Hail Map for Benton, PA

The Benton, PA area has had 0 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 11 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Benton, PA on 15 occasions, including 3 occasions during the past year.

Name: Benton, PA
Where Located: 40.6 miles WSW of Scranton, PA
Map: Google Map for Benton, PA
Population: 824
Housing Units: 420
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Benton, PA

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10/2/2018 5:06 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 10/2/2018 5:09 PM EDT At 506 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near rohrsburg, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and quarter 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northeastern columbia county, including the following locations, benton and stillwater.
10/2/2018 4:52 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 10/2/2018 4:55 PM EDT At 450 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near iola, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and quarter 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 tornadic storm will be near, rohrsburg and waller around 510 pm edt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include benton, stillwater and millville.
10/2/2018 4:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 10/2/2018 4:31 PM EDT At 425 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near exchange, moving east at 15 mph (weather spotters reported funnel cloud). Hazards include tornado and quarter 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, lairdsville around 440 pm edt. iola around 450 pm edt. rohrsburg and waller around 510 pm edt. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include benton, stillwater and millville. This includes state road 118 near lairdsvile.
10/2/2018 3:48 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 10/2/2018 3:51 PM EDT At 347 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near kettle creek gorge to near montgomery, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
8/7/2018 1:52 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 8/7/2018 1:57 PM EDT At 151 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near exchange, moving east 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.
6/13/2018 9:18 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/13/2018 9:23 PM EDT At 916 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near ricketts glen state park to near buttonwood, moving southeast at 35 mph. the strongest storm was between laporte and ricketts glen state park (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, berwick, hughesville, mifflinville, rohrsburg, iola, jamison city, waller, kettle creek gorge, lairdsville, central, ralston, biggertown, trout run, lincoln falls, barbours, shunk, ricketts glen state park, muncy valley, buttonwood and loyalsockville. For those driving on interstate 80, this includes areas between the bloomsburg-light street and nescopek exits, specifically from mile markers 240 to 247.
6/13/2018 8:22 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/13/2018 8:25 PM EDT At 821 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near le roy to buttonwood, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/15/2018 3:11 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 5/15/2018 3:17 PM EDT At 311 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over mifflinville, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and quarter 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northeastern columbia county, including the following locations: briar creek, benton, stillwater, lime ridge and orangeville.
5/15/2018 2:57 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 5/15/2018 3:02 PM EDT At 256 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from waller to near milton to near kreamer to near richfield, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. these severe storms will be near, fairmount spgs, mooresburg, central, waller, jamison city, rohrsburg and ricketts glen state park around 300 pm edt. danville, meiserville, stonington, buckhorn, port trevorton, riverside, fremont, jerseytown and eyers grove around 310 pm edt. shamokin, bloomsburg, kulpmont, mainville, urban, almedia, marshallton, elysburg, fairview-ferndale and knoebels grove around 320 pm edt. mount carmel, berwick, wilburton number two, wilburton number one, aristes, locustdale, numidia, shumans, leck kill and mifflinville around 330 pm edt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include wagner, lime ridge, marion heights, seven points, hartleton, new berlin, stillwater, millville, herndon and edgewood.
5/15/2018 2:48 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 5/15/2018 2:52 PM EDT At 247 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over exchange, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and quarter 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, jerseytown, iola and eyers grove around 250 pm edt. rohrsburg, lightstreet and almedia around 300 pm edt. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include briar creek, turbotville, lime ridge, washingtonville, orangeville, benton, stillwater, millville and mcewensville. For those driving on interstate 80, this includes areas between the limestoneville and mifflinville exits, specifically between mile markers 215 and 218, near mile marker 229, and from mile markers 231 to 241.
5/15/2018 2:16 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 5/15/2018 2:20 PM EDT At 215 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near williamsport to near lamar to centre hall to whipple dam state park, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. severe thunderstorms will be near, williamsport, duboistown and cogan station around 220 pm edt. montoursville, reedsville, r. b. winter state park, yeagertown, carroll, montgomery, seven mountains, muncy, woodward and milroy around 230 pm edt. mifflinburg, sand bridge state park, alfarata, forest hill, hughesville, weikert, snyder-middleswart state park, troxelville, lairdsville and reeds gap state park around 240 pm edt. lewisburg, milton, biggertown, linntown, penns creek, mcalisterville, mcclure, montandon, new columbia and middleburg around 250 pm edt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include wagner, lime ridge, west milton, marion heights, siglerville, seven points, hartleton, garden view, oval and loganton. for those driving on interstate 80, this includes areas between the bellefonte and nescopek exits, specifically from mile markers 172 to 247. This includes interstate 180 from mile markers 1 to 29.
