Hail Map for Graettinger, IA

The Graettinger, IA area has had 1 report of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 10 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Graettinger, IA on 37 occasions, including 4 occasions during the past year.

Name: Graettinger, IA
Where Located: 46.7 miles NNE of Storm Lake, IA
Map: Google Map for Graettinger, IA
Population: 844
Housing Units: 440
More Info: Search Google for Graettinger, IA
Request a Hail Impact Report for your Property

Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Graettinger, IA

Date / Time Report Details
9/20/2018 5:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 9/20/2018 5:44 PM CDT At 540 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of okamanpedan lake to 6 miles east of silver lake, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
8/28/2018 6:24 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 8/28/2018 6:28 AM CDT At 623 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near silver lake, or 10 miles southeast of spencer in clay county, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated. at 619 am cdt, trained spotters reported golf ball size hail 3 miles east of greenville in clay county). 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.
8/28/2018 6:21 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 8/28/2018 6:25 AM CDT At 620 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near webb, or 10 miles southeast of spencer in clay county, 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.
8/5/2018 4:07 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, 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 Graettinger, 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
7/25/2018 6:31 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 7/25/2018 6:36 PM CDT At 631 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles northeast of five island lake, or 14 miles northwest of algona, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, emmetsburg, five island lake, ingham lake, high lake, union slogh, graettinger, bancroft, burt, ringsted, fenton, lone rock, kearney state park and wolden county park.
7/25/2018 6:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 7/25/2018 6:08 PM CDT At 605 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near swan lake, or 13 miles east of estherville, 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.
5/29/2018 6:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 5/29/2018 6:59 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern emmet and central palo alto counties will expire at 700 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 gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 800 pm cdt for north central and northwestern iowa.
5/29/2018 6:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 5/29/2018 6:38 PM CDT At 634 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near high lake, or 10 miles north of emmetsburg, moving northwest 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, estherville, emmetsburg, swan lake, five island lake, ingham lake, high lake, graettinger, west bend, wallingford, gruver, cylinder, rodman, kearney state park, fort defiance state park, emmetsburg municipal airport, wolden county park and estherville municipal airport.
5/29/2018 6:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 5/29/2018 6:19 PM CDT At 614 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over five island lake, or near emmetsburg, moving northwest 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.
8/21/2017 2:12 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 8/21/2017 2:17 AM CDT At 212 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lost island lake, or 10 miles west of emmetsburg, moving northeast 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. Locations impacted include, lost island lake, ruthven and lost island lake state park.
8/21/2017 1:55 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 8/21/2017 1:58 AM CDT At 155 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near lost island lake, or 8 miles east of spencer in clay county, moving northeast 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.
8/18/2017 9:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 8/18/2017 9:53 PM CDT At 950 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near emmetsburg, moving southeast 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, emmetsburg, five island lake, silver lake, rush lake, lost island lake, graettinger, ruthven, mallard, ayrshire, cylinder, curlew, kearney state park, lost island lake state park and emmetsburg municipal airport.
8/18/2017 9:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 8/18/2017 9:30 PM CDT At 926 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lost island lake, or 12 miles east of spencer in clay county, moving southeast 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.
6/21/2017 10:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/21/2017 10:34 PM CDT At 1028 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over five island lake, or near emmetsburg, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, emmetsburg, five island lake, graettinger, cylinder, kearney state park and emmetsburg municipal airport.
6/21/2017 10:12 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/21/2017 10:15 PM CDT At 1012 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near lost island lake, or 7 miles west of emmetsburg, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
6/12/2017 11:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/12/2017 11:49 AM CDT At 1143 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near swan lake, or 13 miles east of estherville, 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, estherville, okamanpedan lake, iowa lake, swan lake, ingham lake, high lake, five island lake, armstrong, graettinger, swea city, ringsted, wallingford, gruver, dolliver, okamanpedan state park, wolden county park and estherville municipal airport.
6/12/2017 11:27 AM CDT Trained spotter reported heavy damage to corn and bean fields likely from hail... power lines down across the road... and numerous tree branches down. this is a delayed in palo alto county IA, 5.4 miles ENE of Graettinger, IA
6/12/2017 11:23 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/12/2017 11:26 AM CDT At 1122 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near lost island lake, or 8 miles northwest of emmetsburg, 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.
3/6/2017 4:04 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 3/6/2017 4:07 PM CST At 403 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near emmetsburg, 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.
7/17/2016 2:08 AM CDT Tree uprooted. time estimate in palo alto county IA, 0.2 miles S of Graettinger, IA
7/7/2016 1:56 AM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for palo alto, southeastern emmet, kossuth and northeastern pocahontas counties will expire at 200 am cdt, 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 are still possible with these thunderstorms. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 700 am cdt for north central and northwestern iowa.
