Hail Map for Indianola, IA

The Indianola, IA area has had 7 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 17 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Indianola, IA on 32 occasions, including 6 occasions during the past year.

Name: Indianola, IA
Where Located: 16 miles S of Des Moines, IA
Map: Google Map for Indianola, IA
Population: 14782
Housing Units: 5893
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Indianola, IA

Date / Time Report Details
6/22/2017 11:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 6/22/2017 11:22 PM CDT At 1118 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over pleasantville, or 11 miles northwest of knoxville, 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. Locations impacted include, des moines, norwalk, knoxville, carlisle, pleasantville, southridge mall, des moines int`l airport, knoxville raceway, lake red rock, hartford, swan, sandyville, knoxville municipal airport and elk rock state park.
6/22/2017 11:08 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 6/22/2017 11:13 PM CDT At 1108 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near carlisle, or 7 miles southeast of pleasant hill, 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.
6/15/2017 9:58 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 6/15/2017 10:01 PM CDT At 957 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over des moines int`l airport, or over norwalk, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated. at 9:57pm, a trained weather spotter reported dime size hail near the cumming exit of i-35). 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, des moines, west des moines, indianola, norwalk, pleasant hill, carlisle, southridge mall, iowa state fairgrounds, principal park, des moines int`l airport, cumming, spring hill and walnut woods state park. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 59 and 71. Interstate 235 near mile marker 10.
6/15/2017 9:48 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 6/15/2017 9:51 PM CDT At 948 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near west des moines, moving east at 35 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. locations impacted include, des moines, west des moines, indianola, altoona, waukee, norwalk, pleasant hill, windsor heights, carlisle, van meter, southridge mall, iowa state fairgrounds, principal park, des moines int`l airport, jordan creek town center, iowa events center, cumming, spring hill, badger creek state park and walnut woods state park. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 60 and 72. interstate 80 between mile markers 113 and 121, and between mile markers 123 and 124. Interstate 235 between mile markers 1 and 11.
6/15/2017 9:36 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 6/15/2017 9:42 PM CDT At 936 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near van meter, or 7 miles south of waukee, moving east at 35 mph (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.
5/17/2017 4:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 5/17/2017 5:08 PM CDT At 427 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near carlisle to near knoxville to near lake sundown, moving northeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/17/2017 4:21 PM CDT At 421 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near jefferson to near woodward to near carlisle, 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, des moines, west des moines, urbandale, johnston, clive, indianola, waukee, norwalk, pleasant hill, grimes, perry, adel, windsor heights, carlisle, saylorville, dallas center, southridge mall, jordan creek town center, merle hay mall and iowa events center. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 65 and 72. interstate 80 between mile markers 114 and 136. interstate 235 between mile markers 1 and 12. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central, south central and west central iowa.
5/17/2017 4:17 PM CDT At 415 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles south of jefferson to near grimes to near carlisle, moving north at 60 mph (trained weather spotters. at 410 pm...65 to 70 mph winds were reported in west des moines). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/17/2017 4:13 PM CDT Numerous tree branches of 2" plus down. still have rain with some gusts of 50 to 60 mph. time estimated by rada in warren county IA, 0.5 miles ENE of Indianola, IA
5/17/2017 4:05 PM CDT At 404 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles southwest of indianola to 7 miles southeast of corydon, moving northeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, indianola, chariton, corydon, milo, hartford, russell, allerton, humeston, new virginia, lacona, lucas, garden grove, woodburn, williamson, derby, promise city, ackworth, clio, swan and sandyville. this includes interstate 35 between mile markers 41 and 45. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for south central and central iowa.
5/17/2017 4:03 PM CDT At 402 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles west of coon rapids to 9 miles east of panora to 6 miles southwest of indianola, moving north 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, des moines, west des moines, urbandale, johnston, clive, indianola, waukee, norwalk, pleasant hill, grimes, perry, winterset, adel, audubon, guthrie center, windsor heights, carlisle, saylorville, dallas center and manning. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 47 and 72. interstate 80 between mile markers 98 and 136. interstate 235 between mile markers 1 and 12. A tornado watch remains in effect until 700 pm cdt for central, south central, southwestern and west central iowa.
5/17/2017 3:47 PM CDT At 347 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles south of osceola, moving northeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/17/2017 3:46 PM CDT At 345 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 11 miles north of atlantic to 6 miles southeast of stuart to near lakeside casino, moving north at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/15/2017 10:56 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 4/15/2017 10:59 PM CDT At 1056 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near pleasantville, or 9 miles northeast of indianola, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include, indianola, pella, knoxville, carlisle, pleasantville, knoxville raceway, lake red rock, hartford, harvey, ackworth, swan, sandyville, pella municipal airport, elk rock state park and knoxville municipal airport.
