Hail Map for Benton, IL

The Benton, IL area has had 5 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 9 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Benton, IL on 52 occasions, including 3 occasions during the past year.

Name: Benton, IL
Where Located: 60.3 miles NE of Cape Girardeau, MO
Map: Google Map for Benton, IL
Population: 7087
Housing Units: 3393
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Benton, IL

Date / Time Report Details
8/13/2019 6:35 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 8/13/2019 6:38 AM CDT At 634 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northeast of benton, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, west frankfort, benton, rend lake area, bluford, west city, thompsonville, ina, waltonville, bonnie, belle rive, hanaford, ewing and nason.
8/13/2019 6:16 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 8/13/2019 6:19 AM CDT At 616 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sesser, or near rend lake area, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/17/2019 7:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 7/17/2019 7:51 PM CDT At 748 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles north of woodlawn to near sesser, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, benton, christopher, rend lake area, mount vernon, sesser, woodlawn, bluford, valier, west city, ina, north city, dix, waltonville, bonnie, belle rive, ewing and nason.
7/17/2019 7:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 7/17/2019 7:40 PM CDT At 736 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sesser, or near rend lake area, moving east at 40 mph. a spotter reported trees bending with estimated 45 to 50 mph winds as the storm was hitting sesser, and the storm is strengthening (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/21/2019 2:40 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 6/21/2019 2:43 PM CDT At 239 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near cisne to near wayne city to sesser, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. the strongest winds estimated by radar are over northern wayne county. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, benton, carmi, fairfield, mcleansboro, christopher, albion, rend lake area, sesser, norris city, wayne city, west salem, cisne, valier, west city, enfield, thompsonville, ina, dahlgren, buckner and bonnie.
6/21/2019 2:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 6/21/2019 2:24 PM CDT At 221 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near xenia to bluford to near tamaroa, moving east at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. reported on the south side of mount vernon. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/21/2019 5:20 PM CDT The national weather service in paducah has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. northwestern williamson county in southern illinois. franklin county in south central illinois. until 1100 pm cdt. At 1019 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over carterville,.
5/21/2019 4:36 PM CDT The national weather service in paducah has issued a * tornado warning for. southeastern perry county in south central illinois. northeastern jackson county in southern illinois. western franklin county in south central illinois. Until 1000 pm cdt.
3/14/2019 7:01 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 3/14/2019 7:04 AM CDT At 659 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located between du quoin and desoto, moving northeast at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/28/2018 7:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 6/28/2018 7:14 PM CDT At 708 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of schnell to 8 miles northeast of mcleansboro to near johnston city to near ava, moving southeast at 55 mph (trained weather spotters. numerous reports of 60 to 70 mph winds with this line of storms. more damage is likely). 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, west frankfort, murphysboro, mount carmel, benton, du quoin, pinckneyville, carmi, fairfield, mcleansboro, christopher, albion, mount vernon, rend lake area, sesser, zeigler, grayville, de soto, lancaster, norris city and royalton.
6/28/2018 7:05 PM CDT Trees down on power lines. up to 2 foot diameter tree branches down on north side of town. street flooding occurrin in franklin county IL, 0.7 miles NNE of Benton, IL
6/28/2018 7:05 PM CDT Multiple trees down in the west city are in franklin county IL, 2.4 miles ENE of Benton, IL
6/28/2018 7:00 PM CDT Estimated at least 60 mph winds. multiple power poles down including one trapping a vehicle on state hwy 154 at rend lak in franklin county IL, 5.5 miles SSE of Benton, IL
6/28/2018 6:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 6/28/2018 6:31 PM CDT At 624 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near bible grove to near omega to near lively grove to near smithton, moving southeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/26/2018 8:32 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 6/26/2018 8:35 AM CDT At 831 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near thompsonville, or near benton, moving northeast 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.
6/2/2018 10:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 6/2/2018 10:45 PM CDT At 1042 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles northeast of mount vernon to near bluford to 7 miles east of rend lake area, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/31/2018 10:10 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 5/31/2018 10:13 AM CDT At 1008 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near sesser, or 8 miles northwest of rend lake area, moving east at 50 mph. there was a public report of 40 mph measured winds as this storm was hitting the waltonville area. there was a report of a power outage as well. it is possible that sub severe winds could down trees due to how wet the grounds are. 40 mph or greater wind speeds, particularly gusts, could well cause such damage (public). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, mount vernon, benton, du quoin, pinckneyville, christopher, rend lake area, mount vernon in jefferson county, sesser, woodlawn, bluford, valier, west city, tamaroa, ina, north city, buckner, dix, waltonville, dowell and bonnie.
5/31/2018 10:02 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 5/31/2018 10:05 AM CDT The national weather service in paducah has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. williamson county in southern illinois. saline county in southern illinois. southern franklin county in south central illinois. Southern hamilton county in south central illinois.
