Hail Map for Hector, MN

The Hector, MN area has had 3 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 7 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Hector, MN on 40 occasions, including 3 occasions during the past year.

Name: Hector, MN
Where Located: 51.4 miles ESE of Montevideo, MN
Map: Google Map for Hector, MN
Population: 1151
Housing Units: 573
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Hector, MN

Date / Time Report Details
6/30/2019 11:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/30/2019 11:14 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southern redwood and eastern renville counties will expire at 1115 pm cdt, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 400 am cdt for south central minnesota. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service the twin cities.
6/30/2019 10:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/30/2019 10:59 PM CDT At 1056 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near hector, or 21 miles northeast of redwood falls, moving east 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, buffalo lake around 1105 pm cdt. stewart around 1115 pm cdt. Brownton around 1125 pm cdt.
6/30/2019 10:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/30/2019 10:55 PM CDT At 1052 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from hector to franklin to 7 miles southeast of wabasso, moving east at 50 mph. these are very dangerous storms (radar indicated. at 1045 pm, redwood falls airport gusted to 78 mph). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts. 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. These severe storms will be near, hector around 1055 pm cdt.
6/30/2019 10:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/30/2019 10:47 PM CDT At 1044 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near bird island to near morton to near wabasso, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. these severe storms will be near, bird island and franklin around 1050 pm cdt. hector around 1055 pm cdt. morgan around 1105 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include bechyn, seaforth, delhi, clements, lucan, revere, redwood falls airport, sanborn, danube and north redwood.
6/30/2019 10:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/30/2019 10:32 PM CDT At 1028 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near renville to 8 miles south of echo to 7 miles north of walnut grove, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, renville around 1035 pm cdt. olivia around 1040 pm cdt. redwood falls, bird island and lamberton around 1045 pm cdt. morton around 1050 pm cdt. morgan and franklin around 1055 pm cdt. hector around 1100 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include bechyn, seaforth, delhi, clements, lucan, revere, redwood falls airport, sanborn, belview and milroy. This includes jackpot junction casino.
6/4/2019 3:29 PM CDT Hector airport id 1d in renville county MN, 0.6 miles NNE of Hector, MN
6/4/2019 3:17 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/4/2019 3:20 PM CDT At 317 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over hector, or 17 miles southwest of hutchinson, 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.
6/4/2019 2:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/4/2019 2:53 PM CDT At 249 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over bird island, or 17 miles northeast of redwood falls, 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.
6/6/2018 3:57 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/6/2018 4:02 AM CDT At 356 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near grove city to near cosmos to near franklin, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, cosmos around 400 am cdt. litchfield around 405 am cdt. dassel around 415 am cdt. hutchinson, cokato and stewart around 420 am cdt. silver lake and brownton around 425 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include strout, corvuso, smith lake, sumter, greenleaf, darwin, biscay and lakeside.
6/6/2018 3:35 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/6/2018 3:38 AM CDT At 335 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near kandiyohi to near danube to belview, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, atwater and grove city around 345 am cdt. cosmos around 350 am cdt. litchfield around 355 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include bechyn, kandiyohi, strout, thorpe, corvuso, blomkest, priam, lake lillian and greenleaf.
5/24/2018 5:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 5/24/2018 5:10 PM CDT At 506 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near bird island, or 18 miles northeast of redwood falls, moving northeast 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, hector around 525 pm cdt. this includes u. s. Highway 212 between mile markers 81 and 93.
9/20/2017 1:31 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 9/20/2017 1:36 AM CDT At 131 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hector to near fairfax to sleepy eye, moving east at 50 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, buffalo lake around 135 am cdt. gibbon around 140 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include essig, st george, lakeside and evan.
9/20/2017 1:15 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 9/20/2017 1:18 AM CDT At 115 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from bird island to franklin to near springfield, 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, fairfax around 125 am cdt. sleepy eye and hector around 130 am cdt. gibbon and buffalo lake around 135 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include bechyn, essig, clements, danube, st george, lakeside, cobden and evan. This includes jackpot junction casino.
6/11/2017 7:36 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/11/2017 7:39 AM CDT At 735 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near manannah to cedar mills to near hutchinson airport to near st george, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include golf ball size hail and 70 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. These severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly rural areas of western meeker, east central redwood, eastern kandiyohi and eastern renville counties, including the following locations: litchfield airport, kandiyohi, redwood falls airport, strout, thorpe, corvuso, regal, lake lillian, greenleaf and green lake.
