Hail Map for Gilbert, IA

The Gilbert, IA area has had 1 report of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 19 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Gilbert, IA on 37 occasions, including 9 occasions during the past year.

Name: Gilbert, IA
Where Located: 35.7 miles N of Des Moines, IA
Map: Google Map for Gilbert, IA
Population: 1082
Housing Units: 390
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Gilbert, IA

Date / Time Report Details
8/28/2018 12:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 8/28/2018 12:09 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern story, eastern boone and south central hamilton counties will expire at 1215 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. however small hail is still possible with this thunderstorm.
8/28/2018 11:44 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 8/28/2018 11:47 AM CDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 1215 pm cdt for northwestern story. eastern boone and south central hamilton counties. at 1143 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near boone speedway, or near boone, moving northeast at 45 mph. hazard. Quarter size hail.
8/28/2018 11:34 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 8/28/2018 11:37 AM CDT At 1134 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near woodward, or near perry, moving northeast 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.
8/1/2018 7:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 8/1/2018 7:20 PM CDT At 717 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near jewell junction, or 15 miles north of ames, moving 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, ames, story city, jewell junction, gilbert, ellsworth, stanhope and randall. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 124 and 133.
8/1/2018 6:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 8/1/2018 6:58 PM CDT At 652 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of jewell junction, or 9 miles south of webster city, moving 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.
6/6/2018 5:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 6/6/2018 5:31 PM CDT At 527 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over huxley, or 8 miles southwest of nevada, moving south 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, ames, ankeny, nevada, huxley, slater, gilbert, iowa state center, maxwell, colo, cambridge, elkhart, collins, alleman, sheldahl, kelley, mingo and ames municipal airport. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 94 and 120.
6/6/2018 5:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 6/6/2018 5:22 PM CDT At 519 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near nevada, 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.
6/6/2018 5:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 6/6/2018 5:13 PM CDT At 508 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near iowa state center, or near ames, moving east at 20 mph. a second severe storm was located near berkley moving east southeast 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, ames, boone, nevada, story city, madrid, ogden, slater, gilbert, iowa state center, boone speedway, kelley, luther, berkley, boone municipal airport, ledges state park and ames municipal airport. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 110 and 121.
6/6/2018 5:00 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 6/6/2018 5:04 PM CDT At 500 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near boone speedway, or near boone, moving east at 20 mph. a second severe storm was located near berkley moving east at 15 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, ames, boone, nevada, story city, madrid, ogden, slater, gilbert, iowa state center, boone speedway, grand junction, kelley, rippey, pilot mound, luther, fraser, beaver, berkley, boone municipal airport and ledges state park. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 110 and 121.
6/6/2018 4:40 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 6/6/2018 4:45 PM CDT At 439 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near ogden, or near boone, moving northeast at 25 mph. there are a cluster of storms across the warning area that all may be severe 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.
5/29/2018 6:59 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 5/29/2018 7:03 PM CDT At 659 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near gilbert, or near ames, moving northwest at 30 mph (trained weather spotters and local mesonet site). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, ames, gilbert, iowa state center and ames municipal airport. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 114 and 119.
5/29/2018 6:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 5/29/2018 6:54 PM CDT At 649 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over ames, moving northwest at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/29/2018 3:59 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 5/29/2018 4:02 PM CDT At 359 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over nevada, moving northwest at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/25/2018 6:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 5/25/2018 6:23 PM CDT At 619 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over ames, moving southeast at 10 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, ames, story city, gilbert, iowa state center and ames municipal airport. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 108 and 125.
5/25/2018 5:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 5/25/2018 5:51 PM CDT At 548 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over gilbert, or near ames, moving southeast 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.
5/1/2018 5:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 5/1/2018 5:32 PM CDT At 528 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near nevada, moving northeast at 45 mph (trained weather spotters. numerous reports in south ames). 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, ames, nevada, huxley, slater, roland, gilbert, iowa state center, colo, cambridge, zearing, mccallsburg, sheldahl, kelley and ames municipal airport. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 106 and 123.
