Hail Map for Fort Meade, FL

The Fort Meade, FL area has had 1 report of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 4 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Fort Meade, FL on 51 occasions, including 11 occasions during the past year.

Name: Fort Meade, FL
Where Located: 51.2 miles ENE of Bradenton, FL
Map: Google Map for Fort Meade, FL
Population: 5626
Housing Units: 2453
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Fort Meade, FL

Date / Time Report Details
8/2/2022 4:55 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 11/26/2022 6:34 AM EDT At 454 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles southeast of bartow, moving south 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.
5/21/2022 7:37 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 5/22/2022 1:43 AM EDT At 736 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near bartow, 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.
3/12/2022 10:44 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 3/12/2022 10:51 AM EST At 1044 am est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from narcoossee to near winter haven to near wauchula to 9 miles southwest of myakka river state park, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, poinciana, winter haven, haines city, bartow, lake wales, auburndale, fort meade, lake alfred, wauchula and crooked lake park. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, <. 75 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
3/12/2022 10:11 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 3/12/2022 10:26 AM EST At 1011 am est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near four corners to near lakeland to 11 miles east of parrish to 16 miles southwest of south sarasota, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/19/2021 4:26 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 1/25/2022 5:20 PM EDT At 425 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles north of wauchula, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/11/2021 1:01 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 1/26/2022 3:25 AM EDT At 100 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 15 miles northwest of wauchula to 11 miles west of ona to 9 miles northwest of myakka city, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
12/20/2020 8:55 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 1/31/2022 10:10 AM EST At 854 pm est, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southwest of bartow, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/12/2020 5:32 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 2/1/2022 4:49 AM EDT At 532 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near avon park, moving west at 35 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, wauchula around 555 pm edt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include fort meade, fort green, bowling green and avon park executive airport.
4/20/2020 1:55 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 4/20/2020 1:58 PM EDT At 154 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jan phyl village to near bartow to 14 miles southeast of medulla, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/20/2020 1:25 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 4/20/2020 1:28 PM EDT At 123 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lakeland linder airport to 6 miles south of plant city to near fish hawk, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
2/7/2020 12:20 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 2/7/2020 12:23 AM EST At 1219 am est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from hunters creek to 6 miles west of north port, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, winter haven, haines city, bartow, lake wales, sebring, avon park, arcadia, wauchula, ona, southeast arcadia, myakka city, jan phyl village, poinciana, sweetwater, fort meade, lake alfred, crooked lake park, dundee, frostproof and bowling green.
2/6/2020 11:44 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 2/6/2020 11:47 PM EST At 1144 pm est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles west of four corners to 18 miles southwest of gulf gate estates, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/5/2019 1:59 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 5/5/2019 2:03 PM EDT At 159 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lake louisa to 10 miles northeast of wauchula, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/5/2019 1:44 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 5/5/2019 1:47 PM EDT At 143 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 11 miles south of bushnell to 11 miles northwest of wauchula, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, lakeland, plant city, winter haven, bartow, auburndale, zephyrhills, dade city, fish hawk, hillsborough river state park, zephyrhills south, zephyrhills west, medulla, fussels corner, combee settlement, lakeland linder airport, zephyrhills north, jan phyl village, fort meade, lake alfred and mulberry.
5/5/2019 1:28 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 5/5/2019 1:31 PM EDT At 127 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hill n dale to 10 miles east of greater sun center, moving east at 55 mph. this line has a history of producing damaging wind gusts (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/19/2019 3:29 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 4/19/2019 3:33 PM EDT At 329 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near intercession city to 9 miles northwest of arcadia to 34 miles west of pine island, moving northeast at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/19/2019 3:23 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 4/19/2019 3:27 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern hardee, eastern manatee, western polk, southeastern hillsborough and sarasota counties will expire at 330 pm edt, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. additional warnings may be required. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1000 pm edt for central and west central florida.
