Hail Map for Helena, GA

The Helena, GA area has had 2 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 Helena, GA on 40 occasions, including 3 occasions during the past year.

Name: Helena, GA
Where Located: 39.7 miles N of Douglas, GA
Map: Google Map for Helena, GA
Population: 2883
Housing Units: 825
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Helena, GA

Date / Time Report Details
7/22/2018 5:01 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 7/22/2018 5:07 PM EDT At 501 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near cadwell, or 10 miles northeast of eastman, moving 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.
6/28/2018 3:36 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 6/28/2018 3:40 PM EDT At 336 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near uvalda to near mcrae, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, mcrae, alamo, mount vernon, helena, lumber city, glenwood, uvalda, ailey, scotland, towns, spring hill, landsburg, little ocmulgee state park, jordan and charlotteville.
6/28/2018 3:15 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 6/28/2018 3:18 PM EDT At 315 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from mount vernon to near achord, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/28/2018 4:31 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 5/28/2018 4:35 PM EDT At 431 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near scotland, or near mcrae, moving north at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, mcrae, alamo, helena, milan, scotland, towns, spring hill, little ocmulgee state park and workmore.
5/28/2018 4:13 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 5/28/2018 4:16 PM EDT At 413 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near snipesville, or 10 miles west of hazlehurst, moving north at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/21/2017 5:41 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 9/21/2017 5:46 PM EDT At 541 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over alamo, moving south 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.
7/16/2017 4:53 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 7/16/2017 4:56 PM EDT At 452 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over spring hill, or 10 miles south of alamo, moving northeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, mcrae, alamo, helena, lumber city, scotland, towns, spring hill, little ocmulgee state park, jordan and workmore.
7/16/2017 4:18 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 7/16/2017 4:23 PM EDT At 418 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near workmore, or 12 miles south of mcrae, 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.
4/5/2017 4:30 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 4/5/2017 4:35 PM EDT At 429 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over workmore, or 11 miles south of mcrae, moving northeast 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. locations impacted include, mcrae, alamo, mount vernon, vidalia, helena, lumber city, glenwood, milan, uvalda, ailey, scotland, chauncey, higgston, alston, jacksonville, towns, horse creek wma, spring hill, mcnatt falls and jay bird springs. A tornado watch remains in effect until 800 pm edt for central and southeastern georgia.
4/5/2017 4:04 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 4/5/2017 4:10 PM EDT At 404 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over china hill, or 14 miles northeast of fitzgerald, moving east at 60 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.
4/3/2017 3:51 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern laurens, southeastern dodge, northern toombs, central telfair, southern treutlen, wheeler and montgomery counties will expire at 400 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 pm edt for central, southeastern and east central georgia.
4/3/2017 3:10 PM EDT At 310 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over milan, or 9 miles west of mcrae, 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.
4/3/2017 2:32 PM EDT At 231 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from montrose to near gresston to amboy, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
1/22/2017 4:40 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 1/22/2017 4:45 PM EST At 438 pm est, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over chauncey, or 8 miles southeast of eastman, moving northeast at 60 mph (radar indicated rotation. this storm has had a history of producing a very strong tornado with extensive damage observed). Hazards include tornado and quarter size hail. 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. Locations impacted include, mcrae, eastman, alamo, helena, milan, rhine, scotland, chauncey, union, cedar grove, jay bird springs, five points, achord, little ocmulgee state park and godwinsville.
1/22/2017 4:25 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 1/22/2017 4:30 PM EST At 424 pm est, a confirmed large and extremely dangerous tornado was located over abbeville, moving northeast at 60 mph. this is a particularly dangerous situation. take cover now! (public confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado. You are in a life-threatening situation. flying debris may be deadly to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be destroyed. considerable damage to homes, businesses, and vehicles is likely and complete destruction is possible. Locations impacted include, mcrae, eastman, abbeville, alamo, helena, milan, cadwell, rhine, scotland, chauncey, union, cedar grove, antioch church, jay bird springs, browning, five points, achord, little ocmulgee state park and godwinsville.
1/22/2017 4:13 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 1/22/2017 4:17 PM EST At 412 pm est, a confirmed large and extremely dangerous tornado was located over owensboro, or 11 miles southwest of abbeville, moving northeast at 60 mph. this is a particularly dangerous situation. take cover now! (public confirmed tornado). Hazards include damaging tornado. You are in a life-threatening situation. flying debris may be deadly to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be destroyed. Considerable damage to homes, businesses, and vehicles is likely and complete destruction is possible.
1/21/2017 1:31 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 1/21/2017 1:34 PM EST At 130 pm est, severe thunderstorms were located extending from near lowery to near jay bird springs to near bowens mill, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
1/2/2017 11:31 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 1/2/2017 11:34 PM EST At 1131 pm est, a severe thunderstorm was located near chauncey, or 9 miles southeast of eastman, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
12/13/2016 3:27 PM EST The tornado warning for wheeler county will expire at 330 pm est, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer appears capable of producing a tornado. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire.
12/13/2016 3:14 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 12/13/2016 3:18 PM EST At 314 pm est, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near alamo, moving east at 35 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. Locations impacted include, alamo, glenwood, scotland, landsburg, jordan and little ocmulgee state park.
12/13/2016 2:53 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 12/13/2016 2:56 PM EST At 252 pm est, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near jay bird springs, or 9 miles east of eastman, moving east at 35 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.