8/22/2017 7:24 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 8/22/2017 7:27 PM EDT At 724 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rohrsburg, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to trees and power lines
8/19/2017 7:54 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 8/19/2017 7:59 PM EDT At 752 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hughesville to near leck kill, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to trees and power lines
8/4/2017 9:11 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 8/4/2017 9:14 PM EDT At 910 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles northwest of ricketts glen state park to jerseytown, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to trees and power lines. Locations impacted include, danville, eyers grove, jerseytown, jamison city, lairdsville, waller, ricketts glen state park, central, exchange and mooresburg.
8/4/2017 8:57 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 8/4/2017 9:00 PM EDT At 856 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from eyers grove to elysburg, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to trees and power lines
8/4/2017 8:16 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 8/4/2017 8:19 PM EDT At 816 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near le roy to near spruce run reservoir, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to trees and power lines
8/4/2017 3:58 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 8/4/2017 4:01 PM EDT At 358 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near muncy valley, moving northeast at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is possible. Expect wind damage to trees and power lines.
5/1/2017 8:55 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 5/1/2017 8:58 PM EDT At 854 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles northwest of jamison city to near waller to lightstreet, moving northeast at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, bloomsburg, jamison city, waller, ricketts glen state park, central, rohrsburg, lightstreet, fairmount spgs, iola and eyers grove. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm edt for central and north central pennsylvania.
5/1/2017 8:39 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 5/1/2017 8:43 PM EDT At 838 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hughesville to near jerseytown to near danville, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/1/2017 7:14 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 5/1/2017 7:19 PM EDT At 713 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near allenwood to near laurelton center, moving northeast at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
8/16/2016 4:52 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 8/16/2016 4:55 PM EDT At 451 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near rohrsburg to near schuylkill haven, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, shenandoah, tamaqua, minersville, berwick, pottsville, st. Clair, frackville, schuylkill haven, mahanoy city, ashland, mcadoo, seltzer, port carbon, rohrsburg, numidia, englewood, shumans, grier city-park crest, jamison city and lightstreet.
8/16/2016 4:28 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 8/16/2016 4:31 PM EDT At 427 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near buckhorn to pine grove, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
8/16/2016 3:51 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 8/16/2016 3:54 PM EDT At 350 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over biggertown, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, muncy, central, jamison city, biggertown, fairmount spgs, lairdsville, waller, muncy valley, hughesville, ricketts glen state park, montgomery, benton and picture rocks.
8/16/2016 3:25 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 8/16/2016 3:29 PM EDT At 325 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near hughesville, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/25/2016 3:40 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 7/25/2016 3:43 PM EDT At 339 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near waller to near allenwood, 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.
7/18/2016 1:13 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 7/18/2016 1:16 PM EDT At 108 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm is located over lightstreet, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and hail up to quarter size. Hail damage to vehicles remains possible. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, berwick, bloomsburg, rupert, almedia, fernville, rohrsburg, numidia, iola, shumans, eyers grove, lightstreet, jerseytown, catawissa, mainville, mifflinville, buckhorn, slabtown, lime ridge, cambra and benton.
7/18/2016 12:55 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 7/18/2016 12:58 PM EDT At 1252 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over jerseytown, moving east at 30 mph (large hail observed and radar indicated strong winds). 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, danville, berwick, bloomsburg, rupert, riverside, almedia, fernville, exchange, rohrsburg, numidia, iola, shumans, mooresburg, eyers grove, lightstreet, jerseytown, catawissa, mainville, mifflinville and buckhorn.
7/18/2016 12:30 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 7/18/2016 12:34 PM EDT At 1228 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near delaware run, moving east at 30 mph (observed and 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. A period of torrential rain will also accompany this storm.
7/9/2015 5:21 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 7/9/2015 5:24 PM EDT At 521 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds around 60 mph. this storm was located over biggertown, and moving east at 30 mph.
6/30/2015 9:47 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/30/2015 9:51 PM EDT At 946 pm edt, doppler radar indicated severe thunderstorms from benton to lewisburg which are capable of producing destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. the storms were moving east at 25 to 30 mph. locations impacted include, lewisburg, mifflinburg, milton, allenwood, biggertown, delaware run, exchange, eyers grove, forest hill, hughesville, iola, jerseytown, lairdsville, linntown, montandon, mooresburg, muncy, new columbia, rohrsburg and spruce run reservoir.
6/30/2015 9:04 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/30/2015 9:07 PM EDT At 902 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a cluster of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds of 60 to 70 mph. the strongest winds were over southwestern lycoming and western union counties, and moving northeast at 25 mph.
6/23/2015 1:13 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/23/2015 1:16 PM EDT At 113 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near carroll to near troxelville to near reeds gap state park. these storms were nearly stationary. locations impacted include, berwick, bloomsburg, danville, kulpmont, lewisburg, milton, mount carmel, northumberland, selinsgrove, shamokin, sunbury, almedia, aristes, beaver springs, belltown, buckhorn, catawissa, elysburg, exchange and eyers grove.
