Hail Map for Emporia, KS

The Emporia, KS area has had 24 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 29 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Emporia, KS on 55 occasions, including 10 occasions during the past year.

Name: Emporia, KS
Where Located: 57.6 miles SSE of Manhattan, KS
Map: Google Map for Emporia, KS
Population: 24916
Housing Units: 11352
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Emporia, KS

Date / Time Report Details
10/21/2017 4:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 10/21/2017 4:28 PM CDT At 424 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near admire to 3 miles southeast of americus, 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. locations impacted include, emporia, americus, harveyville, reading, allen, admire and bushong. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 130. Kansas turnpike between mile markers 128 and 154.
10/21/2017 4:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 10/21/2017 4:13 PM CDT At 406 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles south of allen to 9 miles northwest of olpe, 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.
10/14/2017 4:58 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern lyon county will expire at 500 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning will move out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until midnight cdt for east central kansas.
10/14/2017 4:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 10/14/2017 4:39 PM CDT At 435 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of olpe, moving northeast 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. this severe storm will be near, olpe around 445 pm cdt. hartford and neosho rapids around 455 pm cdt. This severe thunderstorm will also impact interstate 35 and the kansas turnpike.
10/14/2017 4:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 10/14/2017 4:21 PM CDT At 414 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 16 miles east of burns, moving northeast at 55 mph (trained weather spotters. at 355 pm, spotters reported down tree limbs with estimated 70 mph winds 2 miles southeast of burns). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. this severe thunderstorm will be near, olpe around 440 pm cdt. emporia around 445 pm cdt. Hartford and neosho rapids around 455 pm cdt.
10/9/2017 4:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 10/9/2017 4:37 PM CDT At 434 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southwest of emporia, moving northeast 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, emporia, americus and olpe.
10/9/2017 4:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 10/9/2017 4:25 PM CDT At 420 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles west of olpe, moving northeast at 20 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, emporia, americus and olpe.
10/9/2017 4:08 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 10/9/2017 4:11 PM CDT At 407 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles west of olpe, moving north at 35 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.
8/21/2017 9:21 PM CDT 6 inch limb dow in lyon county KS, 1.6 miles ESE of Emporia, KS
8/21/2017 9:21 PM CDT Reports of several limbs down in the neighborhood around 2 inche in lyon county KS, 0.9 miles W of Emporia, KS
8/21/2017 9:21 PM CDT Relayed via photos on social media. 10 inch tree branch split from the main trunk. radar estimated tim in lyon county KS, 0.4 miles WSW of Emporia, KS
6/29/2017 1:16 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 6/29/2017 6:19 AM CDT At 615 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 3 miles southeast of osage city to 3 miles southwest of reading to 3 miles northwest of emporia, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, emporia, osage city, lyndon, lebo, burlingame, americus, waverly, olpe, new strawn, melvern, hartford, neosho rapids, reading, olivet, beto junction, john redmond reservoir and melvern lake. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 165. Kansas turnpike between mile markers 123 and 146.
6/29/2017 12:41 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 6/29/2017 5:46 AM CDT At 540 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from harveyville to near allen to near dunlap, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/15/2017 7:20 PM CDT 3-4 inch diameter limbs blown dow in lyon county KS, 3.3 miles N of Emporia, KS
6/15/2017 7:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 6/15/2017 7:18 PM CDT At 712 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles northeast of madison, moving southeast at 45 mph (trained weather spotters reported a 60 mph wind gust 8 miles southwest of olpe at 700 pm). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/15/2017 7:00 PM CDT Multiple trees dow in lyon county KS, 1.6 miles ESE of Emporia, KS
6/15/2017 6:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 6/15/2017 6:31 PM CDT At 624 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near alta vista to 6 miles south of council grove to 3 miles east of florence, moving east at 50 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.
5/27/2017 3:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/27/2017 3:48 PM CDT At 344 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near olpe, moving east at 40 mph (trained weather spotters reported 70 mph wind gusts 10 miles west northwest of olpe and golf ball sized hail 9 miles southwest of olpe at 340 pm). Hazards include two inch 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, olpe, hartford and neosho rapids. This includes kansas turnpike between mile markers 117 and 120.
5/27/2017 3:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/27/2017 3:23 PM CDT At 318 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles south of cottonwood falls, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
5/27/2017 10:59 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/27/2017 11:03 AM CDT At 1058 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near americus, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, americus. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 129 and 130. Kansas turnpike between mile markers 128 and 140.
5/27/2017 10:48 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/27/2017 10:51 AM CDT At 1048 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles southwest of americus, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
5/26/2017 1:47 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/26/2017 1:50 AM CDT At 147 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of reading, 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, emporia and americus. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 142. Kansas turnpike between mile markers 126 and 143.
