Hail Map for Friend, NE

The Friend, NE area has had 9 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 9 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Friend, NE on 47 occasions, including 9 occasions during the past year.

Name: Friend, NE
Where Located: 58.4 miles ESE of Grand Island, NE
Map: Google Map for Friend, NE
Population: 1027
Housing Units: 501
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Friend, NE

Date / Time Report Details
6/16/2017 8:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 6/16/2017 8:54 PM CDT At 850 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near elmwood to 6 miles west of hickman to 4 miles northwest of friend, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
6/13/2017 11:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 6/13/2017 11:13 PM CDT At 1108 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near bellwood to 7 miles north of brainard to 6 miles north of valparaiso to 5 miles south of pleasant dale, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, seward, crete, david city, milford, friend, dorchester, valparaiso, beaver crossing, rising city, brainard, staplehurst, garland, pleasant dale, dwight, bee, ulysses, malcolm, goehner, bruno and garrison. this includes the following highways, highway 92 in nebraska between mile markers 409 and 434. Interstate 80 in nebraska between mile markers 369 and 392.
6/13/2017 10:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 6/13/2017 11:01 PM CDT At 1056 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles southwest of rising city to 3 miles northeast of staplehurst to near dorchester, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/13/2017 10:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 6/13/2017 10:45 PM CDT At 1038 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles southeast of gresham to 6 miles west of seward to 3 miles southeast of friend, 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, seward, crete, milford, friend, utica, dorchester, beaver crossing, staplehurst, garland, pleasant dale, bee, goehner, cordova, blue river state recreation area, walnut creek recreation area and tamora. This includes interstate 80 in nebraska between mile markers 366 and 388.
6/13/2017 10:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 6/13/2017 10:27 PM CDT At 1022 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles northeast of exeter, or 14 miles southeast of york, 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.
5/17/2017 2:09 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 5/17/2017 2:13 AM CDT At 209 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near gresham to 5 miles northeast of beaver crossing to 7 miles east of milligan, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, seward, crete, david city, milford, friend, utica, dorchester, bellwood, beaver crossing, rising city, brainard, staplehurst, garland, pleasant dale, dwight, bee, ulysses, goehner, cordova and octavia. this includes the following highways, highway 92 in nebraska between mile markers 409 and 430. Interstate 80 in nebraska between mile markers 366 and 388.
5/17/2017 1:58 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 5/17/2017 2:01 AM CDT At 157 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 3 miles northeast of benedict to 4 miles south of utica to 3 miles north of milligan, moving northeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/9/2017 8:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 4/9/2017 8:37 PM CDT At 833 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles southeast of milligan, or 32 miles southeast of york, moving east at 35 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include half dollar size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, crete, wilber, friend, dorchester, de witt, plymouth, western, daykin, tobias, swanton, swan creek reservoir number 2, swan creek wildlife management area, 11 miles west of wilber, walnut creek recreation area and willard meyer recreation area.
4/9/2017 8:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 4/9/2017 8:19 PM CDT At 814 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over strang, or 31 miles south of york, moving east at 35 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles.
12/25/2016 2:24 PM CST Storm damage reported in saline county NE, 0.3 miles WNW of Friend, NE
10/4/2016 5:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 10/4/2016 6:01 PM CDT At 558 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southwest of dorchester, or 29 miles southwest of lincoln, moving northeast at 25 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.
10/4/2016 5:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 10/4/2016 5:49 PM CDT At 545 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles east of milligan, or 29 miles southeast of york, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include two inch 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, friend, tobias, willard meyer recreation area, 11 miles west of wilber and swan creek reservoir number 2. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for southeastern nebraska.
10/4/2016 5:35 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 10/4/2016 5:40 PM CDT At 535 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near milligan, or 30 miles southeast of york, moving northeast at 20 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, friend, western, tobias, willard meyer recreation area, 11 miles west of wilber, swan creek reservoir number 2 and swan creek wildlife management area. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for southeastern nebraska.
10/4/2016 5:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 10/4/2016 5:25 PM CDT At 522 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near strang, or 33 miles south of york, moving northeast 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.
7/7/2016 1:34 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 7/7/2016 1:40 AM CDT At 134 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near waco, or 8 miles east of york, 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.
5/26/2016 3:40 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 5/26/2016 3:43 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern saline county will expire at 345 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. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for southeastern nebraska.
5/26/2016 3:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 5/26/2016 3:35 PM CDT At 324 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles south of dorchester, or 27 miles southwest of lincoln, moving east at 25 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, friend, dorchester, blue river state recreation area, willard meyer recreation area, 11 miles west of wilber and swan creek reservoir number 2. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for southeastern nebraska.
