Hail Map for Ideal, GA

The Ideal, GA area has had 0 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 18 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Ideal, GA on 46 occasions, including 7 occasions during the past year.

Name: Ideal, GA
Where Located: 77.1 miles ESE of Auburn, AL
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Population: 499
Housing Units: 248
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Ideal, GA

Date / Time Report Details
5/10/2024 12:48 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 5/10/2024 1:42 AM EDT the severe thunderstorm warning has been cancelled and is no longer in effect
5/10/2024 12:38 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 5/10/2024 1:15 AM EDT the severe thunderstorm warning has been cancelled and is no longer in effect
5/10/2024 12:38 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 5/10/2024 1:15 AM EDT At 1238 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near fountainville, or near ellaville, moving east 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, ellaville, oglethorpe, montezuma, byromville, ideal, dooling, murrays crossroads, whitewater state park, clearview, fountainville, bartlett, and walls crossing.
5/10/2024 12:13 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 5/10/2024 12:51 AM EDT Svrffc the national weather service in peachtree city has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for, macon county in west central georgia, central marion county in west central georgia, northwestern dooly county in central georgia, central schley county in west central georgia, * until 100 am edt. * at 1213 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over buena vista, moving east 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.
3/15/2024 3:53 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 3/15/2024 4:05 PM EDT Svrffc the national weather service in peachtree city has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for, southwestern macon county in west central georgia, southeastern marion county in west central georgia, schley county in west central georgia, * until 430 pm edt. * at 353 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over walls crossing, or near ellaville, moving east 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.
1/9/2024 9:38 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 1/9/2024 10:58 AM EST At 938 am est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near wesley church to near rupert to leveretts, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
8/15/2023 6:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 8/15/2023 6:44 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for macon and northwestern dooly counties will expire at 630 pm edt, 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.
8/15/2023 6:11 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 8/15/2023 6:29 PM EDT At 610 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near garden valley, or 7 miles northwest of oglethorpe, moving east 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, oglethorpe, montezuma, marshallville, ideal, dooling, whitewater state park, clearview, fountainville, garden valley, winchester, bartlett, and hicks. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 0. 75 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
8/15/2023 6:03 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 8/15/2023 6:06 PM EDT At 603 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over ideal, or 9 miles northwest of oglethorpe, moving east 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, ellaville, oglethorpe, montezuma, marshallville, ideal, dooling, whitewater state park, fountainville, garden valley, hicks, clearview, winchester, and bartlett. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 0. 75 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
8/15/2023 5:46 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 8/15/2023 5:52 PM EDT At 546 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rupert, or 10 miles north of ellaville, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
8/10/2023 12:03 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 8/10/2023 12:08 AM EDT At 1203 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over ideal, or 9 miles northwest of oglethorpe, moving southeast 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, oglethorpe, ideal, whitewater state park, fountainville, garden valley, bartlett, and hicks. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 1. 00 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
8/9/2023 11:52 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 8/10/2023 12:02 AM EDT At 1152 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over ideal, or 10 miles northeast of ellaville, moving southeast 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, oglethorpe, ideal, murrays crossroads, whitewater state park, fountainville, rupert, garden valley, bartlett, and hicks. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 1. 00 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
8/9/2023 11:35 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 8/9/2023 11:43 PM EDT At 1135 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over rupert, or 10 miles south of butler, moving southeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
8/3/2023 7:08 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 8/3/2023 7:23 PM EDT At 708 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from payne to near horns to near green island hills, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/5/2023 7:41 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 7/5/2023 8:07 PM EDT At 741 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over ideal, or 7 miles northwest of oglethorpe, moving southeast 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, ellaville, oglethorpe, montezuma, ideal, murrays crossroads, whitewater state park, fountainville, rupert, garden valley and bartlett. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 1. 00 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
7/5/2023 7:24 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 7/5/2023 7:51 PM EDT At 724 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over ideal, or 11 miles south of butler, moving southeast at 5 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.