6/11/2017 7:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/11/2017 7:17 AM CDT At 713 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near new london to near lake lillian to 6 miles southwest of thorpe to near morton, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters damage and 70 mph winds with this storm). 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. these severe storms will be near, cosmos around 725 am cdt. fairfax around 730 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include bechyn, delhi, willmar airport, blomkest, lake lillian, green lake, cedar mills, litchfield airport, kandiyohi and redwood falls airport.
6/11/2017 6:50 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/11/2017 6:53 AM CDT At 648 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near benson to maynard to near minnesota falls to milroy, moving east at 60 mph (trained weather spotters measured 71 mph winds along with downed powerlines). 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, renville, raymond and prinsburg around 705 am cdt. willmar, redwood falls and olivia around 715 am cdt. new london, spicer, bird island and morton around 720 am cdt. franklin around 725 am cdt. hector and cosmos around 730 am cdt. fairfax, buffalo lake and grove city around 735 am cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include bechyn, delhi, willmar airport, blomkest, lake lillian, green lake, cedar mills, litchfield airport, kandiyohi and redwood falls airport. this includes the following highways, u. s. highway 12 between mile markers 64 and 101. u. s. highway 212 between mile markers 63 and 101. u. s. highway 8 in minnesota near mile marker 6. u. s. Highway 71 between mile markers 70 and 144.
3/6/2017 4:22 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 3/6/2017 4:25 PM CST The severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern sibley and eastern renville counties will expire at 430 pm cst, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and has exited the warned area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. a tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for south central and central minnesota.
3/6/2017 4:04 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 3/6/2017 4:07 PM CST At 404 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles southwest of hector, or 15 miles northeast of redwood falls, moving northeast at 55 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 storm will be near, hector and buffalo lake around 415 pm cst. other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include lakeside. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for south central and central minnesota.
3/6/2017 3:47 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 3/6/2017 3:52 PM CST At 347 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near redwood falls airport, or near redwood falls, moving northeast at 55 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, franklin and morton around 355 pm cst. hector and buffalo lake around 415 pm cst. stewart around 420 pm cst. other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include bechyn, delhi, clements, north redwood, lakeside and redwood falls airport. this includes the following highways, u. s. highway 212 between mile markers 76 and 101. u. s. highway 71 between mile markers 67 and 97. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for south central, central and southwestern minnesota.
8/4/2016 6:28 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 8/4/2016 6:32 AM CDT At 628 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near renville to north redwood to near clements, 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, olivia and franklin around 635 am cdt. bird island and morgan around 640 am cdt. fairfax and hector around 655 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include wanda, clements, north redwood, bechyn, danube, belview, evan, redwood falls airport, delhi and cobden.
8/4/2016 6:10 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 8/4/2016 6:14 AM CDT At 609 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near granite falls airport to vesta to near revere, 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, wabasso and sacred heart around 620 am cdt. redwood falls and renville around 625 am cdt. olivia, morgan and morton around 635 am cdt. bird island and franklin around 640 am cdt. fairfax around 650 am cdt. Hector around 655 am cdt.
7/16/2016 9:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 7/16/2016 9:06 PM CDT At 903 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near corvuso to near buffalo lake to near franklin, 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. these severe storms will be near, hutchinson and fairfax around 920 pm cdt. gibbon and stewart around 925 pm cdt. winthrop and brownton around 930 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include lake marion regional park, sumter, cedar mills, biscay, fernando, corvuso, lakeside and hutchinson airport.
7/16/2016 8:35 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 7/16/2016 8:38 PM CDT At 834 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lake lillian to near bird island to bechyn, moving southeast at 40 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. severe thunderstorms will be near, cosmos around 845 pm cdt. hector around 850 pm cdt. buffalo lake and franklin around 855 pm cdt. fairfax and stewart around 905 pm cdt. brownton around 910 pm cdt. hutchinson around 915 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include greenleaf, lake marion regional park, sumter, cedar mills, biscay, fernando, corvuso, lakeside, strout and hutchinson airport.
7/5/2016 5:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 7/5/2016 5:34 PM CDT At 528 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over brownton, or 10 miles south of hutchinson, moving east at 60 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 thunderstorm will remain over mainly rural areas of northeastern renville county, including the following locations: lakeside. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for central minnesota.
