Hail Map for Early, IA

The Early, IA area has had 3 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 Early, IA on 51 occasions, including 4 occasions during the past year.

Name: Early, IA
Where Located: 13.1 miles S of Storm Lake, IA
Map: Google Map for Early, IA
Population: 557
Housing Units: 287
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Early, IA

Date / Time Report Details
9/24/2019 8:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 9/24/2019 8:24 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern pocahontas, sac and northwestern calhoun counties will expire at 830 pm cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail and gusty winds to 50 mph are still possible with these thunderstorms. a tornado watch remains in effect until midnight cdt for north central, northwestern and west central iowa.
9/24/2019 8:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 9/24/2019 8:10 PM CDT At 807 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from pocahontas to near sac city, 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, sac city, pocahontas, lake view, odebolt, black hawk lake, schaller, pomeroy, fonda, early, gilmore city, lytton, palmer, nemaha, varina, jolley, yetter, pocahontas municipal airport, sac city municipal airport and blackhawk lake state park.
9/24/2019 7:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 9/24/2019 7:50 PM CDT At 746 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from albert city to near galva, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/24/2019 6:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 9/24/2019 6:29 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northern sac county will expire at 630 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer poses an immediate threat to life or property. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail and gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm. a tornado watch remains in effect until midnight cdt for west central iowa.
9/24/2019 6:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 9/24/2019 6:09 PM CDT At 606 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 8 miles east of galva, or 10 miles south of storm lake, moving east at 40 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. Locations impacted include, schaller, early and nemaha.
9/24/2019 6:04 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 9/24/2019 6:07 PM CDT At 604 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles south of lakeside, or 10 miles west of sac city, 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, sac city, schaller, early, nemaha and sac city municipal airport.
9/24/2019 5:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 9/24/2019 5:57 PM CDT At 553 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over galva, or 10 miles north of ida grove, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and ping pong ball 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 northwestern sac county, including the following locations, nemaha, early and schaller.
9/24/2019 5:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 9/24/2019 5:39 PM CDT At 536 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near holstein, or near ida grove, 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.
8/20/2019 3:44 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 8/20/2019 3:47 AM CDT At 344 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over odebolt, or 10 miles east of ida grove, 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.
6/15/2019 2:49 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 6/15/2019 2:52 PM CDT At 249 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles south of lakeside, or 9 miles northwest of sac city, 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, schaller, early and nemaha.
6/15/2019 2:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 6/15/2019 2:35 PM CDT At 232 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near galva, or 11 miles southwest of storm lake, 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.
9/20/2018 5:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 9/20/2018 5:48 PM CDT At 543 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles southeast of battle creek to near dunlap, moving northeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
8/5/2018 4:58 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for pocahontas, sac, calhoun and eastern palo alto counties will expire at 500 am cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the warned area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with these thunderstorms. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 am cdt for central, north central, northwestern and west central iowa.
8/5/2018 4:40 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 8/5/2018 4:45 AM CDT At 440 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles southwest of algona to 7 miles east of manson to 7 miles southeast of odebolt, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, emmetsburg, sac city, pocahontas, rockwell city, lake city, manson, lake view, odebolt, five island lake, north twin lake, black hawk lake, south twin lake, wall lake, west bend, pomeroy, fonda, rolfe, early, gilmore city and farnhamville.
8/5/2018 4:07 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 8/5/2018 4:11 AM CDT At 406 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lost island lake to near newell to galva, moving east at 60 mph. these are very dangerous storms (trained weather spotters). 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. Locations impacted include, emmetsburg, sac city, pocahontas, rockwell city, lake city, manson, laurens, lake view, odebolt, five island lake, black hawk lake, north twin lake, lost island lake, south twin lake, silver lake, rush lake, graettinger, wall lake, west bend and schaller.
8/5/2018 3:53 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 8/5/2018 3:56 AM CDT At 352 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near spencer in clay county to near alta to near washta, moving southeast at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/13/2018 12:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 7/13/2018 12:27 PM CDT At 1223 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sac city, 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. Locations impacted include, sac city, lake view, black hawk lake, early, auburn, lytton, nemaha, sac city municipal airport and blackhawk lake state park.
7/13/2018 12:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 7/13/2018 12:09 PM CDT At 1205 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near lake view, or 8 miles southwest of sac city, 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.
6/8/2018 3:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 6/8/2018 3:05 PM CDT At 302 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near odebolt, or 9 miles west of sac city, moving southeast at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
8/18/2017 10:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 8/18/2017 10:34 PM CDT At 1030 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near lake view, or 9 miles southwest of sac city, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, sac city, lake view, odebolt, black hawk lake, wall lake, schaller, early, nemaha, sac city municipal airport and blackhawk lake state park.
8/18/2017 9:49 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 8/18/2017 9:52 PM CDT At 947 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near alta, or 8 miles west of storm lake, 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.
7/20/2017 7:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 7/20/2017 7:34 PM CDT At 730 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near lake view, or 11 miles southwest of sac city, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, sac city, lake view, odebolt, black hawk lake, wall lake, early, breda, auburn, wall lake municipal airport, sac city municipal airport and blackhawk lake state park.