6/25/2023 8:53 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 6/26/2023 4:09 AM EDT At 853 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from fountainville to zellobee to fort mitchell, moving south at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/25/2023 8:27 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 6/25/2023 8:56 PM EDT At 826 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near tuckers crossroad to sand bed to garden valley, moving south at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
1/12/2023 5:39 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 1/25/2023 3:38 AM EST At 539 pm est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near howard to near tazewell to near zellobee, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/8/2022 3:32 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 7/8/2022 3:43 PM EDT At 331 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over charing, or 8 miles southwest of butler, moving east at 5 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/24/2022 7:30 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 6/24/2022 7:40 PM EDT At 729 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over montezuma, or over oglethorpe, moving south at 10 mph (radar indicated). 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. locations impacted include, oglethorpe, montezuma, ideal, dooling, andersonville national historic, whitewater state park, clearview, fountainville and bartlett. thunderstorm damage threat, considerable hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 1. 75 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 70 mph.
6/24/2022 7:02 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 6/24/2022 7:13 PM EDT At 702 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near whitewater state park, or near oglethorpe, 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.
6/15/2022 7:42 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 6/15/2022 7:47 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northern macon and southeastern taylor counties will expire at 745 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire.
6/15/2022 7:21 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 6/15/2022 7:34 PM EDT At 720 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over garden valley, or 8 miles north of oglethorpe, moving southwest 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, reynolds, ideal, whitewater state park, garden valley, winchester, bartlett, hicks and potterville. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 1. 00 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
6/15/2022 6:53 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 6/15/2022 7:05 PM EDT At 653 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over marshallville, or 8 miles southwest of fort valley, moving southwest 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.
4/5/2022 3:05 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 4/5/2022 4:27 PM EDT At 304 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near perry to near byromville to near georgia veterans memorial st pk, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, americus, ellaville, oglethorpe, montezuma, marshallville, plains, ideal, leslie, andersonville, de soto, desoto, smithville, cobb, sumter, lamar, murrays crossroads, whitewater state park, croxton crossroads, new era and la crosse. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 0. 75 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
4/5/2022 2:53 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 4/6/2022 4:27 AM EDT At 252 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near marshallville to near andersonville to leslie, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, americus, ellaville, oglethorpe, montezuma, marshallville, plains, ideal, leslie, andersonville, de soto, desoto, smithville, cobb, sumter, lamar, murrays crossroads, whitewater state park, croxton crossroads, new era and rupert. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 0. 75 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
4/5/2022 2:44 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 4/5/2022 4:39 PM EDT At 244 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near hicks to shiloh to near sumter, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, americus, ellaville, oglethorpe, preston, montezuma, marshallville, plains, ideal, leslie, andersonville, de soto, desoto, smithville, cobb, sumter, putnam, lamar, murrays crossroads, whitewater state park and croxton crossroads. hail threat, radar indicated max hail size, 0. 75 in wind threat, radar indicated max wind gust, 60 mph.
4/5/2022 2:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 4/6/2022 5:11 AM EDT At 225 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near mauk to seminole to centerpoint, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
3/9/2022 9:09 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 3/9/2022 9:19 AM EST The severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern macon county will expire at 915 am est, 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 and heavy rain are still possible with this thunderstorm. a tornado watch remains in effect until 100 pm est for west central georgia.
3/9/2022 8:52 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 3/9/2022 8:58 AM EST At 852 am est, a severe thunderstorm was located over ideal, or 8 miles west of oglethorpe, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, montezuma, ideal, whitewater state park, garden valley and bartlett.
3/9/2022 8:47 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 3/9/2022 8:54 AM EST At 847 am est, a severe thunderstorm was located over murrays crossroads, or near ellaville, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
3/9/2022 8:16 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 3/9/2022 8:23 AM EST At 816 am est, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near ideal, or 8 miles northeast of ellaville, moving northeast at 25 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, ideal and bartlett.
3/9/2022 8:06 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 3/9/2022 8:11 AM EST At 806 am est, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over murrays crossroads, or near ellaville, 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.
