Hail Map for Britt, IA

The Britt, IA area has had 2 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 5 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Britt, IA on 42 occasions, including 5 occasions during the past year.

Name: Britt, IA
Where Located: 30.7 miles W of Mason City, IA
Map: Google Map for Britt, IA
Population: 2069
Housing Units: 979
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Britt, IA

Date / Time Report Details
8/5/2019 7:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/5/2019 7:55 PM CDT At 751 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles south of britt, or 15 miles southwest of garner, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. a personal weather station near garner recorded a 46 mph wind gust recently. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, garner, clarion, belmond, britt, elm lake, eagle lake, kanawha, klemme, corwith, meservey, goodell, duncan, hutchins, eagle lake state park and belmond municipal airport.
8/5/2019 7:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/5/2019 7:51 PM CDT At 748 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of britt, or 15 miles southwest of garner, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/3/2019 5:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 7/3/2019 5:34 PM CDT At 531 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near eagle lake, or near garner, moving north 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.
6/27/2019 1:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 6/27/2019 1:45 PM CDT At 141 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near algona, 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.
6/27/2019 12:04 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 6/27/2019 12:07 PM CDT At 1203 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles east of belmond, or 13 miles northwest of hampton, moving east at 50 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.
9/20/2018 6:50 PM CDT Report of tree down blocking a road in brit in hancock county IA, 0.3 miles SW of Britt, IA
9/20/2018 6:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 9/20/2018 6:31 PM CDT At 628 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near bricelyn to 9 miles southeast of algona, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/20/2018 6:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 9/20/2018 6:24 PM CDT At 620 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northeast of frost to near britt, moving east at 60 mph (algona awos measured 55 knot wind gust). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, algona, forest city, garner, lake mills, britt, emmons, eagle lake, rice lake, union slogh, buffalo center, bancroft, burt, whittemore, thompson, titonka, wesley, corwith, leland, lakota and crystal lake.
9/20/2018 5:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 9/20/2018 5:56 PM CDT At 552 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northeast of iowa lake to 8 miles southwest of algona, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/17/2018 3:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 9/17/2018 3:07 PM CDT At 302 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near eagle lake to 14 miles southwest of algona, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
8/28/2018 1:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/28/2018 1:14 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for east central kossuth, northern hancock and southern winnebago counties will expire at 115 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and has exited the warned area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service des moines.
8/28/2018 12:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/28/2018 12:53 PM CDT At 1248 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near britt, or 15 miles east of algona, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, forest city, garner, britt, eagle lake, buffalo center, titonka, wesley, crystal lake, woden, duncan, miller, hayfield, sexton, hutchins, pilot knob state park, forest city municipal airport and eagle lake state park.
8/28/2018 12:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/28/2018 12:42 PM CDT At 1239 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles southwest of britt, or 12 miles east of algona, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
8/28/2018 8:22 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/28/2018 8:26 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern worth, northeastern wright, northwestern franklin, hancock, western cerro gordo and southeastern winnebago counties will expire at 830 am cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service des moines.
8/28/2018 8:09 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/28/2018 8:12 AM CDT At 809 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near belmond, or 12 miles north of clarion, 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, forest city, garner, belmond, britt, eagle lake, elm lake, ventura, kanawha, klemme, meservey, crystal lake, alexander, goodell, duncan, miller, hayfield, pilot knob state park, forest city municipal airport, eagle lake state park and belmond municipal airport.
8/28/2018 7:44 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/28/2018 7:47 AM CDT At 744 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 16 miles southeast of algona, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
8/28/2018 7:31 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/28/2018 7:35 AM CDT At 730 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near algona, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, algona, britt, kanawha, wesley, corwith, lu verne, st. joseph, st. Benedict, irvington, sexton, hutchins, stinson prairie state park, algona municipal airport and aa call state park.
8/28/2018 7:21 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/28/2018 7:26 AM CDT At 720 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near algona, moving east 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. locations impacted include, algona, britt, west bend, kanawha, whittemore, wesley, livermore, corwith, bode, lu verne, renwick, woden, st. joseph, ottosen, hardy, st. Benedict, irvington, sexton, hutchins and stinson prairie state park.
