Hail Map for Chester, MT

The Chester, MT area has had 4 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 1 time during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Chester, MT on 10 occasions.

Name: Chester, MT
Where Located: 59.4 miles W of Havre, MT
Map: Google Map for Chester, MT
Population: 847
Housing Units: 462
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Chester, MT

Date / Time Report Details
6/18/2019 7:47 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 6/18/2019 7:50 PM MDT At 746 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near lothair, or 18 miles west of chester, 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.
6/7/2018 4:44 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 6/7/2018 4:48 PM MDT At 444 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles north of lothair, or 14 miles northwest of chester, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, chester and lothair.
6/7/2018 4:28 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 6/7/2018 4:33 PM MDT At 428 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 15 miles northwest of lothair, or 21 miles northeast of shelby, 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.
6/8/2017 9:45 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 6/8/2017 9:48 PM MDT At 944 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 12 miles north of joplin to 13 miles west of big sandy, moving northeast at 30 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.
6/8/2017 8:51 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 6/8/2017 8:56 PM MDT At 848 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 38 miles northeast of sunburst to 35 miles north of joplin to 11 miles north of inverness, moving northeast at 50 mph. these are very dangerous storms (trained weather spotters and weather sensors). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. this storm has a history of producing 70 to 80 mph wind gusts and damage across toole county. 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. Locations impacted include, chester and whitlash.
6/8/2017 8:39 PM MDT Mesonet station d4821... 13 nw jopli in liberty county MT, 15.8 miles S of Chester, MT
6/8/2017 8:26 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 6/8/2017 8:29 PM MDT At 823 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 15 miles north of sunburst to 27 miles north of chester to 7 miles north of joplin, moving east at 50 mph. these are very dangerous storms (at 752 pm, a department of highways site recorded an 83 mph wind gust in sunburst). Hazards include 70 to 80 mph wind gusts and penny 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. Locations impacted include, chester, sunburst, sweet grass, ferdig and whitlash.
6/8/2017 8:14 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 6/8/2017 8:17 PM MDT At 813 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles north of sunburst to 23 miles north of lothair to near joplin, moving northeast at 50 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. this storm has a history of producing wind damage across toole county, including damage to vehicles and buildings. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/12/2017 5:23 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 5/12/2017 5:27 PM MDT At 522 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near joplin, or 8 miles northeast of chester, moving northeast at 50 mph (trained weather spotters reported downed power lines 10 miles south of chester). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
5/12/2017 5:13 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles NE of Chester, MT, sheriffs department estimated quarter size hail at the office. time estimated based on radar.
5/12/2017 5:13 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 5/12/2017 5:17 PM MDT At 512 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles southeast of lothair, or 14 miles southwest of chester, 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. Locations impacted include, chester, lothair, tiber dam and galata.
5/12/2017 5:03 PM MDT Trained spotter reports several power poles blown down on hwy 223 south of chester. fire department is on scene directing traffic. spotter reported hail but size was un in liberty county MT, 9.9 miles N of Chester, MT
5/12/2017 4:51 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 5/12/2017 4:56 PM MDT At 451 pm mdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 14 miles north of the knees, or 25 miles southwest of chester, moving north 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.
5/12/2017 3:32 PM MDT Two power poles blown down in thunderstorm winds. highway 223 mm 42. spotter reports poles just downed upon arrival arcing live power in liberty county MT, 11.2 miles N of Chester, MT
6/11/2016 5:18 AM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 6/11/2016 5:22 AM MDT At 517 am mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lothair to 20 miles south of chester to 13 miles northwest of fort benton, moving east at 70 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.
7/11/2015 6:46 PM MDT 65 mph thunderstorm wind gust about 13 miles north of cheste in liberty county MT, 13 miles S of Chester, MT
7/4/2015 10:33 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 7/4/2015 10:36 PM MDT At 1032 pm mdt, tornado producing storms were located along a line extending from 29 miles north of joplin to 13 miles southeast of chester, moving southeast at 40 mph (public confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado and hail up to two inches in diameter. 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. These tornadic storms will remain over mainly rural areas of eastern liberty, western hill and north central chouteau counties, including the following locations, hingham and rudyard.
7/4/2015 10:14 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 7/4/2015 10:17 PM MDT At 1014 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 21 miles northwest of joplin to near lothair, moving southeast at 55 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. Locations impacted include, chester, inverness, joplin, lothair, galata and whitlash.
7/4/2015 9:54 PM MDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Chester, MT at 7/4/2015 9:57 PM MDT At 953 pm mdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 28 miles east of sunburst to 15 miles northwest of lothair, moving southeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
8/29/2013 8:36 PM MDT Mesonet station chester cw1334 /cw1334/ tstm wnd gst duration 10 minutes in liberty county MT, 0.3 miles NW of Chester, MT
8/29/2013 8:36 PM MDT Hanger and airplane were damged in liberty county MT, 0.3 miles NE of Chester, MT
8/29/2013 8:32 PM MDT Chester courthouse reports gust to 60 mp in liberty county MT, 0.3 miles NE of Chester, MT
8/29/2013 8:25 PM MDT Storm damage reported in liberty county MT, 1.6 miles WSW of Chester, MT
8/5/2013 4:30 PM MDT 68 mph thunderstorm wind gust a few miles north of galata. time of event is estimate in toole county MT, 15.1 miles E of Chester, MT
7/28/2013 10:09 PM MDT Storm damage reported in toole county MT, 17.9 miles E of Chester, MT
7/28/2013 7:14 PM MDT Storm damage reported in liberty county MT, 13 miles S of Chester, MT
7/6/2013 1:09 AM MDT Storm damage reported in liberty county MT, 12.9 miles S of Chester, MT
6/19/2013 8:10 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 23 miles N of Chester, MT, quarter sized hail found on ground amid a covering of smaller hail. estimated 60 mph winds. mm 29 on hwy 223.
6/26/2012 7:30 AM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles NE of Chester, MT, quarter sized hail reported in chester.
6/23/2012 10:27 PM MDT Quarter sized hail reported 15.2 miles NNE of Chester, MT, tiber dam
6/23/2012 10:00 PM MDT 63 mph wind gust measured at north galat in toole county MT, 15.2 miles E of Chester, MT
1/1/0001 12:00 AM North galat in toole county MT, 15.2 miles E of Chester, MT