5/31/2018 9:55 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 5/31/2018 9:58 AM CDT At 955 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near tamaroa, or 10 miles north of du quoin, moving east at 55 mph. this storm just downed trees and power lines in and around du quoin (emergency management). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
11/18/2017 12:27 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 11/18/2017 12:30 PM CST At 1226 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from flora to near valier to near murphysboro, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
11/2/2017 11:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 11/2/2017 11:54 PM CDT At 1149 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near thompsonville, or 9 miles east of benton, moving southeast at 15 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, benton, thompsonville, hanaford and macedonia.
11/2/2017 11:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 11/2/2017 11:39 PM CDT At 1136 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near benton, moving southeast at 15 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.
5/18/2017 5:35 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 5/18/2017 5:38 PM CDT At 534 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located north of benton, moving northeast at 10 mph. a new storm east of sesser has also increased dramatically and also may produce hail around an inch (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, benton, rend lake area and ewing.
5/18/2017 5:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 5/18/2017 5:19 PM CDT At 515 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over benton, moving northeast at 20 mph (dime size hail and wind gusts to 45 mph was reported by frankin county emergency management at 512 pm cdt). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
5/18/2017 5:12 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 2.4 miles ENE of Benton, IL, mostly dime sized hail... with a few quarter sized pieces.
4/26/2017 3:04 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 4/26/2017 3:07 PM CDT At 304 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near ashley to 9 miles south of woodlawn to near sesser, moving northeast at 50 mph. these storms have a history of producing damaging winds, so take cover now! (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, mount vernon, west frankfort, benton, christopher, rend lake area, sesser, zeigler, royalton, woodlawn, bluford, valier, west city, thompsonville, ina, north city, buckner, dix, waltonville, bonnie and belle rive.
4/26/2017 2:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 4/26/2017 2:52 PM CDT At 246 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles southeast of coulterville to near pinckneyville to elkville to near de soto, moving northeast at 50 mph. spotters reported 65 mph wind gusts with these storms as they moved through pinckneyville recently (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.
2/28/2017 9:15 PM CST Tea Cup sized hail reported 0.4 miles E of Benton, IL, 3 inch diameter hail reported.
2/28/2017 8:59 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 2/28/2017 9:03 PM CST At 858 pm cst, a large and extremely dangerous tornado was located over christopher, moving east at 45 mph. this is a particularly dangerous situation. take cover now! (radar indicated rotation. this storm has produced significant damage along its path. this is a life threatening situation). Hazards include damaging tornado. You are in a life-threatening situation. flying debris may be deadly to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be destroyed. Considerable damage to homes, businesses, and vehicles is likely and complete destruction is possible.
7/13/2016 5:23 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for franklin, jefferson and williamson counties will expire at 530 pm cdt, the main wind damaging part of the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds 45 to 55 mph are still possible with these thunderstorms lingering across especially southern williamson county. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for south central and southern illinois.
7/13/2016 4:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 7/13/2016 4:57 PM CDT At 452 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near mount vernon to 6 miles northeast of benton to near carterville, moving east at 60 mph. there have been numerous reports of trees and power lines and wind damage with this line of storms as it moved across communities from pinckneyville, to murhphsboro, to carbondale (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, marion, mount vernon, herrin, west frankfort, benton, carterville, johnston city, christopher, rend lake area, sesser, zeigler, crainville, cambria, royalton, energy, hurst, woodlawn, bluford, valier and west city.
7/13/2016 4:49 PM CDT Several trees down throughout the community. large branches were also snappe in franklin county IL, 0.7 miles NNE of Benton, IL
7/13/2016 4:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 7/13/2016 4:32 PM CDT At 427 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near tamaroa to 7 miles west of du quoin to 7 miles west of murphysboro, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/15/2016 12:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 6/15/2016 12:56 PM CDT At 1253 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles north of thompsonville, or 9 miles east of benton, 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, benton, mcleansboro, ina, ewing and macedonia.
6/15/2016 12:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 6/15/2016 12:36 PM CDT At 1233 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rend lake area, moving east 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.
5/11/2016 10:59 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 5/11/2016 11:02 PM CDT At 1059 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near elkville, or 9 miles north of murphysboro, moving southeast at 60 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.
5/11/2016 6:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 5/11/2016 6:49 PM CDT At 643 pm cdt, spotters report a tremendous wall cloud near johnston city. and spotters recently reported a confirmed tornado was located near orient, . moving east at 35 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. the tornado will be near, galatia around 700 pm cdt. eldorado around 710 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include broughton, raleigh, macedonia, whiteash, muddy, spillertown and hanaford.
5/11/2016 6:40 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 5/11/2016 6:43 PM CDT At 639 pm cdt, spotters reported a confirmed tornado was located just north and west of orient, moving east at 35 mph (radar 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. This tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northeastern jackson, southeastern perry, western franklin and northern williamson counties, including the following locations: buckner, dowell, colp, freeman spur, orient, bush, whiteash, north city and spillertown.
