Hail Map for Bedford, IA

The Bedford, IA area has had 19 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 12 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Bedford, IA on 56 occasions, including 6 occasions during the past year.

Name: Bedford, IA
Where Located: 75.5 miles ESE of Omaha, NE
Map: Google Map for Bedford, IA
Population: 1440
Housing Units: 730
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Bedford, IA

Date / Time Report Details
6/28/2017 8:50 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 12.1 miles WSW of Bedford, IA
6/28/2017 8:34 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 2.8 miles WNW of Bedford, IA
6/28/2017 5:10 PM CDT Baseball sized hail reported 2.8 miles WNW of Bedford, IA, delayed report.
6/28/2017 5:08 PM CDT Baseball sized hail reported 0.3 miles W of Bedford, IA, report via social media.
6/28/2017 5:08 PM CDT Tennis Ball sized hail reported 0.3 miles W of Bedford, IA
6/28/2017 3:38 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 6/28/2017 8:41 PM CDT At 838 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near bedford, moving northeast at 40 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.
6/28/2017 12:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 6/28/2017 5:43 PM CDT At 539 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near mount ayr, moving east at 20 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.
6/28/2017 12:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 6/28/2017 5:15 PM CDT At 509 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located near bedford, moving east at 30 mph (weather spotters confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado and two inch 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 tornado will be near, athelstan around 525 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include conway, blockton, athelstan, clearfield, lake of three fires state park and bedford municipal airport.
6/28/2017 11:53 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 6/28/2017 4:59 PM CDT At 452 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near hopkins, or 7 miles southwest of bedford, moving east at 35 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, bedford around 505 pm cdt. athelstan around 520 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include lake of three fires state park, sharpsburg, conway, blockton, athelstan, clearfield, bedford municipal airport and gravity.
6/16/2017 9:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 6/16/2017 9:47 PM CDT At 942 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from lake icaria to 7 miles northwest of hopkins, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, corning, bedford, lenox, lake icaria, new market, prescott, gravity, nodaway, sharpsburg, conway, carbon, lake of three fires state park, corning municipal airport, bedford municipal airport and lake icaria state park.
6/16/2017 9:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 6/16/2017 9:42 PM CDT At 937 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from lake icaria to near hopkins, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/16/2017 9:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 6/16/2017 9:09 PM CDT At 905 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near atlantic to near essex, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/16/2017 11:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 5/16/2017 11:27 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern adams and taylor counties will expire at 1130 pm cdt, 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 midnight cdt for south central and southwestern iowa.
5/16/2017 11:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 5/16/2017 11:09 PM CDT At 1105 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lenox, or 9 miles southeast of corning, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, corning, bedford, lenox, clearfield, prescott, gravity, sharpsburg, kent, conway, lake of three fires state park, bedford municipal airport and corning municipal airport.
5/16/2017 10:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 5/16/2017 11:02 PM CDT At 1058 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southwest of lenox, or 10 miles north of bedford, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, corning, bedford, lenox, new market, clearfield, prescott, gravity, sharpsburg, kent, conway, lake of three fires state park, bedford municipal airport and corning municipal airport.
5/16/2017 10:46 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 5/16/2017 10:49 PM CDT At 1045 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near clarinda, or 11 miles northwest of bedford, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
3/6/2017 5:53 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 3/6/2017 5:58 PM CST At 552 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lake icaria to 9 miles south of corning to braddyville, moving east at 55 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.
7/18/2016 2:03 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 7/18/2016 2:06 AM CDT At 203 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near bedford, moving southeast at 45 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, bedford, athelstan, new market, blockton, gravity, lake of three fires state park and bedford municipal airport.
7/18/2016 1:37 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 7/18/2016 1:42 AM CDT At 137 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northeast of clarinda, or 14 miles northwest of bedford, 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.
7/18/2016 1:22 AM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 0.3 miles W of Bedford, IA, .
7/18/2016 1:21 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 7/18/2016 1:24 AM CDT At 120 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near bedford, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
7/7/2016 4:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 7/7/2016 4:20 AM CDT At 413 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near corning to near lenox to 6 miles east of hopkins, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/7/2016 4:00 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 7/7/2016 4:04 AM CDT At 400 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lenox to near hopkins, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. these severe storms will be near, lenox around 410 am cdt. athelstan around 415 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include sharpsburg, maloy, delphos, benton, gravity, redding, diagonal, blockton, new market and lake of three fires state park.
7/7/2016 3:33 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 7/7/2016 3:36 AM CDT At 332 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near villisca to near blanchard, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, lenox around 355 am cdt. bedford around 400 am cdt. athelstan around 405 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include sharpsburg, maloy, delphos, benton, gravity, redding, diagonal, blockton, new market and lake of three fires state park.
6/26/2016 1:20 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 6/26/2016 1:23 AM CDT At 120 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lenox to 8 miles west of mount ayr, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, bedford, athelstan, clearfield, blockton, conway, lake of three fires state park and bedford municipal airport.
6/26/2016 1:10 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 6/26/2016 1:13 AM CDT At 110 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lenox to 8 miles north of athelstan, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, bedford, athelstan, clearfield, blockton, conway, lake of three fires state park and bedford municipal airport.
6/26/2016 12:45 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 6/26/2016 12:49 AM CDT At 1244 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles south of corning to near bedford, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
4/27/2016 4:35 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 4.9 miles NW of Bedford, IA
4/27/2016 4:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 4/27/2016 4:17 PM CDT At 412 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles east of hopkins, or 6 miles south of bedford, moving northeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, bedford, sharpsburg, conway, lake of three fires state park and bedford municipal airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for southwestern iowa.
4/27/2016 3:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 4/27/2016 4:01 PM CDT At 357 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles east of hopkins, or 8 miles south of bedford, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