5/1/2018 5:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 5/1/2018 5:12 PM CDT At 508 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near madrid, or 8 miles southeast of boone, moving northeast at 45 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.
5/1/2018 4:51 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 5/1/2018 4:56 PM CDT At 450 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near woodward, or 9 miles northeast of perry, moving northeast at 35 mph (trained weather spotters reported golfball sized hail in woodward at 448 pm). 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, ames, boone, perry, story city, madrid, ogden, roland, gilbert, woodward, boone speedway, minburn, bouton, luther, fraser, perry municipal airport, boone municipal airport and ledges state park. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 121 and 126.
5/1/2018 4:35 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 5/1/2018 4:40 PM CDT At 435 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near perry, 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.
4/13/2018 7:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 4/13/2018 7:38 PM CDT At 733 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jewell junction to story city to near nevada, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, ames, nevada, story city, roland, jewell junction, gilbert, iowa state center, hubbard, zearing, radcliffe, ellsworth, stanhope, union, mccallsburg, kelley, new providence, randall, whitten, buckeye and st. anthony. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 109 and 140.
4/13/2018 7:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 4/13/2018 7:29 PM CDT At 723 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near gilbert, or near ames, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/17/2017 4:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 5/17/2017 5:12 PM CDT At 452 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 15 miles north of boone to 6 miles east of roland to newton, moving northeast at 60 mph (trained weather spotters. numerous reports of 60 to 70 mph winds with trees and powerlines downed). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/17/2017 4:40 PM CDT At 440 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 10 miles northwest of boone to near nevada to near colfax, moving northeast at 70 mph (trained weather spotters. these storms have a history of producing wind gusts from 60 to 70 mph with numerous trees down and minor structural damage). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, ames, ankeny, newton, altoona, boone, nevada, jefferson, bondurant, story city, huxley, madrid, mitchellville, colfax, ogden, prairie city, slater, state center, roland, baxter and gilbert. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 91 and 126. interstate 80 between mile markers 141 and 164. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central and west central iowa.
5/17/2017 4:17 PM CDT At 415 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles south of jefferson to near grimes to near carlisle, moving north at 60 mph (trained weather spotters. at 410 pm...65 to 70 mph winds were reported in west des moines). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/17/2017 3:52 PM CDT At 351 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near roland, or 7 miles northeast of ames, moving north at 50 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, ames, nevada, story city, roland, gilbert, iowa state center and ames municipal airport. this includes interstate 35 between mile markers 110 and 125. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central iowa.
5/17/2017 3:45 PM CDT At 344 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over ames, moving north 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, ames, nevada, story city, roland, gilbert, iowa state center, kelley and ames municipal airport. this includes interstate 35 between mile markers 106 and 126. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central iowa.
5/17/2017 3:28 PM CDT At 327 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over slater, or 10 miles northwest of ankeny, moving north 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.
5/16/2017 9:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 5/16/2017 10:03 PM CDT At 957 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near nevada, 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, ames, nevada, story city, state center, roland, gilbert, colo, hubbard, zearing, radcliffe, mccallsburg, randall, clemons, st. anthony, garden city and drake airport. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 106 and 131.
5/16/2017 9:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 5/16/2017 9:47 PM CDT At 942 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over iowa state center, or over ames, moving east at 50 mph (emergency management). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail two miles north of luther at 937 pm. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
3/6/2017 6:55 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 3/6/2017 7:00 PM CST At 653 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near roland to 9 miles north of lakeside casino, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated. at 6:45pm 67 mph wind was reported at the ames airport. 50-60 mph wind was observed at 6:41pm at the national weather service office in north johnston). 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, des moines, ames, west des moines, ankeny, urbandale, johnston, clive, indianola, altoona, waukee, boone, norwalk, pleasant hill, grimes, perry, nevada, winterset, adel, windsor heights and carlisle. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 44 and 72, and between mile markers 87 and 126. interstate 80 between mile markers 99 and 149. interstate 235 between mile markers 1 and 14. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for central, south central and southwestern iowa.
3/6/2017 6:30 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 3/6/2017 6:35 PM CST At 629 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles north of boone to 7 miles northeast of green valley lake, 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.
