Hail Map for Benton, IA

The Benton, IA area has had 0 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 13 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Benton, IA on 67 occasions, including 2 occasions during the past year.

Name: Benton, IA
Where Located: 72.2 miles SSW of Des Moines, IA
Map: Google Map for Benton, IA
Population: 41
Housing Units: 21
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Benton, IA

Date / Time Report Details
7/17/2023 6:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 7/17/2023 6:47 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern union and northern ringgold counties will expire at 645 am cdt, 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. however small hail is still possible with this thunderstorm.
7/17/2023 6:35 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 7/17/2023 6:41 AM CDT At 634 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near diagonal, or 6 miles north of mount ayr, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, mount ayr, diagonal, tingley, ellston, benton, delphos and mt ayr municipal airport. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 1. 00 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, <50 mph.
7/17/2023 6:27 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 7/17/2023 6:32 AM CDT At 626 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near shannon city, or 12 miles south of creston, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, mount ayr, diagonal, tingley, arispe, shannon city, ellston, benton, delphos, beaconsfield and mt ayr municipal airport. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 1. 00 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, <50 mph.
7/17/2023 6:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 7/17/2023 6:18 AM CDT At 614 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near creston municipal airport, or 5 miles southwest of creston, moving southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
7/12/2023 7:22 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 7/12/2023 7:43 AM CDT At 720 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles east of orient to near kent to near yorktown, moving southeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/30/2023 6:49 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/30/2023 7:01 AM CDT At 648 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from bridgewater to benton, moving northeast at 30 mph (law enforcement). 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, fontanelle, diagonal, mount ayr, orient, nodaway park, mt ayr municipal airport, greenfield, shannon city, greenfield municipal airport, tingley, ellston, sun valley lake and beaconsfield. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 1. 00 in wind threat, observed max wind gust, 60 mph.
6/30/2023 6:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/30/2023 6:34 AM CDT At 613 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles east of grant to 4 miles northwest of athelstan, moving northeast 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, blockton around 625 am cdt. redding around 630 am cdt. other locations in the path of these severe thunderstorms include bridgewater, maloy, benton, delphos, mount ayr, diagonal, mt ayr municipal airport, orient, nodaway park, greenfield, shannon city, greenfield municipal airport and tingley. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 1. 00 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
6/29/2023 8:54 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/29/2023 9:33 AM CDT At 853 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 5 miles south of lake anita state park to near kent to blockton, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/29/2023 8:35 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/29/2023 9:17 AM CDT At 834 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near walnut to carbon to near bedford municipal airport, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters. at 830am, a 62 mph gust was reported in montgomery county). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, creston, atlantic, greenfield, corning, bedford, lenox, griswold, green valley lake, lake icaria, anita, adair, fontanelle, lewis, new market, orient, clearfield, massena, diagonal, cumberland and prescott. this includes interstate 80 between mile markers 50 and 81. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 0. 75 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
6/29/2023 8:16 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/30/2023 1:09 AM CDT At 815 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near minden to near red oak to near braddyville, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/4/2023 7:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 4/4/2023 7:54 PM CDT At 741 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near greenfield municipal airport to 5 miles northwest 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, bedford and gravity around 800 pm cdt. other locations in the path of these severe thunderstorms include lake of three fires state park, conway, blockton, clearfield, redding, maloy, delphos, benton and diagonal. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 1. 00 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
4/4/2023 7:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 4/4/2023 7:08 PM CDT At 701 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near bedford municipal airport, or 6 miles south of bedford, moving northeast at 65 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, bedford around 705 pm cdt. gravity and lake of three fires state park around 710 pm cdt. sharpsburg and conway around 715 pm cdt. clearfield around 720 pm cdt. other locations in the path of this severe thunderstorm include lenox, kent, creston, cromwell, creston municipal airport, green valley lake, orient and green valley lake state park. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 1. 25 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
4/4/2023 5:35 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 4/4/2023 5:42 PM CDT At 535 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near clearfield, or 12 miles west of mount ayr, moving northeast at 50 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, diagonal around 545 pm cdt. tingley and shannon city around 555 pm cdt. other locations in the path of this severe thunderstorm include arispe, ellston, afton, thayer, murray, lorimor and murray roadside rest area. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 1. 25 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
8/27/2022 8:09 PM CDT At 808 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near corning to 8 miles west of lenox to 6 miles south of bedford, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, corning, sharpsburg and corning municipal airport around 815 pm cdt. lake of three fires state park around 820 pm cdt. lenox, lake icaria and lake icaria state park around 825 pm cdt. other locations in the path of these severe thunderstorms include prescott, blockton, conway, kent, maloy, clearfield, cromwell, benton and creston municipal airport. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, <. 75 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
5/17/2022 4:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/17/2022 4:54 PM CDT At 445 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near irena, or 11 miles southwest of mount ayr, moving east 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.
