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 28 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Kaplan, LA on 40 occasions, including 4 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
5/30/2024 11:06 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/30/2024 11:54 PM CDT Svrlch the national weather service in lake charles has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for, iberia parish in south central louisiana, southeastern lafayette parish in south central louisiana, northwestern st. mary parish in south central louisiana, eastern vermilion parish in southwestern louisiana, west central st. martin parish in south central louisiana, * until midnight cdt. * at 1106 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near breaux bridge to erath to near forked island, moving southeast at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/28/2024 4:19 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/28/2024 4:44 PM CDT the severe thunderstorm warning has been cancelled and is no longer in effect
5/28/2024 4:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/28/2024 4:29 PM CDT At 406 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over kaplan, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, lafayette, crowley, scott, rayne, duson, mowata, branch, richard, mire, indian bayou, ridge, and maxie.
5/28/2024 4:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/28/2024 4:29 PM CDT the severe thunderstorm warning has been cancelled and is no longer in effect
5/28/2024 3:50 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/28/2024 4:07 PM CDT Svrlch the national weather service in lake charles has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for, northern iberia parish in south central louisiana, southeastern lafayette parish in south central louisiana, northwestern st. mary parish in south central louisiana, northeastern vermilion parish in southwestern louisiana, southern st. martin parish in south central louisiana, * until 445 pm cdt. * at 350 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pierre part to near cypremort point to near forked island, moving west at 5 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/28/2024 3:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/28/2024 3:40 PM CDT Svrlch the national weather service in lake charles has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for, northwestern lafayette parish in south central louisiana, southeastern jefferson davis parish in southwestern louisiana, acadia parish in southwestern louisiana, northwestern vermilion parish in southwestern louisiana, * until 415 pm cdt. * at 321 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over gueydan, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
5/28/2024 3:04 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/28/2024 3:14 PM CDT Svrlch the national weather service in lake charles has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for, southern lafayette parish in south central louisiana, northeastern vermilion parish in southwestern louisiana, * until 345 pm cdt. * at 304 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over maurice, or 7 miles north of abbeville, moving west 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.
5/16/2024 9:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/16/2024 10:46 PM CDT the severe thunderstorm warning has been cancelled and is no longer in effect
5/16/2024 9:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/16/2024 10:46 PM CDT At 924 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from mire to near meaux to 9 miles south of wright, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). 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, lafayette, crowley, abbeville, scott, breaux bridge, rayne, carencro, kaplan, church point, gueydan, arnaudville, forked island, broussard, youngsville, sunset, erath, delcambre, duson, maurice, and grand coteau.
5/16/2024 9:13 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/16/2024 10:13 PM CDT Svrlch the national weather service in lake charles has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for, northeastern cameron parish in southwestern louisiana, northwestern iberia parish in south central louisiana, lafayette parish in south central louisiana, southeastern jefferson davis parish in southwestern louisiana, south central evangeline parish in central louisiana, acadia parish in southwestern louisiana, northern vermilion parish in southwestern louisiana, northwestern st. martin parish in south central louisiana, southwestern st. landry parish in central louisiana, * until 1000 pm cdt. * at 913 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near maxie to lyons point to 7 miles south of klondike, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
5/13/2024 6:21 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/13/2024 7:02 PM CDT At 620 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near breaux bridge to cade to near delcambre, moving east at 50 mph. these are destructive storms for lafayette and saint martin (radar indicated). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be heavily damaged. expect considerable damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles. extensive tree damage and power outages are likely. locations impacted include, lafayette, new iberia, abbeville, catahoula, scott, breaux bridge, rayne, carencro, st. Martinville, jeanerette, kaplan, church point, arnaudville, avery island, broussard, youngsville, sunset, erath, delcambre, and duson.
5/13/2024 6:11 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/13/2024 10:48 PM CDT At 611 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from cankton to near youngsville to near erath, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). 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. locations impacted include, lafayette, new iberia, abbeville, catahoula, scott, breaux bridge, rayne, carencro, st. Martinville, jeanerette, kaplan, church point, arnaudville, avery island, broussard, youngsville, sunset, erath, delcambre, and duson.
5/13/2024 5:46 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/13/2024 6:43 PM CDT Svrlch the national weather service in lake charles has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for, northwestern iberia parish in south central louisiana, lafayette parish in south central louisiana, acadia parish in southwestern louisiana, northern vermilion parish in southwestern louisiana, northwestern st. martin parish in south central louisiana, southeastern st. landry parish in central louisiana, * until 630 pm cdt. * at 544 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from iota to near lyons point to near wright, moving east at 50 mph. these are destructive storms for southern acadia, southern lafayette, northern vermilion (radar indicated). Hazards include 80 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be heavily damaged. expect considerable damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles. Extensive tree damage and power outages are likely.
5/13/2024 5:18 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 5/13/2024 11:17 PM CDT Svrlch the national weather service in lake charles has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for, northeastern cameron parish in southwestern louisiana, southwestern lafayette parish in south central louisiana, jefferson davis parish in southwestern louisiana, acadia parish in southwestern louisiana, northern vermilion parish in southwestern louisiana, * until 600 pm cdt. * at 517 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near welsh to near thornwell to near creole, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). 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.
4/10/2024 8:14 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/10/2024 10:08 AM CDT Svrlch the national weather service in lake charles has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for, iberia parish in south central louisiana, southern lafayette parish in south central louisiana, st. mary parish in south central louisiana, vermilion parish in southwestern louisiana, central st. martin parish in south central louisiana, * until 915 am cdt. * at 814 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from broussard to 7 miles southwest of intracoastal city to freshwater city, 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.
4/10/2024 7:51 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/10/2024 9:01 AM CDT The storms which prompted the warning have moved out of the area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. a tornado watch remains in effect until 900 am cdt for central, south central and southwestern louisiana.
4/10/2024 7:49 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/10/2024 9:03 AM CDT Svrlch the national weather service in lake charles has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for, iberia parish in south central louisiana, southern lafayette parish in south central louisiana, st. mary parish in south central louisiana, vermilion parish in southwestern louisiana, southern st. martin parish in south central louisiana, * until 845 am cdt. * at 748 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near maurice to 9 miles southwest of forked island to 6 miles southwest of pecan island, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/10/2024 7:02 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/10/2024 7:39 AM CDT Svrlch the national weather service in lake charles has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for, northeastern cameron parish in southwestern louisiana, northwestern iberia parish in south central louisiana, lafayette parish in south central louisiana, eastern jefferson davis parish in southwestern louisiana, southern evangeline parish in central louisiana, acadia parish in southwestern louisiana, northern vermilion parish in southwestern louisiana, northwestern st. martin parish in south central louisiana, st. landry parish in central louisiana, * until 800 am cdt. * at 702 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near elton to near jennings to 9 miles southeast of lacassine national wildlife refuge, moving northeast at 75 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
2/4/2024 6:55 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 2/4/2024 6:58 PM CST At 655 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near lyons point, or 7 miles southeast of crowley, moving south at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include quarter size hail. damage to vehicles is expected
1/25/2024 7:22 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/25/2024 7:30 AM CST The severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern iberia, lafayette, northeastern vermilion and northwestern st. martin parishes will expire at 730 am cst, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. &&.
1/25/2024 6:59 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/25/2024 7:06 AM CST At 658 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near mire to near esther, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, lafayette, new iberia, abbeville, scott, breaux bridge, carencro, st. Martinville, kaplan, forked island, avery island, broussard, youngsville, erath, delcambre, duson, henderson, maurice, loreauville, lydia, and acadiana regional airport.
1/25/2024 6:44 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/25/2024 6:51 AM CST At 644 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near rayne to 6 miles northwest of forked island, 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.
1/25/2024 6:32 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/25/2024 6:40 AM CST At 632 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from morse to 13 miles southwest of wright, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, crowley, rayne, kaplan, gueydan, mermentau, forked island, morse, riceville, wright, indian bayou, lyons point, estherwood, florence landing, and midland.
1/25/2024 6:11 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/25/2024 6:19 AM CST At 611 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near thornwell to 9 miles north of rockefeller wildlife range, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
11/20/2023 8:55 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 11/20/2023 9:00 PM CST At 855 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over kaplan, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
11/20/2023 8:34 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 11/20/2023 8:45 PM CST At 833 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located near wright, or near gueydan, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/8/2023 1:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 9/8/2023 2:00 PM CDT At 153 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from lunita to near westlake to near welsh to near maurice, moving south at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/22/2023 5:22 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 7/22/2023 5:28 PM CDT At 521 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over crowley, 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.
5/10/2023 5:01 PM CDT Power pole snapped. power outages to kaplan. times estimated on rada in vermilion county LA, 0.5 miles NE of Kaplan, LA
4/16/2023 12:10 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/16/2023 12:51 AM CDT At 1209 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from gueydan to 9 miles southwest of forked island to 6 miles southeast of pecan island, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
2/8/2023 4:40 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 2/8/2023 4:51 PM CST At 439 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over mainly rural areas of vermillion parish, near kaplan and gueydan, moving north 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. this dangerous storm will be near, gueydan and wright around 455 pm cst. morse and lyons point around 505 pm cst. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include florence landing and estherwood.
1/24/2023 6:43 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/24/2023 7:19 PM CST At 642 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near kaplan, moving northeast at 60 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, duson, maurice and ridge around 655 pm cst. lafayette around 700 pm cst. scott, carencro and broussard around 705 pm cst. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include milton. this includes the following highways, interstate 10 in louisiana between mile markers 91 and 107. Interstate 49 between mile markers 1 and 7.
12/18/2021 3:59 PM CST Section of a metal roof blown off a home in kaplan. photo received via social medi in vermilion county LA, 0.5 miles NE of Kaplan, LA
10/27/2021 2:55 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 12/29/2021 6:48 PM CDT At 255 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near morganza to near breaux bridge to near pecan island, moving east at 10 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, krotz springs, leonville, arnaudville, melville, freshwater city, forked island, intracoastal city, pecan island, avery island, broussard and youngsville.
10/27/2021 2:24 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 12/29/2021 6:54 PM CDT At 224 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near melville to near lafayette to near pecan island, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
10/27/2021 2:15 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 12/29/2021 6:56 PM CDT At 214 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from palmetto to lafayette to near pecan island, 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. locations impacted include, lafayette, new iberia, opelousas, crowley, abbeville, catahoula, scott, breaux bridge, rayne, carencro, st. Martinville, jeanerette, kaplan, church point, gueydan, krotz springs, leonville, arnaudville, melville and palmetto.
10/27/2021 1:53 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 12/29/2021 7:00 PM CDT At 153 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near grand prairie to duson to near rockefeller wildlife range, 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. locations impacted include, lafayette, new iberia, opelousas, crowley, abbeville, catahoula, scott, breaux bridge, rayne, carencro, ville platte, st. Martinville, jeanerette, kaplan, church point, gueydan, krotz springs, leonville, arnaudville and melville.
10/27/2021 1:30 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 12/29/2021 7:02 PM CDT At 130 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near reddell to near crowley to near rockefeller wildlife range, 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.
10/27/2021 1:00 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 12/29/2021 7:09 PM CDT At 100 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near oakdale to near jennings to near grand chenier, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, lafayette, opelousas, crowley, abbeville, eunice, jennings, scott, rayne, carencro, ville platte, kaplan, church point, mamou, welsh, lake arthur, kinder, basile, oberlin, iota and gueydan.
10/27/2021 12:54 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 12/29/2021 7:19 PM CDT At 1254 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near oakdale to near welsh to grand chenier, moving east at 45 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, lafayette, opelousas, crowley, abbeville, eunice, jennings, scott, rayne, carencro, ville platte, kaplan, church point, mamou, welsh, lake arthur, kinder, basile, oberlin, iota and gueydan.
10/27/2021 12:45 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 12/29/2021 7:19 PM CDT At 1244 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pitkin to near grand chenier, moving east at 45 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, lafayette, opelousas, crowley, abbeville, eunice, jennings, scott, rayne, carencro, ville platte, kaplan, church point, mamou, welsh, iowa, lake arthur, kinder, basile, oberlin and iota.
10/27/2021 12:27 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 12/29/2021 7:22 PM CDT At 1227 pm cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near cravens to near creole, 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.
5/17/2021 2:04 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/20/2022 10:23 AM CDT At 204 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over lyons point, or near kaplan, moving north at 10 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, lyons point around 220 pm cdt. Indian bayou around 230 pm cdt.
4/24/2021 2:33 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/25/2022 6:03 AM CDT At 233 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over erath, or near abbeville, moving east at 65 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, new iberia, abbeville, jeanerette, kaplan, freshwater city, forked island, intracoastal city, cypremort point, avery island, erath, delcambre, loreauville, lydia, acadiana regional airport, jefferson island, sorrel, coteau, henry, cade and meaux.
4/24/2021 2:13 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/25/2022 6:26 AM CDT At 213 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near forked island, moving east at 65 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, new iberia, abbeville, jeanerette, kaplan, freshwater city, forked island, intracoastal city, cypremort point, pecan island, avery island, erath, delcambre, loreauville, lydia, acadiana regional airport, jefferson island, sorrel, coteau, henry and cade.
4/24/2021 1:59 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/25/2022 6:30 AM CDT At 158 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located 11 miles northeast of rockefeller wildlife range, moving east at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings.
4/16/2021 5:00 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/25/2022 5:08 PM CDT At 500 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near cankton to near indian bayou, moving east at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect considerable tree damage. wind damage is also likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. locations impacted include, lafayette, opelousas, abbeville, scott, rayne, carencro, kaplan, church point, leonville, arnaudville, broussard, youngsville, sunset, erath, delcambre, duson, maurice, grand coteau, cankton and meaux. this includes the following highways, interstate 10 in louisiana between mile markers 89 and 107. Interstate 49 between mile markers 1 and 15.
4/16/2021 4:55 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/25/2022 5:08 PM CDT At 455 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near richard to near lyons point, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, lafayette, opelousas, crowley, abbeville, scott, rayne, carencro, kaplan, church point, leonville, arnaudville, broussard, youngsville, sunset, erath, delcambre, duson, maurice, grand coteau and cankton. this includes the following highways, interstate 10 in louisiana between mile markers 82 and 107. Interstate 49 between mile markers 1 and 15.
4/16/2021 4:48 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/25/2022 5:09 PM CDT At 447 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from mowata to near morse, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, lafayette, opelousas, crowley, abbeville, eunice, scott, rayne, carencro, kaplan, church point, iota, gueydan, leonville, arnaudville, broussard, youngsville, sunset, erath, delcambre and duson. this includes the following highways, interstate 10 in louisiana between mile markers 74 and 107. Interstate 49 between mile markers 1 and 15.
4/16/2021 4:33 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/25/2022 5:10 PM CDT At 433 am cdt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near basile to near mermentau, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
3/23/2021 8:53 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/29/2022 3:21 AM CDT At 853 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over wright, or near gueydan, moving east at 40 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, lyons point around 900 am cdt. kaplan around 905 am cdt. meaux and indian bayou around 915 am cdt. abbeville and ridge around 920 am cdt. maurice around 925 am cdt. lafayette around 930 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include milton.
12/19/2020 4:24 PM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/31/2022 9:42 AM CST At 424 pm cst, a severe thunderstorm was located over wright, or near gueydan, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/28/2020 12:03 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/31/2022 2:53 PM CDT At 1203 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over indian bayou, or 8 miles south of rayne, moving southeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, lafayette, crowley, abbeville, scott, rayne, kaplan, broussard, youngsville, duson, maurice, meaux, indian bayou, lyons point, ridge and milton. This includes interstate 10 in louisiana between mile markers 80 and 99.
9/28/2020 11:44 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/31/2022 2:53 PM CDT At 1144 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located over crowley, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
8/27/2020 12:44 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 2/3/2022 4:41 PM CDT At 1243 am cdt, a several thunderstorms, each capable of producing tornados were centered over duson, or near rayne, moving northwest 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.
8/27/2020 12:28 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 2/3/2022 4:42 PM CDT At 1228 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over mowata, or 8 miles northeast of iota, moving northwest at 60 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, lafayette, new iberia, abbeville, scott, breaux bridge, carencro, st. martinville, jeanerette, kaplan and cypremort point. this includes the following highways, interstate 10 in louisiana between mile markers 95 and 110. Interstate 49 between mile markers 1 and 8.
8/27/2020 12:11 AM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 2/3/2022 4:44 PM CDT At 1211 am cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over ridge, or near rayne, moving northwest at 60 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.
8/26/2020 11:41 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 2/3/2022 4:46 PM CDT At 1141 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over erath, or near abbeville, moving northwest at 60 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, youngsville, maurice and meaux around 1150 pm cdt. lafayette, ridge and indian bayou around 1155 pm cdt. duson around 1200 am cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include milton and weeks island.
8/26/2020 11:16 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 2/3/2022 4:48 PM CDT At 1116 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over henry, or 7 miles northeast of intracoastal city, moving northwest at 50 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, esther around 1120 pm cdt. erath around 1125 pm cdt. abbeville around 1130 pm cdt. meaux around 1135 pm cdt. kaplan around 1140 pm cdt. Indian bayou around 1145 pm cdt.
8/26/2020 11:05 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 2/3/2022 4:48 PM CDT At 1104 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near meaux, or near kaplan, moving northwest 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. this dangerous storm will be near, indian bayou and wright around 1115 pm cdt. lyons point around 1120 pm cdt. crowley around 1125 pm cdt. other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include estherwood. This includes interstate 10 in louisiana between mile markers 77 and 86.
8/26/2020 10:47 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 2/3/2022 4:49 PM CDT At 1047 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near intracoastal city, moving northwest 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. this dangerous storm will be near, forked island around 1100 pm cdt. gueydan and wright around 1115 pm cdt. Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include florence landing.
8/26/2020 10:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 2/3/2022 4:53 PM CDT At 1025 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 13 miles south of cypremort point, moving northwest 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. this dangerous storm will be near, intracoastal city around 1050 pm cdt. esther around 1055 pm cdt. Forked island around 1100 pm cdt.
8/26/2020 10:26 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 2/3/2022 4:49 PM CDT At 1025 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 13 miles south of cypremort point, moving northwest 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. this dangerous storm will be near, intracoastal city around 1050 pm cdt. esther around 1055 pm cdt. Forked island around 1100 pm cdt.
4/18/2020 7:07 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/18/2020 7:10 PM CDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern vermilion parish will expire at 715 pm cdt, 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 small hail and gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm.
4/18/2020 6:44 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/18/2020 6:47 PM CDT At 644 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near wright, or 7 miles southeast of gueydan, moving east at 35 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, abbeville, kaplan, gueydan, forked island, erath, maurice, meaux, esther, wright and florence landing.
4/18/2020 6:33 PM CDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 4/18/2020 6:37 PM CDT At 633 pm cdt, a severe thunderstorm was located near gueydan, 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.
1/11/2020 5:39 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/11/2020 5:42 AM CST At 539 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from new era to near evergreen to near cankton to near esther, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, lafayette, new iberia, opelousas, abbeville, catahoula, scott, breaux bridge, rayne, carencro, ville platte, st. Martinville, marksville, kaplan, church point, bunkie, simmesport, krotz springs, leonville, arnaudville and melville.
1/11/2020 5:13 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/11/2020 5:16 AM CST At 513 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles east of deville to near cheneyville to near branch to 6 miles northwest of forked island, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
1/11/2020 4:57 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/11/2020 5:00 AM CST At 457 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near esler regional airport to 14 miles northeast of rockefeller wildlife range, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, lafayette, alexandria, opelousas, pineville, crowley, abbeville, eunice, jennings, scott, rayne, oakdale, carencro, ville platte, marksville, kaplan, church point, bunkie, mamou, lake arthur and basile.
1/11/2020 4:17 AM CST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Kaplan, LA at 1/11/2020 4:20 AM CST At 416 am cst, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near boyce to near grand chenier, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
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