8/28/2018 7:08 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/28/2018 7:11 AM CDT At 708 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles southwest of algona, moving east at 40 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.
8/5/2018 4:58 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/5/2018 5:01 AM CDT At 457 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 11 miles east of algona to near eagle grove to 9 miles northeast of gowrie, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, fort dodge, webster city, algona, garner, clarion, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, belmond, britt, jewell junction, gowrie, elm lake, fort dodge regional airport, big wall lake, eagle lake, dayton, stratford, kanawha and goldfield. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 127 and 154.
8/5/2018 4:41 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/5/2018 4:45 AM CDT At 441 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near algona to near dakota city to 10 miles east of rockwell city, moving east 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, fort dodge, webster city, algona, garner, clarion, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, belmond, britt, jewell junction, gowrie, elm lake, fort dodge regional airport, big wall lake, eagle lake, dayton, west bend, stratford and kanawha. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 127 and 154.
8/5/2018 4:24 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 8/5/2018 4:29 AM CDT At 423 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from five island lake to near pocahontas to near north twin lake, moving east at 60 mph. these are very dangerous storms (radar indicated). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be heavily damaged. expect considerable damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles. Extensive tree damage and power outages are likely.
5/28/2018 5:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/28/2018 5:31 PM CDT At 527 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles south of clear lake, or 9 miles southeast of garner, moving north at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, mason city, forest city, garner, belmond, britt, sheffield, rockwell, clear lake, eagle lake, mason city municipal airport, ventura, klemme, thornton, meservey, crystal lake, alexander, swaledale, rock falls, goodell and duncan. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 170 and 200.
5/28/2018 5:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/28/2018 5:19 PM CDT At 514 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near belmond, or 15 miles northeast of clarion, moving north at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, mason city, forest city, garner, clarion, belmond, britt, sheffield, rockwell, clear lake, eagle lake, mason city municipal airport, elm lake, ventura, kanawha, klemme, latimer, thornton, coulter, meservey and crystal lake. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 164 and 200.
5/28/2018 5:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/28/2018 5:09 PM CDT At 503 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near belmond, or 13 miles northeast of clarion, moving north 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.
7/19/2017 4:38 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 7/19/2017 4:41 PM CDT At 436 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near northwood to near mason city municipal airport to near eagle lake, moving southeast at 60 mph (trained weather spotters. at 435 pm...a 66 mph wind gust was reported at the forest city airport. other reports of downed trees and powerlines have occurred over winnebago and hancock counties). 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, mason city, forest city, garner, northwood, lake mills, britt, nora springs, manly, rockwell, emmons, clear lake, eagle lake, mason city municipal airport, rice lake, ventura, klemme, thompson, thornton, plymouth and fertile. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 178 and 218.
7/19/2017 4:38 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 7/19/2017 4:50 PM CDT At 436 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near northwood to near mason city municipal airport to near eagle lake, moving southeast at 60 mph (trained weather spotters. at 435 pm...a 66 mph wind gust was reported at the forest city airport. other reports of downed trees and powerlines have occurred over winnebago and hancock counties). 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, mason city, forest city, garner, northwood, lake mills, britt, nora springs, manly, rockwell, emmons, clear lake, eagle lake, mason city municipal airport, rice lake, ventura, klemme, thompson, thornton, plymouth and fertile. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 178 and 218.
7/19/2017 4:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 7/19/2017 4:38 PM CDT At 433 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near northwood to 7 miles east of forest city to eagle lake, moving southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated. at 415pm cdt...trained weather spotters reported a large tree uprooted in thompson). 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, mason city, forest city, garner, northwood, lake mills, britt, nora springs, manly, rockwell, emmons, clear lake, eagle lake, mason city municipal airport, rice lake, ventura, klemme, thompson, thornton, plymouth and fertile. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 178 and 218.
7/19/2017 4:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 7/19/2017 4:23 PM CDT At 419 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near mansfield to 7 miles northwest of forest city to 6 miles east of union slogh, moving southeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/10/2017 1:42 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 7/10/2017 1:45 AM CDT At 142 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast of britt, or 8 miles southwest of garner, moving southeast 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, garner, belmond, britt, sheffield, eagle lake, elm lake, clear lake, ventura, kanawha, klemme, latimer, thornton, meservey, alexander, swaledale, rowan, goodell, duncan, chapin and miller. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 168 and 186.