6/17/2016 9:00 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 6/17/2016 9:04 PM EDT At 900 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near milan to near rhine, moving east 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, helena, milan, scotland, jacksonville, workmore, china hill, horse creek wma and temperance.
6/17/2016 8:44 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 6/17/2016 8:49 PM EDT At 844 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near chauncey to near abbeville, 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, eastman, helena, milan, scotland, chauncey, jacksonville, workmore, little ocmulgee state park, china hill, godwinsville, achord, five points, horse creek wma, temperance and jay bird springs.
6/17/2016 8:04 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 6/17/2016 8:07 PM EDT At 804 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over eastman, 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, eastman, helena, milan, scotland, chauncey, workmore, godwinsville, achord, five points, little ocmulgee state park, jay bird springs and plainfield.
6/17/2016 6:51 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 6/17/2016 6:56 PM EDT At 651 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles west of uvalda to rhine, moving south 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, helena, lumber city, milan, rhine, scotland, chauncey, jacksonville, towns, workmore, little ocmulgee state park, china hill, jordan, achord, five points, horse creek wma, temperance and spring hill.
6/17/2016 6:27 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 6/17/2016 6:33 PM EDT At 627 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near glenwood to near rhine, 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, eastman, alamo, helena, lumber city, glenwood, milan, rhine, scotland, chauncey, jacksonville, union, towns, workmore, china hill, jordan, horse creek wma, landsburg, spring hill and little ocmulgee state park.
6/17/2016 6:19 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 6/17/2016 6:23 PM EDT At 619 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near alamo to near chauncey, moving southeast 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, eastman, alamo, helena, glenwood, milan, scotland, chauncey, union, little ocmulgee state park, godwinsville, achord, five points, cedar grove and jay bird springs.
6/17/2016 6:07 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 6/17/2016 6:13 PM EDT At 607 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles northwest of alamo to eastman, 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, eastman, alamo, helena, glenwood, milan, cadwell, scotland, chauncey, union, little ocmulgee state park, godwinsville, achord, five points, cedar grove, jay bird springs, gresston and plainfield.
6/17/2016 5:49 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 6/17/2016 5:53 PM EDT At 549 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near chester to near cochran, moving southeast 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, cochran, eastman, alamo, helena, chester, glenwood, milan, cadwell, scotland, chauncey, rentz, union, yonkers, gresston, dubois, little ocmulgee state park, roddy, godwinsville and achord.
5/3/2016 6:30 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 5/3/2016 6:35 PM EDT At 630 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near scotland, or 8 miles southeast of mcrae, 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, helena, lumber city, scotland, towns, workmore and horse creek wma.
5/3/2016 6:05 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 5/3/2016 6:10 PM EDT At 605 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near jacksonville, or 13 miles northeast of fitzgerald, moving northeast 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, helena, lumber city, milan, scotland, jacksonville, towns, workmore, china hill, horse creek wma and temperance.
7/10/2015 7:23 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 7/10/2015 7:27 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for telfair county will expire at 730 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer pose an immediate threat to life or property. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service peachtree city.
7/10/2015 6:46 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 7/10/2015 6:49 PM EDT At 645 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near scotland, or 7 miles southeast of mcrae, moving southwest at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, lumber city, scotland, jacksonville, towns, workmore, china hill and horse creek wma.
7/2/2015 4:19 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 7/2/2015 4:22 PM EDT At 419 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over chauncey, or 9 miles southeast of eastman, moving east 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, helena, milan, rhine, chauncey, workmore, godwinsville, achord, five points, jay bird springs and china hill.
7/2/2015 4:06 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Helena, GA at 7/2/2015 4:09 PM EDT At 406 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near eastman, moving east 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, eastman, helena, milan, rhine, chauncey, union, workmore, godwinsville, achord, five points, jay bird springs and china hill.
6/3/2015 2:37 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for central wheeler and northeastern telfair counties will expire at 245 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning is weakening, and therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however small hail, .gusty winds and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service peachtree city.
6/3/2015 2:13 PM EDT At 212 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over mcrae, 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, alamo, helena, scotland, towns, jordan, the little ocmulgee state park and spring hill.
4/25/2015 8:17 PM EDT At 817 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near scotland to near lumber city, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 65 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, alamo, lumber city, uvalda, scotland, alston, towns, cedar crossing, johnson corner, rock springs, charlotteville, toombs central, jordan, south thompson, english eddy, grays landing, spring hill, mcnatt falls and little ocmulgee state park. 0. 75in.
4/25/2015 7:57 PM EDT At 756 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near milan to jacksonville, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. other locations in the warning include but are not limited to mcrae, alamo, helena, lumber city, milan, uvalda, scotland, alston, jacksonville, towns, workmore, cedar crossing, johnson corner, rock springs, charlotteville, little ocmulgee state park, toombs central, jordan, south thompson and horse creek wma. 0. 75in.
3/31/2015 10:07 PM EDT The national weather service in peachtree city has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. montgomery county in central georgia. toombs county in southeastern georgia. wheeler county in central georgia. Eastern telfair county in central georgia.
3/24/2013 6:57 AM EDT A few trees were blown down on the golf cours in wheeler county GA, 1.2 miles SW of Helena, GA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 1.6 miles ENE of Helena, GA
10/13/2011 6:07 PM EDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.7 miles NNE of Helena, GA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Storm damage reported in telfair county GA, 0.7 miles NNE of Helena, GA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Telfair-wheeler 911 reported 1 downed trees in wheeler count in wheeler county GA, 3.4 miles SW of Helena, GA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Telfair-wheeler 911 reported 2 downed trees in wheeler and telfair countie in wheeler county GA, 3.4 miles SW of Helena, GA