4/23/2022 6:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 4/23/2022 6:50 PM CDT At 641 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lake icaria to lenox to 7 miles north of athelstan, moving northeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
12/15/2021 5:57 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 12/29/2021 10:25 AM CST At 556 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near winterset to 6 miles west of lamoni, moving east at 55 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, creston, osceola, leon, mount ayr, lamoni, lenox, sun valley lake, green valley lake, lakeside casino, afton, murray, new virginia, clearfield, lorimor, diagonal, kellerton, grand river, van wert, davis city and woodburn.
12/15/2021 4:13 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 12/29/2021 10:59 AM CST At 412 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pisgah to near hamburg, moving northeast at 70 mph. these are destructive storms for southwest iowa! (radar indicated). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts. 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.
7/10/2021 1:42 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 1/11/2022 1:39 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern union, southeastern adams, northwestern ringgold and taylor counties will expire at 145 am cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. 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 500 am cdt for south central and southwestern iowa.
7/10/2021 1:27 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 1/11/2022 1:46 AM CDT At 126 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lenox to 7 miles northwest of hopkins, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, creston, corning, bedford, lenox, new market, clearfield, diagonal, prescott, blockton, gravity, tingley, cromwell, arispe, sharpsburg, shannon city, kent, conway, benton, maloy and athelstan.
7/10/2021 1:05 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 1/11/2022 2:36 AM CDT At 105 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near corning to near clarinda, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, lenox.
7/10/2021 12:41 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 1/11/2022 3:06 AM CDT At 1240 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lake icaria to near stanton, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, lake icaria around 1250 am cdt. corning around 1255 am cdt. Other locations in the path of these severe thunderstorms include lenox.
7/9/2021 10:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 1/11/2022 5:43 AM CDT At 1036 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located just southeast of mount ayr, moving southeast 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. Locations impacted include, mount ayr, benton, delphos and mt ayr municipal airport.
7/9/2021 10:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 1/11/2022 5:57 AM CDT At 1025 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over mount ayr, and is nearly stationary (trained weather spotters reported ping pong size hail at 10:24pm in mt ayr). 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. This severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of central ringgold county, including the following locations, mt ayr municipal airport, delphos and benton.
7/9/2021 10:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 1/11/2022 5:58 AM CDT At 1020 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over mount ayr, moving southeast at 10 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. This severe thunderstorm will be near, mount ayr around 1025 pm cdt.
10/12/2020 12:41 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 10/12/2020 12:44 AM CDT At 1231 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lakeside casino to 10 miles southeast of irena, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, osceola, leon, mount ayr, lamoni, sun valley lake, lakeside casino, afton, murray, new virginia, truro, lorimor, diagonal, kellerton, grand river, van wert, garden grove, davis city, woodburn, decatur city and tingley.
10/12/2020 12:31 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 10/12/2020 12:34 AM CDT At 1231 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lakeside casino to 10 miles southeast of irena, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, osceola, leon, mount ayr, lamoni, sun valley lake, lakeside casino, afton, murray, new virginia, truro, lorimor, diagonal, kellerton, grand river, van wert, garden grove, davis city, woodburn, decatur city and tingley.
10/12/2020 12:31 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 10/12/2020 12:34 AM CDT At 1231 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lakeside casino to 10 miles southeast of irena, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, osceola, leon, mount ayr, lamoni, sun valley lake, lakeside casino, afton, murray, new virginia, truro, lorimor, diagonal, kellerton, grand river, van wert, garden grove, davis city, woodburn, decatur city and tingley.
10/12/2020 12:20 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 10/12/2020 12:33 AM CDT At 1219 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 12 miles west of lakeside casino to near grant city, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, creston, osceola, greenfield, leon, mount ayr, lamoni, sun valley lake, green valley lake, lakeside casino, afton, murray, new virginia, truro, orient, lorimor, diagonal, kellerton, grand river, van wert and garden grove.
10/12/2020 12:20 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 10/12/2020 12:23 AM CDT At 1219 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 12 miles west of lakeside casino to near grant city, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, creston, osceola, greenfield, leon, mount ayr, lamoni, sun valley lake, green valley lake, lakeside casino, afton, murray, new virginia, truro, orient, lorimor, diagonal, kellerton, grand river, van wert and garden grove.