7/10/2017 1:28 AM CDT Law enforcement reports power lines down on the northwest side of britt. delayed report. time estimated from rada in hancock county IA, 0.3 miles SW of Britt, IA
7/10/2017 1:28 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 7/10/2017 1:32 AM CDT At 128 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over britt, or 11 miles west of garner, moving southeast 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.
6/14/2017 2:36 AM CDT Roof ripped off morton buildin in hancock county IA, 0.3 miles SW of Britt, IA
5/17/2017 5:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/17/2017 5:58 PM CDT At 553 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near rockwell to 6 miles southeast of garner to near britt, moving north at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/16/2017 10:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/16/2017 10:14 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for western worth, northeastern kossuth, northern hancock and winnebago counties will expire at 1015 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and has exited the warned area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 300 am cdt for north central iowa.
5/16/2017 10:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/16/2017 10:06 PM CDT At 1002 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over clear lake, or 8 miles east of garner, moving northeast at 50 mph (trained weather spotters). 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, garner, belmond, britt, elm lake, eagle lake, clear lake, ventura, kanawha, klemme, thornton, meservey, alexander, rowan, goodell, duncan, miller, galt, belmond municipal airport and eagle lake state park. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 174 and 181.
5/16/2017 9:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/16/2017 9:57 PM CDT At 952 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over emmons, or 12 miles southwest of albert lea, moving northeast at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). 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, forest city, lake mills, britt, emmons, union slough, eagle lake, rice lake, buffalo center, thompson, titonka, wesley, leland, lakota, crystal lake, woden, rake, joice, ledyard, scarville and miller. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 211 and 218.
5/16/2017 9:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/16/2017 9:47 PM CDT At 942 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near belmond, or 13 miles north of clarion, moving northeast at 50 mph (trained weather spotters). 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, garner, clarion, eagle grove, belmond, britt, big wall lake, elm lake, eagle lake, clear lake, ventura, kanawha, goldfield, klemme, thornton, corwith, meservey, alexander, woolstock, rowan and goodell. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 175 and 181.
5/16/2017 9:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/16/2017 9:34 PM CDT At 930 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near forest city, moving northeast at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar 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, algona, forest city, lake mills, britt, emmons, union slough, eagle lake, rice lake, buffalo center, bancroft, burt, thompson, titonka, wesley, leland, lakota, crystal lake, woden, rake and joice. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 211 and 218.
5/16/2017 9:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/16/2017 9:31 PM CDT At 925 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles north of eagle grove, or 8 miles west of clarion, moving northeast at 50 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/16/2017 9:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/16/2017 9:23 PM CDT At 919 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of forest city, moving northeast at 40 mph (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.
5/15/2017 4:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/15/2017 4:48 PM CDT At 444 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over britt, or 10 miles west of garner, 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. Locations impacted include, garner, britt, eagle lake, klemme, wesley, corwith, duncan, miller, hutchins and eagle lake state park.
5/15/2017 4:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/15/2017 4:37 PM CDT At 434 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southwest of britt, or 13 miles east of algona, 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. locations impacted include, forest city, garner, britt, eagle lake, klemme, wesley, corwith, duncan, miller, hayfield, st. Benedict, sexton, hutchins, eagle lake state park and forest city municipal airport.
5/15/2017 4:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 5/15/2017 4:26 PM CDT At 420 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near algona, 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.
3/6/2017 5:14 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 3/6/2017 5:18 PM CST At 514 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles northwest of forest city, moving northeast at 60 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, algona, forest city, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, lake mills, britt, smith pool, eagle lake, rice lake, buffalo center, bancroft, kanawha, goldfield, badger, burt, thompson, titonka, wesley and livermore. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for central and north central iowa.
3/6/2017 5:07 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 3/6/2017 5:11 PM CST The severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern wright, southeastern kossuth, southwestern hancock and northeastern humboldt counties will expire at 515 pm cst, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for north central iowa. remember, severe thunderstorm warnings still remain in effect for northern iowa.