4/15/2017 10:23 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 4/15/2017 10:26 PM CDT At 1023 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near indianola, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
4/15/2017 7:13 PM CDT Tennis Ball sized hail reported 9.8 miles N of Indianola, IA, time estimated from radar. report via social media.
4/15/2017 7:10 PM CDT Half Dollar sized hail reported 12 miles N of Indianola, IA
3/6/2017 7:36 PM CST Nickel hail as well. city of ackworth has no power. in warren county IA, 2.7 miles S of Indianola, IA
3/6/2017 7:16 PM CST Quarter sized hail reported 2 miles SSE of Indianola, IA, .
3/6/2017 7:16 PM CST Nickel hail as well. city of ackworth has no power. in warren county IA, 2.7 miles S of Indianola, IA
3/6/2017 7:12 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 3/6/2017 7:16 PM CST At 712 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over indianola, moving east 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.
3/6/2017 6:55 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 3/6/2017 7:00 PM CST At 653 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near roland to 9 miles north of lakeside casino, moving east at 75 mph (radar indicated. at 6:45pm 67 mph wind was reported at the ames airport. 50-60 mph wind was observed at 6:41pm at the national weather service office in north johnston). 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, des moines, ames, west des moines, ankeny, urbandale, johnston, clive, indianola, altoona, waukee, boone, norwalk, pleasant hill, grimes, perry, nevada, winterset, adel, windsor heights and carlisle. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 44 and 72, and between mile markers 87 and 126. interstate 80 between mile markers 99 and 149. interstate 235 between mile markers 1 and 14. A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 pm cst for central, south central and southwestern iowa.
3/6/2017 6:30 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 3/6/2017 6:35 PM CST At 629 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles north of boone to 7 miles northeast of green valley lake, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
8/11/2016 9:34 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 8/11/2016 9:39 PM CDT At 932 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near carlisle to 10 miles south of indianola to near lakeside casino, moving east at 35 mph (trained weather spotters. at 923pm...a 63 mph gust was reported 2 miles west of murray). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, des moines, indianola, norwalk, osceola, carlisle, monroe, pleasantville, melcher-dallas, lakeside casino, avenue of the saints event center, lake red rock, milo, hartford, murray, st. Charles, new virginia, truro, martensdale, lacona and lorimor.
8/11/2016 9:20 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 8/11/2016 9:23 PM CDT At 920 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near avenue of the saints event center, or 9 miles southwest of indianola, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/13/2016 12:35 PM CDT Trained spotter reports oak tree snapped off at base and other tree damage and branches down in the immediate area. delayed report. time estimated from rada in warren county IA, 12 miles N of Indianola, IA
11/11/2015 3:58 PM CST The severe thunderstorm warning for western story, polk, northern warren, eastern boone and northeastern dallas counties will expire at 400 pm cst, the storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with these thunderstorms. a tornado watch remains in effect until 600 pm cst for south central iowa.
11/11/2015 3:20 PM CST Spotter estimated 60-70 mp in warren county IA, 0.5 miles ENE of Indianola, IA
11/11/2015 3:07 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 11/11/2015 3:10 PM CST At 307 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles northwest of perry to 12 miles northeast of osceola, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
11/11/2015 2:52 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 11/11/2015 2:55 PM CST At 252 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 8 miles south of earlham to near winterset to 7 miles northwest of lakeside casino, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, indianola, winterset, avenue of the saints event center, murray, st. charles, new virginia, truro, martensdale, patterson, st. marys, east peru, bevington, winterset-madison county airport, lake ahquabi state park and murray roadside rest area. this includes the following highways, interstate 35 between mile markers 42 and 59. interstate 80 between mile markers 96 and 99. A tornado watch remains in effect until 600 pm cst for southwestern iowa.
11/11/2015 2:30 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 11/11/2015 2:33 PM CST At 229 pm cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 5 miles north of green valley lake to 14 miles east of creston, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs and outbuildings.
8/2/2015 6:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 8/2/2015 6:24 PM CDT At 621 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles north of melcher-dallas to 7 miles northeast of lakeside casino, 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. locations impacted include, indianola, osceola, avenue of the saints event center, milo, st. charles, new virginia, truro, lacona, st. marys, ackworth, sandyville, otter creek county park and lake ahquabi state park. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 35 and 55.
8/2/2015 6:00 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 8/2/2015 6:03 PM CDT At 559 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles east of indianola to 6 miles southwest of avenue of the saints event center, 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.
8/2/2015 5:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 8/2/2015 5:57 PM CDT At 551 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near carlisle to 5 miles north of avenue of the saints event center, moving southeast at 40 mph (trained weather spotters at 525 pm...60 mph near west des moines). 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, des moines, west des moines, indianola, norwalk, martensdale, cumming, st. marys, spring hill and bevington. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 51 and 66.
