Hail Map for Galva, IA

The Galva, IA area has had 3 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 5 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Galva, IA on 40 occasions, including 4 occasions during the past year.

Name: Galva, IA
Where Located: 14.8 miles SW of Storm Lake, IA
Map: Google Map for Galva, IA
Population: 434
Housing Units: 189
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Galva, IA

Date / Time Report Details
8/18/2017 10:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 8/18/2017 10:10 PM CDT At 1005 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northeast of galva, or 7 miles southwest of storm lake, moving southeast 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. This severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of southeastern cherokee, southwestern buena vista and northeastern ida counties.
8/18/2017 9:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 8/18/2017 9:58 PM CDT At 952 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near alta, or 8 miles west of storm lake, moving southeast 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. This severe thunderstorm will be near, lakeside around 1000 pm cdt.
6/13/2017 10:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 6/13/2017 10:33 PM CDT At 1028 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hartley to near sioux rapids to near odebolt, moving northeast at 45 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. these severe storms will be near, sioux rapids and albert city around 1035 pm cdt. marathon and webb around 1040 pm cdt. fostoria around 1045 pm cdt. milford, wahpeton and west okoboji around 1050 pm cdt. arnolds park and okoboji around 1055 pm cdt. spirit lake, orleans, terril and superior around 1100 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include moneta, dickens, calumet, rossie, gillett grove, meriden and rembrandt. locations from the iowa great lakes south through spencer may see the strong winds with little lightning or rain as the strong winds have surged ahead of the main area of storms. A tornado watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for northwestern and west central iowa.
6/13/2017 10:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 6/13/2017 10:18 PM CDT At 1015 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near sanborn to 6 miles northeast of aurelia to near arthur, moving east at 50 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, linn grove and truesdale around 1025 pm cdt. sioux rapids around 1030 pm cdt. everly around 1035 pm cdt. albert city and marathon around 1040 pm cdt. spencer in clay county and fostoria around 1045 pm cdt. terril and lost island lake around 1100 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include moneta, dickens, calumet, rossie, gillett grove, meriden and rembrandt. A tornado watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for northwestern and west central iowa.
6/13/2017 9:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 6/13/2017 9:55 PM CDT At 950 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near marcus to near danbury, moving east at 60 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, cleghorn around 955 pm cdt. cherokee around 1000 pm cdt. battle creek and larrabee around 1005 pm cdt. ida grove around 1010 pm cdt. arthur and linn grove around 1015 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include meriden and rembrandt. precautionary/preparedness actions, for your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. this is a dangerous situation. these storms are producing widespread wind damage across parts of sioux city. Seek shelter now inside a sturdy structure and stay away from windows! && a tornado watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for northwestern and west central iowa.
4/15/2017 8:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 4/15/2017 8:45 PM CDT At 842 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near moville, or 20 miles east of sioux city, moving southeast at 35 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. this severe storm will be near, pierson around 850 pm cdt. Correctionville and cushing around 900 pm cdt.
4/15/2017 8:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 4/15/2017 8:32 PM CDT At 825 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near moville, or 15 miles east of sioux city, moving east at 35 mph (trained weather spotters. at 824 pm cdt hen egg sized hail was reported southeast of hinton). 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. this severe storm will be near, kingsley around 835 pm cdt. pierson around 845 pm cdt. correctionville and washta around 855 pm cdt. Cushing around 900 pm cdt.
4/15/2017 8:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 4/15/2017 8:13 PM CDT At 809 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near hinton, or 11 miles south of le mars, moving east at 55 mph (trained weather spotters. at 806 pm cdt golf ball sized hail was reported in hinton). 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, moville and kingsley around 820 pm cdt. pierson around 830 pm cdt. correctionville and washta around 835 pm cdt. quimby and cushing around 840 pm cdt. holstein around 845 pm cdt. Galva around 855 pm cdt.
3/6/2017 3:21 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 3/6/2017 3:24 PM CST The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern cherokee, northeastern woodbury and northern ida counties will expire at 330 pm cst, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for west central iowa. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service sioux falls.
3/6/2017 2:58 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 3/6/2017 3:01 PM CST At 258 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near cushing, or 12 miles northwest of ida grove, 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, holstein, correctionville, galva, quimby, washta and cushing. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for west central iowa.
3/6/2017 2:46 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 3/6/2017 2:49 PM CST At 246 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near smithland, or 20 miles west of ida grove, 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, anthon around 255 pm cst. correctionville around 305 pm cst. cushing around 310 pm cst. washta around 315 pm cst. holstein around 320 pm cst. galva and quimby around 325 pm cst. other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include oto. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for west central iowa.
3/6/2017 7:58 AM CST At 258 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near cushing, or 12 miles northwest of ida grove, 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, holstein, correctionville, galva, quimby, washta and cushing. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for west central iowa.
3/6/2017 7:46 AM CST At 246 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near smithland, or 20 miles west of ida grove, 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, anthon around 255 pm cst. correctionville around 305 pm cst. cushing around 310 pm cst. washta around 315 pm cst. holstein around 320 pm cst. galva and quimby around 325 pm cst. other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include oto. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for west central iowa.
8/23/2016 2:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 8/23/2016 2:37 PM CDT At 234 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles north of galva to near holstein to near battle creek, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. these severe storms will be near, galva around 245 pm cdt. Arthur around 255 pm cdt.
8/23/2016 2:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 8/23/2016 2:22 PM CDT At 218 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from correctionville to near anthon to 7 miles northwest of danbury, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. these severe storms will be near, washta around 230 pm cdt. cushing around 235 pm cdt. battle creek around 240 pm cdt. holstein and quimby around 245 pm cdt. ida grove and galva around 255 pm cdt. arthur around 300 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include oto.
