Hail Map for Humboldt, IA

The Humboldt, IA area has had 13 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 21 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Humboldt, IA on 30 occasions, including 4 occasions during the past year.

Name: Humboldt, IA
Where Located: 50 miles E of Storm Lake, IA
Map: Google Map for Humboldt, IA
Population: 4690
Housing Units: 2246
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Humboldt, IA

Date / Time Report Details
8/18/2017 10:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 8/18/2017 10:37 PM CDT At 1031 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near humboldt, or 7 miles west of dakota city, 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, pocahontas, dakota city, humboldt, rolfe, gilmore city, palmer, havelock, rutland, bradgate, plover, ottosen, pioneer, pocahontas municipal airport, frank a gotch state park and humboldt municipal airport.
8/18/2017 10:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 8/18/2017 10:07 PM CDT At 1002 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles north of pocahontas, moving south 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.
5/17/2017 5:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 5/17/2017 5:16 PM CDT At 510 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over dakota city, moving north at 55 mph (radar indicated. at 500 pm...a 59 mph wind gust was reported by a weather station near fort dodge). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/16/2017 9:28 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for webster, southwestern wright, humboldt and western hamilton counties will expire at 930 pm cdt, the severe thunderstorm which prompted the warning has moved out of the warned area. therefore, the warning has been cancelled. a severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until midnight cdt for central and north central iowa. a severe thunderstorm watch also remains in effect until 300 am cdt for central and north central iowa. remember, a severe thunderstorm warning still remains in effect for 1015 pm cdt.
5/16/2017 9:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 5/16/2017 9:31 PM CDT At 925 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles north of eagle grove, or 8 miles west of clarion, moving northeast at 50 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/16/2017 9:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 5/16/2017 9:16 PM CDT At 911 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near eagle grove, or 10 miles northwest of webster city, moving northeast at 55 mph (trained weather spotters). 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, fort dodge, webster city, clarion, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, gowrie, fort dodge regional airport, big wall lake, dayton, stratford, goldfield, coalville, badger, otho, lehigh, duncombe, livermore, callender and harcourt.
5/16/2017 8:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 5/16/2017 8:54 PM CDT At 847 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near gowrie, or 11 miles southwest of fort dodge, moving northeast at 55 mph (70 mph wind gusts have been measured at several locations). 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.
5/15/2017 5:28 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 5.8 miles W of Humboldt, IA, 6 miles east of humboldt along highway 3.
5/15/2017 5:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 5/15/2017 5:30 PM CDT At 524 pm cdt, a line of severe thunderstorms was located from near eagle grove to around mason city, moving east at 25 mph. most of the line is producing wind gusts to near 60 mph and quarter sized hail. however, a particularly strong thunderstorm moving from southeastern humboldt into wright county is producing hail up to the size of hen eggs (radar indicated). 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. locations impacted include, mason city, hampton, clarion, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, belmond, sheffield, rockwell, big wall lake, elm lake, mason city municipal airport, kanawha, goldfield, dows, latimer, thornton, coulter, meservey and renwick. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 151 and 194.
5/15/2017 5:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 5/15/2017 5:23 PM CDT At 518 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near mason city to near eagle grove, moving east at 50 mph. this warning replaces severe thunderstorm warnings that were previously in effect (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.
5/15/2017 5:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 5/15/2017 5:18 PM CDT At 512 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 13 miles southeast of algona, 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, dakota city, humboldt, gilmore city, livermore, bode, lu verne, renwick, thor, rutland, bradgate, hardy, frank a gotch state park and humboldt municipal airport.
5/15/2017 4:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 5/15/2017 4:59 PM CDT At 453 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles northwest of humboldt, or 10 miles northwest of dakota city, 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.
4/19/2017 7:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 4/19/2017 7:40 PM CDT At 736 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles north of manson, or 10 miles southeast of pocahontas, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
3/6/2017 5:37 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 3/6/2017 5:40 PM CST At 537 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 14 miles north of eagle grove to 8 miles west of webster city to 9 miles southeast of gowrie, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). 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.
