these storms are moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, holyoke, julesburg, ovid, sedgwick, paoli, marks butte, highland center, pleasant valley, fairfield, sixteen-mile corner and amherst.
7/18/2016 9:11 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/18/2016 9:15 PM MDT At 909 pm mdt, strong to severe thunderstorms were located over eastern logan, western phillips and western sedgwick counties these storms are moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
7/7/2016 5:31 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/7/2016 5:35 PM MDT At 529 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of lamar, or 13 miles southeast of holyoke, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include spotteres reported 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail in holyoke. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, holyoke, pleasant valley and amherst.
7/7/2016 5:14 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 7/7/2016 5:23 PM MDT At 514 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles southeast of holyoke, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/28/2016 8:55 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/28/2016 8:58 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for phillips, southeastern logan and sedgwick counties will expire at 900 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with this departing thunderstorm.
6/28/2016 8:32 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/28/2016 8:37 PM MDT At 828 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles northwest of venango, or 14 miles southeast of julesburg, moving southeast at 30 mph. strong outflow winds are being produced by this storm (radar indicated. cameras across logan and sedgwick and phillips counties also indicated considerable blowing dust produced by strong outflow winds from this thunderstorm). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. crops and and trees. Locations impacted include, holyoke, julesburg, haxtun, fleming, ovid, sedgwick, paoli, pleasant valley, st petersburg, fairfield, sixteen-mile corner, amherst, marks butte and highland center.
6/28/2016 8:03 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/28/2016 8:06 PM MDT At 757 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm near sydney nebraska was producing a line of very strong outflow winds across logan and sedgwick counties in northeast colorado. the leading edge of these winds extends from near iliff to near marks butte to 8 miles south of barton, or along a line extending from 12 miles northeast of sterling to 17 miles northwest of holyoke to 8 miles southeast of julesburg, moving southeast at 20 mph. this storm is expected to move over northeast logan county near twin buttes by 820 pm mdt (radar indicated. strong winds have been observed producing considerable blowing dust). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/27/2016 5:14 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.6 miles WNW of Amherst, CO
6/27/2016 5:11 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/27/2016 5:14 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern phillips and sedgwick counties will expire at 515 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail, gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm in extreme southeast sedgwick county and extreme northeast phillips county for the next several minutes. a tornado watch remains in effect until 800 pm mdt for northeastern colorado.
6/27/2016 5:01 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/27/2016 5:04 PM MDT At 454 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near venango, or 15 miles southeast of julesburg, moving southeast at 25 mph (public indicated. at 440 pm mdt...storm chasers recorded a brief tornado in open rangeland approximately 8 miles southeast of julesburg. no damage was observed). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, holyoke, julesburg, ovid, sixteen-mile corner and amherst. A tornado watch remains in effect until 800 pm mdt for northeastern colorado.
6/27/2016 4:39 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/27/2016 4:44 PM MDT At 439 pm mdt, a confirmed tornado was located 7 miles south of julesburg, moving southeast at 15 mph (public confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely.
6/27/2016 4:22 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/27/2016 4:26 PM MDT At 421 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near julesburg, moving southeast at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/27/2016 4:06 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/27/2016 4:10 PM MDT At 404 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near julesburg, moving south at 30 mph (radar indicated. at 4:00 pm mdt...golfball size hail was reported in the town of julesburg by local law enforcement). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, julesburg, ovid, sedgwick, sixteen-mile corner and amherst. A tornado watch remains in effect until 800 pm mdt for northeastern colorado.
6/27/2016 3:38 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/27/2016 3:41 PM MDT At 338 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles north of julesburg, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
5/29/2016 8:47 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/29/2016 8:50 PM MDT At 847 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near marks butte, or 16 miles northwest of holyoke, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include half dollar size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, sixteen-mile corner, marks butte and amherst.
5/29/2016 8:26 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/29/2016 8:31 PM MDT At 825 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles northwest of marks butte, or 17 miles south of chappell, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
5/7/2016 7:40 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/7/2016 7:43 PM MDT The tornado warning for eastern phillips county will expire at 745 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer appears capable of producing a tornado. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however small.
5/7/2016 7:18 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/7/2016 7:21 PM MDT At 717 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near pleasant valley, or 7 miles east of holyoke, moving north at 30 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. Locations impacted include, amherst and pleasant valley.
5/7/2016 7:07 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/7/2016 7:11 PM MDT At 707 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 8 miles south of pleasant valley, or 9 miles southeast of holyoke, moving north at 30 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and ping pong ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely.