5/11/2016 6:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 5/11/2016 6:36 PM CDT At 633 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of norris city, or 8 miles north of eldorado, 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.
5/11/2016 6:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 5/11/2016 6:33 PM CDT At 630 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over zeigler, or near christopher, moving southeast at 40 mph. a rotating wall cloud is confirmed sighted near zeigler (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 dangerous storm will be near, west frankfort and carterville around 635 pm cdt. herrin, crainville and energy around 640 pm cdt. johnston city around 645 pm cdt. marion and pittsburg around 650 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include buckner, dowell, colp, freeman spur, orient, bush, whiteash, north city and spillertown.
5/11/2016 5:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 5/11/2016 5:36 PM CDT At 532 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over christopher, moving east at 35 mph. spotters report quarter to half dollar sized hail 7 miles east of du quoin with this storm just inside the franklin countyl ine (trained weather spotters). 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, west frankfort, benton, du quoin, pinckneyville, christopher, rend lake area, sesser, zeigler, royalton, elkville, hurst, valier, west city, ina, north city, buckner, dowell, orient, ewing and freeman spur.
5/11/2016 5:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 5/11/2016 5:24 PM CDT At 521 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near elkville, or near du quoin, moving east 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.
4/26/2016 4:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 4/26/2016 4:37 PM CDT At 433 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 10 miles west of mcleansboro to near west frankfort, 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. Locations impacted include, west frankfort, benton, west city, thompsonville, orient, hanaford, ewing and macedonia.
4/26/2016 4:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 4/26/2016 4:20 PM CDT At 416 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near rend lake area to near zeigler, 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. Locations impacted include, west frankfort, benton, christopher, rend lake area, sesser, zeigler, royalton, valier, west city, thompsonville, ina, north city, buckner, orient, hanaford, ewing and macedonia.
4/26/2016 4:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 4/26/2016 4:12 PM CDT At 409 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from rend lake area to near zeigler, 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. Locations impacted include, west frankfort, benton, du quoin, christopher, rend lake area, sesser, zeigler, royalton, elkville, valier, west city, thompsonville, ina, north city, buckner, dowell, orient, hanaford, ewing and freeman spur.
4/26/2016 4:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 4/26/2016 4:05 PM CDT At 401 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near sesser to near royalton, 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.
12/23/2015 11:56 AM CST At 1155 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 10 miles northeast of rend lake area to near pittsburg to near new columbia, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated. there have been a few reports of 60 mph wind gusts with this line). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, marion, mount vernon, west frankfort, benton, johnston city, vienna, goreville, bluford, pittsburg, creal springs, thompsonville, lake of egypt area, ina, belle rive, hanaford, ewing, stonefort, cypress, new burnside and buncombe. A tornado watch remains in effect until 500 pm cst for southern illinois.
12/23/2015 11:28 AM CST At 1127 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near du quoin to near cobden to near olive branch, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/21/2015 5:25 PM CDT Large tree down with isolated power outages reporte in franklin county IL, 0.7 miles NNE of Benton, IL
6/21/2015 5:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 6/21/2015 5:18 PM CDT At 512 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located between benton and west frankfort along interstate 57, 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, west frankfort, benton, west city, thompsonville, orient and hanaford.
6/21/2015 5:00 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 6/21/2015 5:03 PM CDT At 459 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over christopher, 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.
6/19/2015 5:40 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, IL at 6/19/2015 5:43 PM CDT At 535 pm cdt, a few circulations along a tropical rain band were capable of producing tornadoes. the rain band extended from macedonia in hamilton county, west across benton, to near the perry county border. the band was moving north at 15 mph (radar indicated rotation. emergency management officials have reported structural damage to a home just west of benton in the past hour). 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.
4/25/2015 3:40 PM CDT Late report. several large trees down along hwy 1 in franklin county IL, 1 miles NW of Benton, IL
1/29/2013 9:45 PM CST Just west of benton on rend city rd and 1 mi north of rt. 14...there was an overturned camper and shingle damage to a home. several trees down. mobile office building t in franklin county IL, 0.7 miles NNE of Benton, IL
7/1/2012 5:17 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 4.9 miles S of Benton, IL
7/1/2012 5:11 PM CDT Wind took down three sections of vinyl fencing. it tore the facing off the front of hous in franklin county IL, 0.7 miles NNE of Benton, IL
7/1/2012 5:05 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.7 miles NNE of Benton, IL
7/1/2012 4:59 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.7 miles NNE of Benton, IL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM 18 ft camper overturned and limbs down at wayne fitzgerrell campgroun in franklin county IL, 5.5 miles SSE of Benton, IL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Storm damage reported in franklin county IL, 0.7 miles NNE of Benton, IL