10/11/2020 11:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 10/11/2020 11:55 PM CDT At 1152 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near green valley lake to 7 miles west of athelstan, moving east at 50 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/7/2020 8:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 2/1/2022 5:27 AM CDT At 817 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near mount ayr, moving northeast 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.
6/3/2020 6:49 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/3/2020 6:52 AM CDT At 649 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near mount ayr, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, mount ayr, blockton, redding, benton, maloy, delphos, athelstan and mt ayr municipal airport.
6/3/2020 6:26 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/3/2020 6:29 AM CDT At 626 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles southeast of lenox, or 11 miles west of mount ayr, moving southeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
6/25/2019 10:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/25/2019 10:36 PM CDT At 1027 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near sun valley lake, or 12 miles east of mount ayr, moving southeast at 30 mph. additional storms near beaconsfield, diagonal and east of grantasena will move southeast through the warned area. frequent lightning and heavy rainfall will also occur with these storms (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, creston, osceola, leon, mount ayr, corning, lamoni, sun valley lake, green valley lake, lake icaria, lakeside casino, afton, murray, clearfield, diagonal, kellerton, prescott, grand river, van wert, davis city and decatur city. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 1 and 34.
6/25/2019 10:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/25/2019 10:21 PM CDT At 1016 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near sun valley lake, or 14 miles northeast of mount ayr, moving southeast at 30 mph. additional storms near murray, shannon city, lenox, and south of masena will move southeast through the warned area. frequent lightning and heavy rainfall will occur with these storms (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, creston, osceola, leon, mount ayr, corning, lamoni, lenox, sun valley lake, green valley lake, lake icaria, lakeside casino, afton, murray, clearfield, diagonal, kellerton, prescott, grand river, van wert and davis city. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 1 and 34.
6/25/2019 10:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/25/2019 10:08 PM CDT At 1001 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near sun valley lake, or 11 miles northeast of mount ayr, moving southeast at 30 mph. additional storms near shannon city, lenox, and south of masena will move southeast through the warned area. frequent lightning and heavy rainfall will occur with these storms (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.
5/28/2019 7:12 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/28/2019 7:15 AM CDT At 712 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near mount ayr, moving east at 45 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. locations impacted include, mount ayr, lamoni, sun valley lake, diagonal, kellerton, grand river, tingley, arispe, shannon city, ellston, benton, maloy, delphos, beaconsfield, lamoni municipal airport and mt ayr municipal airport. This includes interstate 35 near mile marker 5.
5/28/2019 6:57 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/28/2019 7:00 AM CDT At 657 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast of lenox, or 12 miles west of mount ayr, moving east at 45 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.
5/28/2019 6:50 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/28/2019 6:53 AM CDT At 649 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles south of lenox, or 10 miles northeast of bedford, moving east at 45 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. Locations impacted include, mount ayr, bedford, lenox, clearfield, diagonal, blockton, gravity, sharpsburg, redding, shannon city, kent, conway, benton, maloy, delphos, lake of three fires state park and bedford municipal airport.
5/28/2019 6:38 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/28/2019 6:41 AM CDT At 637 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near bedford, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include two inch 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, mount ayr, bedford, lenox, new market, clearfield, diagonal, blockton, gravity, nodaway, sharpsburg, redding, shannon city, kent, conway, benton, maloy, delphos, athelstan, lake of three fires state park and bedford municipal airport.
5/28/2019 6:31 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/28/2019 6:34 AM CDT At 630 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwest of bedford, moving east at 45 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. Locations impacted include, mount ayr, bedford, lenox, new market, clearfield, diagonal, blockton, gravity, nodaway, sharpsburg, redding, shannon city, kent, conway, benton, maloy, delphos, athelstan, lake of three fires state park and bedford municipal airport.
5/28/2019 6:19 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/28/2019 6:22 AM CDT The national weather service in des moines has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. southwestern union county in south central iowa. southern adams county in southwestern iowa. western ringgold county in south central iowa. Taylor county in southwestern iowa.
5/27/2019 5:35 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/27/2019 5:38 AM CDT At 534 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from lake icaria to near irena, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/24/2019 5:58 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 2/6/2022 11:03 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for western union, eastern adams, western ringgold, eastern taylor and southwestern adair counties will expire at 600 am cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 am cdt for south central and southwestern iowa. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service des moines.