7/20/2017 7:12 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 7/20/2017 7:15 PM CDT At 711 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near odebolt, or 12 miles southeast of ida grove, moving northeast at 30 mph (trained weather spotters. at 705pm...an estimated wind gust of 60 mph was reported near kiron). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/16/2017 8:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 5/16/2017 8:57 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for pocahontas, sac and northwestern calhoun counties will expire at 900 pm cdt, new severe thunderstorm warnings have been issued for portions of the area where a threat remains. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until midnight cdt for north central, northwestern and west central iowa. remember, a severe thunderstorm warning still remains in effect for 930 pm cdt.
5/16/2017 8:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 5/16/2017 8:36 PM CDT At 833 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near pocahontas, moving northeast at 45 mph (trained weather spotters have reported tree damage and quarter sized hail). 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, sac city, pocahontas, laurens, lake view, odebolt, black hawk lake, wall lake, schaller, pomeroy, fonda, rolfe, early, gilmore city, lytton, palmer, havelock, nemaha, plover, varina and pocahontas municipal airport.
5/16/2017 8:27 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for audubon, sac, crawford and carroll counties will expire at 830 pm cdt, new severe thunderstorm warnings have been issued for portions of the area where a threat remains. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until midnight cdt for west central iowa. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service des moines . remember, a severe thunderstorm warning still remains in effect for 9 pm cdt.
5/16/2017 8:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 5/16/2017 8:21 PM CDT At 817 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southwest of pocahontas, moving northeast at 45 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
5/16/2017 7:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 5/16/2017 7:59 PM CDT At 755 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near odebolt to near manning to 11 miles southwest of audubon, moving northeast at 45 mph (emergency management reported 70 mph wind gusts between buck grove and manila). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. there will be swaths of higher wind gusts in a few areas. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, carroll, denison, audubon, manning, glidden, lake view, odebolt, black hawk lake, schleswig, exira, wall lake, manilla, schaller, elk horn, early, dow city, charter oak, arcadia, breda and vail.
5/16/2017 7:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 5/16/2017 7:45 PM CDT At 741 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 11 miles northwest of denison to near irwin to near walnut, moving northeast 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.
7/13/2016 9:34 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 7/13/2016 9:37 AM CDT At 934 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lake view, or near sac city, 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, sac city, lake view, odebolt, black hawk lake, wall lake, early, wall lake municipal airport and blackhawk lake state park.
7/13/2016 9:22 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 7/13/2016 9:28 AM CDT At 922 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles west of sac city, 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. Locations impacted include, sac city, lake view, odebolt, black hawk lake, wall lake, schaller, early, nemaha, wall lake municipal airport and blackhawk lake state park.
7/13/2016 9:01 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 7/13/2016 9:04 AM CDT At 900 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near galva, or 7 miles north of ida grove, 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.
7/7/2016 12:56 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 7/7/2016 12:59 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northern crawford, southwestern pocahontas, western calhoun, northwestern carroll and sac counties will expire at 100 am cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with these thunderstorms. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 700 am cdt for west central and northwestern iowa. remember, a severe thunderstorm warning still remains in effect for eastern sac county and northern carroll county until 130 am.
7/7/2016 12:41 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 7/7/2016 12:44 AM CDT At 1241 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near newell to near sac city to near lake view to 6 miles north of denison, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. these severe storms will be near, sac city, lake view and black hawk lake around 1245 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include early, fonda, yetter, lytton, wall lake municipal airport, blackhawk lake state park, schleswig, wall lake, ricketts and varina.
7/7/2016 12:20 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 7/7/2016 12:23 AM CDT At 1220 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near alta to galva to near ida grove to near ute, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. severe thunderstorms will be near, odebolt around 1230 am cdt. sac city around 1240 am cdt. lake view and black hawk lake around 1245 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include early, fonda, yetter, lytton, wall lake municipal airport, blackhawk lake state park, schleswig, wall lake, ricketts and varina.
7/5/2016 11:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 7/5/2016 11:15 PM CDT At 1110 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of black hawk lake, or 14 miles northwest of carroll, moving east 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, carroll, sac city, lake city, manning, glidden, lake view, odebolt, black hawk lake, wall lake, arcadia, breda, vail, templeton, auburn, lytton, westside, kiron, halbur, lidderdale and lanesboro.
7/5/2016 10:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 7/5/2016 10:59 PM CDT At 1054 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles north of denison, moving northeast at 65 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.
6/24/2015 12:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 6/24/2015 1:01 PM CDT At 1258 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles southwest of lake view, or 15 miles northeast of denison, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, carroll, denison, sac city, manning, lake view, odebolt, black hawk lake, schleswig, wall lake, manilla, schaller, early, dow city, charter oak, arcadia, breda, vail, templeton, auburn and westside.
6/24/2015 12:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, IA at 6/24/2015 12:39 PM CDT At 1236 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast of danbury, or 14 miles southwest of ida grove, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/22/2015 6:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Early, 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.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 0.1 miles WNW of Early, IA, mostly dimes and nickels...with a few quarter size hailstones....
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Half Dollar sized hail reported 0.1 miles WNW of Early, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Major damage to buildings in town. commercial and residential. large trees down. time estimated. no injuries reported in early as of ye in sac county IA, 0.1 miles WNW of Early, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Golf Ball sized hail reported 0.4 miles E of Early, IA