12/30/2021 4:50 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 12/30/2021 5:02 PM EST At 450 pm est, a severe thunderstorm was located over butler, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/4/2021 9:15 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 1/22/2022 5:49 AM EDT At 914 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near manchester to near junction city to buena vista to near lumpkin, 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.
4/19/2020 11:22 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 4/19/2020 11:25 AM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for macon county will expire at 1130 am edt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. 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.
4/19/2020 11:03 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 4/19/2020 11:06 AM EDT At 1102 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over bartlett, or near oglethorpe, 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, oglethorpe, montezuma, marshallville, ideal, whitewater state park, fountainville, garden valley, winchester and bartlett.
4/19/2020 10:53 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 4/19/2020 10:56 AM EDT At 1053 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over murrays crossroads, or 7 miles north of ellaville, 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.
4/13/2020 3:01 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 4/13/2020 3:04 AM EDT At 301 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near powerville to near croxton crossroads, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/13/2020 2:18 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 4/13/2020 2:21 AM EDT At 218 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from junction city to near florence marina state park, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/8/2020 6:56 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 4/8/2020 6:59 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for central macon county will expire at 700 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire.
4/8/2020 6:37 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 4/8/2020 6:41 PM EDT At 637 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over whitewater state park, or near oglethorpe, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, oglethorpe, montezuma, marshallville, ideal, whitewater state park, garden valley, winchester and bartlett.
4/8/2020 6:15 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 4/8/2020 6:18 PM EDT At 614 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over rupert, or 10 miles south of butler, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
1/11/2020 6:41 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 1/11/2020 6:44 PM EST At 640 pm est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from tazewell to friendship to centerpoint, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/9/2019 2:38 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 9/9/2019 2:42 PM EDT At 238 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from cedar creel to near ideal, moving southwest 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.
6/7/2019 4:40 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 6/7/2019 4:43 PM EDT At 439 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near charing to near murrays crossroads to ellaville to shiloh, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, americus, butler, ellaville, oglethorpe, ideal, andersonville, new era, fountainville, rupert, la crosse, garden valley, andersonville national historic, clearview, bumphead, bartlett and fickling mill.
6/7/2019 4:12 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 6/7/2019 4:15 PM EDT The national weather service in peachtree city has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. western macon county in west central georgia. southeastern marion county in west central georgia. schley county in west central georgia. Northwestern sumter county in west central georgia.
3/3/2019 5:23 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 3/3/2019 5:27 PM EST The tornado warning for central macon, schley and northwestern sumter counties will expire at 530 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. a tornado watch remains in effect until 800 pm est for west central georgia.
3/3/2019 5:04 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 3/3/2019 5:08 PM EST At 503 pm est, severe thunderstorms capable of producing both tornadoes and extensive straight line wind damage were located over putnam, or near ellaville, moving east at 55 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.
3/3/2019 4:08 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 3/3/2019 4:13 PM EST At 408 pm est, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over tazewell, or 7 miles northeast of buena vista, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated rotation). 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.
7/21/2018 10:21 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 7/21/2018 10:24 AM EDT At 939 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near butler, 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.
7/21/2018 9:39 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 7/21/2018 9:42 AM EDT The national weather service in peachtree city has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. northwestern macon county in west central georgia. northern schley county in west central georgia. taylor county in west central georgia. Until 1030 am edt.
6/10/2018 6:21 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 6/10/2018 6:26 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern macon county will expire at 630 pm edt, 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.
6/10/2018 5:54 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 6/10/2018 5:58 PM EDT At 554 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over ideal, or 9 miles northwest of oglethorpe, 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.
9/22/2017 7:34 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 9/22/2017 7:38 PM EDT At 733 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near rupert, or near butler, moving west at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/3/2017 12:59 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 2/19/2022 2:38 AM EDT At 1259 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near murrays crossroads, or 9 miles north of ellaville, moving northeast 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.
7/9/2016 3:45 PM EDT Multiple trees reported down just north of idea in macon county GA, 0.9 miles S of Ideal, GA
7/9/2016 3:24 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 7/9/2016 3:28 PM EDT At 324 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located 10 miles southwest of butler, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to butler, ideal, rupert, fountainville, mauk and charing.