5/24/2019 5:57 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/24/2019 6:00 AM CDT At 557 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near greenfield to 6 miles west of mount ayr, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/24/2019 5:48 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/24/2019 5:51 AM CDT At 548 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lake icaria to 6 miles north of ravenwood, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, creston, greenfield, lenox, green valley lake, fontanelle, orient, clearfield, diagonal, prescott, blockton, bridgewater, cromwell, sharpsburg, redding, kent, conway, benton, maloy, delphos and athelstan.
5/24/2019 5:20 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/24/2019 5:23 AM CDT At 519 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near stanton to near skidmore, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
10/9/2018 4:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 10/9/2018 4:44 PM CDT At 438 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 9 miles west of mount ayr, moving north at 30 mph (radar indicated rotation). 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. Locations impacted include, clearfield, diagonal, shannon city, benton and maloy.
10/9/2018 4:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 10/9/2018 4:32 PM CDT At 427 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near athelstan, or 12 miles southwest of mount ayr, moving north at 30 mph (radar indicated rotation). 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. This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of western ringgold and eastern taylor counties, including the following locations, diagonal, redding, maloy, shannon city, benton, blockton and clearfield.
9/18/2018 3:40 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 9/18/2018 3:43 PM CDT At 340 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near mount ayr, moving southeast 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. Locations impacted include, mount ayr, diagonal, benton, delphos and mt ayr municipal airport.
9/18/2018 3:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 9/18/2018 3:38 PM CDT At 332 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwest of mount ayr, moving southeast at 20 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. Locations impacted include, mount ayr, diagonal, redding, benton, maloy, delphos and mt ayr municipal airport.
9/18/2018 3:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 9/18/2018 3:25 PM CDT At 322 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southeast of lenox, or 11 miles northwest of mount ayr, moving east at 25 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.
6/25/2018 5:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/25/2018 5:22 PM CDT At 519 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located near mount ayr, moving northeast at 20 mph (weather spotters confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging 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.
6/25/2018 5:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/25/2018 5:21 PM CDT At 517 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located near delphos, moving northeast at 20 mph (weather spotters confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging 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. Locations impacted include, benton and delphos.
6/25/2018 5:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/25/2018 5:09 PM CDT At 506 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near irena, or 8 miles southwest of mount ayr, moving northeast at 20 mph (radar indicated rotation). 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. Locations impacted include, redding, benton, maloy and delphos.
6/25/2018 4:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/25/2018 4:59 PM CDT The national weather service in des moines has issued a * tornado warning for. southwestern ringgold county in south central iowa. until 530 pm cdt. At 456 pm cdt, a confirmed tornado was located near irena, or 12 miles southwest of mount ayr, moving northeast at 20 mph.
6/11/2018 9:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/11/2018 9:39 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for western union, adams, western ringgold and taylor counties will expire at 945 pm cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with these thunderstorms. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for south central and southwestern iowa.
6/11/2018 9:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/11/2018 9:25 PM CDT At 922 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles west of green valley lake to near athelstan, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, creston, corning, bedford, lenox, green valley lake, lake icaria, clearfield, diagonal, prescott, blockton, gravity, cromwell, sharpsburg, redding, kent, conway, benton, maloy, delphos and athelstan. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for south central and southwestern iowa.
6/11/2018 8:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/11/2018 8:56 PM CDT At 851 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from lake icaria to near bedford, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/11/2018 12:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/11/2018 12:49 AM CDT At 1243 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near leon to 6 miles north of mount ayr, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/2/2018 8:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/2/2018 8:59 PM CDT At 856 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles northeast of lenox to 7 miles southeast of mount ayr, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, creston, leon, mount ayr, lamoni, sun valley lake, afton, diagonal, kellerton, grand river, van wert, garden grove, davis city, decatur city, tingley, weldon, arispe, shannon city, thayer, ellston and benton. this includes interstate 35 between mile markers 1 and 27. A tornado watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for south central iowa.
5/2/2018 8:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/2/2018 8:46 PM CDT At 842 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lenox to 6 miles southeast of irena, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/2/2018 8:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/2/2018 8:27 PM CDT At 822 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near bedford, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, bedford, lenox, new market, clearfield, diagonal, blockton, gravity, tingley, sharpsburg, redding, shannon city, conway, benton, maloy, delphos, athelstan, lake of three fires state park and bedford municipal airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for south central and southwestern iowa.