5/26/2017 1:30 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/26/2017 1:34 AM CDT At 130 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles southwest of americus, 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.
5/18/2017 8:52 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern osage, northwestern coffey and lyon counties will expire at 900 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 gusty winds up to 50 mph are still possible with these thunderstorms. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for east central kansas.
5/18/2017 8:38 PM CDT At 837 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles east of americus to 3 miles west of john redmond reservoir, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, emporia, lebo, americus, olpe, hartford, neosho rapids and reading. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 155. kansas turnpike between mile markers 120 and 144. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for east central kansas.
5/18/2017 8:18 PM CDT At 818 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southwest of olpe, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/17/2017 3:36 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/17/2017 3:39 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for lyon county will expire at 345 am cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and will exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire.
5/17/2017 3:20 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/17/2017 3:26 AM CDT At 320 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 3 miles north of bushong to near emporia, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. these severe storms will be near, allen around 325 am cdt. reading around 335 am cdt. admire around 340 am cdt. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 140. Kansas turnpike between mile markers 119 and 154.
5/17/2017 3:12 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/17/2017 3:17 AM CDT At 311 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near council grove to 5 miles west of olpe, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. these severe storms will be near, council grove, dunlap and council grove lake around 315 am cdt. emporia around 320 am cdt. eskridge and reading around 335 am cdt. admire around 340 am cdt. mcfarland, paxico and keene around 345 am cdt. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 140. interstate 70 between mile markers 331 and 341. Kansas turnpike between mile markers 117 and 155.
5/17/2017 2:58 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/17/2017 3:02 AM CDT At 257 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles north of strong city to 14 miles west of madison, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, council grove, dunlap and council grove lake around 310 am cdt. olpe around 315 am cdt. emporia around 320 am cdt. eskridge and reading around 335 am cdt. admire around 340 am cdt. mcfarland, paxico and keene around 345 am cdt. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 140. interstate 70 between mile markers 331 and 341. Kansas turnpike between mile markers 117 and 155.
3/6/2017 7:12 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 3/6/2017 7:16 PM CST At 711 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from melvern lake to 3 miles northeast of madison, 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, emporia, garnett, burlington, lebo, waverly, olpe, richmond, williamsburg, new strawn, melvern, hartford, gridley, greeley, princeton, neosho rapids, reading, lane, westphalia, olivet and beto junction. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 176. kansas turnpike between mile markers 116 and 135. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for east central kansas.
3/6/2017 6:56 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 3/6/2017 7:00 PM CST At 655 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near reading to 8 miles west of madison, 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 6:53 PM CST 50 kt wind gust at emporia airpor in lyon county KS, 0.4 miles WSW of Emporia, KS
3/6/2017 6:48 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 3/6/2017 6:51 PM CST At 648 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles northeast of emporia to 13 miles west of madison, 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, emporia, lebo, americus, olpe, melvern, hartford, neosho rapids, reading, olivet, beto junction and melvern lake. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 158. kansas turnpike between mile markers 117 and 137. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for east central kansas.
3/6/2017 6:35 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 3/6/2017 6:41 PM CST At 635 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near americus to 14 miles south of cottonwood falls, 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.
10/6/2016 7:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 10/6/2016 7:29 PM CDT At 725 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles southwest of overbrook to 5 miles southwest of hartford, 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, emporia, ottawa, baldwin city, osage city, lyndon, centropolis, lebo, pomona, waverly, williamsburg, quenemo, melvern, neosho rapids, reading, olivet, melvern lake, globe, beto junction and pomona lake. this includes interstate 35 between mile markers 132 and 181. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for east central kansas.
10/6/2016 7:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 10/6/2016 7:23 PM CDT At 718 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near scranton to 5 miles southeast of olpe, 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.
10/6/2016 6:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 10/6/2016 6:54 PM CDT At 650 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near dunlap, moving east at 30 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.
9/9/2016 8:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 9/9/2016 8:20 PM CDT At 814 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near neosho rapids, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, emporia and olpe. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 138. Kansas turnpike near mile marker 128.
9/9/2016 8:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 9/9/2016 8:11 PM CDT At 807 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles southeast of emporia, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, emporia and olpe. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 138. Kansas turnpike between mile markers 120 and 136.
9/9/2016 7:55 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 9/9/2016 7:59 PM CDT At 755 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near emporia, 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.
8/28/2016 5:01 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 4 miles N of Emporia, KS, a few quarter size stones fell...asos at the airport had gusted up to 50mph at 452pm also.
8/28/2016 5:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 8/28/2016 5:06 PM CDT At 501 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles south of emporia, moving north at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, emporia, olpe and neosho rapids. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 136. Kansas turnpike between mile markers 129 and 131.