4/19/2019 2:56 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 4/19/2019 3:01 PM EDT At 256 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles south of lake louisa to 25 miles south of gulf gate estates, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, lakeland, north port, sarasota, plant city, winter haven, haines city, bartow, auburndale, fish hawk, south gate ridge, lake sarasota, southgate, gulf gate estates, the meadows, medulla, south sarasota, kensington park, lakewood ranch, fussels corner and sarasota springs.
4/19/2019 2:13 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 4/19/2019 2:16 PM EDT At 212 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from zephyrhills west to 34 miles southwest of gulf gate estates, moving northeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
1/24/2019 6:31 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 1/24/2019 6:34 AM EST At 630 am est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from jan phyl village to 5 miles west of wauchula to 10 miles southeast of myakka city, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
12/20/2018 12:42 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 2/7/2022 1:24 PM EST The severe thunderstorm warning for hardee, central charlotte, southwestern polk and desoto counties will expire at 1245 pm est, 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 and heavy rain are still possible with these thunderstorms. a tornado watch remains in effect until 400 pm est for south central, central, southwestern and west central florida.
12/20/2018 12:29 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 12/20/2018 12:34 PM EST At 1228 pm est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near bartow to near punta gorda, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, winter haven, bartow, punta gorda, lake wales, arcadia, wauchula, port charlotte, ona, babcock webb wma, southeast arcadia, babcock ranch, charlotte county airport, sweetwater, fort meade, crooked lake park, dundee, bowling green, zolfo springs, highland park and homeland.
12/20/2018 12:01 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 12/20/2018 12:04 PM EST At 1200 pm est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles southeast of fish hawk to 11 miles northwest of pineland, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
12/20/2018 9:57 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 12/20/2018 10:02 AM EST At 956 am est, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 7 miles northeast of wauchula, moving northeast at 30 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. Locations impacted include, wauchula, fort meade, crooked lake park, frostproof, bowling green, zolfo springs, hillcrest heights and alturas.
12/20/2018 9:48 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 12/20/2018 9:52 AM EST At 947 am est, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near wauchula, moving northeast at 30 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northeastern hardee and south central polk counties, including the following locations, alturas, crooked lake park, bowling green, zolfo springs, frostproof, hillcrest heights and fort meade.
12/20/2018 8:58 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 12/20/2018 9:01 AM EST At 857 am est, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 8 miles southeast of bartow, moving north at 35 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, winter haven and lake wales around 915 am est. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include alturas, wahneta, waverly, fort meade, lake wales municipal airport, cypress gardens and dundee.
12/20/2018 8:43 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 12/20/2018 8:46 AM EST At 843 am est, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 10 miles north of wauchula, moving northeast at 40 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, winter haven and lake wales around 915 am est. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include highland park, alturas, wahneta, crooked lake park, waverly, fort meade, lake wales municipal airport, cypress gardens and dundee.
12/20/2018 8:38 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 12/20/2018 8:43 AM EST The tornado warning for southwestern polk county will expire at 845 am est, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer appears capable of producing a tornado. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. a tornado watch remains in effect until 400 pm est for central florida.
12/20/2018 8:31 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 12/20/2018 8:34 AM EST At 830 am est, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 9 miles south of bartow, moving north at 35 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, bartow around 845 am est. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include homeland, lakeland highlands, mulberry, highland city and fort meade.
12/20/2018 8:15 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 12/20/2018 8:19 AM EST At 814 am est, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 9 miles north of ona, or 10 miles northwest of wauchula, moving north at 35 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, bartow and medulla around 845 am est. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include bradley junction, homeland, mulberry, fort meade, lakeland highlands, highland city, fort green, bowling green and willow oak.
11/2/2018 4:28 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 2/7/2022 5:02 PM EDT At 427 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 10 miles southwest of lake louisa to near auburndale to 10 miles northwest of wauchula, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
11/2/2018 4:16 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 2/7/2022 5:04 PM EDT At 415 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles north of combee settlement to near medulla to 10 miles southeast of greater sun center, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, lakeland, plant city, winter haven, haines city, bartow, auburndale, ona, fussels corner, combee settlement, lakeland linder airport, medulla, jan phyl village, fort meade, lake alfred, mulberry, eagle lake, homeland, alafia river state park, lake manatee state park and winter haven airport.