5/26/2016 3:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 5/26/2016 3:15 PM CDT At 308 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles south of friend, or 27 miles southeast of york, moving east at 25 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 2:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 5/26/2016 3:01 PM CDT At 255 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near friend, or 21 miles southeast of york, moving northeast at 25 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, friend, beaver crossing and cordova. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for southeastern nebraska.
5/26/2016 2:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 5/26/2016 2:48 PM CDT At 241 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near exeter, or 20 miles southeast of york, moving northeast at 35 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.
5/26/2016 2:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 5/26/2016 2:33 PM CDT At 228 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near friend, or 23 miles southeast of york, moving north at 20 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, milford, friend, dorchester, beaver crossing, goehner, cordova and blue river state recreation area. this includes interstate 80 in nebraska between mile markers 371 and 379. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cdt for southeastern nebraska.
5/26/2016 2:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 5/26/2016 2:20 PM CDT At 215 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles south of friend, or 26 miles southeast of york, moving north at 25 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.
5/10/2016 10:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 5/10/2016 10:30 PM CDT At 1026 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles southwest of ulysses to 6 miles southeast of beaver crossing to near western, 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, seward, crete, milford, wilber, friend, utica, dorchester, plymouth, beaver crossing, staplehurst, western, bee, ulysses, daykin, goehner, cordova, tobias, swanton, tamora and blue river state recreation area. This includes interstate 80 in nebraska between mile markers 366 and 385.
5/10/2016 10:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 5/10/2016 10:05 PM CDT At 1002 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 5 miles east of benedict to 4 miles northeast of exeter to near ohiowa, moving east 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.
7/24/2015 11:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 7/24/2015 11:47 PM CDT At 1144 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near ulysses to near western, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, seward, crete, milford, wilber, friend, utica, dorchester, valparaiso, de witt, beaver crossing, staplehurst, western, clatonia, garland, hallam, pleasant dale, dwight, bee, ulysses and malcolm.
7/24/2015 11:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Friend, NE at 7/24/2015 11:31 PM CDT At 1128 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near shelby to near bruning, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/4/2015 5:54 AM CDT At 554 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near dorchester to near alexandria, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/4/2015 5:52 AM CDT Gusts estimated greater than 60 mph. tree branches were blown dow in saline county NE, 7 miles N of Friend, NE
5/6/2015 7:22 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for western saline and western jefferson counties will expire at 730 pm cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail and gusty winds are still possible with these thunderstorms. other storms are moving north from kansas and will move toward jefferson county. additional warnings may be needed a little later. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for southeastern nebraska.
5/6/2015 7:10 PM CDT At 709 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near western to near fairbury, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, friend, western, daykin, tobias, reynolds, willard meyer recreation area, 11 miles west of wilber, alexandria state recreation area, swan creek reservoir number 2 and buckley creek recreational area. this includes highway 136 in nebraska between mile markers 141 and 147. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for southeastern nebraska. 0. 75in.
5/6/2015 7:01 PM CDT At 700 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near milligan to near alexandria, moving north at 45 mph. another storm with possible strong winds was near friend (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, friend, western, daykin, tobias, reynolds, willard meyer recreation area, 11 miles west of wilber, alexandria state recreation area, swan creek reservoir number 2 and buckley creek recreational area. this includes highway 136 in nebraska between mile markers 141 and 147. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for southeastern nebraska. 0. 75in.
5/6/2015 6:47 PM CDT At 647 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over alexandria, or 30 miles northeast of belleville, moving north at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/3/2014 11:19 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 5.8 miles SE of Friend, NE, quarter to golfball size hail covering the ground.
6/3/2014 9:05 PM CDT Storm damage reported in saline county NE, 2.9 miles W of Friend, NE
6/3/2014 8:55 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles WNW of Friend, NE
10/3/2013 10:01 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles WNW of Friend, NE
6/25/2013 5:55 AM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 1.9 miles W of Friend, NE
6/25/2013 5:35 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 8.2 miles NNE of Friend, NE
5/2/2012 11:48 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 4.8 miles SW of Friend, NE, mainly dime size
5/2/2012 11:29 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.7 miles E of Friend, NE, hail up to quarter size
5/2/2012 11:25 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 3.2 miles ENE of Friend, NE, hail quarter to golfball size. mostly quarter size. 3 miles west and 1 mile south of friend.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Measured wind gus in saline county NE, 2.9 miles W of Friend, NE
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 2 miles ENE of Friend, NE, street flooding also reported in fremont with water to near curb level.