8/28/2016 4:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 8/28/2016 4:53 PM CDT At 447 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over olpe, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
8/24/2016 6:40 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 8/24/2016 6:43 PM CDT At 640 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of madison, moving northeast 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.
5/26/2016 5:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/26/2016 5:35 PM CDT At 529 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near emporia, moving north at 25 mph (trained weather spotters reported quarter size hail in emporia at 527 pm). 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, americus, harveyville, allen, admire and bushong. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 139. kansas turnpike between mile markers 128 and 153. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for east central kansas.
5/26/2016 5:27 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.4 miles WSW of Emporia, KS
5/26/2016 5:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/26/2016 5:25 PM CDT At 521 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near emporia, moving northeast at 35 mph. another severe thunderstorm was just east of dunlop, also moving northeast at 35 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.
5/26/2016 3:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/26/2016 3:54 PM CDT At 351 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles south of alma to 5 miles southwest of harveyville to near hartford, moving northeast 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, emporia, eskridge, americus, olpe, hartford, neosho rapids, reading, allen, admire and bushong. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 142. kansas turnpike between mile markers 121 and 153. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for east central kansas.
5/26/2016 3:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/26/2016 3:37 PM CDT At 333 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near alta vista to near allen to olpe, moving northeast at 45 mph. radar indicates wind speeds northeast of council grove of near 80 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, emporia, council grove, eskridge, americus, olpe, hartford, neosho rapids, reading, allen, admire, wilsey, bushong, dunlap and council grove lake. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 142. kansas turnpike between mile markers 117 and 153. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for east central kansas.
5/26/2016 3:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/26/2016 3:27 PM CDT At 321 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near council grove lake to americus to near olpe, moving northeast 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, emporia, council grove, eskridge, americus, olpe, hartford, neosho rapids, reading, allen, admire, wilsey, bushong, dunlap and council grove lake. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 142. kansas turnpike between mile markers 117 and 153. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for east central kansas.
5/26/2016 3:08 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 5/26/2016 3:14 PM CDT At 307 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near wilsey to 6 miles southwest of americus to near olpe, moving northeast 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.
4/26/2016 8:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 4/26/2016 8:44 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for central lyon county will expire at 845 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 gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for east central kansas.
4/26/2016 8:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 4/26/2016 8:33 PM CDT At 829 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near emporia, 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. locations impacted include, emporia and olpe. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 138. kansas turnpike between mile markers 128 and 140. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for east central kansas.
4/26/2016 8:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 4/26/2016 8:14 PM CDT At 810 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near olpe, moving north at 35 mph (trained weather spotters reported golfball size hail in olpe). 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, emporia. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 138. kansas turnpike between mile markers 128 and 140. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for east central kansas.
4/26/2016 8:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 4/26/2016 8:10 PM CDT At 806 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over olpe, moving north 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.
9/10/2015 9:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 9/10/2015 9:40 PM CDT At 936 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near alma to admire to 10 miles southeast of cottonwood falls, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
9/10/2015 9:08 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 9/10/2015 9:13 PM CDT At 907 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lyndon to lebo to near emporia, moving southeast at 50 mph (trained weather spotters reported 75 mph wind gusts and tree limb damage near allen at 855 pm). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings.
9/10/2015 8:55 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 9/10/2015 8:58 PM CDT At 854 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near burlingame to near reading to 5 miles northeast of emporia, moving southeast at 50 mph (trained weather spotters reported 60 mph wind gusts near allen at 845 pm). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. locations impacted include, emporia, osage city, lyndon, lebo, burlingame, americus, olpe, melvern, hartford, neosho rapids, reading, admire, olivet, melvern lake, beto junction and pomona lake. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 158. Kansas turnpike between mile markers 125 and 159.
9/10/2015 8:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 9/10/2015 8:46 PM CDT At 842 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near harveyville to admire to near dunlap, moving southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and small hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings.
7/10/2015 4:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 7/10/2015 4:32 PM CDT At 429 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near olpe, moving east at 10 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, emporia and olpe. This includes kansas turnpike between mile markers 123 and 124.
7/10/2015 4:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 7/10/2015 4:25 PM CDT At 422 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near olpe, moving east at 10 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.
7/10/2015 4:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 7/10/2015 4:04 PM CDT At 401 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles west of olpe, moving east at 10 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.
7/10/2015 3:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 7/10/2015 3:17 PM CDT At 313 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near emporia, moving east 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, emporia, americus, olpe, hartford, neosho rapids and reading. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 143. Kansas turnpike between mile markers 116 and 135.
7/10/2015 2:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Emporia, KS at 7/10/2015 2:51 PM CDT At 246 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near cottonwood falls, 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.
6/7/2015 9:34 PM CDT At 931 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southwest of emporia, and moving east-southeast 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. locations impacted include, emporia and olpe. this includes the kansas turnpike between mile markers 118 and 134. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 136.