7/6/2016 2:36 PM EDT Multiple trees and power lines down in idea in macon county GA, 0.2 miles S of Ideal, GA
7/6/2016 2:36 PM EDT Multiple trees down along highway 90 just north of idea in macon county GA, 0.9 miles S of Ideal, GA
7/6/2016 2:36 PM EDT Multiple trees down at the intersection of highway 240 and travelers home church roa in macon county GA, 3.9 miles N of Ideal, GA
7/6/2016 2:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 7/6/2016 2:30 PM EDT At 225 pm edt, severe thunderstormz were located over ideal, or 10 miles south of butler and over ellaville, moving east at 35 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 ellaville, oglethorpe, montezuma, marshallville, ideal, rupert, potterville, garden valley, fountainville, hicks, clearview, bartlett, murrays crossroads, saint louis, walls crossing, winchester and whitewater state park.
6/17/2016 7:56 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 6/17/2016 8:01 PM EDT At 756 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles south of perry to near ideal, 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to oglethorpe, unadilla, montezuma, ideal, dooling, grovania, hayneville, clearview, henderson, bartlett, browndale, grove park, clinchfield, moss oak, elko, whitewater state park and klondike.
12/24/2015 10:11 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 12/24/2015 10:15 PM EST At 1011 pm est, a severe thunderstorm was located near ideal, or 9 miles north of oglethorpe, 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to marshallville, ideal, rupert, potterville, garden valley, hicks, winchester, bartlett and whitewater state park.
12/24/2015 9:45 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 12/24/2015 9:48 PM EST At 944 pm est, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of ideal, or 8 miles north of ellaville, 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to marshallville, ideal, rupert, potterville, garden valley, murrays crossroads, hicks, winchester, bartlett and whitewater state park.
12/24/2015 2:56 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 12/24/2015 2:59 PM EST At 256 pm est, a severe thunderstorm was located near ideal, or 7 miles south of butler, moving northeast 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to butler, marshallville, reynolds, ideal, rupert, potterville, garden valley, hicks and winchester.
7/19/2015 4:48 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 7/19/2015 4:53 PM EDT At 447 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near butler, 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. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to butler, oglethorpe, montezuma, reynolds, ideal, rupert, potterville, garden valley, fountainville, hicks, bartlett, winchester and whitewater state park.
6/23/2015 1:07 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Ideal, GA at 6/23/2015 1:10 PM EDT At 106 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near andersonville, or 7 miles west of oglethorpe, moving southeast at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to oglethorpe, montezuma, ideal, andersonville, fountainville, methvins, andersonville national historic, bumphead, clearview, bartlett, pennington and la crosse.
6/3/2015 2:09 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern macon, central schley and southwestern taylor counties will expire at 215 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 1:33 PM EDT At 133 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located west of ideal, or southwest of butler, 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 ideal, rupert, garden valley, murrays crossroads, fountainville and charing.
4/19/2015 11:45 AM EDT At 1144 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located from 6 miles north of plains to near leslie, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. other locations in the warning include but are not limited to americus, vienna, ellaville, oglethorpe, unadilla, montezuma, byromville, ideal, pinehurst, leslie, andersonville, lilly, dooling, lamar, fountainville, new era, drayton, clearview, bartlett and friendship. a tornado watch remains in effect until 300 pm edt for west central georgia. Possible.
6/3/2013 7:40 PM EDT Roof damage to a mobile home. a few large trees were blown down blocking some roads and causing power outages. pea sized hail was also reporte in macon county GA, 0.2 miles S of Ideal, GA
6/3/2013 7:37 PM EDT A few trees were blown down or snapped off of plantation road. some power lines were down als in macon county GA, 3 miles WSW of Ideal, GA
6/3/2013 7:35 PM EDT Structural damage occurred to a chicken house off of garden valley roa in macon county GA, 3.3 miles SW of Ideal, GA