8/23/2016 2:08 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 8/23/2016 2:16 PM CDT At 208 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of pierson to anthon to near smithland, moving east at 30 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, pierson around 215 pm cdt. correctionville around 220 pm cdt. washta and cushing around 230 pm cdt. battle creek and quimby around 240 pm cdt. holstein around 245 pm cdt. ida grove around 250 pm cdt. galva around 255 pm cdt. arthur around 300 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include oto.
8/11/2016 7:28 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for ida county 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 gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with these thunderstorms. A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1100 pm cdt for.
8/11/2016 7:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 8/11/2016 7:20 PM CDT At 716 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near holstein to 9 miles south of ida grove, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. These severe storms will be near, ida grove and galva around 725 pm cdt.
8/11/2016 6:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 8/11/2016 6:53 PM CDT At 648 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near moville to near danbury, moving east at 30 mph (trained weather spotters. at 637 pm cdt large tree branches and roof damage was reported in smithland). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. these severe storms will be near, danbury around 700 pm cdt. correctionville around 710 pm cdt. battle creek around 715 pm cdt. cushing around 720 pm cdt. ida grove around 725 pm cdt. holstein and arthur around 730 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include oto.
8/11/2016 6:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 8/11/2016 6:40 PM CDT At 637 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of moville to smithland, moving east at 35 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. severe thunderstorms will be near, smithland around 640 pm cdt. anthon and danbury around 655 pm cdt. correctionville around 700 pm cdt. cushing around 710 pm cdt. battle creek around 720 pm cdt. ida grove and arthur around 730 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include oto.
7/13/2016 9:24 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 7/13/2016 9:28 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern ida, southeastern cherokee and southwestern buena vista counties will expire at 930 am cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has exited the warned area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds up to 50 mph and hail up to dime size are still possible with this thunderstorm. further east, a severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect for sac county in iowa until 945 am cdt. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service sioux falls.
7/13/2016 9:12 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 7/13/2016 9:15 AM CDT At 912 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over galva, or 10 miles north of ida grove, 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. This severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northeastern ida, southeastern cherokee and southwestern buena vista counties.
7/13/2016 9:02 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 7/13/2016 9:06 AM CDT At 902 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over holstein, or 9 miles north of ida grove, moving east 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. This severe storm will be near, galva around 910 am cdt.
7/13/2016 8:54 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 7/13/2016 8:57 AM CDT At 853 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over holstein, or 9 miles north of ida grove, 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. This severe storm will be near, galva around 900 am cdt.
7/13/2016 8:41 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 7/13/2016 8:44 AM CDT At 840 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over cushing, or 14 miles northwest of ida grove, 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, holstein around 850 am cdt. Galva around 900 am cdt.
7/7/2016 12:08 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 7/7/2016 12:13 AM CDT At 1208 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near holstein to near danbury, 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, galva around 1220 am cdt. arthur around 1230 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include oto.
6/17/2016 11:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 6/17/2016 11:31 PM CDT At 1127 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near battle creek, or 11 miles west of ida grove, moving southeast at 15 mph. this storm has shown signs of weakening (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe storm will be near, ida grove, battle creek and danbury around 1145 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include oto.
6/17/2016 10:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 6/17/2016 11:00 PM CDT At 1057 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near correctionville, or 19 miles west of ida grove, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. this severe thunderstorm will be near, cushing around 1115 pm cdt. battle creek and danbury around 1145 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include oto.
6/22/2015 6:29 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 6/22/2015 6:32 AM CDT At 628 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near emmetsburg to storm lake, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. These severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly rural areas of buena vista, southern clay, northeastern woodbury, cherokee, eastern plymouth, southern o`brien and northern ida counties, including the following locations, rossie, gillett grove, meriden, rembrandt and calumet.
6/22/2015 6:21 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 6/22/2015 6:24 AM CDT At 621 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near emmetsburg to near alta, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings. These severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly rural areas of buena vista, southern clay, northeastern woodbury, cherokee, eastern plymouth, southern o`brien and northern ida counties, including the following locations, rossie, gillett grove, meriden, rembrandt and calumet.
6/22/2015 6:13 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 6/22/2015 6:16 AM CDT At 613 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near silver lake to near quimby, moving east at 90 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, storm lake, lakeside and truesdale around 625 am cdt. newell around 630 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include rossie, gillett grove, meriden, rembrandt and calumet. Trained weaker spotters have reported tree damage in cleghorn.
6/22/2015 5:52 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Galva, IA at 6/22/2015 5:55 AM CDT At 551 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near primghar to 6 miles east of hinton, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, sutherland around 555 am cdt. royal and pierson around 605 am cdt. washta and greenville around 610 am cdt. quimby and webb around 615 am cdt. holstein around 620 am cdt. galva around 625 am cdt. lakeside around 630 am cdt. newell around 640 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include rossie, gillett grove, meriden, rembrandt and calumet.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Golf Ball sized hail reported 0.4 miles SSE of Galva, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Half Dollar sized hail reported 1.7 miles ENE of Galva, IA, half dollar sized hail and sprinkles of rain reported by spotter driving on highway 20 between galva and holstein.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 1.7 miles N of Galva, IA