6/7/2015 9:26 PM CDT At 923 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles east of strong city, and moving east at 30 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, emporia, americus and olpe. this includes the kansas turnpike between mile markers 117 and 134. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 136.
6/7/2015 9:10 PM CDT At 907 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near strong city, and moving east-southeast at 35 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.
5/16/2015 5:39 PM CDT At 536 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of admire to hartford to gridley, and moving northeast at 55 mph (trained weather spotters. winds to 60 mph were reported in emporia at about 535 pm). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, burlington, gridley, reading, lebo, john redmond reservoir, new strawn, melvern lake, beto junction and olivet. this includes the kansas turnpike between mile markers 126 and 147. this includes interstate 35 between mile markers 128 and 157. 0. 75in.
5/16/2015 5:30 PM CDT Storm damage reported in lyon county KS, 1.6 miles ESE of Emporia, KS
5/16/2015 5:13 PM CDT At 509 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles east of cottonwood falls to 7 miles northwest of hamilton to 11 miles southwest of hamilton, and moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
5/7/2015 9:18 AM CDT At 917 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near olpe, and moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
9/1/2014 1:30 AM CDT Storm damage reported in lyon county KS, 4 miles N of Emporia, KS
8/6/2014 8:03 PM CDT Storm damage reported in lyon county KS, 4 miles N of Emporia, KS
5/10/2014 5:11 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 6.4 miles S of Emporia, KS
5/10/2014 5:02 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 5.5 miles SE of Emporia, KS
5/10/2014 5:00 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.9 miles SSE of Emporia, KS
5/10/2014 4:55 PM CDT Tennis Ball sized hail reported 4.6 miles E of Emporia, KS, via social media photo.
5/10/2014 4:55 PM CDT Hen Egg sized hail reported 9.5 miles NE of Emporia, KS
5/10/2014 4:55 PM CDT Hen Egg sized hail reported 7.9 miles E of Emporia, KS
5/10/2014 4:54 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 8 miles ENE of Emporia, KS
8/3/2013 12:20 AM CDT Storm damage reported in lyon county KS, 4.1 miles ESE of Emporia, KS
8/3/2013 12:20 AM CDT Roof blown off barn. time estimated from radar dat in lyon county KS, 8.2 miles NNE of Emporia, KS
6/27/2013 10:00 PM CDT Storm damage reported in lyon county KS, 2.5 miles W of Emporia, KS
6/27/2013 9:59 PM CDT Small branches down in lyon county KS, 4.7 miles WSW of Emporia, KS
9/7/2012 1:37 PM CDT Delayed report - 60 mph estimated by driver on i-13 in lyon county KS, 0.4 miles WSW of Emporia, KS
9/7/2012 1:36 PM CDT Storm damage reported in lyon county KS, 4 miles N of Emporia, KS
9/7/2012 1:34 PM CDT Delayed report...8 inch tree limb downed near 12th and chestnut in lyon county KS, 0.4 miles WSW of Emporia, KS
9/7/2012 1:34 PM CDT Delayed report...large tree...up to 4 foot diameter trunk...downed in emporia near 11th and constitution in lyon county KS, 0.4 miles WSW of Emporia, KS
7/29/2012 4:45 PM CDT Tree limbs down blocking roadways in town in lyon county KS, 0.4 miles WSW of Emporia, KS
7/7/2012 8:35 PM CDT Numerous reports of downed trees on 6th street between constitution and sylvan streets. reports of home and car damage due to trees fallin in lyon county KS, 0.4 miles WSW of Emporia, KS
3/28/2012 8:33 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 11.9 miles S of Emporia, KS
3/28/2012 7:11 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.6 miles NNE of Emporia, KS
3/28/2012 7:08 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.4 miles WSW of Emporia, KS, commerical ave and kansas st.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 11.9 miles S of Emporia, KS
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 5.2 miles W of Emporia, KS
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 3.3 miles N of Emporia, KS
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Storm damage reported in lyon county KS, 0.4 miles WSW of Emporia, KS
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Motorist on the kansas turnpike reported 70 mph wind in lyon county KS, 5.7 miles NE of Emporia, KS
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 8.7 miles SSW of Emporia, KS
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Golf Ball sized hail reported 10.5 miles S of Emporia, KS
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Golf Ball sized hail reported 0.9 miles SSE of Emporia, KS
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 0.9 miles W of Emporia, KS, estimated 50 mph winds
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Half Dollar sized hail reported 4.3 miles S of Emporia, KS
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Baseball sized hail reported 1.3 miles NNW of Emporia, KS
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Half Dollar sized hail reported 1.2 miles SE of Emporia, KS
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Golf Ball sized hail reported 4.2 miles WSW of Emporia, KS
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Golf Ball sized hail reported 11.9 miles S of Emporia, KS