11/2/2018 3:55 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 11/2/2018 3:58 PM EDT At 354 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hillsborough river state park to near fish hawk to near parrish, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/6/2017 7:46 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 4/6/2017 7:52 AM EDT At 745 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles southeast of bartow, 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, bartow, lake wales, fort meade, crooked lake park, dundee, frostproof, hillcrest heights, highland park, homeland, alturas, lake wales municipal airport, babson park, bartow municipal airport, wahneta and waverly.
4/6/2017 7:33 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 4/6/2017 7:37 AM EDT At 732 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southwest of bartow, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/12/2016 6:56 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern polk county will expire at 700 pm edt, 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.
7/12/2016 6:31 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 7/12/2016 6:34 PM EDT At 630 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near bartow, moving northwest 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.
7/10/2016 4:52 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 7/10/2016 4:57 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for south central polk county will expire at 500 pm edt, 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 gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm.
7/10/2016 4:22 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 7/10/2016 4:26 PM EDT At 422 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles northeast of wauchula, and is nearly stationary (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.
1/17/2016 3:49 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 1/17/2016 3:52 AM EST At 349 am est, a confirmed large and extremely dangerous tornado was located 14 miles southeast of fish hawk, moving northeast at 50 mph. this is a particularly dangerous situation (radar confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado. You are in a life threatening situation. flying debris may be deadly to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be destroyed. considerable damage to homes, businesses and vehicles is likely and complete destruction is possible. Locations impacted include, fish hawk, fort meade, fort green, fort lonesome, duette, bradley junction, alafia river state park, homeland and willow oak.
1/17/2016 3:45 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 1/17/2016 3:49 AM EST At 343 am est, a severe thunderstorm likely of producing a large tornado was located near duette, or 15 miles southeast of greater sun center, moving northeast at 60 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 tornadic thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northwestern hardee, southeastern hillsborough, southwestern polk and northeastern manatee counties, including the following locations, fort green, fort lonesome, duette, bradley junction, alafia river state park, fort meade, homeland and willow oak.
8/29/2015 5:55 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 8/29/2015 5:59 PM EDT At 555 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located over bartow, moving northwest at 20 mph. locations impacted include, lakeland, winter haven, bartow, lake wales, auburndale, jan phyl village, fussels corner, combee settlement, fort meade, lake alfred, mulberry, dundee, eagle lake, lake hamilton, lake wales municipal airport, crystal lake, highland city, homeland, bartow municipal airport and wahneta.
8/29/2015 5:35 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Fort Meade, FL at 8/29/2015 5:38 PM EDT At 534 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located 7 miles southwest of lake wales, and moving northwest at 10 mph. penny size hail may also accompany the damaging winds.
6/1/2015 6:07 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern polk county will expire at 615 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits and exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm.
6/1/2015 5:31 PM EDT At 530 pm edt, doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. this storm was located near fussels corner, or near lakeland, and moving southeast at 5 mph.
5/29/2014 4:50 PM EDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.4 miles ENE of Fort Meade, FL, state emergency management reported quarter sized hail in fort meade at 450 pm edt.
5/20/2013 5:51 PM EDT Reports of power lines and power poles down west of fort meade. time estimated by rada in polk county FL, 1.2 miles NE of Fort Meade, FL
5/20/2013 5:25 PM EDT Reports of power lines and power poles down west of fort meade. time estimated by rada in polk county FL, 1.2 miles NE of Fort Meade, FL
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Polk county em relayed report of a large tree down in north ft meade. numerous branches down along hwy 17. street flooding in the city limit in polk county FL, 0.7 miles SSE of Fort Meade, FL