Hail Map for Fonda, IA

The Fonda, IA area has had 8 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 Fonda, IA on 54 occasions, including 5 occasions during the past year.

Name: Fonda, IA
Where Located: 18.8 miles ESE of Storm Lake, IA
Map: Google Map for Fonda, IA
Population: 631
Housing Units: 329
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Fonda, IA

Date / Time Report Details
9/20/2018 5:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, 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
8/28/2018 1:40 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 0.6 miles SE of Fonda, IA, via social media.
8/28/2018 1:20 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 0.4 miles ENE of Fonda, IA
8/28/2018 1:09 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 0.6 miles SE of Fonda, IA, via social media.
8/28/2018 1:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 8/28/2018 1:08 PM CDT At 103 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast of newell, or 9 miles northeast of sac city, moving north 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.
8/26/2018 10:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 8/26/2018 10:09 PM CDT At 1004 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northwest of manson, or 10 miles south of pocahontas, 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, rockwell city, manson, north twin lake, south twin lake, pomeroy, fonda, twin lakes, lytton, palmer, jolley and twin lakes state park.
8/26/2018 9:49 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 8/26/2018 9:53 PM CDT At 949 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles northwest of south twin lake, or 11 miles northeast of sac city, 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.
8/5/2018 9:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 8/5/2018 9:22 PM CDT At 916 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near south twin lake, or 7 miles northwest of rockwell 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.
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 Fonda, 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 Fonda, 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 Fonda, 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 12:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 7/13/2018 12:57 PM CDT At 1253 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles southwest of pocahontas to 7 miles north of north twin lake to near manson to 9 miles southeast of rockwell city, 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, pocahontas, rockwell city, manson, south twin lake, north twin lake, pomeroy, fonda, rolfe, gilmore city, twin lakes, palmer, knierim, jolley, pocahontas municipal airport and twin lakes state park.
7/13/2018 12:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 7/13/2018 12:33 PM CDT At 1230 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles northeast of sac city to 7 miles west of south twin lake to near lake city to 8 miles north of carroll, moving east at 35 mph (emergency management). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/18/2018 2:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 6/18/2018 2:24 PM CDT At 221 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northwest of north twin lake, or 12 miles northwest of rockwell city, moving east at 20 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.
6/6/2018 3:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 6/6/2018 3:42 PM CDT At 336 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northwest of north twin lake, or 11 miles south of pocahontas, moving south at 10 mph. a second severe storm is located 2 miles northwest of varina moving south southeast at around 10 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. Locations impacted include, manson, north twin lake, pomeroy, fonda, twin lakes, palmer, varina, jolley and twin lakes state park.
6/6/2018 3:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 6/6/2018 3:27 PM CDT At 323 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles northwest of north twin lake, or 9 miles south of pocahontas, moving south at 5 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. Locations impacted include, manson, north twin lake, pomeroy, fonda, twin lakes, palmer, varina, jolley and twin lakes state park.
6/6/2018 3:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 6/6/2018 3:24 PM CDT At 319 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles south of pocahontas, moving south at 5 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.
6/6/2018 3:14 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 5.4 miles SW of Fonda, IA
6/6/2018 10:35 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 4 miles NNW of Fonda, IA, trained spotter reported quarter sized hail at their home.
6/6/2018 10:30 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 6/6/2018 10:35 AM CDT At 1030 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southeast of newell, or 10 miles northeast of sac city, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
6/28/2017 9:41 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 6/28/2017 2:44 PM CDT At 241 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near manson, or 11 miles southeast of pocahontas, 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. Locations impacted include, manson, pomeroy, fonda, gilmore city and palmer.
6/28/2017 9:23 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 6/28/2017 2:25 PM CDT At 222 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles northwest of north twin lake, or 9 miles south of pocahontas, 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.
6/16/2017 7:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 6/16/2017 7:19 PM CDT At 713 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near north twin lake, or 9 miles north of rockwell city, 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. Locations impacted include, manson, north twin lake, south twin lake, pomeroy, fonda, twin lakes, palmer, knierim, jolley and twin lakes state park.
6/16/2017 7:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 6/16/2017 7:06 PM CDT At 702 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northwest of north twin lake, or 11 miles northwest of rockwell 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.
5/16/2017 8:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, 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 Fonda, 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 8:25 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.4 miles ENE of Fonda, IA, public reported quarter sized hail in fonda... via social media.
5/16/2017 8:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, 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.
4/15/2017 5:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 4/15/2017 5:41 PM CDT At 536 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles southwest of pocahontas, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, fonda and varina.
4/15/2017 5:35 PM CDT Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 1.8 miles NNE of Fonda, IA
4/15/2017 5:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 4/15/2017 5:25 PM CDT At 520 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southeast of newell, or 10 miles northeast of sac city, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, pomeroy, fonda and varina.
4/15/2017 4:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 4/15/2017 4:57 PM CDT At 454 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over sac city, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
7/17/2016 2:55 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, 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 Fonda, 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.
7/7/2016 12:56 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, 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 12:52 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 7/7/2016 12:56 AM CDT At 1252 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles southwest of pocahontas to 7 miles southwest of south twin lake to near carroll, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, rockwell city, south twin lake and north twin lake around 100 am cdt. manson around 105 am cdt. fort dodge regional airport around 125 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include callender, palmer, paton, clare, pomeroy, dana, lanesboro, knierim, lytton and blackhawk lake state park.
7/7/2016 12:50 AM CDT Extensive tree damage reported in the city. reported via city of fonda social media. time estimated by rada in pocahontas county IA, 0.6 miles SE of Fonda, IA
7/7/2016 12:41 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, 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 Fonda, 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.
11/11/2015 2:02 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 11/11/2015 2:05 PM CST At 201 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles east of newell, or 11 miles southwest of pocahontas, moving north at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, laurens, fonda and varina. A tornado watch remains in effect until 600 pm cst for west central iowa.
11/11/2015 1:51 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 11/11/2015 1:54 PM CST At 151 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles southeast of newell, or 11 miles northeast of sac city, moving north at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
8/22/2015 5:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 8/22/2015 5:17 PM CDT At 512 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles east of pocahontas, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, pocahontas, fonda, rolfe, gilmore city, palmer, plover, varina and pocahontas municipal airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for northwestern iowa.
8/22/2015 4:59 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, IA at 8/22/2015 5:02 PM CDT At 459 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles southwest of pocahontas, moving northeast 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.
6/22/2015 7:09 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fonda, 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 Fonda, 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.
5/10/2015 7:37 PM CDT At 737 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 8 miles east of newell, or 11 miles southwest of pocahontas, moving north at 55 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. this dangerous storm will be near, laurens around 755 pm cdt. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include havelock, fonda and varina. Radar indicated.
5/7/2014 10:47 PM CDT Sheriff reported straight line winds that blew a roof off of a she in pocahontas county IA, 1.2 miles W of Fonda, IA
6/22/2013 8:17 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 4 miles NNW of Fonda, IA, trained spotter reported quarter size hail and estimated around half an inch of rain in 20 minutes
6/15/2012 4:40 PM CDT Tree branches down and heavy rain in pocahontas county IA, 0.4 miles ENE of Fonda, IA
6/15/2012 4:03 PM CDT Several six to eight inch limbs down. top of a large tree was sheared off. pea size hail also observe in calhoun county IA, 3 miles N of Fonda, IA