3/23/2016 7:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 3/23/2016 7:12 PM CDT At 705 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles southwest of lenox, or 10 miles south of corning, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, corning, bedford, lenox, lake icaria, clearfield, gravity, nodaway, sharpsburg, conway, carbon, lake icaria state park, corning municipal airport, lake of three fires state park and bedford municipal airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for southwestern iowa.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles W of Bedford, IA, coop observer reported quarter sized hail followed by pea sized hail. time radar estimated. delayed report... called in with morning observation.
3/23/2016 6:55 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 3/23/2016 6:58 PM CDT At 655 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles north of bedford, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, corning, bedford, lenox, lake icaria, new market, clearfield, gravity, nodaway, sharpsburg, conway, carbon, lake icaria state park, corning municipal airport, lake of three fires state park and bedford municipal airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for southwestern iowa.
3/23/2016 6:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 3/23/2016 6:39 PM CDT At 636 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles west of hopkins missouri, or 11 miles southwest of bedford, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
8/22/2015 9:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 8/22/2015 9:16 PM CDT At 913 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles east of bedford, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
8/2/2015 11:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 8/2/2015 11:57 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern taylor county will expire at 1200 am cdt, the severe thunderstorm which prompted the warning has moved out of the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until midnight cdt for southwestern iowa.
8/2/2015 11:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 8/2/2015 11:38 PM CDT At 1134 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles west of bedford, 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. Locations impacted include, bedford, new market, athelstan and bedford municipal airport.
8/2/2015 11:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 8/2/2015 11:17 PM CDT At 1113 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles northeast of clarinda, or 13 miles northwest of bedford, 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.
8/2/2015 9:12 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for south central taylor county will expire at 915 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however small.
8/2/2015 8:59 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 8/2/2015 9:03 PM CDT At 859 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southeast of bedford, moving south 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. Locations impacted include, bedford, athelstan, bedford municipal airport and lake of three fires state park.
8/2/2015 8:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 8/2/2015 8:32 PM CDT At 828 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles west of bedford, moving south at 25 mph. a tornado warning continues for this storm as well (trained weather spotters). 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.
8/2/2015 8:13 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 4.8 miles SE of Bedford, IA, emergency manager report relayed via amateur radio of quarter sized hail nw of bedford.
8/2/2015 8:13 PM CDT Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 4.8 miles SE of Bedford, IA, emergency manager report relayed via amateur radio of ping pong ball sized hail nw of bedford.
8/2/2015 8:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 8/2/2015 8:06 PM CDT At 802 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles northwest of bedford, 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. Locations impacted include, bedford, new market, blockton, gravity, sharpsburg, conway, athelstan, lake of three fires state park and bedford municipal airport.
8/2/2015 7:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 8/2/2015 7:45 PM CDT At 741 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast of villisca, or 11 miles southwest of corning, moving south 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.
8/2/2015 7:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 8/2/2015 7:04 PM CDT At 701 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles east of villisca, or 8 miles southwest of corning, moving south at 45 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.
7/28/2015 10:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 7/28/2015 10:18 PM CDT At 1014 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles north of irena, or 11 miles southwest of mount ayr, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/25/2015 2:57 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 7/25/2015 3:00 AM CDT At 255 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles north of lenox to 7 miles west of grant city, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. These severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly rural areas of ringgold, taylor, southern union and southern adams counties, including the following locations, sharpsburg, diagonal, new market, tingley, benton, gravity, clearfield, shannon city, arispe and maloy.
7/25/2015 2:30 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 7/25/2015 2:33 AM CDT At 230 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles west of corning to 5 miles southwest of hopkins, 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, corning and lake icaria around 245 am cdt. lenox around 300 am cdt. creston around 315 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include sharpsburg, diagonal, new market, prescott, cromwell, tingley, benton, gravity, clearfield and shannon city.
6/11/2015 6:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 6/11/2015 6:22 PM CDT At 619 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles north of bedford, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
6/10/2015 5:07 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 4.5 miles NE of Bedford, IA, report from nssl shave.
6/10/2015 5:03 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles W of Bedford, IA
6/10/2015 5:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 6/10/2015 5:06 PM CDT At 501 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwest of irena, or 10 miles southeast of bedford, moving east 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. heavy rainfall is also associated with this storm. radar estimates between 1 to 2 inches of rain has fallen with this storm. Locations impacted include, bedford, new market, blockton, gravity, conway, athelstan, lake of three fires state park and bedford municipal airport.
6/10/2015 5:00 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 6.3 miles NE of Bedford, IA, report from nssl shave
6/10/2015 4:45 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 4 miles WNW of Bedford, IA, report from nssl shave. time approximate
6/10/2015 4:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Bedford, IA at 6/10/2015 4:26 PM CDT At 423 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast of clarinda, or 8 miles west of bedford, moving east 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.
6/3/2014 4:48 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles W of Bedford, IA, hail up to quarter sized falling in bedford...already covering the ground and still getting larger.
5/26/2013 8:21 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 5.2 miles SE of Bedford, IA
5/26/2013 8:00 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 10.6 miles SW of Bedford, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles W of Bedford, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM The roof was ripped off of a gas station at hw 2 and 148 and blown 100 yards. many trees 2 to 3 feet in diameter uprooted or snapped off at their base...some lying on v in taylor county IA, 0.3 miles W of Bedford, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Tree limbs up to 12 inches in diameter and power lines down along a line from bedford to gravity. extensive tree damage along hw 2 around bedford and a roof blown off o in taylor county IA, 0.3 miles W of Bedford, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Half Dollar sized hail reported 5.2 miles SE of Bedford, IA