7/5/2016 4:52 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 7/5/2016 4:55 PM CDT At 452 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over blomkest, or 15 miles south of willmar, moving east at 55 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 thunderstorm will be near, bird island around 500 pm cdt. hector and buffalo lake around 515 pm cdt. other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include lakeside. this includes the following highways, u. s. highway 212 between mile markers 74 and 101. u. s. highway 71 between mile markers 97 and 109. A tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm cdt for central minnesota.
6/17/2016 4:20 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles WSW of Hector, MN, time estimated from radar.
6/17/2016 4:14 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/17/2016 4:18 PM CDT At 413 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over buffalo lake, or 17 miles southwest of hutchinson, moving south at 25 mph. one inch hail was reported in hectore at 412 pm (radar indicated). Hazards include ping pong ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. this severe thunderstorm will be near, fairfax around 440 pm cdt. gibbon around 445 pm cdt. this includes u. s. Highway 212 between mile markers 89 and 98.
6/17/2016 4:12 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.3 miles WSW of Hector, MN, .
6/17/2016 3:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/17/2016 3:48 PM CDT At 343 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near cosmos, or 17 miles west of hutchinson, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include half dollar size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. this severe thunderstorm will be near, hector around 400 pm cdt. buffalo lake around 405 pm cdt. this includes u. s. Highway 212 between mile markers 88 and 97.
6/17/2016 3:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/17/2016 3:52 PM CDT At 332 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near thorpe, or 18 miles west of hutchinson, moving south at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include half dollar size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. this severe thunderstorm will be near, hector around 400 pm cdt. buffalo lake around 405 pm cdt. this includes u. s. Highway 212 between mile markers 86 and 98.
7/17/2015 11:29 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 7/17/2015 11:33 PM CDT At 1129 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from hutchinson airport to near fernando to near clements, moving east at 45 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, hutchinson, gibbon and stewart around 1135 pm cdt. glencoe, sleepy eye, gaylord, lester prairie and winthrop around 1145 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include cobden, lake marion regional park, vesta, fernando, evan, delhi, seaforth, clements, sumter and biscay. this includes the following highways, u. s. highway 14 between mile markers 81 and 85. u. s. highway 212 between mile markers 81 and 127. u. s. Highway 71 between mile markers 62 and 91.
7/17/2015 11:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 7/17/2015 11:06 PM CDT At 1102 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near bird island to near bechyn to vesta, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. severe thunderstorms will be near, morton around 1110 pm cdt. hector and franklin around 1115 pm cdt. buffalo lake around 1120 pm cdt. redwood falls around 1125 pm cdt. fairfax and stewart around 1130 pm cdt. morgan, gibbon and brownton around 1140 pm cdt. glencoe, winthrop and lafayette around 1145 pm cdt. other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include cobden, lake marion regional park, vesta, fernando, evan, delhi, seaforth, clements, sumter and biscay. this includes the following highways, u. s. highway 14 between mile markers 81 and 85. u. s. highway 212 between mile markers 76 and 127. u. s. Highway 71 between mile markers 62 and 97.
6/20/2015 4:41 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/20/2015 4:45 AM CDT At 441 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near olivia to fairfax, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, gibbon around 450 am cdt. stewart around 500 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include lakeside.
6/20/2015 4:32 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/20/2015 4:36 AM CDT At 432 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from renville to near morton, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. these severe storms will be near, franklin and morton around 435 am cdt. olivia and fairfax around 445 am cdt. buffalo lake around 455 am cdt. stewart around 500 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include bechyn, danube and lakeside.
6/20/2015 4:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Hector, MN at 6/20/2015 4:17 AM CDT At 413 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from wood lake to wabasso, moving northeast at 55 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, sacred heart around 425 am cdt. morton around 430 am cdt. renville and franklin around 435 am cdt. olivia and fairfax around 445 am cdt. buffalo lake around 455 am cdt. stewart around 500 am cdt. Other locations impacted by these severe thunderstorms include minnesota falls, lakeside, bechyn and danube.
5/17/2015 8:00 AM CDT A tree was reported down along with shingles blown off of a roo in renville county MN, 0.3 miles WSW of Hector, MN
9/3/2014 8:45 AM CDT Hen Egg sized hail reported 0.3 miles WSW of Hector, MN, pea sized up to 2 inch long eliptical.
6/21/2013 10:25 PM CDT Scattered large branches dow in renville county MN, 0.3 miles WSW of Hector, MN
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Two foot trees dow in renville county MN, 2.3 miles SW of Hector, MN