5/2/2018 8:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/2/2018 8:08 PM CDT At 804 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near maryville, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/2/2018 6:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/2/2018 6:40 PM CDT At 637 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near lenox, or 12 miles northeast of bedford, moving northeast 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. locations impacted include, mount ayr, bedford, lenox, new market, clearfield, diagonal, gravity, tingley, arispe, sharpsburg, shannon city, conway, benton, maloy, delphos, lake of three fires state park, bedford municipal airport and mt ayr municipal airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for south central and southwestern iowa.
5/2/2018 6:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/2/2018 6:18 PM CDT The national weather service in des moines has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. southwestern union county in south central iowa. ringgold county in south central iowa. taylor county in southwestern iowa. Until 700 pm cdt.
6/28/2017 4:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/28/2017 9:09 PM CDT At 904 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near mount ayr, moving northeast at 40 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, mount ayr, diagonal, shannon city, benton, maloy, delphos and mt ayr municipal airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for south central iowa.
6/28/2017 3:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/28/2017 9:00 PM CDT At 856 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles west of mount ayr, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. at 8:34pm, trained weather spotters reported golf ball sized hail 2 miles southeast of bedford. 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, mount ayr, clearfield, diagonal, blockton, sharpsburg, redding, shannon city, benton, conway, maloy, delphos and mt ayr municipal airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for south central and southwestern iowa.
6/28/2017 3:38 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, 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 1:10 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/28/2017 6:14 PM CDT At 610 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles east of 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. locations impacted include, mount ayr, sun valley lake, diagonal, kellerton, blockton, tingley, redding, ellston, benton, maloy, delphos, athelstan, beaconsfield, bedford municipal airport and mt ayr municipal airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for south central and southwestern iowa.
6/28/2017 12:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, 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.
6/16/2017 10:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/16/2017 10:25 PM CDT At 1019 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northwest of sun valley lake to near irena, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/16/2017 9:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, 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
5/16/2017 11:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 5/16/2017 11:24 PM CDT At 1118 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast of lenox, or 11 miles northwest of mount ayr, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
3/6/2017 5:53 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, 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.
8/24/2016 1:20 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 8/24/2016 1:24 AM CDT At 120 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles east of sun valley lake, or 13 miles northwest of leon, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, leon, mount ayr, sun valley lake, diagonal, kellerton, grand river, van wert, garden grove, decatur city, tingley, weldon, arispe, shannon city, ellston, benton, le roy, beaconsfield and mt ayr municipal airport.
8/24/2016 12:59 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 8/24/2016 1:03 AM CDT At 1259 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near sun valley lake, or 9 miles northeast of mount ayr, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/7/2016 4:37 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 7/7/2016 4:41 AM CDT At 437 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles southwest of creston to 9 miles north of mount ayr to near irena, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. these severe storms will be near, sun valley lake around 455 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include kent, maloy, delphos, benton, beaconsfield, ellston, mt ayr municipal airport, kellerton, redding and diagonal.
7/7/2016 4:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, 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 Benton, 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 Benton, 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 1:06 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/26/2016 1:09 AM CDT At 105 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles west of mount ayr, 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.
11/11/2015 2:12 PM CST Estimated 60 to 70 mph winds on ia hwy 2 west of mount ayr. also debris on ia hwy in ringgold county IA, 2 miles W of Benton, IA
11/11/2015 2:10 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 11/11/2015 2:14 PM CST At 209 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of mount ayr, moving northeast at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
8/22/2015 9:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 8/22/2015 9:51 PM CDT At 948 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southeast of mount ayr, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, mount ayr, benton, maloy, delphos and mt ayr municipal airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until midnight cdt for south central iowa.
8/22/2015 9:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, 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 8:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 8/2/2015 8:28 PM CDT At 823 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northeast of mount ayr to 10 miles southeast of lenox, 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, mount ayr, lenox, clearfield, diagonal, blockton, tingley, redding, ellston, benton, maloy, delphos and mt ayr municipal airport.
8/2/2015 7:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 8/2/2015 7:59 PM CDT At 755 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles south of creston to near lenox, 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.
7/28/2015 10:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 7/28/2015 10:34 PM CDT At 1030 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles south of mount ayr, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, mount ayr, sun valley lake, diagonal, kellerton, redding, ellston, benton, maloy, delphos, beaconsfield and mt ayr municipal airport.
7/28/2015 10:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, 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 Benton, 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 Benton, 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.
6/21/2015 6:40 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IA at 6/21/2015 6:43 PM CDT At 639 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles west of mount ayr, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected