Hail Map for Kaplan, LA

The Kaplan, LA area has had 3 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 7 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Kaplan, LA on 29 occasions, including 2 occasions during the past year.

Name: Kaplan, LA
Where Located: 21.8 miles SW of Lafayette, LA
Map: Google Map for Kaplan, LA
Population: 4600
Housing Units: 2144
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Kaplan, LA

Date / Time Report Details
5/19/2019 7:02 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/19/2019 7:05 AM CDT At 702 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from cecilia to near youngsville to near kaplan, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, lafayette, new iberia, abbeville, catahoula, scott, breaux bridge, carencro, st. Martinville, kaplan, broussard, youngsville, erath, delcambre, maurice, loreauville, wright, acadiana regional airport, jefferson island, coteau and henry.
5/19/2019 6:32 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/19/2019 6:35 AM CDT At 631 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near arnaudville to indian bayou to gueydan, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/4/2019 8:42 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/4/2019 8:46 AM CDT At 842 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over delcambre, or near avery island, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/4/2019 8:39 AM CDT Report from broadcast media of multiple trees blown down on some electrical line in vermilion county LA, 0.4 miles NW of Kaplan, LA
4/4/2019 7:55 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/4/2019 7:58 AM CDT At 755 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near kaplan, 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.
4/4/2019 7:45 AM CDT Quarter sized hail reported 0.4 miles NW of Kaplan, LA, numerous media reports of hail in kaplan.
4/4/2019 7:45 AM CDT Media reports trees blown down... one fell on a house. powerlines were blown down as wel in vermilion county LA, 0.4 miles NW of Kaplan, LA
4/4/2019 7:27 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/4/2019 7:31 AM CDT At 727 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near wright, or near gueydan, 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. Locations impacted include, kaplan, gueydan, forked island, klondike, riceville, esther, wright, lyons point and florence landing.
4/4/2019 6:54 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/4/2019 6:57 AM CDT At 654 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles southeast of lowry, or 9 miles southwest of klondike, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
12/27/2018 11:14 AM CST Social media photo of roof blown off of a trailer and onto an adjacent vehicle on south frederick ave. in kaplan. time estimated by rada in vermilion county LA, 1 miles NNW of Kaplan, LA
11/1/2018 1:08 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 11/1/2018 1:14 AM CDT At 108 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from lowry to near grand chenier, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/14/2018 7:05 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/14/2018 7:09 AM CDT At 705 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near youngsville to near freshwater city, 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.
5/3/2017 12:02 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/3/2017 12:05 PM CDT At 1202 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lafayette to esther, 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, lafayette, scott, rayne, kaplan, forked island, sunset, duson, cankton, meaux, mire, indian bayou and ridge. A tornado watch remains in effect until 500 pm cdt for south central, central and southwestern louisiana.
5/3/2017 11:11 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/3/2017 11:15 AM CDT At 1111 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from iota to near lowry, 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.
5/3/2017 8:50 AM CDT Emergency management relayed report of property damage... windows broken and siding torn on at least one structure. possible tornado damage. time estimate in vermilion county LA, 26.4 miles NNE of Kaplan, LA
5/3/2017 8:49 AM CDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 26.4 miles NNE of Kaplan, LA
4/30/2017 6:35 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/30/2017 6:42 AM CDT At 634 am cdt, scattered severe thunderstorms were scattered across the warned area, moving northeast at 45 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.
4/30/2017 1:24 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/30/2017 1:27 AM CDT At 123 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near alexandria international airport to near glenmora to near duralde to 7 miles east of grand chenier, 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.
8/12/2016 8:01 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 8/12/2016 8:05 PM CDT At 801 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near lowry to 9 miles south of gueydan to near abbeville to near broussard, moving south at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, lafayette, new iberia, abbeville, st. Martinville, jeanerette, kaplan, gueydan, forked island, intracoastal city, pecan island, avery island, klondike, broussard, youngsville, erath, delcambre, maurice, esther, coteau and acadiana regional airport.
8/12/2016 7:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 8/12/2016 7:48 PM CDT At 744 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near thornwell to near klondike to near maurice to near breaux bridge, moving south at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. locations impacted include, lafayette, new iberia, crowley, abbeville, jennings, scott, breaux bridge, rayne, carencro, st. Martinville, jeanerette, kaplan, lake arthur, gueydan, arnaudville, mermentau, forked island, pecan island, klondike and intracoastal city.
8/12/2016 7:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 8/12/2016 7:19 PM CDT At 715 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pine island to near jennings to near mire to leonville, moving south at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
5/19/2016 8:19 PM CDT Public reports 65 mph wind gust measured with personal weather station...id c2220. trees were snapped from the gus in vermilion county LA, 1.9 miles NNW of Kaplan, LA
4/30/2016 10:39 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/30/2016 10:43 AM CDT At 1039 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near swords to mire to riceville, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, lafayette, opelousas, crowley, eunice, scott, rayne, carencro, kaplan, church point, gueydan, leonville, arnaudville, sunset, port barre, duson, washington, grand coteau, morse, cankton and branch.