6/23/2015 12:50 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/23/2015 12:53 PM EDT At 1250 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds of 60 to 70 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near carroll to near troxelville to near reeds gap state park, and moving east at 60 mph.
6/23/2015 10:25 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/23/2015 10:28 AM EDT At 1025 am edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing destructive winds greater than 70 mph. this storm was located over shumans, and moving east at 50 mph.
6/23/2015 10:04 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/23/2015 10:07 AM EDT At 1004 am edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. this storm was located over riverside. this storm was nearly stationary. locations impacted include, bloomsburg, danville, lewisburg, milton, northumberland, selinsgrove, shamokin, sunbury, allenwood, catawissa, elysburg, hummels wharf, iola, jerseytown and knoebels grove.
6/23/2015 9:49 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/23/2015 9:52 AM EDT At 948 am edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. this storm was located near linntown, moving east at 50 mph. locations impacted include, bloomsburg, danville, lewisburg, mifflinburg, milton, northumberland, selinsgrove, shamokin, sunbury, allenwood, almedia, buckhorn, catawissa, elysburg, exchange, eyers grove, fairview-ferndale, fernville, forest hill and hummels wharf.
6/23/2015 9:37 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/23/2015 9:40 AM EDT At 936 am edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds of 60 to 70 mph. this storm was located over woodward, and moving east at 50 mph.
6/12/2015 9:35 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/12/2015 9:38 PM EDT At 934 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near collomsville to near sand bridge state park to near weikert to near woodward to near reeds gap state park. these storms were nearly stationary. locations impacted include, berwick, bloomsburg, danville, kulpmont, mount carmel, shamokin, almedia, aristes, buckhorn, catawissa, elysburg, eyers grove, fairview-ferndale, fernville, iola, jerseytown, klingerstown, knoebels grove, leck kill and lightstreet.
6/12/2015 9:22 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/12/2015 9:28 PM EDT At 922 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near collomsville to near sand bridge state park to near weikert to near woodward to near reeds gap state park. these storms were nearly stationary. locations impacted include, berwick, bloomsburg, danville, kulpmont, milton, mount carmel, northumberland, selinsgrove, shamokin, sunbury, almedia, aristes, buckhorn, catawissa, delaware run, elysburg, exchange, eyers grove, fairview-ferndale and fernville.
6/12/2015 9:01 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/12/2015 9:04 PM EDT At 900 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near collomsville to near sand bridge state park to near weikert to near woodward to near reeds gap state park, moving east at 40 mph. locations impacted include, berwick, bloomsburg, danville, kulpmont, lewisburg, mifflinburg, milton, mount carmel, northumberland, selinsgrove, shamokin, sunbury, allenwood, almedia, aristes, beaver springs, buckhorn, catawissa, collomsville and delaware run.
6/12/2015 8:43 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/12/2015 8:46 PM EDT At 843 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds of 60 to 70 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near avis to near r.b. winter state park to near weikert to near woodward to near alfarata, and moving east at 40 mph.
6/12/2015 8:01 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Benton, PA at 6/12/2015 8:04 PM EDT At 801 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds of 60 to 70 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near sylvania to near grover to near trout run, and moving east at 35 mph.
6/8/2015 4:38 PM EDT At 437 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds of 60 to 70 mph. this storm was located over biggertown, and moving east at 50 mph.
5/31/2015 4:11 PM EDT At 410 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located near huntington mills, moving east at 20 mph. locations impacted include, berwick, lightstreet, mifflinville, rohrsburg, benton, briar creek, lime ridge, orangeville and stillwater.
5/31/2015 3:45 PM EDT At 344 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds around 60 mph. this storm was located near rohrsburg, and moving east at 20 mph.
5/16/2015 5:46 PM EDT At 544 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing destructive winds of 60 to 70 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near danville to near mechanicsville to near lavelle, moving northeast at 25 mph. nickel size hail may also accompany the damaging winds. locations impacted include, bloomsburg, berwick, mount carmel, shenandoah, danville, kulpmont, ashland, elysburg, riverside, catawissa, girardville, mifflinville, lightstreet, almedia, lavelle, fernville, mechanicsville, nuremburg, buckhorn and aristes.
5/16/2015 5:10 PM EDT At 510 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds of 60 to 70 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near northumberland to near trevorton to near klingerstown, and moving northeast at 25 mph. nickel size hail may also accompany the damaging winds.
7/7/2012 4:48 PM EDT Numerous trees and wires down across northern columbia count in columbia county PA, 0.4 miles NNE of Benton, PA