8/2/2015 5:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 8/2/2015 5:42 PM CDT At 538 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near norwalk, 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, des moines, west des moines, indianola, norwalk, carlisle, southridge mall, des moines int`l airport, martensdale, cumming, st. marys, bevington, spring hill and walnut woods state park. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 51 and 70.
8/2/2015 5:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 8/2/2015 5:25 PM CDT At 521 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over jordan creek town center, or over west des moines, 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.
7/28/2015 8:39 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 7/28/2015 8:43 PM CDT At 839 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles northwest of melcher-dallas, or 12 miles southeast of indianola, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, indianola, pleasantville, milo, lacona, ackworth, sandyville, otter creek county park and lake ahquabi state park.
7/28/2015 8:28 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 7/28/2015 8:31 PM CDT At 828 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles west of pleasantville, or 7 miles east of indianola, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. locations impacted include, des moines, indianola, norwalk, carlisle, pleasantville, milo, hartford, martensdale, lacona, ackworth, swan, spring hill, sandyville, otter creek county park and lake ahquabi state park. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 59 and 60.
7/28/2015 8:10 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 7/28/2015 8:13 PM CDT At 810 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 5 miles south of southridge mall, or 6 miles north of indianola, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
7/28/2015 5:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 7/28/2015 5:40 PM CDT At 537 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near knoxville raceway, or near knoxville, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Locations impacted include, pella, knoxville, monroe, pleasantville, melcher-dallas, knoxville raceway, lake red rock, milo, hartford, bussey, harvey, hamilton, ackworth, swan, marysville, sandyville, knoxville municipal airport, elk rock state park and pella municipal airport.
7/28/2015 5:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 7/28/2015 5:27 PM CDT At 524 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over pleasantville, or 10 miles northwest of knoxville, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. Siding and trees.
6/25/2015 12:39 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 6/25/2015 12:42 AM CDT At 1239 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles north of avenue of the saints event center, or 7 miles southwest of norwalk, moving southeast at 35 mph (trained weather spotters). Hazards include quarter size hail. Damage to vehicles is expected. locations impacted include, west des moines, indianola, norwalk, avenue of the saints event center, st. charles, new virginia, martensdale, cumming, patterson, st. marys, bevington, spring hill and lake ahquabi state park. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 47 and 66.
6/25/2015 12:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 6/25/2015 12:17 AM CDT At 1213 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over de soto, or 6 miles south of adel, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
6/24/2015 8:43 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 6/24/2015 8:46 PM CDT At 842 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles southeast of avenue of the saints event center, or 13 miles southwest of indianola, moving southeast at 25 mph (trained weather spotters. at 842 pm cdt...golf ball hail was reported in st. charles). Hazards include golf ball size hail. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect damage to roofs, siding, windows and vehicles. locations impacted include, indianola, winterset, osceola, lakeside casino, avenue of the saints event center, st. charles, new virginia, truro, martensdale, lacona, woodburn, patterson, st. marys, east peru, bevington, lake ahquabi state park, otter creek county park and winterset-madison county airport. this includes interstate 35 between mile markers 32 and 57. A tornado watch remains in effect until 200 am cdt for south central iowa.
6/24/2015 8:32 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 6/24/2015 8:35 PM CDT At 831 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near avenue of the saints event center, or 10 miles southeast of winterset, moving southeast at 20 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.
6/10/2015 8:25 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 6/10/2015 8:28 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for warren county will expire at 830 pm cdt, 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. however gusty winds 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 des moines.
6/10/2015 7:57 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 6/10/2015 8:01 PM CDT At 757 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near indianola, moving east 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. locations impacted include, indianola, milo, hartford, new virginia, martensdale, lacona, st. marys, ackworth, bevington, sandyville, lake ahquabi state park and otter creek county park. This includes interstate 35 between mile markers 52 and 57.
6/10/2015 7:37 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Indianola, IA at 6/10/2015 7:40 PM CDT At 737 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 6 miles east of avenue of the saints event center, or 7 miles southwest of indianola, moving east 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.
6/30/2014 1:41 PM CDT Estimated 60 mph wind... heavy rain and small limbs down. indianola fd via micr in warren county IA, 1 miles E of Indianola, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Trees and power lines down. estimated 60 to 70 mph winds. wind blows for several minute in warren county IA, 0.5 miles ENE of Indianola, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Half Dollar sized hail reported 2.9 miles SW of Indianola, IA, quarter to 1/2 dollar size hail
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Half Dollar sized hail reported 2 miles SE of Indianola, IA, mostly half dollar sized hail with one golf ball sized stone.
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 0.5 miles ENE of Indianola, IA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 0.5 miles ENE of Indianola, IA