4/30/2016 10:29 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/30/2016 10:34 AM CDT At 1028 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near richard to rayne to near klondike, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, lafayette, opelousas, crowley, eunice, scott, rayne, carencro, kaplan, church point, gueydan, leonville, arnaudville, sunset, port barre, duson, washington, grand coteau, morse, cankton and branch.
4/30/2016 10:08 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/30/2016 10:11 AM CDT At 1007 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near mowata to near crowley to near lowry, moving east at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
4/27/2016 9:29 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/27/2016 9:34 AM CDT At 928 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from kaplan to near freshwater city to 20 miles south of pecan island, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
4/27/2016 9:15 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/27/2016 9:19 AM CDT At 914 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from wright to 6 miles southwest of pecan island, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Locations impacted include, lafayette, crowley, abbeville, scott, rayne, kaplan, gueydan, mermentau, forked island, intracoastal city, pecan island, freshwater city, broussard, youngsville, erath, delcambre, duson, maurice, morse and riceville.
4/27/2016 8:38 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/27/2016 8:41 AM CDT At 837 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from lowry to 7 miles southwest of rockefeller wildlife range, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
3/18/2016 2:09 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 3/18/2016 2:12 PM CDT At 208 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over lyons point, or 7 miles northwest of kaplan, moving north at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
2/15/2016 2:51 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 2/15/2016 2:55 PM CST At 251 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over morse, or near mermentau, 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.
5/27/2015 8:59 AM CDT At 858 am cdt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near krotz springs to near forked island, moving east at 30 mph. penny size hail may also accompany the damaging winds. locations impacted include, lafayette, new iberia, opelousas, abbeville, catahoula, scott, breaux bridge, carencro, st. martinville, kaplan, krotz springs, leonville, arnaudville, melville, palmetto, forked island, pecan island, intracoastal city, avery island and freshwater city.
5/27/2015 8:32 AM CDT At 831 am cdt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near palmetto to near wright, and moving east at 40 mph. penny size hail may also accompany the damaging winds.
5/27/2015 8:08 AM CDT At 807 am cdt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from cheneyville to 12 miles southeast of cameron, moving southeast at 25 mph. locations impacted include, opelousas, crowley, eunice, jennings, rayne, ville platte, marksville, kaplan, church point, bunkie, mamou, lake arthur, simmesport, iota, gueydan, moreauville, mermentau, palmetto, morrow and bordelonville.
5/27/2015 7:27 AM CDT At 726 am cdt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near poland to cameron, and moving southeast at 25 mph.
4/25/2015 11:14 AM CDT At 1114 am cdt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail up to ping pong ball size and destructive winds in excess of 70 mph, with the greatest threat of this from pecan island to intracoastal city. these storms were located along a line extending from near erath to near freshwater city to 24 miles southwest of pecan island, moving east at 50 mph. locations impacted include, abbeville, franklin, jeanerette, cypremort point, pecan island, forked island, avery island, intracoastal city, freshwater city, baldwin, erath, delcambre, charenton, cote blanche island, esther, henry, lydia, sorrel, glencoe and weeks island.
4/25/2015 11:12 AM CDT At 1112 am cdt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near atchafalaya national wildlife refuge to near loreauville to erath, moving southeast at 30 mph. locations impacted include, lafayette, new iberia, abbeville, catahoula, scott, breaux bridge, carencro, st. martinville, jeanerette, kaplan, krotz springs, leonville, arnaudville, broussard, youngsville, sunset, erath, port barre, duson and henderson.
4/25/2015 11:01 AM CDT At 1100 am cdt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing half dollar size hail and destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from 6 miles west of forked island to near pecan island to 24 miles south of rockefeller wildlife range, and moving east at 60 mph.
4/25/2015 10:42 AM CDT At 1042 am cdt, doppler radar indicated a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 mph. these storms were located along a line extending from near grand coteau to near breaux bridge to wright, and moving east at 40 mph.
4/19/2015 11:52 PM CDT At 1149 pm cdt, doppler radar indicated a large area of strong winds of 50 to 70 mph with light to moderate rain across eastern jeff davis and northern vermilion parishes. this area will continue to move east at 40 mph, and affect the remainder of south central louisiana for the next hour and a half.
4/19/2015 11:52 PM CDT At 1149 pm cdt, doppler radar indicated a large area of strong winds of 50 to 70 mph with light to moderate rain across eastern jeff davis and northern vermilion parishes. this area will continue to move east at 40 mph, and affect the remainder of south central louisiana for the next hour and a half.
4/19/2015 11:52 PM CDT At 1149 pm cdt, doppler radar indicated a large area of strong winds of 50 to 70 mph with light to moderate rain across eastern jeff davis and northern vermilion parishes. this area will continue to move east at 40 mph, and affect the remainder of south central louisiana for the next hour and a half.
5/10/2013 4:08 AM CDT Public reports estimated winds in of 55 mph and tree branches down greater than 2 inches in diameter on n. montgomery ave and w. 2nd st on the west side of kapla in vermilion county LA, 0.4 miles NW of Kaplan, LA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Half Dollar sized hail reported 0.4 miles NW of Kaplan, LA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Storm damage reported in vermilion county LA, 0.4 miles NW of Kaplan, LA