3/6/2017 5:29 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 3/6/2017 5:33 PM CST At 528 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles southeast of algona to near dakota city to 6 miles south of fort dodge, moving northeast at 70 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, fort dodge, dakota city, humboldt, fort dodge regional airport, coalville, badger, otho, duncombe, wesley, livermore, callender, lu verne, renwick, thor, vincent, moorland, st. joseph, hardy, st. benedict and irvington. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for central, north central and west central iowa.
3/6/2017 5:25 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 3/6/2017 5:30 PM CST At 524 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles south of algona to near fort dodge regional airport, moving northeast at 60 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, fort dodge, dakota city, humboldt, fort dodge regional airport, coalville, badger, otho, gilmore city, duncombe, wesley, livermore, callender, bode, lu verne, renwick, barnum, thor, vincent, moorland and clare. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for central, north central and west central iowa.
3/6/2017 5:14 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 3/6/2017 5:18 PM CST At 514 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles northwest of forest city, moving northeast at 60 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, algona, forest city, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, lake mills, britt, smith pool, eagle lake, rice lake, buffalo center, bancroft, kanawha, goldfield, badger, burt, thompson, titonka, wesley and livermore. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for central and north central iowa.
3/6/2017 5:00 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 3/6/2017 5:05 PM CST At 500 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pocahontas to 6 miles east of rockwell city, moving northeast 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.
3/6/2017 4:58 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 3/6/2017 5:05 PM CST At 457 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near eagle grove, or 10 miles east of dakota city. a second severe storm was located near wesley. both storms were moving north at 70 mph (radar indicated. these storms have a history of producing golfball sized hail). 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.
3/6/2017 4:50 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 3/6/2017 4:53 PM CST At 449 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near fort dodge regional airport, or near fort dodge, moving north at 65 mph (trained weather spotters). 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. locations impacted include, fort dodge, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, fort dodge regional airport, goldfield, badger, duncombe, thor, vincent, frank a gotch state park, eagle grove municipal airport, sportsman park and humboldt municipal airport. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for central and north central iowa.
3/6/2017 4:41 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 3/6/2017 4:44 PM CST At 441 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near fort dodge, moving north at 65 mph (radar indicated). 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.
3/6/2017 4:40 PM CST Hen Egg sized hail reported 0.4 miles SSW of Humboldt, IA, public report relayed by media on twitter.
3/6/2017 4:40 PM CST Golf Ball sized hail reported 0.4 miles NW of Humboldt, IA, public reported golf ball sized hail in humboldt.
3/6/2017 4:38 PM CST Quarter sized hail reported 0.4 miles NW of Humboldt, IA, .
3/6/2017 4:37 PM CST Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 0.4 miles SSW of Humboldt, IA, .
3/6/2017 4:35 PM CST Ping Pong Ball sized hail reported 0.4 miles NW of Humboldt, IA, .
3/6/2017 4:35 PM CST Quarter sized hail reported 5.4 miles NNW of Humboldt, IA, pea to quarter sized hail for 5 minutes. delayed report. .
3/6/2017 4:29 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 3/6/2017 4:34 PM CST At 429 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near fort dodge regional airport, or near fort dodge, moving northeast at 80 mph (trained weather spotters). 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.
8/19/2016 5:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 8/19/2016 5:49 PM CDT At 544 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles northwest of gowrie, or 11 miles southeast of rockwell city, 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, fort dodge regional airport around 615 pm cdt. fort dodge around 620 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include rinard, callender, coalville, frank a gotch state park, moorland, woodman hollow state park, lizard creek state recreation area, barnum, badger and otho.
7/17/2016 3:09 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 7/17/2016 3:14 AM CDT At 308 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near britt to eagle grove to 9 miles southwest of fort dodge, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, fort dodge, webster city, garner, clarion, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, belmond, britt, fort dodge regional airport, elm lake, big wall lake, kanawha, goldfield, coalville, badger, otho, klemme, lehigh and duncombe.
7/17/2016 2:55 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 7/17/2016 2:59 AM CDT At 255 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 10 miles west of britt to near dakota city to north twin lake, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, fort dodge, webster city, algona, garner, clarion, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, belmond, britt, manson, fort dodge regional airport, big wall lake, north twin lake, elm lake, west bend, pomeroy, kanawha, goldfield and fonda.