9/9/2016 3:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 9/9/2016 3:11 PM CDT At 306 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jewell junction to near story city to near gilbert, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, story city, jewell junction, gilbert, ellsworth, stanhope, kamrar and randall. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 118 and 140.
9/9/2016 2:49 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 9/9/2016 2:55 PM CDT At 248 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 10 miles southwest of webster city to near boone, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. these severe storms will be near, jewell junction around 305 pm cdt. ames, story city and gilbert around 310 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include ellsworth, randall, kamrar, pilot mound, stanhope, dayton, fraser, stratford, boxholm and brushy creek st recreation area. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 116 and 140.
9/9/2016 2:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 9/9/2016 2:37 PM CDT At 233 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near gowrie, or 16 miles northeast of jefferson, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
8/19/2016 6:49 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 8/19/2016 6:53 PM CDT At 649 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near roland, or 8 miles northwest of nevada, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated. at 647pm...50 mph winds were reported in story city by the county emergency manager). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/17/2016 4:03 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 7/17/2016 4:06 AM CDT At 402 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near parkersburg to 8 miles west of grundy center to near iowa state center, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, ames, boone, nevada, iowa falls, eldora, story city, huxley, ogden, ackley, roland, jewell junction, gilbert, iowa state center, boone speedway, hubbard, zearing, radcliffe, ellsworth, union and mccallsburg.
7/17/2016 3:49 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 7/17/2016 3:54 AM CDT At 349 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles north of ackley to 6 miles northwest of eldora to near ogden, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, ames, boone, nevada, iowa falls, hampton, eldora, story city, huxley, ogden, ackley, roland, jewell junction, gilbert, iowa state center, boone speedway, hubbard, dayton, grand junction, alden and stratford.
7/17/2016 3:20 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 7/17/2016 3:23 AM CDT At 320 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles east of belmond to near big wall lake to 9 miles southwest of gowrie, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/6/2016 12:50 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 7/6/2016 12:54 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for story, southwestern hardin, southern hamilton and eastern boone counties will expire at 100 am cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and have exited the warned area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 600 am cdt for central iowa.
7/6/2016 12:46 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 7/6/2016 12:49 AM CDT At 1245 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles northeast of jewell junction to near huxley, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, ames, boone, nevada, story city, roland, jewell junction, gilbert, iowa state center, boone speedway, hubbard, radcliffe, ellsworth, stanhope, mccallsburg, kelley, randall, luther, garden city, ledges state park and boone municipal airport.
7/6/2016 12:31 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 7/6/2016 12:35 AM CDT At 1230 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from webster city to madrid, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, ames, boone, webster city, perry, nevada, iowa falls, story city, huxley, madrid, slater, roland, jewell junction, gilbert, woodward, iowa state center, boone speedway, maxwell, colo, hubbard and cambridge.
7/6/2016 12:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 7/6/2016 12:17 AM CDT At 1213 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles southeast of fort dodge to near perry, moving east at 50 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.
11/11/2015 3:58 PM CST The severe thunderstorm warning for western story, polk, northern warren, eastern boone and northeastern dallas counties will expire at 400 pm cst, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with these thunderstorms. a tornado watch remains in effect until 600 pm cst for south central iowa.
11/11/2015 3:07 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Gilbert, IA at 11/11/2015 3:10 PM CST At 307 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northwest of perry to 12 miles northeast of osceola, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
4/8/2015 10:34 PM CDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 1045 pm cdt for northwestern story county. at 1034 pm cdt. a severe thunderstorm was located near ames. moving northeast at 30 mph. hazard. quarter size hail. source. Radar indicated.
4/8/2015 10:21 PM CDT The national weather service in des moines has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. northwestern story county in central iowa. until 1045 pm cdt * at 1021 pm cdt. a severe thunderstorm was located near iowa state center. or near ames. Moving northeast at 30 mph.
4/12/2014 7:35 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 0.3 miles SE of Gilbert, IA, nickle to golfball sized hail reported in the area of us 69 and 130th st.