7/7/2016 1:22 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 7/7/2016 1:27 AM CDT At 122 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lost island lake to 12 miles southwest of algona, moving east at 50 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, ingham lake and five island lake around 135 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include burt, swea city, ringsted, stinson prairie state park, titonka, sexton, whittemore, st. Benedict, lakota and kearney state park.
7/7/2016 1:09 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 7/7/2016 1:12 AM CDT At 109 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over silver lake, or 11 miles southwest of emmetsburg, moving northeast 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.
6/22/2016 2:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/22/2016 2:17 AM CDT At 213 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 13 miles west of smith pool to near marathon, moving southeast at 25 mph (public. at 206 am cdt...public reported a large tree branch down in webb. additionally, the algona awos measured a 59 mph wind gust). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, algona, emmetsburg, pocahontas, laurens, five island lake, silver lake, rush lake, lost island lake, armstrong, graettinger, west bend, ruthven, rolfe, burt, whittemore, gilmore city, ringsted, wesley, livermore and bode.
6/22/2016 2:02 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/22/2016 2:05 AM CDT At 201 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles east of swan lake to near marathon, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/17/2016 9:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/17/2016 9:11 PM CDT At 906 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 5 miles southwest of okamanpedan lake to near rush lake, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, estherville, emmetsburg, ingham lake, rush lake, iowa lake, okamanpedan lake, silver lake, lost island lake, swan lake, high lake, graettinger, ruthven, wallingford, ayrshire, gruver, dolliver, curlew, fort defiance state park, wolden county park and estherville municipal airport.
6/17/2016 8:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/17/2016 8:33 PM CDT At 828 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 3 miles northeast of superior to near webb, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
6/17/2016 8:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/17/2016 8:20 PM CDT At 817 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from iowa lake to near lost island lake, moving southeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, estherville, ingham lake, iowa lake, okamanpedan lake, lost island lake, swan lake, high lake, armstrong, graettinger, ruthven, ringsted, wallingford, gruver, dolliver, fort defiance state park, wolden county park, estherville municipal airport, okamanpedan state park and lost island lake state park.
6/17/2016 7:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/17/2016 7:49 PM CDT At 743 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near iowa lake to near milford, moving southeast at 25 mph (estherville asos measured wind gust of 51 kts). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
5/26/2016 1:18 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 5/26/2016 1:23 AM CDT At 117 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles east of iowa lake to 13 miles southeast of emmetsburg, moving east at 45 mph (trained weather spotters. at 1256 am...estherville asos measured 77 mph wind gusts. at 105 am, law enforcement reported several 3 to 5 inch tree limbs down in estherville). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, algona, emmetsburg, five island lake, ingham lake, iowa lake, smith pool, high lake, swan lake, armstrong, graettinger, west bend, bancroft, swea city, burt, whittemore, titonka, ringsted, fenton, mallard and lu verne.
5/26/2016 1:00 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 5/26/2016 1:04 AM CDT At 1259 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 3 miles southwest of ceylon to 7 miles east of rush lake, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated. at 1252 am cdt the estherville asos reported 65 mph winds). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
4/24/2016 6:42 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 4/24/2016 6:45 PM CDT At 640 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles south of high lake, or 8 miles north of emmetsburg, moving northeast at 45 mph (trained weather spotters. at 637 pm quarter size hail was reported in emmetsburg and 50 mph winds were reported by graettinger). 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, emmetsburg, five island lake, ingham lake, okamanpedan lake, swan lake, high lake, armstrong, graettinger, ringsted, gruver, dolliver, kearney state park, wolden county park, okamanpedan state park and emmetsburg municipal airport.
4/24/2016 6:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 4/24/2016 6:42 PM CDT At 638 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles northwest of five island lake, or 6 miles north of emmetsburg, moving northeast at 45 mph (trained weather spotters. at 637pm quarter size hail was reported in emmetsburg). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, emmetsburg, five island lake, ingham lake, okamanpedan lake, swan lake, high lake, armstrong, graettinger, ringsted, gruver, dolliver, kearney state park, wolden county park, okamanpedan state park and emmetsburg municipal airport.
4/24/2016 6:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 4/24/2016 6:36 PM CDT At 633 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 4 miles northwest of emmetsburg, 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.
6/22/2015 6:28 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/22/2015 6:31 AM CDT At 628 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 15 miles southeast of blue earth to 6 miles south of smith pool to 13 miles southwest of algona, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, estherville, algona, emmetsburg, pocahontas, dakota city, humboldt, laurens, iowa lake, swan lake, smith pool, ingham lake, okamanpedan lake, lost island lake, five island lake, high lake, silver lake, rush lake, armstrong, graettinger and west bend.
6/22/2015 5:58 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/22/2015 6:02 AM CDT At 558 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 3 miles west of iowa lake to 3 miles northwest of five island lake to near webb, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings.
6/22/2015 5:48 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/22/2015 5:52 AM CDT At 548 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near swan lake, or 7 miles east of estherville, moving east at 65 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. Locations impacted include, estherville, emmetsburg, lost island lake, iowa lake, swan lake, five island lake, high lake, ingham lake, silver lake, okamanpedan lake, armstrong, graettinger, ruthven, ringsted, wallingford, ayrshire, gruver, cylinder, dolliver and curlew.
6/22/2015 5:35 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Graettinger, IA at 6/22/2015 5:38 AM CDT At 535 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near superior, or 6 miles east of spirit lake, moving east at 65 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.
6/21/2013 7:16 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.2 miles S of Graettinger, IA, truck driver called emergency manager with hail report. hail grew from pea sized to quarter sized while on the phone. also heavy rain.