7/17/2016 2:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 7/17/2016 2:47 AM CDT At 242 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near algona to 11 miles west of humboldt to 7 miles northwest of north twin lake, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
9/6/2015 6:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 9/6/2015 6:30 PM CDT At 627 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles east of pocahontas, moving northeast at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. this severe storm will be near, humboldt around 645 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include humboldt municipal airport, pioneer, bradgate, gilmore city, rutland and palmer.
9/6/2015 6:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 9/6/2015 6:18 PM CDT At 614 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles northwest of manson, or 9 miles south of pocahontas, moving northeast at 40 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. this severe storm will be near, humboldt around 645 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include humboldt municipal airport, bradgate, gilmore city, rutland, pioneer, twin lakes state park, twin lakes and palmer.
9/6/2015 6:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 9/6/2015 6:08 PM CDT At 604 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles northwest of north twin lake, or 10 miles northwest of rockwell city, 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. this severe thunderstorm will be near, manson around 615 pm cdt. dakota city and humboldt around 645 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this severe thunderstorm include humboldt municipal airport, bradgate, gilmore city, rutland, pioneer, twin lakes state park and twin lakes.
6/22/2015 9:24 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 6/22/2015 9:28 AM CDT At 924 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles southeast of dakota city, 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.
6/22/2015 7:09 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 6/22/2015 7:12 AM CDT At 708 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles west of lake mills to 7 miles east of dakota city to 4 miles south of rockwell city, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, fort dodge, forest city, garner, clarion, pocahontas, rockwell city, dakota city, humboldt, eagle grove, britt, lake city, manson, fort dodge regional airport, north twin lake, eagle lake, south twin lake, pomeroy, kanawha, goldfield and fonda.
6/22/2015 6:55 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 6/22/2015 6:58 AM CDT At 655 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 6 miles northeast of dakota city, moving east at 70 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, clarion around 710 am cdt. belmond and elm lake around 715 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include renwick, goldfield, belmond municipal airport, hardy and clarion municipal airport.
6/22/2015 6:43 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, IA at 6/22/2015 6:46 AM CDT At 642 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles south of blue earth to 9 miles northeast of pocahontas to 4 miles west of sac city, moving east at 60 mph (emergency management). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/22/2015 6:28 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Humboldt, 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 Humboldt, 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.
5/3/2015 8:05 PM CDT At 804 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles west of fort dodge regional airport, or 7 miles west of fort dodge, 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. locations impacted include, fort dodge, dakota city, humboldt, fort dodge regional airport, coalville, badger, otho, duncombe, barnum, moorland, clare, pioneer, lizard creek state recreation area, frank a gotch state park and humboldt municipal airport. 1. 00in.
5/3/2015 7:47 PM CDT At 747 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northeast of manson, or 13 miles southwest of dakota city, 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.
5/3/2015 7:43 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern pocahontas, humboldt, southern kossuth and southwestern hancock counties will expire at 745 pm cdt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire.
5/3/2015 7:33 PM CDT At 732 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwest of eagle grove, or 8 miles east of dakota city, 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.
5/3/2015 7:02 PM CDT At 702 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles southwest of algona, 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.
6/16/2014 6:14 PM CDT Grapefruit sized hail reported 5.9 miles S of Humboldt, IA, hail measurdec 3.5 inches in diameter
6/16/2014 6:07 PM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 3.9 miles E of Humboldt, IA
5/14/2013 4:43 PM CDT Trained spotter reported wind gusts estimated between 60 and 75 mph along with a large dust cloud near a thunderstor in humboldt county IA, 4.5 miles N of Humboldt, IA
4/9/2013 5:53 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.4 miles NW of Humboldt, IA
4/9/2013 5:46 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 2.9 miles E of Humboldt, IA, quarter size hail along highway 3
4/9/2013 5:42 PM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 3.9 miles E of Humboldt, IA, hail covering the ground. up to quarter size.
5/3/2012 7:57 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 6.8 miles W of Humboldt, IA
5/3/2012 4:35 AM CDT Several trees and large limbs down across humboldt. one tree fell onto a house. delayed report. time estimated from rada in humboldt county IA, 0.4 miles SSW of Humboldt, IA