3/6/2017 4:58 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 3/6/2017 5:05 PM CST At 457 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near eagle grove, or 10 miles east of dakota city. a second severe storm was located near wesley. both storms were moving north at 70 mph (radar indicated. these storms have a history of producing golfball sized hail). 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.
3/6/2017 4:53 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 3/6/2017 4:56 PM CST At 452 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles southeast of algona, moving northeast at 80 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, britt, wesley, corwith, lu verne, st. benedict, sexton and hutchins. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for north central iowa.
3/6/2017 4:29 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 3/6/2017 4:34 PM CST At 429 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near fort dodge regional airport, or near fort dodge, moving northeast at 80 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
7/17/2016 3:09 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 7/17/2016 3:14 AM CDT At 308 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near britt to eagle grove to 9 miles southwest of fort dodge, moving east at 70 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, fort dodge, webster city, garner, clarion, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, belmond, britt, fort dodge regional airport, elm lake, big wall lake, kanawha, goldfield, coalville, badger, otho, klemme, lehigh and duncombe.
7/17/2016 2:55 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 7/17/2016 2:59 AM CDT At 255 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 10 miles west of britt to near dakota city to north twin lake, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, fort dodge, webster city, algona, garner, clarion, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, belmond, britt, manson, fort dodge regional airport, big wall lake, north twin lake, elm lake, west bend, pomeroy, kanawha, goldfield and fonda.
7/17/2016 2:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 7/17/2016 2:47 AM CDT At 242 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near algona to 11 miles west of humboldt to 7 miles northwest of north twin lake, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/22/2016 3:06 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 6/22/2016 3:09 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern hancock and southeastern kossuth counties will expire at 315 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 heavy rain is still possible with these thunderstorms. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 700 am cdt for north central iowa.
6/22/2016 2:53 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 6/22/2016 2:57 AM CDT At 252 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near britt to 15 miles north of eagle grove, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, garner, britt, eagle lake, kanawha, klemme, corwith, goodell, duncan, hutchins and eagle lake state park.
6/22/2016 2:39 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 6/22/2016 2:42 AM CDT At 239 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near forest city to 9 miles northwest of clear lake to near britt, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, mason city, forest city, garner, britt, eagle lake, clear lake, mason city municipal airport, ventura, kanawha, klemme, wesley, fertile, corwith, goodell, duncan, miller, hayfield, hutchins, forest city municipal airport and clear lake state park.
6/22/2016 2:25 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 6/22/2016 2:29 AM CDT At 225 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near forest city to 8 miles southeast of smith pool, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/14/2016 5:06 PM CDT Four inch tree limbs broken in town. report via social medi in hancock county IA, 0.3 miles SW of Britt, IA
9/6/2015 6:56 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for central hancock county will expire at 700 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail and gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 100 am cdt for north central iowa. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service des moines.
9/6/2015 6:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 9/6/2015 6:32 PM CDT At 628 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near britt, or 9 miles west of garner, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. this severe storm will be near, eagle lake around 640 pm cdt. garner around 650 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include klemme, kanawha, duncan, hayfield, eagle lake state park, corwith and hutchins.
9/6/2015 6:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 9/6/2015 6:17 PM CDT At 611 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southwest of britt, or 15 miles southwest of garner, moving northeast 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.
6/22/2015 7:09 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 6/22/2015 7:12 AM CDT At 708 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles west of lake mills to 7 miles east of dakota city to 4 miles south of rockwell city, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, fort dodge, forest city, garner, clarion, pocahontas, rockwell city, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, britt, lake city, manson, fort dodge regional airport, north twin lake, eagle lake, south twin lake, pomeroy, kanawha, goldfield and fonda.
6/22/2015 6:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Britt, IA at 6/22/2015 6:46 AM CDT At 642 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles south of blue earth to 9 miles northeast of pocahontas to 4 miles west of sac city, moving east at 60 mph (emergency management). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/26/2013 10:20 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 3.2 miles W of Britt, IA, time estimated from radar.
7/25/2012 7:55 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles SW of Britt, IA, crop damage in britt. street signs also down in town.