5/7/2016 5:55 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/7/2016 5:59 PM MDT At 555 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near holyoke, moving north at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include half dollar size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. locations impacted include, holyoke, paoli, fairfield and amherst. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm mdt for northeastern colorado.
5/7/2016 5:44 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 5/7/2016 5:47 PM MDT At 544 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southwest of holyoke, moving north at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
8/7/2015 8:09 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 8/7/2015 8:13 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern phillips county will expire at 815 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits and exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1100 pm mdt for northeastern colorado.
8/7/2015 7:25 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 8/7/2015 7:28 PM MDT At 725 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near holyoke, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
6/14/2015 1:08 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Amherst, CO at 6/14/2015 1:11 PM MDT At 108 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles northeast of holyoke, moving southwest at 5 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
6/7/2015 4:37 PM MDT The severe thunderstorm warning for eastern phillips county will expire at 445 pm mdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however, hail is still possible with this thunderstorm.
6/7/2015 4:22 PM MDT At 420 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near pleasant valley, or 9 miles east of holyoke, moving southeast at 30 mph (trained weather spotters to the south and southwest of amherst have been reporting quarter size hail as this storm moves over eastern phillips county). Hazards include quarter size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Locations impacted include, holyoke, pleasant valley and amherst.
6/7/2015 4:14 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 4.3 miles N of Amherst, CO
6/7/2015 4:09 PM MDT At 408 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near amherst, or 6 miles northeast of holyoke, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated. a spotter northeast of paoli reported quarter size hail and 60 mph winds at 405 pm mdt). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
6/7/2015 4:06 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 3 miles ENE of Amherst, CO
5/27/2015 5:00 PM MDT At 459 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles east of fairfield, or 13 miles north of holyoke, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
5/15/2015 7:11 PM MDT At 710 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 4 miles east of sixteen-mile corner, or 13 miles northeast of holyoke, moving northeast at 35 mph (weather spotters reported a wall cloud and occasaional funnels with this storm. a tornado may develop quickly). Hazards include tornado and half dollar size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. locations impacted include, sixteen-mile corner and amherst. Radar indicated.
5/15/2015 7:00 PM MDT At 658 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over amherst, or 7 miles northeast of holyoke, moving northeast at 35 mph (weather spotters and law enforcement reported a well developed wall cloud and funnel cloud. a tornado may develop quickly). Hazards include tornado and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. locations impacted include, holyoke, sixteen-mile corner and amherst. Radar indicated.
5/15/2015 6:45 PM MDT At 644 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near holyoke, moving northeast at 25 mph (weather spotters and law enforcement reported a funnel cloud). Hazards include tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely.
5/15/2015 6:22 PM MDT At 621 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southwest of sixteen-mile corner, or 8 miles north of holyoke, moving north at 25 mph (law enforcement). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
5/15/2015 6:06 PM MDT At 605 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near holyoke, moving north at 30 mph (law enforcement). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, holyoke and amherst. a tornado watch remains in effect until 800 pm mdt for northeastern colorado. 1. 00in.
5/15/2015 5:50 PM MDT At 550 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles south of holyoke, moving north at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
4/23/2015 6:43 PM MDT At 643 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near venango, or 16 miles northeast of holyoke, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include half dollar size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. locations impacted include, sixteen-mile corner and amherst. 1. 25in.
4/23/2015 6:31 PM MDT 1 inch hail as wel in phillips county CO, 6.2 miles ESE of Amherst, CO
4/23/2015 6:31 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 6.2 miles ESE of Amherst, CO
4/23/2015 6:30 PM MDT At 630 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sixteen-mile corner, or 13 miles northeast of holyoke, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees.
4/23/2015 6:10 PM MDT At 610 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near sixteen-mile corner, or 10 miles north of holyoke, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and half dollar size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. locations impacted include, sixteen-mile corner, marks butte and amherst. Radar indicated.
4/23/2015 6:00 PM MDT At 559 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 6 miles northeast of fairfield, or 14 miles southwest of julesburg, moving southeast at 25 mph. another possible tornado was located 5 miles west of sixteen-mile corner (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and ping pong ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely.
5/24/2013 5:40 PM MDT Baseball sized hail reported 2.8 miles WNW of Amherst, CO
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 3.2 miles W of Amherst, CO
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 2 miles SSW of Amherst, CO, sheets of half inch to one inch hail. crop damage likely.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Golf Ball sized hail reported 0.7 miles SE of Amherst, CO